Posts tagged as survey

Survey shows new engineering profile in SA

  The National Engineering Skills Survey was launched to determine the availability of engineering skills in South Africa and to improve national engineering skills planning. The survey, which was initiated by the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) and supported by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) and the Economic Development Department (EDD), […]

Company enhances its HDS capacity

  AAM has acquired a ScanStation P20, the latest in Leica’s suite of terrestrial laser scanners which offers faster acquisition, higher accuracy and increased flexibility. The system will further enhance AAM’s high definition survey (HDS) capability. The P20 is suited to a wide range of applications, with its scan range and high speeds reducing the […]

Shallow water survey practice launched

AAM has announced the launch of a dedicated Shallow Water Survey Team, with world-renowned hydrographic surveying expert Andy Waddington appointed to lead the team. The announcement follows AAM’s merger with Vekta  in April. Under Waddington’s leadership, the newly-formed team will provide innovative geospatial solutions to support government, environment, resources and infrastructure projects in shallow water […]

Consulting engineers await government’s infrastructure rollout

by Graham Pirie, CESA Consulting Engineers South Africa’s (CESA’s) bi-annual Economic and Capacity Survey shows that consulting engineering is “not firing on all cylinders” as the industry awaits government’s planned infrastructure rollout.   As a result of government’s delay, many consulting engineering firms now look north for work abroad. Procurement standardisation, public private partnerships, maintenance […]