Xan Swart and Gerhard Swart talk of Xan Swart Land Surveyors discuss drones in an urban setting.
In this lesson, John Truter of WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff, Chief Operating Officer – Structures, talks about structural engineering, building design, design to fail and building to last.
Vollie Brink of D.S Brink PR Engineering, talks about the Works Information Document from the NEC contract which was developed at the time when the tunnel between England and France was built.
In this lesson, Bryan Perrie, Managing Director of The Concrete Institute discusses Concrete Roads Sustainability.
In this lesson, civil engineer Vollie Brink walks us through processes and landscape of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI).
Dr Ronnie McKenzie, MD of WRP Consulting and Chairman of the IWA Water Loss Specialists Group, talks about South Africa’s water situation, highlighting water leakage, government’s infrastructure and monitoring systems and the dangers of intermittent supply.
Meggyn Marrot, principal broker and legal advisor at Aon South Africa, discusses risk management and professional indemnity cover in South Africa’s current adversarial contracting environment.
With rapid urbanisation, municipalities are running out of landfill airspace and having to create landfills further and further away. Stan Jewaskiewitz, founder of Envitech Solutions and landfill and waste management expert, speaks to the need for enhancing the useful life of landfill sites and airspace management.
Most engineers aren’t trained with business skills or how to sell. But Paul Whalley from Trysall Consulting defines selling as anything you do that makes a customer more successful. He talks about how engineers and contractors can better sell their services.
An introduction to the development of PVC-O pipe systems for large diameter high pressure trunk water infrastructure applications, including a discussion on their composition and manufacture, plus installation technique. PVC-O’s lower celerity value compared to steel, plus PVC-O’s capability to cope with high velocities are factors for engineers to consider.