Announcement: Anthony Paul Marshall 1951 – 2014

  It is with deep regret that the Staff of the PLATO office announce the passing of our friend, colleague, mentor and President of the Council for Surveyors, Paul Marshall. He will remain a legendary name in the profession of land surveyors. Paul obtained his BSc in Land Survey from the University of the Witwatersrand in […]

Gallery: IMSSA AGM and Conference 2014

  The Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) held their 92nd annual general meeting and conference on 10 and 11 September 2014 in Cullinan near Pretoria. The proceedings were opened by IMSSA President Nape Mojapelo, followed by a financial report and update by Hennie Grobler. To read the full story, click: here

GIS user seminar puts spotlight on water issues

  The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) recently held their annual GIS User seminar in Pretoria. The event was predominantly attended by DWS employees, but  other GIS professionals and service providers attended. The focus of the seminar was the exchange of ideas between the department and GIS professionals. DWS’s Carey Rajah spoke about standardising the water […]

Gallery: GISSA Gauteng meeting at the University of Pretoria

  A recent GISSA meeting, held at the University of Pretoria and attended by some 110 members, focussed on academic and research programmes in GISc and remote sensing, with several educational institutions represented. The institutions presented some of their research projects and information on their training programmes. Read the full story here.

GISSA meeting focuses on academic and research programmes

  A recent GISSA meeting, held at the University of Pretoria and attended by some 110 members, focussed on academic and research programmes in GISc and remote sensing, with several educational institutions represented. The institutions presented some of their research projects and information on their training programmes. GISSA Gauteng chairperson Slindi Mhlongo facilitated the meeting. […]