Engineering News | Consulting Engineers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/consulting-engineers-1 Sat, 20 Jul 2019 05:27:48 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Industry body discusses challenges at hand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-discusses-challenges-at-hand-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522743 1561444569 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805261_resized_consultingcesafidicgama20191022.jpg CLUED-UP CONSULTING Delegates attending the FIDIC GAMA event spoke of infrastructure procurement and funding models 511 287 Consulting engineering remains under pressure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineering-remains-under-the-pump-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522752 1561444569 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805279_resized_consultingnyeletigautrainbridge0619.jpg BRIDGING THE GAP Building bridges for the Gautrain are but a few projects in Nyeleti’s portfolio 511 287 Sporting complex completed two years early https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sporting-complex-completed-two-years-early-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522705 1561444568 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805181_resized_consultingaecomjapoma06191022.jpg TRACK RECORD The stadium was built in record time as a multifaceted sporting facility and arts and culture hub 511 287 Prospect of reinvestment brings hope to sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prospect-of-reinvestment-brings-hope-to-sector-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522695 1561444568 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805142_resized_consultingengvisreddymdsrkconsulting06191022.jpg VIS REDDY South Africa has a good record in terms of managing tailings dams, even with the risks involved 511 287 WSP remains proactive in slow market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wsp-remains-proactive-in-slow-market-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522726 1561444569 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805212_resized_consultingwspzimbabwepower06191022.jpg GRID GANG The WSP team working on improving the power grid in Zimbabwe 511 287 ZEAL Engineering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zeal-engineering-2019-06-28 Creamer Media Reporter Consulting Engineers Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523658 1561453684 1561672800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807221_resized_substationview1022.jpg 511 287 Company recognised for upliftment project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-company-recognised-for-community-upliftment-project-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522720 1562137223 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805192_resized_consultingboschbuilding06191022.jpg LAYING A FOUNDATION The company hopes to educate young unemployed people with its new programme 511 287 Beton-Lab cc https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/beton-lab-cc-2019-04-05 Creamer Media Reporter Consulting Engineers Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515971 1559634783 1559858400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790905_resized_p11303781022.jpg 511 287 Trafo Power Solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trafo-power-solutions-2019-04-05 Creamer Media Reporter Consulting Engineers Mon, 29 Apr 2019 12:05:00 +0200 515972 1556532338 1556532300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790919_resized_trafoversion11022.jpg 511 287 Digital tech can improve client and project interaction https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-tech-can-improve-client-and-project-interaction-2019-03-20 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514794 1554188457 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788369_resized_mathieuduplooywsp0320191022.jpg MATHIEU DU PLOOY WSP’s focus on the African continent is more sector-based than geographical. We will follow the countries where the need is pressing 511 287 Consulting firm shifts to public-sector partner role https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-firm-shifts-to-public-sector-partner-role-2019-03-20 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514844 1554188457 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788500_resized_aurecongreenstarratingsmall1022.jpg GREEN BUILDINGS The next for green buildings will be the integration the Internet of Things and consistent use of technology through the life cycle of an asset 511 287 SME politics hindering civil projects, says consulting firm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sme-politics-hindering-civil-projects-consulting-firm-2019-03-20 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514853 1554188457 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788519_resized_canalrehabilitationhysoncells0320191022.jpg SME OPPORTUNITIES The most successful projects in which Hyson Cells has been involved are where women-owned teams have been employed 511 287 Emphasis on STEM subjects at schools vital https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/introduction-of-technical-subjects-at-high-schools-long-overdue-2019-03-22 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514953 1554188458 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788744_resized_hatchonthejobtraining0320191022.jpg MEANINGFUL CONTRIBUTION Companies should create an inclusive environment for employees to enable them to contribute to the company and community 511 287 Education important for future of industry – Cesa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-important-for-future-of-industry-cesa-2019-03-14 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514343 1554460949 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787432_resized_nereshpathercesapresident0319cm1022.jpg NERESH PATHER It’s pointless watching technology pass us by - reinventing, retooling and reskilling people will place the industry in a position to embrace technology 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77774_2019-03-12_cesa_-_2.mp4101388428Consulting Engineers South Africa president Neresh Pather & Gauteng Road & Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi discuss education and technology in consulting engineering. Camerawork and Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Consulting Engineers South Africa president Neresh Pather & Gauteng Road & Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi discuss education and technology in consulting engineering. Camerawork and Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Uptick in demand for water-sector consulting https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uptick-in-demand-for-water-sector-consulting-2019-03-20 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514812 1555058104 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788418_resized_matzikammamunicipality0320191022.jpg THE MATZIKAMMA MUNICIPALITY The Matzikamma municipality coastline was deemed suitable for land-based aquaculture farming 511 287 Capitalising on Big Data and analytics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/capitalising-on-big-data-and-analytics-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489735 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733220_resized_consultingengineersworleyparsonmohamedmadhi0620181022.jpg MOHAMED MADHI Advisian assists companies in understanding how to tap into and use the big data concept by developing a comprehensive map of all data flows available 511 287 Local firm emphasises project collaboration https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-firm-emphasises-collaboration-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489718 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733190_resized_consultingengineerspwctower0620181022.jpg TWISTED TOWER Arup highlights the PwC Tower as an example of what collaborative design can achieve 511 287 Service expansion expected to promote geographical expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/service-expansion-expected-to-promote-geographical-expansion-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489673 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733024_resized_consultingengineersboscheastafricaexposureofbuildingfoundations0620181022.jpg GERTRUDES GARDEN CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL The project began in April this year and is scheduled for completion in mid-2020 511 287 First half of 2018 takes its toll on the industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-half-of-2018-takes-its-toll-on-the-industry-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489685 1530258567 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733086_resized_johannesburgjhbinnercity80740209duane1022.jpeg VALUE-FOR-MONEY CONSIDERATIONS Cesa is calling on government to perform proper value-for-money considerations during the infrastructure professional services procurement process 511 287 Mining downturn results in profile expansion for consulting firm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mining-downturn-results-in-profile-expansion-for-consulting-firm-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489675 1530258621 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733033_resized_consultingengineersmedupi0620181022.jpg MEDUPI POWER STATION SRK Consulting’s scope of work at the Medupi power station is due for completion in December 511 287 Innovative approaches deployed to overcome industry hardship https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-approaches-deployed-to-overcome-industry-hardship-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489676 1530258774 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733046_resized_consultingengineersmathieuduplooy0620181022.jpg MATHIEU DU PLOOY Consulting firms are looking to differentiate themselves and build strong relationships in the industry to remain a professional service provider of choice 511 287 Laser equipment extends design possibilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-equipment-exstends-design-possibilities-2018-06-20 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490212 1530620793 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737670_resized_consultingengineeringwaren06181022.jpg WARNE RIPPON Allied Steelrode’s LT20 leverages the full engineering and design potential of tubular steel 511 287 MoU to facilitate efficient engineering services, procurement processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mou-to-facilitate-efficient-engineering-services-procurement-processes-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481433 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Civil engineering shifts towards creative sphere https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-engineering-shifts-towards-creative-sphere-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481398 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714709_resized_laptoplegobloomberg03181022.jpg TECHNOLOGICAL SHIFT Digital technology has changed the way engineers work, and has enhanced the complexity of solutions they can produce 511 287 Efficiency certification achieved for new project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consultancy-achieves-edge-preliminary-certification-for-balwins-polo-fields-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481532 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714931_resized_polofieldslifestylecentre1creditlytarchitects1022.jpg SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT The Polo Fields is a massive development of 1 512 apartment units that will be located in the Waterfall precinct, in Midrand 511 287 Firm reiterates Africa’s importance as strategic region https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-infrastructure-firm-reiterates-africas-importance-as-strategic-region-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481439 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714926_resized_temaportexpansionproject102016aecom1022.jpg AFRICAN OPPORTUNITIES One area of opportunity in Africa is Ghana where Aecom is overseeing construction of the $1.5-billion Tema port Expansion Project 511 287 Sustainable strategy engenders results https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-strategy-engenders-results-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481552 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714997_resized_lesothohighlandswaterprojectkatsedam05091022.jpg PROJECT EXPERTISE Knight Piésold is involved in a number of large-scale projects, including the second stage of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project 511 287 SBS Tanks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sbs-tanks-2018-04-06 Creamer Media Reporter Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482375 1522746149 1522965600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717576_resized_img73541022.jpg 511 287 Company brings consulting engineering into digital age https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-brings-consulting-engineering-into-digital-age-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455673 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657501_resized_sithole.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/69508_2017-05-25_haskoningdhv_-_hd_web.mp436091739Royal HaskoningDHV South Africa MD Salani Sithole discusses the influence of digitalisation in the consulting engineering sector. Camerawork and Editing: Darlene Creamer. Royal HaskoningDHV South Africa MD Salani Sithole discusses the influence of digitalisation in the consulting engineering sector. Camerawork and Editing: Darlene Creamer. Consulting engineering industry must become resilient https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineering-industry-must-become-resilient-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455431 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656572_resized_construction101022bloomberg.jpg GOOD BUSINESS SENSE The only way to develop sustainable infrastructure in Africa is through partnerships between international and local companies 511 287 Engineers must become indispensable during challenging times https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineers-must-become-indispensable-during-challenging-times-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455423 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Partnerships key to sustaining consulting engineering sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnerships-key-to-sustaining-consulting-engineering-sector-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455428 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company leads by example in new green premises https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-leads-by-example-in-new-green-premises-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455618 1498807427 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657026_resized_wspafricamathieuduplooy0620171022.jpg MATHIEU DU PLOOY South Africa has a very strong environmental stance, supported by powerful legislation 511 287 Company celebrates 70 years of success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-celebrates-70-years-of-success-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455669 1498808295 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New construction contracts aim to reduce uncertainty https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-construction-contracts-aim-to-reduce-uncertainty-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455619 1498808669 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Park upgrades provide community upliftment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/park-upgrades-provide-community-upliftment-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455531 1498818724 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656791_resized_aruppetersonpark0620171022.jpeg UPGRADED RECREATIONAL ENVIORNEMENT In 2015, the Johannesburg Development Agency initiated a project to uplift the Norwood area that included the upgrade of Paterson Park 511 287 Consulting engineer develops process for projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineer-develops-process-for-projects-2017-04-07 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446846 1491224898 1491516000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000635791_resized_evertjacobs032017hatchessg1022.jpg EVERT JACOBS The PLP embodies our complete approach and tools to deliver projects throughout their life cycle 511 287 Development projects a core part of business https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/development-projects-a-core-part-of-business-2017-04-07 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446783 1491224898 1491516000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000634825_resized_childrenunderpump032017jgafrika1022.jpg SUSTAINABLE IMPLEMENTATION Rural areas are being targeted for the project as they have been poorly serviced in the past 511 287