Enhancing asset management at eThekwini Electricity

  eThekwini Municipality’s integrated development plan includes a quality living environment programme. Asset management is included in this programme. The integrated asset management plan includes the management of electricity, water and sanitation, roads, transport, parks and leisure, stormwater, solid waste and property and buildings assets. The British Standards Institute’s Publically Available Specification 55 and the […]

Modeling the world’s deepest mine

  This article outlines the process of creating an accurate as-built 3D model of the Mponeng Mine in order to identify potential problem areas prior to the installation of a new conveyor, monorail, and chair-lift. Owned by Anglo Gold Ashanti and employing 6000 people, Mponeng Mine is part of the old Western Deep Levels Complex, […]

Subsea jacket installation

  The offshore installation phase of one of Australia’s largest domestic gas developments was undertaken between October 2010 and June 2012. At over 600 days, this incorporated Fugro’s longest running offshore construction support project in Australia. The multi-billion dollar Kipper Tuna Turrum project lies in the Gippsland Basin off the Victoria coast in Bass Strait. […]