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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 […]

CESA launches sustainability framework

Newly-elected Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) president Abe Thela has launched the CESA Sustainability Framework, which has been adopted as a prerequisite for CESA membership. All member firms are now required to prepare a sustainability report as part of their annual declarations to CESA. The report is aligned with international best practice (FIDIC) and the Global […]

New CESA president

  Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) has elected Abe Thela as their new president for 2014. Thela is a civil engineer with over 20 years’ postgraduate experience, mainly in consulting civil engineering. He completed his schooling in Soweto and matriculated in 1984. In 1982 he was selected to attend a pilot phase of the Programme […]