Learning does not stop until we leave the planet for the next generation of innovators.
Hence, the Nigerian Society of Engineers regularly organise a 3 Day mandatory continuing professional education course. This aims to broaden the professional engineers competence in the discipline. The Port Harcourt branch of the engineering society … Read More
The Nigerian Institution of Highway and Transportation Engineers host its 4th Conference and Annual General Meeting.
During the meeting held on Tuesday 8th October, 2019, engineers and stakeholders gathered at the state engineering centre in Port Harcourt. The topical issue for discussion, “Durability & Fatigue Assessment of Moisture Damage … Read More
Opinion piece: Solving service delivery problems — re-engineering infrastructure leadership
Engineering IS the face of service delivery! It is at the heart of infrastructure development, such as energy, water (including wastewater and sanitation), transportation (including roads and traffic), housing, healthcare (hospitals, clinics), and education (schools, libraries). To ensure appropriate … Read More
Yunipat Distributors Zambia and Van Dyck Carpets Easi-Grass artificial grass appointed as project managers for sports facilities upgrade in Lusaka.
Yunipat Distributors Zambia – distributors for Fibertex geotextiles and Van Dyck Carpet’s Easi-Grass artificial grass – was appointed as project managers for this contract. Scope of operations involved the preparation … Read More
Fibertex SA – specialists in the manufacture and supply of a wide range of geosynthetic products – has developed a new curing blanket, designed to optimise the curing of concrete and to protect the new structure.
The Fibertex curing blanket, which is used to cover concrete surfaces when the material … Read More
Bosch Ulwazi’s national skills upliftment programmes assist youth from disadvantaged communities to further their education and find meaningful employment close to home.
The company’s latest programme in the Eastern Cape, focuses on construction and is being offered to 200 unemployed young people in Peddie, near East London.
This programme is … Read More
What are the factors that determine or are likely to motivate the move from Professional to Entrepreneur?
This article is inspired from the recently concluded 2019 Annual Technical Workshop by the Young Engineers Forum of Nigeria. Mr. Emmanuel Martin Nwachukwu shared valuable insight into Entrepreneurship while speaking on the sub-theme … Read More
Reflections on the 2019 Annual Technical Workshop by the Young Engineers Forum of Nigeria,
The recently concluded Annual Technical Workshop for the Young Engineers Forum of Nigeria centred around Mentorship for Startups. Accomplished professionals were among the speakers who used the platform to share their experiences and knowledge. As Keynote … Read More
The City of Lagos hosts the largest construction event in Nigeria
The Big 5 Construct Nigeria 2019 is the event to grow your construction business in Nigeria. The Three-Day Exhibition and Certified Workshop has over 150+ exhibitors who are interested in Africa’s giant economy. Companies from across the globe are … Read More
Irene Wanjiku, the founder of Rexe Roofing Products Ltd, discusses building her business with Gambeta News
In November 2011, REXE Roofing was incorporated after Irene left her job in the construction industry. She is one of the leading icons in East Africa’s roofing business. Big projects like The Hub … Read More
Total E&P Nigeria gets a change in management
The Board of Directors of Total E&P Nigeria have appointed Mr. Mike Sangster as the new Managing Director/Chief Executive of Total E&P Nigeria Ltd (TEPNG). His appointment took effect from July 01, 2019.
Mr. Mike Sangster who is a graduate of Electrical … Read More
Is investing US$1.5bn for the construction of a 2,800MW thermal plant in Sengwa, Zimbabwe worth it?
Rio Zim, a mining company in Zimbabwe; has achieved another milestone by signing a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Power China to construct the Sengwa thermal plant. Power China in November 2018 signed a … Read More
The first phase of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) connecting Dar se salaam and Morogoro (the business capital) to the East will begin in December.
Tanzania’s Minister for works, transportation and communication, Isack Kemwelwe confirmed that procurement of the necessary equipment for the project have been concluded.
“We have already
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The Wesley Ciskei wind farm will provide 34.5 MW to the network of South African public company of Eskom.
The new Wesley Ciskei wind farm will be constructed by Vestas Wind System near the town of Paddie. The project was handed to them by EDF Renewables ( Électricité de France)… Read More
Kogi State Governor begins the construction of the 25 kilometer Dekina – Ayingba road after 58 years.
The administration of Governor Yahaya Bello commissioned the ayingba road to enhance the living standard of the people and made promise of more development to come.
The road which was first constructed in … Read More
Ondo State moves one step towards the construction of the new seaport at Ilaje local government.
Plans for the construction of the new seaport in Ondo State has been concluded. The aim of the port is to enlarge the states investment options. The governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu announced … Read More
Morocco commences the construction of a new tech city in Northern Tangier in partnership with China Communications Construction Co (CCCC).
Following the memorandum of understanding between China Communications Construction Co (CCCC) and BMCE Bank (Moroccan Bank for Foreign Trade), the construction of the new tech city in Northern Tangier is … Read More