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Business confidence in construction at its lowest point

13th September 2021 Business confidence in the construction industry has reached record low levels as the combined effect of the sector’s general state of decline and the unexpected shock of mass riots knocked business confidence hard in the third quarter of 2021. This is according to Craig Lemboe, a Senior... 

Company uses innovative ideas in municipal project

By: Anna Moross     10th September 2021 Consulting engineers Knight Piésold completed the design and construction supervision of the 25 ML rectangular reinforced concrete reservoir at the Emoyeni site for the eThekwini municipality Water and Sanitation Unit in February 2021. 

Infrastructure upgrades for eThekwini municipality

10th September 2021 Consulting engineers Bosch Projects and financial institution Bosch Capital – members of the Bosch Holdings group of companies – work closely with municipalities nationally to assist with upgrading infrastructure. 

Changes required to deal with municipal issues

By: Anna Moross     10th September 2021 The dismal performance of municipalities in infrastructure and service delivery in South Africa can be attributed to the lack of technical capacity and competency within municipalities, says association Consulting Engineers South Africa CEO Chris Campbell.  

CESA wins big at 2021 FIDIC Member Association Excellence Awards

9th September 2021 Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) was declared winner in the Strategic Programme category at the 2021 FIDIC Member Association Excellence Awards for its ‘Protecting Lives and Livelihoods’ campaign. Held on Wednesday, 8 September, the MA Excellence Awards recognized individuals, teams,... 

SIU, Transnet welcome judgment against former Transnet exec

By: Simone Liedtke     31st August 2021 The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) and State-owned Transnet have welcomed the judgment handed down by Judge Lebogang Modiba at a special tribunal sitting on August 31, wherein former Transnet employee Herbert Msagala was instructed to pay back R26.4-million to Transnet. The special tribunal... 

Lesotho Highlands Water Project – Phase II – update

By: Sheila Barradas     27th August 2021 The Lesotho Highlands Develeopment Authority has reached a milestone in the construction of Phase II LHWP, with the break through of two diversion tunnels on August 16. 

Floodlighting for Star Raceway Klerksdorp

26th August 2021 BEKA Schréder has supplied the LED floodlighting solution for Star Raceway Klerksdorp in the North West Province, which is an oval track race venue. The OMNIBLAST-3-E MAXI was the LED floodlight of choice due to its superior design and excellent light uniformity, making this the best illuminated... 

N2 Wild Coast Toll Road megabridge projects – update

By: Sheila Barradas     20th August 2021 A temporary cable car has been installed at the bridge site. 

Lesotho Highlands Water Project – Phase II – update

By: Sheila Barradas     13th August 2021 The construction tender process for the Polihali dam has marked the start of the final construction phase of the water transfer component under the project. 

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