R60bn allocated for Gauteng infrastructure

The Gauteng Provincial Government will in the next five years spend R60bn on building and maintaining infrastructure, said Premier David Makhura while delivering his State of the Province Address (SOPA) at the Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University in Tshwane. Image source: Gallo/Getty Makhura said the provincial government will upscale its Welfare-to-Work Programme to enable 100,000…

African Construction, Totally Concrete Expo to focus on Africa’s 4IR readiness

The 2020 African Construction and Totally Concrete Expo, set for 9 to 11 June, will focus on transformation in the construction industry and its adaptation to the fourth industrial revolution (4IR). Image source: Gallo/Getty Says Johan van Wyk, commercial director of the African Construction and Totally Concrete Expo: “With the recent introduction of 4IR technologies,…

SA’s average dam levels increase

The recent consistent rainfalls in large parts of the country has increased South Africa’s dam levels from 62.4% last week to 64% this week. According to the latest dam levels report issued by Water and Sanitation Department, the Gauteng dams, which has recently recorded the highest levels has this week seen the levels drop from…