Construction

How many degrees in a half circle?

We are constantly confronted with the news that civil engineering is one of the priority scarce skills that South Africa needs to ensure the creation, maintenance and development of infrastructure that would lead to social and economic growth....

Port Elizabeth goes trenchless

Trenchless Technologies, in conjunction with Africoast Consulting Engineers, recently completed Phase 2 of a contract for the Mandela Bay Development Agency. This involved the rehabilitation of two existing concrete parallel sewer pipes located...

Aqua’s civil excellence in motion

Solid foundations lay the ground work for ongoing expansion of roads, municipal infrastructure and plant hire. KwaZulu-Natal based multi-disciplinary group, Aqua Transport & Plant Hire continues its national expansion strategy in the...

SA ranks poorly on Corruption Index

“When we listen to the voices on the street, we will come to the conclusion that something is fundamentally wrong with the construction industry,” said president of CESA Naren Bhojaram during his address at the 2012 Public Private Infrastructure...
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Public-private blame game must stop

Before delivering her presentation on the role and function of civil engineering contractors, skills transfer and transformation, executive director of Master Builder South Africa (MBSA), Tumi Dlamini, provided delegates at the 2012 Public Private...