President Cyril Ramaphosa To Open SIDSSA 24

SIDSSA 2024 will bring new energy projects to the market for investment and infrastructure-led socioeconomic growth.

Puma Energy Acquires Stake In Renewable Energy Specialist MBHE

Global energy business Puma Energy today announced it has acquired a 49 percent stake in MBHE Group, (PTY) LTD a company that provides renewable energy solutions to customers across southern Africa and owns its own high-quality renewable energy assets across the continent. 

Driving Digitalisation For Future Railway Innovation 

SPONSORED: Huawei and the Southern African Railways Association (SARA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the purpose of creating a non-exclusive framework of cooperation for the transformation of the SADC region’s railway transport and corridor logistics to enable seamless, efficient, smooth, cost-effective and quality railway corridor services on all SARA Corridors. 

Redgard Ready To Take The Reins As New AHI-Carrier General Manager

AHI-Carrier, a leading provider of air conditioning products and services, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Mark Leon Redgard as our new General Manager. 

Construction Industry Gathers To Innovate, Celebrate, And Build A Resilient Future At This Year’s Big 5 Construct Southern Africa

“The construction industry is an engine for economic growth and prosperity and it’s through working together that we can ensure a more resilient future,” said Tracy-Lee Behr, Portfolio Director: Built Environment at dmg events.

Fixing It Together

There is a strong argument that investment in the maintenance and development of the country’s infrastructure will benefit millions of citizens and kick-start economic recovery. By Chris Campbell, CEO of Consulting Engineers South Africa.

Exploring the Built Environment: Big 5 Construct Southern Africa And NAFBI To Host Stakeholders Engagement Forum

Driving progress towards a resilient, transparent, and transformed construction industry, top ministers to attend.

Big 5 Construct Southern Africa: Unpacking The Latest Developments In The Built Environment

The construction market in Southern Africa demonstrates a strong resilience, paving the way for industry growth amidst a range of opportunities and challenges.

Big 5 Construct Southern Africa: Driving Economic Growth, Recovery And Transformation Within Southern Africa’s Construction Industry

Big 5 Construct Southern Africa and co-located events will educate and inspire the industry with the latest trends, innovations and opportunities.

Attacq And Tricolt Launch The Luna Club And The Final Galileo Tower At Ellipse Waterfall 

Property development partners, JSE listed Attacq Limited (Attacq) and Tricolt today host the grand opening of The Luna Cub, an exclusive multi-concept lifestyle destination for its residents with premium wellness, fine dining, business and leisure services. 

University Of Stellenbosch Collaborates With AHI Carrier SA To Improve Efficiency With New Centrifugal Chiller Technology

The University of Stellenbosch Engineering Faculty has a long-standing tradition of addressing challenges, while Carrier has been a leading solutions provider since its inception in 1902 with the invention of refrigeration by its founder, Willis Carrier.

Event Profile: The Big 5 Construct Southern Africa

Get ready to experience the ultimate construction event of the year. Big 5 Construct Southern Africa is celebrating its 10th edition and you’re invited! Taking place 27 – 29 June 2023 at the Gallagher Convention Centre, this exhibition and conference is an absolute must-attend event for anyone in the construction industry in Southern Africa.

Big 5 Southern Africa Construction Impact Awards To Celebrate Impactful Frontrunners In Its Inaugural Edition

 Big 5 Construct Southern Africa is receiving entries for the 2023 Big 5 Southern Africa Construction Impact Awards from project owners, consultants, developers, contractors, engineering- and architecture firms, recognizing the achievements and transformation of the entire construction value chain in its inaugural edition on 27 June 2023 at the Gallagher Convention Centre Johannesburg, South Africa.

Little Relief For Consulting Engineering Industry In SONA 2023, Highlights AECOM

“We have fundamental grassroots problems that need to be resolved first. It calls for a much bigger focus on the municipal level in terms of asset management, maintenance, and refurbishment.” – Darrin Green, Africa MD, AECOM.

Oil Adulteration a big risk to South Africa’s Fuel Security

South Africa is heavily dependent on imported fuel. As an oil company, Royale Energy is aware of the strategic role played by liquid fuels and have special measures in place to protect supply and logistics due to the importance of our structure within South Africa’s oil industry. The adulteration of oil in the country poses a massive new frontline security risk to fuel supply.

Lead 12v Batteries Creating False Alarms Due To Load Shedding

A local security company has solved the problem of receiving false alarms during loadshedding by replacing its customers’ 12v lead batteries with Uniross lithium batteries.

The Economy Cannot Afford A Strike At Transnet By Lucio Trentini, CEO of SEIFSA

SEIFSA understand all too well the consequences of industrial action in the context of wage bargaining. A four-week strike in 2014 followed by a three-week strike last year left many an employer on the brink of contemplating closure.

SAICE Welcomes New ECSA CEO Dr Bridget Ssamula

The South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) would like to congratulate and welcome Dr Bridget Ssamula as the newly appointed CEO of the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA). The ECSA council has appointed the highly accomplished Dr Ssamula, who’ll begin her tenure as ECSA CEO on the 1st of November 2022.

Women Winning In Construction – ERWIC Awards Winners Announced

The Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) hosted the prestigious Empowerment and Recognition of Women in Construction (ERWIC) Awards on the 24th of August 2022. This year’s awards have 12 categories that recognise companies and individuals who support the gender transformation, development, and mentorship of women in the construction industry.

Public-Private Partnerships ‘For Engineers By Engineers’

July 2022: The South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) recently hosted a successful webinar in which its members presented an overview of public-private partnerships (PPPs) ‘for engineers by engineers’.