Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
Construction entrepreneur Julia Petla receives international recognition

Construction entrepreneur Julia Petla receives international recognition[Sindy Peters] Born for leadership, Nkgomeleng Julia Petla is the founder and MD of Amedzo Trading and Projects, a 100% black-women-owned construction company which turns 10 this year...

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Aadil Patel
SOUTH AFRICA
The impact of 4IR technology advancement on the engineering sector

The impact of 4IR technology advancement on the engineering sector[Aadil Patel] We are living in a connected society with technology changing the world around us, making it smarter, more autonomous and increasingly data-rich...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#EntrepreneurMonth: Be completely prepared, only fools rush in

#EntrepreneurMonth: Be completely prepared, only fools rush in[Sindy Peters] No fool in the slightest, Wendy Damon is the owner of Damp Control Cape. Not quite a rags-to-riches story, hers is still quite impressive...

Posted 7 months ago | Like
Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
Sun Silicates takes lead in chemical engineering sector

Sun Silicates takes lead in chemical engineering sector[Sindy Peters] Situated in Germiston, Sun Silicates is currently the only company in South Africa that supplies both vermiculite and perlite-based insulating media used in the construction industry...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#AfricaMonth: The Africa market deserves respect - Wood-Mizer

#AfricaMonth: The Africa market deserves respect - Wood-Mizer[Sindy Peters] A bit of patience and manners is some of what's required to be successful in the African context, says Jean-Jacques Pierre Oelofse, Wood-Mizer corporate director for emerging markets...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Building regulations workshop helps standardise construction in South Africa - Monetary Library

Building regulations workshop helps standardise construction in South Africa[Boris Dzhingarov] There is a deep concern in South Africa that national building regulations developed by the South African government are not being implemented by builders, architects, and engineers...

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Adrian Goslett
SOUTH AFRICA
Are you thinking of building?

Are you thinking of building?
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[Adrian Goslett] Unless you have the cash saved up, constructing a home is going to require getting a loan from a financial institution...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#BrandManagerMonth: It's about matching insides to outsides

#BrandManagerMonth: It's about matching insides to outsides[Sindy Peters] Based in more than 500 offices across 40 countries, the WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff brand employs approximately 36,000 people...

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Ravi Kumar
SOUTH AFRICA
Bridging the gap in Africa

Ravi Kumar[Ravi Kumar] Africa has seen great economic growth over recent years and is expected to continue growing at an average rate of 6% annually, between 2013 and 2023...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#EntrepreneurMonth: Residential construction from the Ground Up

Marco Kriek, founder, Ground Up
Marco Kriek, founder, Ground Up
[Sindy Peters] Founded by Marco Kriek in 2015, Ground Up is an independent construction consultancy that aims to ensure home build quality in SA...

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Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Welding types - Understanding what is used in the industry - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Industry-specific knowledge is what will differentiate successful promotion campaigns from unsuccessful attempts. Here is how you would want to present the main welding types in an official B2B presentation...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#WomensMonth: Women significantly under-represented in construction

Athi Myoli
Athi Myoli
[Sindy Peters] Athi Myoli is the director of the Women in Construction Awards...

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John Loos
SOUTH AFRICA
Retail property still being built at a brisk pace

Retail property still being built at a brisk pace
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[John Loos] June Retail Building Statistics complete the second quarter building picture, and pointed to a still-brisk pace of retail space building activity for the second quarter as a whole...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#WomensMonth: Diversity in the workplace encourages innovation

#WomensMonth: Diversity in the workplace encourages innovation[Sindy Peters] With more than 10 years of experience in the built environment, associate director at Turner & Townsend Noluthando Molao has been involved in some of South Africa's more iconic projects...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#AfricaMonth: No 'easy opportunities' in Africa

Nick Alexander, director of Business Development for Africa, Kwikspace
Nick Alexander, director of Business Development for Africa, Kwikspace
[Sindy Peters] Kwikspace has a fairly extensive footprint in Africa supporting its clients in countries including Mozambique, Zambia, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Tanzania...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
Construction is everyone's world - Thobile Bhembe

Construction is everyone's world - Thobile Bhembe[Sindy Peters] Thobile Bhembe is the first and currently the only female site agent at Inyatsi Construction Group's subsidiaries across the sub-Saharan market...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
J&G rebrands to JG Afrika

J&G rebrands to JG Afrika[Sindy Peters] Engineering and environmental consulting company Jeffares & Green (J&G) has rebranded and, since February this year, is now known as JG Afrika...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#BrandManagerMonth: Ed Jardim from M&R

#BrandManagerMonth: Ed Jardim from M&R[Sindy Peters] Meet Ed Jardim, group investor and media executive at Murray & Roberts.

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
[#WomenInBiz] Smashing the glass ceiling, Q&A with Dr Hannelie Nel

[#WomenInBiz] Smashing the glass ceiling, Q&A with Dr Hannelie Nel[Sindy Peters] We chatted to Dr Hannelie Nel who's had to overcome the barriers women face when pursuing an engineering career...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
Implications of an SA nuclear build

Implications of an SA nuclear build[Nicci Botha] Nuclear energy has always been the proverbial bogeyman when it comes to power supply. Mention the subject and Three Mile Island, Chernobyl and Fukushima are immediately thrown into the mix as worst case scenarios...

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