Automation in Construction

The 4th industrial revolution has brought with it a wave of automation in the form of robotics, augmented and virtual realities. When implemented correctly, automation has the ability to drastically maximise production and quality while cutting on long-term costs and cutting out human error. In the construction industry, operational efficiency has been increased through automation…

South African Construction Landscape

The past few years have been tumultuous for most sectors within South Africa – economically, politically and socially – however there is no a sense of cautious optimism emerging as 2019 gets underway. The steadying of the country’s economy, largely through the implementation of Cyril Ramaphosa as president, is good news for industry, particularly within…

Constructions in South Africa

While South Africa doesn’t necessarily rate in the top echelons of engineering prowess globally, the country does still boast a number of impressively-designed constructions. From highways and bridges to homes and hotels, there are some really standout examples of engineering excellence in South Africa. Here are our some of the most impressive constructions in South…

R1.1bn gas-to-fuel green energy plant

Middelburg to start construction on R1.1bn gas-to-fuel green energy plant The plant will be built next year, anchoring the town as South Africa’s flagship commercial ethanol production region. The plant, which will be built at Samancor ferrochrome smelter, will create 300 temporary jobs during construction, with an estimated 35 permanent jobs filled after completion. The…