Posts tagged as framework

Surveyors talk tariffs, productivity and private practice principles

The South African Geomatics Institute’s (SAGI) Northern Branches met for its annual general meeting on 5 April 2019 at the Tshwane University of Technology, where they also held a workshop on running a private practice the day prior. In his capacity as a representative of the South African Geomatics Council (SAGC), Peter Newmarch gave attendees […]

Standards and smart cities

  This article is a summary of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Smart Cities Spatial Information Framework white paper which addresses the open information technology standards framework that is critical to achieving the benefits of spatial communication for smart cities. The OGC is an international consortium of more than 500 companies, government agencies, research organisations, […]

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 […]