18 different bursary opportunities for Engineering students

SA Bursaries has compiled a comprehensive list of bursaries available for Engineering students. The Engineering bursaries have been arranged in ascending order, according to their closing date. Source: Photo by ThisIsEngineering from Pexels 1. Komatsu will be awarding bursaries for studies within STEM fields, which includes Engineering (as well as Science, Technology and Mathematics), for…

Team work makes the dream work for engineers Louise Buys and Nikita Budree

In celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), both Louise Buys, Aecom’s executive, transport lead, and Nikita Budree, senior structural engineer, believe that teamwork is essential in delivering great design solutions that improve the day-to-day lives of communities. Louise Buys and Nikita Budree Louise Buys “I am a firm believer that diverse teams are successful…

First Nations leaders, LLPT sign heritage social compact for River Club redevelopment

A historic social compact was signed at the River Club redevelopment site yesterday between the Western Cape First Nations Collective Trust (FNCT) – a coalition of the Cape’s First Nations leaders – and the Liesbeek Leisure Properties Trust (LLPT). Members of the First Nations Collective gather around Jody Aufrichtig (LLPT), Chief !Garu Zenzile Khoisan (FNCT),…

More females would consider engineering if they knew the options, says Chelsea Rebelo

The uptake of females in the engineering field would likely increase if students had more information of the career options available, Chelsea Rebelo, geologist at Rosond, says on International Women in Engineering Day. Chelsea Rebelo. Source: supplied “While civil engineering remains largely male-dominated, there are opportunities in sectors like geotechnical engineering,” Rebelo, who has a…

Colossal Concrete Products acquires Aveng Infraset’s Brakpan, De Aar plants

In a partnership branded Colossal Concrete Products, Mahuma Investment Holdings (MIH) and Randvest Capital Investments, along with two other investors, have acquired Aveng Infraset’s Brakpan and De Aar facilities. Colossal Concrete Products CEO Gwen Mahuma “Following a professional, smooth and synergistic transaction with Aveng, which is effective from June 1, the two precast concrete facilities…