The magic of zinc in corrosion control

Zinc is truly a magic metal that few people and few engineers appreciate for its multitude of applications and versatility. For us in the corrosion world, where we seek to extend the life of atmospherically-exposed steel, zinc is best-known in terms of corrosion control. Yet how many architects, designers and consulting engineers truly realise the…

Pothole Patrol kicks off in Joburg

Monday, 3 May, saw the launch of Pothole Patrol, a partnership between the City of Joburg, Dialdirect Insurance and Discovery Insure, a unique data-driven initiative to manage the repair of potholes throughout Johannesburg. Bradley Du Chenne from Dialdirect with executive mayor of the City of Johannesburg Geoffrey Makhubo, and Anton Ossip, CEO of Discovery Insure…