Secure power solutions for multiple industries

  Master Power Technologies hosted a media meet and greet event at its offices in Johannesburg on 27 June 2014. Neill Schreiber, the company’s marketing manager, described the company as a specialist in the supply, installation, support and after-sales servicing of a comprehensive range of secure power solutions for manufacturing industries, mining, telecommunications service providers […]

Quality must be part of procurement calculations

  Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) has proposed the re-introduction of quality as part of the total procurement point’s calculation, alongside price and BBBEE – for routine projects, as well as the separation of procurement of Built Environment Professionals (BEPs) from the procurement of general goods and services. According to CESA president Abe Thela, consulting […]

IESSA president: members should register as professionals

  In his presidential report delivered at the IESSA AGM on 15 May 2014, outgoing president Greg Marcia said lighting design is a serious profession which has received little recognition largely because there is little in the form of education that can qualify one as a lighting designer. He said this is why the association […]

New IESSA president appointed


Cape Town branch finds new home

  The IESSA Cape Town branch’s 2014 AGM was held at Twenty Fifty, a growing, mixed-use work place where young entrepreneurs, designers, creators and non-profit organisations share, connect and grow. A new “alliance” was formed out of IESSA’s need for a venue and Twenty Fifty’s need for lighting. In exchange for the use of the […]