Engineering News | Water Engineering and Infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/water-engineering-and-infrastructure Fri, 19 Jul 2019 19:08:20 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Calculator to estimate daily water use https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calculator-to-estimate-daily-water-use-2019-06-19 Mc'Kyla Nortje Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523082 1561992046 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Water-crisis conditions hold serious implications and challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-crisis-conditions-hold-serious-implications-and-challenges-2019-06-21 Mc'Kyla Nortje Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523357 1561992048 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806654_resized_haninevandeventeraecom0620191022.jpg HANINE VAN DEVENTER Private-sector companies are seldom knowledgeable or equipped to deal with water-crisis interventions on a regular basis 511 287 R341-million set aside to overhaul infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r341-million-set-aside-to-overhaul-wastewater-treatment-infrastructure-2019-06-21 Mc'Kyla Nortje Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523363 1561992048 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806852_resized_erwatwernerpumps0620191022.jpg PUMP IT UP The truck-mounted jetting units built by Werner South Africa Pumps and Equipment will assist ERWAT to save the Vaal River 511 287 Infrastructure backlog provides growth opportunities for company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-planning-backlog-provides-growth-opportunities-for-company-2019-06-19 Cameron Mackay Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523087 1561992047 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805973_resized_aecomwernercomrie0620191022.jpg WERNER COMRIE Collaboration between the public and private sectors is long overdue. We have to use our collective knowledge to solve the challenges going forward 511 287 South Africa water supply not keeping up with developments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-water-supply-not-keeping-up-2019-06-21 Mc'Kyla Nortje Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523434 1561992048 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Globalisation an export opportunity for local valves manufacturer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/globalisation-an-export-opportunity-for-local-valves-manufacturer-2019-06-24 Mc'Kyla Nortje Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523565 1561992049 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807015_resized_avengdfcvalve0620191022.jpg GLOBAL COMPETITIVENESS South Africans should be proud that locally manufactured products can compete in the global market 511 287 Two water tanks installed at water treatment plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-water-tanks-installed-at-water-treatment-plant-2019-07-05 Mc'Kyla Nortje Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524803 1562576113 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 R&D provides solutions for water management problems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rd-provides-solutions-for-water-management-problems-2018-10-12 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499543 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756393_resized_mixtecmixer09181022.jpg HIGH-QUALITY Mixtec is known for producing mixers to the latest international standards and quality controls 511 287 Energy efficient pumps solve water challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficient-pumps-solve-water-challenges-2018-10-12 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499923 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756820_resized_grundfospumps50915duane10222.jpg OPTIMISATION Grundfos energy efficient pumps can save up to 50% of energy 511 287 Engineering firm acquires valve test bench https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpumalanga-engineering-firm-acquires-valve-test-bench-2018-10-12 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499649 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756390_resized_moeketsimpotutechnicaldirectorbrimisengineering1022.jpg MOEKETSI MPOTU Brimis Engineering has the technical capability to repair, test and certify critical application safety valves in line with the Pressure Equipment Regulations 511 287 Lesotho Metolong dam achieves full capacity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lesotho-metolong-dam-achieves-full-capacity-2018-10-12 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499910 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756799_resized_metolongdam210222.jpg MILESTONE Metolong dam in Lesotho reaches spilling stage for the first time since its completion in 2016 511 287 New coupling provides easy pipe joining solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-coupling-provides-easy-pipe-joining-solution-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499429 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756368_resized_victauliccouplingvalves20171022.jpg JOINING SOLUTION Victaulic's plain end solutions pipe couplings, fittings and connectors technology are easy to install 511 287 Rescue Rod https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rescue-rod-2018-10-12 Creamer Media Reporter Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501241 1539075238 1539295200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759100_resized_c8941241022.jpg 511 287 SBS Tanks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sbs-tanks-2018-10-12 Creamer Media Reporter Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501243 1539075381 1539295200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759105_resized_sbs11022.jpg 511 287 Bulk water supply project nears completion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/james-kleynhans-bulk-water-supply-project-near-completion-2018-10-12 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499948 1539591321 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756872_resized_boschprojectsmakhanda09181022.jpg PROGRESSING Phase 1 of the design and implementation for the augmentation of the James Kleynhans Bulk Water Supply project in Makhanda is due for completion in December 511 287 Installation of water metering system complete https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-completes-water-metering-systems-installation-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:01:00 +0200 490410 1530541316 1530828060 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734811_resized_boschmunitechmeteringsystem06181022.jpg COMPLIANT The Krohne Waterflux electromagnetic flow meter is a low maintenance water meter which meets stringent potable water standards designed for bidirectional flow measurement 511 287 Cheap valve imports taking over the local market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cheap-valve-imports-taking-over-the-local-market-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490263 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Technology provides digital water solution for Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-provides-digital-water-solution-for-africa-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490428 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734832_resized_sewageeffluentifatprovided1022.jpg GOING DIGITAL Siemens shows how digitalisation of water management processes is creating impressive new possibilities to increase efficiency and reduce costs 511 287 Rescue Rod https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rescue-rod-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491501 1530605599 1530828000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737562_resized_c8941191022.jpg 511 287 New tech, investments can reduce water crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tech-investments-can-reduce-water-crisis-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490276 1530782551 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735042_resized_waterengineeringbloomberg3047251601180620171022.jpg COLLABORATIVE MANAGEMENT South Africa is depending on a complex and technically challenging bulk-water supply which requires a high level of expertise and coordination 511 287 Low maintenance treatment plants supplied to hospital https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hospital-supplied-with-low-maintenance-plants-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490405 1530782603 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734786_resized_veolabambisanawaterengineering06181022jpg.jpg WATER SOLUTION Veolia's packaged water treatment plants provide potable water to Bambisana Hospital and treats its sewage water 511 287 S Africa wastewater facilities in disrepair https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-wastewater-facilities-in-disrepair-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489782 1530782632 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734475_resized_sewageeffluentpond6motetemaprovided1022.jpg WASTEWATER South Africa can increase the amount of wastewater treated, to boost water supply 511 287 Repairing of ageing water infrastructure can increase supply https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repairing-of-ageing-water-infrastructure-can-increase-supply-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490385 1530782653 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734717_resized_watertap10214duane1022.jpg WATER SCARCE South Africa needs to adopt more sustainable approaches to managing available water through smarter water governance stewardship 511 287 Groundwater a viable water saving initiative https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/firms-initiative-to-make-groundwater-a-viable-resource-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466218 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681236_resized_markschapersjgafrika31022.jpg MARK SCHAPERS JG Afrika’s systematic approach is transferred to all activities involved in completing groundwater projects 511 287 Global water insecurity calls for water infrastructure maintenance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-water-insecurity-calls-for-water-infrastructure-maintenance-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466187 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681175_resized_cropfailurebloomberg20171022.jpg FOOD INSECURITY Food is heavily reliant on water supply. Scarce water supply puts crops and livestock at risk 511 287 Nonconformance of standards exacerbates drought conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/non-conformance-of-pipes-standards-exacerbates-s-african-drought-conditions-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466137 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681044_resized_rareplastics20171022.jpg CONFORMING TO STANDARDS SATAS or SABS accreditation is essential to ensuring reliable water infrastructure that adheres to strict standards 511 287 Population increase outstrips water infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/population-increase-outstrips-water-infrastructure-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466022 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680864_resized_ingulabedforddam1022.jpg BEDFORD DAM The Bedford Dam, constructed in 2011, is one of the few notable water infrastructure projects in the past 20 years 511 287 Technology suitable for South African context https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-suitable-for-s-africa-context-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466457 1507616814 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Western Cape municipality begins master plan to combat water loss https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-municipality-begins-master-plan-to-combat-water-loss-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466165 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681120_resized_willemliebenbergandandrekowalenskiofdrakensteinmunicipality1022.jpg MASTER PLANNERS Willem Liebenberg and André Kowalewski (right) of the Drakenstein municipality are at the forefront of the master plan 511 287 Strides made in smart solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-making-strides-in-smart-solutions-2017-06-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455309 1498548113 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New solution available in SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alternative-solution-for-water-purification-2017-06-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455413 1498548113 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656543_resized_filconfiltersecuaphoto20620171022.jpg ALTERNATIVE SOLUTION MIOX’s on-site chemical generators are an alternative to using hazardous chemicals for water treatment 511 287 Short- and long-term options for ailing supply https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/short--and-long-term-options-for-ailing-supply-2017-06-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455286 1498548113 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656454_resized_vaaldamwalldeneysvillefreestatewater20117duane1022.jpg DAMNING STATE Dams in South Africa are under pressure to meet a growing water demand 511 287 Smart water solutions promise improved efficiencies for S Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smart-water-solutions-promise-improved-efficiencies-for-s-africa-2017-06-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455310 1498548113 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656450_resized_africanutilityweeksiemenssapglobalreselleragreement04201711022.jpg DATA CRUNCHER Smart solutions combine large amount of raw data with artificial intelligence, in order to convert this into useful information to be used for predicting scenarios 511 287 Three-tier approach necessitated to tackle water losses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-tier-approach-necessitated-to-tackle-water-losses-2017-06-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455141 1498548113 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656458_resized_waterengineeringwaterpipesbloomberg312858496130620171022.jpg PIPE DOWN Jasco is using data analysis to detect when a leak or burst occurs in the water system 511 287 SBS Tanks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sbs-tanks-2017-06-30 Zandile Mavuso Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454955 1498553334 1498773600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659832_resized_0000655621img19481022.jpg 511 287 Verni MC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/verni-mc-2017-06-30 Zandile Mavuso Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454841 1498553391 1498773600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659839_resized_0000655299essenzsimplonvergelung20079300dpi1022.jpg 511 287 SAPPMA and PPCA’s pipes XI conference https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappma-and-ppcas-pipes-xi-conference-2017-06-30 Creamer Media Reporter Water Engineering and Infrastructure Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456545 1498553446 1498773600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/69630_06.19_sappma_engineeringnews_pr.pdf8526743SAPPMA_EngineeringNews_PR SAPPMA_EngineeringNews_PR RamPiping Systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rampiping-systems-2016-04-29 Tracy Hancock COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 410324 1476176880 1476396000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000545461_resized_0000542521abbrasiveresistantceramcore11022.jpg 511 287