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EC a growth engine for construction

THE Eastern Cape remains an attractive and keenly contested market for construction activity. Not only is it a coastal province with several ports, and...

Thinking small to get big projects right

WITH favourable movements in most commodity prices against a backdrop of uncertainty from COVID-19, the minimum viable project model is appealing for small and...

Drones take inspections to the next level

ROPE-access specialist Skyriders has been issued with a Remote Operating Certificate (ROC) from the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA). Marketing Manager Mike Zinn said...

How expertise helps accelerate wind power rollout

CONCOR is completing its tenth wind farm project where the majority was constructed as an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor, highlighting its niche...

Operational excellence, safety two sides of same coin

THE key to an improved health and safety record in the mining workplace lies with integrating safety firmly as part of operational excellence. This is...

Mtentu bridge project out for tender again after roads agency wins case against ex-contractor

AN appeal to prevent the South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) from claiming guarantees from the joint venture that stopped work on the Mtentu...

M&E sector awards finalists announced

THE Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (SEIFSA) has announced the entrants for the sixth edition of the SEIFSA Awards for Excellence. The...

What’s needed to make infrastructure-driven growth a reality?

IN light of ongoing discussions across the public and private sectors on infrastructure development as the key to South Africa’s economic growth, Consulting Engineers...

PE’s Day Zero: Poor planning, failure to fix leaks blamed

SEVERAL neighbourhoods in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality recently went past Day Zero, the point where municipal taps don’t supply water anymore. Mkhuseli Sizani and James Stent of...

How welding skills can boost SA’s economic recovery

WITH skilled welding artisans at hand, South African fabricatos have an unprecedented opportunity to thrive, especially within the manufacturing sector where as much as...

Simpler, smoother concrete floor finishing

THE success of a durable and functional floor lies in the ability to produce a quality finish, typically characterised by a smooth and consistent...

Electric mini-excavator brings noiseless, emissions-free construction sites closer

WACKER Neuson is expanding its zero-emission range to include the electric mini-excavator EZ17e, a development it says means an entire inner-city construction site can...

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Ontex, a leading international personal hygiene group, wanted to achieve a high level of safety and efficiency for machine maintenance interventions. Read how Brady...

Fuel prices head for record highs

SOARING international oil prices have set the stage for yet another hefty hike in fuel prices. That’s the warning from the Automobile Association (AA),...

R500m roads upgrade for Buffalo City

THE South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) is to pump an estimated R500 million into a road infrastructure project in the Buffalo City Metropolitan...

Bakkie maker says YES again to youth employment

ISUZU Motors South Africa (IMSAf) has this week welcomed the next group of Youth Employment Service (YES) candidates. The YES programme, which was launched by...