Engineering News | Consulting Engineers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/consulting-engineers Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:08:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Broad stakeholder engagement necessary to effect 'new dawn' – Cesa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/broad-stakeholder-engagement-necessary-to-effect-new-dawn-cesa-2019-05-29 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Wed, 29 May 2019 16:34:00 +0200 521220 1559141870 1559140440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801867_resized_chriscampbellcesa11181022.jpg Cesa CEO Chris Campbell 511 287 PwC Southern Africa appoints first black female CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pwc-southern-africa-appoints-first-black-female-ceo-2019-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 23 May 2019 11:33:00 +0200 520657 1558604456 1558603980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800681_resized_pwcsouthernafricaceoshirleymachaba0520191022.jpg PwC Southern Africa CEO Shirley Machaba 511 287 Firm well-positioned for business in Botswana and Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-firm-well-positioned-for-infrastructure-development-in-botswana-and-africa-2019-05-03 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517527 1556526123 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794300_resized_adaconsultingairportjunction05181022.jpg DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT Last year, ADA Consulting Engineers completed work for the extension of the Airport Junction shopping centre, in Gaborone 511 287 Hatch attains Level 1 empowerment rating https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hatch-attains-level-1-empowerment-rating-2019-04-23 Marleny Arnoldi CONSULTING ENGINEERS Tue, 23 Apr 2019 10:27:00 +0200 517777 1556008503 1556008020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794872_resized_beebusinessconfidenceeconomic310220915duane.jpg 511 287 Plan required for uptake of 4IR in power sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plan-required-for-uptake-of-4ir-in-power-sector-2019-04-19 Mamaili Mamaila Consulting Engineers Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516529 1555572027 1555624800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 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 Company expects opportunities in water infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expects-opportunities-in-water-infrastructure-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513012 1552313818 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784614_resized_waterengineeringbloomberg313294052130620171022.jpg WATER MANAGEMENT Brimis Engineering aims to establish a fully functioning water management consultancy division 511 287 Lesedi exploring opportunities in Africa at PEWA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lesedi-exploring-opportunities-in-africa-at-pewa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513253 1552313821 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784940_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg SHANE PEREIRA Lesedi continues to support Eskom in providing electricity to South Africa 511 287 Company offers technology to mitigate floods https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-technology-to-mitigate-floods-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513072 1552570188 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784575_resized_flooding03191022.jpg FLOODING ISSUES There should be an emphasis on how urban areas are planned because if infrastructure is not adequately designed, flooding will present problems 511 287 Variable climate presents challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/variable-climate-presents-challenges-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512971 1555058117 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784394_resized_erosion03191022.jpg RIVERBANK EROSION Severe erosion is taking place in South African rivers, with sheer walls and embankments a sure sign of material being washed downstream 511 287 Labour broking not a dying breed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/labour-broking-not-a-dying-breed-2019-02-22 Halima Frost Contructural Engineering Association Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510877 1550561189 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779654_resized_cealbdlabour02191022.jpg LABOUR LINEUP Labour broking is still a viable option for many short-term projects 511 287 Promising growth in construction sector brings hope for 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/promising-growth-in-constructional-sector-brings-hope-for-2019-2019-02-22 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510872 1550561188 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779646_resized_ceaexecutivechairsanthonyboylouisbreckenridge02191022.jpg PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE Anthony Boy and Louis Breckenridge speak of their hopes for the future 511 287 BBE Group air-cooling consulting crucial to African mining prospects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbe-group-air-cooling-consulting-crucial-to-african-mining-prospects-2019-02-08 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511017 1551086157 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779982_resized_minecoolingsystem0220191022.jpg TRANSCONTINENTAL AFRICA FOCUS We’re not considering entering the HVAC industry locally we are staying in our market - where people fear to tread 511 287 M&R expects significant improvement in interim HEPS https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-expects-significant-improvement-in-interim-heps-2019-02-19 Nadine James CONSTRUCTION Tue, 19 Feb 2019 15:59:00 +0200 512046 1550586141 1550584740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cesa optimistic after president’s address https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-optimistic-after-presidents-address-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510045 1549952198 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777864_resized_nereshpathercesa0119dylan1022.jpg NERESH PATHER Procurement policies need to be formulated to embrace the long-term needs of projects 511 287 Operations to be ramped up at edible-oil plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/operations-to-be-ramped-up-at-edible-oil-plant-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510049 1549952198 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777874_resized_civilengadacons02191022.jpg NO CROP CIRCLE The circular foundation where the storage silos will be placed can be seen from an aerial view of the plant 511 287 Continental optimises tyre test with driverless test vehicle https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continental-optimises-tyre-test-with-self-driving-test-vehicle-2019-01-31 Cameron Mackay Rubber Manufacturing & Products Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510248 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778357_resized_continentalcruisingchauffeur1220181022.jpg DRIVERLESS NAVIGATION The driverless vehicle pilots the testing route with a GPS-supported satellite navigation system 511 287 Green solution used for retaining walls https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-solution-used-for-retaining-walls-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510237 1550219893 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778316_resized_civilengfibertex02191022.jpg RETAINING THE GREENERY A green-wall solution was found to make retaining walls more aesthetically pleasing 511 287 Concrete paver launched at Las Vegas Expo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concrete-paver-launched-at-las-vegas-expo-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510247 1550220027 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778343_resized_wirtgen20paver02191022.jpg PAVING THE WAY The mobile paver has a 3D integrated control system for varying offset applications 511 287 Cesa president calls for increased transparency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-president-calls-for-increased-transparency-2019-01-30 Simone Liedtke CONSULTING ENGINEERS Wed, 30 Jan 2019 15:23:00 +0200 510086 1548914661 1548854580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777958_resized_consultingengineersnareshpatherpresident012019dylanslater1022.jpg Consulting Engineers South Africa (Cesa) president Neresh Pather 511 287 Integrated engineering supply chains require small and large firms https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-engineering-supply-chains-require-small-and-large-firms-2019-01-25 Schalk Burger Engineering Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508533 1548081100 1548367200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company focused on agriculture https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-focused-on-agriculture-2019-01-10 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508246 1548081095 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773904_resized_agrismartsolutionnampo05181022.jpg AGRI-SMART SOLUTION The joint venture will bring the most essential spare products closer to farmers, in order to satisfy their maintenance needs for bearings and agricultural products 511 287 Expanded products portfolio leads to new opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expanded-products-portfolio-leads-to-new-opportunities-2019-01-08 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507929 1548081094 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773190_resized_bearingsproductgroup1120181022.jpg FENNER PRODUCT GROUP 2018 The extended scope has put BMG in a position to deal with conveyors clients 511 287 Project helps industry achieve energy and cost savings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-helps-industry-achieve-energy-and-cost-savings-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507433 1548081092 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772249_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg1022.jpg INSPECTION The IEE project calculates boiler plant and heat exchanger efficiencies, quantifies boiler and system losses, and establishes the cost of steam generation 511 287 Mott MacDonald appoints Liz King MD for Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mott-macdonald-appoints-liz-king-md-for-africa-2019-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia CONSULTANCY Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:16:00 +0200 509457 1548253149 1548252960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cornubia bridge opened to traffic https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cornubia-bridge-opened-to-traffic-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506058 1544765488 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769264_resized_cornubiabridgeroyalhaskoningdhv1022.jpg ONE STRUCTURE The Cornubia bridge forms one structure, carrying six mixed-use traffic lanes as well as pedestrian sidewalks and two bus lanes 511 287 E Cape project to be completed in July 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-cape-project-to-be-completed-in-july-2019-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506268 1544765524 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sci-Ba reports increase in demand for green-tech advice https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scientific-consulting-sees-increase-in-green-technologies-and-sustainability-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger CONSULTANCY SERVICES Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504599 1543910550 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Dion Shango appointed PwC Africa CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dion-shango-appointed-pwc-africa-ceo-2018-12-06 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 06 Dec 2018 11:14:00 +0200 506747 1544106025 1544087640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770694_resized_dionshangojoburgindaba1018dylan1022.jpg PwC South Africa CEO Dion Shango appointed Africa CEO from July 2019 511 287 Two South African entrepreneurs shortlisted for Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-south-african-entrepreneurs-shortlisted-for-africa-prize-for-engineering-innovation-2018-12-04 Simone Liedtke ENTREPRENEURS Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:01:00 +0200 506498 1543921630 1543921260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770179_resized_entrepreneurneohutiripeleboxsmartlockers1220181022.jpg Pelebox Smart Locker system developer Neo Hutiri 511 287 Virtual, augmented reality now part of construction processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/virtual-augmented-reality-part-of-construction-processes-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger Engineering Design Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505298 1543237343 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Firm’s design breathes new life into industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/specialised-faade-design-breathes-new-life-into-industry-finalist-at-2018-steel-awards-2018-11-23 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504078 1542699152 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764974_resized_steelgrainsilohotelandartmuseumtessabrunette112018arup1022.jpg CROWN JEWEL The V&A Grain Silo Complex project was once an agricultural silo for grain storage, and is now features prominently in the silo district development 511 287