Joe de Klerk, MD, CCSMI
Mind the gap between finance and engineering in mining and industrial projects

Mining and industrial organisations need to adopt integrated business solutions that enable them to bridge the gap between their engineering and finance departments if they are to maximise the profitability of their projects and gain visibility into - and control over - project costs and performance.

By Joe de Klerk 18 hours ago

Mozambique water project: insights into supply and use in a peri-urban area
Mozambique water project: insights into supply and use in a peri-urban area

The United Nations reports that water scarcity affects more than 40% of the global population. Just over a third of people don't have access to safely managed drinking water. This is why the Sustainable Development Goals set out to achieve universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all by 2030.

By Ana Rita Sequeira et al. 19 hours ago

Top 5 power tool trends to watch
Top 5 power tool trends to watch

Did you know that the first ever power tool is said to be a hand-powered lathe that was created by the ancient Egyptians? Then in 1859 the modern power tool was created when an electric motor was combined with a manual drill - and revolutionised the industry. Over the years power tools have continued to evolve and advance, and we are seeing several trends emerging.

By Orlando Luis 18 Apr 2019

Heike Hanada-designed Bauhaus Museum opens in Weimar
Heike Hanada-designed Bauhaus Museum opens in Weimar

The German architect Heike Hanada-designed new Bauhaus Museum has been opened in Weimar, home of the legendary school of art and design founded by Walter Gropius a hundred years ago. The opening of the museum also coincides with Germany's celebrations of the centenary of the Bauhaus.

17 Apr 2019

R28 road upgrade complete
R28 road upgrade complete

Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Dr Ismail Vadi, has officially opened the rehabilitated multimillion rand R28 road in Westonaria, south of Johannesburg. The MEC said the single carriageway provides a bypass for road traffic from the south of Johannesburg to the N12 and the North West province.

17 Apr 2019