CPUT awards ceremony for 2014

  At the Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s annual awards ceremony the following prizes were awarded to deserving students from the 2014 academic year: Download the Pdf

Shocking MSCC exam results

  The October 2014 results for the Mine Survey Certificate of Competency (MSCC) exams have been published on the Institute of Mine Surveyors Southern Africa (IMSSA) website and they make for shocking reading. (See the complete results at www.ims.org). The results for Survey 1, 2 and 3 have been analysed and summarised in Table 1. […]

TUT award ceremony for geomatics students

  Tshwane University of Technology’s Department of Geomatics held its Student Award Ceremony on 23 October 2014. Acting head of department Alex Briell welcomed the students, sponsors and representatives from the geospatial industry. Keynote speaker Raleigh Maesela, vice-president of the South African Geomatics Institute (SAGI), encouraged the students to learn the tactic of deferred gratification […]

Learnership programme empowers youth

  AfriGIS has welcomed ten new learners to its learnership programme, which was established in 2012 in association with CTU Training Solutions and MICT SETA. The objective of the programme is to empower young learners and offer them the opportunity to gain hands-on work experience at AfriGIS. At the end of 2012 the programme was […]

RPAS demonstration day

  While awaiting the promulgation of the remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) regulations, AviComply and the RPAS Training Academy have organised an RPAS Demonstration Day which will be held on Friday, 7 November 2014. Major manufacturers and distributors of RPAS will do live demonstrations of their systems including pre-flight safety checks, flight planning and launching of […]