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Water 4.0 for Botswana

Thanks to automation and electrical engineering from Siemens Solution Partner Moreflow, residents in rural areas of Botswana have access to safe and clean drinking water. Botswana (like many African countries) has been battling with water shortages for decades – a situation aggravated by climate change. Furthermore, Botswana has a growing...

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INDUSTRY INSIGHT | A new JCB distributor for South Africa

Bell Equipment Sales South Africa (BESSA) has been appointed as the South African distributor for the full range of JCB construction equipment from 1 May 2021. IMIESA speaks to Duncan Mashika, managing director, BESSA, about how this development ties in with the overall group strategy. A local company with a global footprint, Bell Equipment’s...

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Planning is key to successful infrastructure investment

Reviving South Africa’s troubled economy hinges on sustained infrastructure investments and effective implementation, says Sandra Munnik, Divisional Head: Infrastructure Planning (IPD) at Mariswe. The IPD has a mandate to deliver solutions that build communities and livelihoods. The poor access to reliable physical and social infrastructure...

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Clear roadmap needed on infrastructure spending

The adage of being caught between a rock and a hard place is an understatement when compared to the balancing act required of South Africa’s financial plan for the year. By John Matthews – Chairperson: Construction Alliance South Africa The reality is that an under-performing economy and the burden of the COVID-19 pandemic mean less will raised...

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Liquidations in construction reach the highest level in 2 years

Liquidations in the construction sector during the month of November reached the highest level in the last 2 years, as the sector remains constrained by the lack of private sector confidence and public sector financial vulnerabilities, aggravated by sustained COVID-19 regulations. According to Stats SA, 14 construction businesses were liquidated...

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Covid-19 could accelerate technology adoption in construction

The year 2020 will undoubtedly go down in history as one of unprecedented global lockdowns, followed by a radically transformed business landscape – all brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic. In South Africa, the pandemic exacted a heavy toll on the construction industry, leading to severe financial hardship and even closure for many companies....

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COVID-19 pandemic offers African aviation a chance to reset

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Africa’s aviation industry represents a huge market that the continent’s airlines need to exploit more fully, with technology and AI offering the way forward for expansion, regional development experts. “Technology and smart technologies are offering this fantastic opportunity, so let’s make use of AI, let’s make use of the Internet of Things,...
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IMIESA

The official magazine of the Institute of Municipal Engineering of Southern Africa (IMESA) IMIESA promotes the knowledge and practice of infrastructure development, maintenance and service delivery in southern Africa.

  • The magazine contains valuable information for municipal engineers, consulting and civil engineers as well as civil engineering contractors, making it the most important source of business intelligence for the infrastructure market.
  • It also provides essential content for municipal managers and senior public officials involved in all facets of infrastructure development, facilitating better decisions.

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ReSource

The official magazine of the Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA) and is endorsed by 12 industry associations. ReSource is only integrated resources and waste management magazine in southern Africa.

  • ReSource promotes integrated resources management, with a special focus on waste management and cleaner production and waste to energy initiatives.
  • It provides comprehensive coverage of new developments, technologies, legislation and role players in the waste and environmental protection sectors.
  • Owing to the organisations with which it is affiliated, the magazine has access to up-to- date news and unique information regarding its industry.

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Water & Sanitation Africa

The official magazine of the Water Institute of Southern Africa (WISA) The magazine publishes content dealing with the supply, treatment and measuring of water in southern Africa.

  • It provides updates on industry developments, in-depth features and project information.
  • It is a vital source of business intelligence on opportunities and trends in the southern African water industry.

Latest Articles

Water 4.0 for Botswana

Thanks to automation and electrical engineering from Siemens Solution Partner Moreflow, residents in rural areas of Botswana have access to safe and clean drinking water. Botswana (like many African countries) has been battling with water shortages...

OPINION | Creating the future of waste management

We can no longer look at waste management with a linear view. We now are seeing national, as well as global, leaders placing more focus on awareness around the ‘throw-away culture’ that many businesses, individuals, and households have – and for...