People queueing outside Alex Mall in Johannesburg (image: Masego Mafata)


There is need for government to introduce programmes to raise awareness amongst people in communities that the public infrastructure -indeed even infrastructure in private hands – belongs to them and should be spared during protests. It is high time communities Read the full story

Burt Rodrigues CEO Biodx (Image: Lime Envelope)


Burt Rodrigues, CEO of Biodx, gives his thoughts on Freedom Month and all South Africans’ right to fresh, clean water. This month celebrates freedom but what exactly does freedom mean to you. Dictionary definitions say: Having the ability to act or change Read the full story


By Mesela Nhlapo As President Ramaphosa highlighted in his presentation of the Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan (ERRP) to parliament in October last year, rail lies at the heart of reviving South Africa’s economy. In fact, Government’s move to introduce Read the full story

Cummins launches state-of-the-art premises at Waterfall

Cummins, a global power leader and corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service a broad portfolio of power solutions, is proud to officially launch its state-of-the-art premises in the highly acclaimed business area, Waterfall Logistics Precinct Read the full story

Citizens of South Africa deserve ‘Value for Money’ infrastructure that is safe- CESA

Neresh Pather, President of Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA)  in presenting his closing remarks at the end of the 2nd day of the CESA Infrastructure Indaba, taking place at the Durban International Convention Centre stated, “Our voice in recommending and Read the full story

CESA Infrastructure Indaba 2019

Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) is hosting its annual Infrastructure Indaba on 6-7 March 2019 at the Durban International Convention Centre. Held in the first week of March every year, the event aims to foster partnerships between government and the Read the full story

CESA supports Ramaphosa’s call for Ethical behaviour and Ethical Leadership

Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) is encouraged by the impassioned call from President Cyril Ramaphosa for commitment to ethical behaviour and ethical leadership, a call which resonates strongly with that expressed by its own leadership.  The organisation further commends President Read the full story

Gauteng MEC for Infrastructure Development to deliver keynote address at the CESA Infrastructure Indaba

Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) is hosting its annual Infrastructure Indaba from the 5-6 March 2018 in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. The two-day session will bring together leading experts including government officials, consulting engineers and built environment professionals for the purpose of improved delivery Read the full story

1. Steel Bridge - Courtesy of SAICE

Pace of transformation in the construction industry shows little signs of improvement

According to the latest Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) annual Construction Monitor: Transformation, even though there is a steady increase in the number of black-owned contractors in higher grades, less than 40% of cidb registered Grade 9 contractors are blackowned. Read the full story