Gauteng local government and housing MEC Paul Mashatile expects clean cities, functioning traffic lights, smooth tarred roads and housing development projects from the province’s mayors.
A R6.2 billion new Gauteng housing project – the Leratong City integrated nodal development – is set to get under way in Leratong, Mogale City in a joint development by McCormick Property Development, Calgro M3 and Sasuka Logistics Services.
With the construction sector resembling a sort of rubble, what with all the majors on their knees as the chickens come home to roost and some worth a fraction of the values they boasted before the lid was lifted on collusion, affordable housing firm Calgro M3 is worth a look.
Small and medium enterprises face various challenges in Africa, particularly in the construction industry.
Mozambique has moved into the world’s spotlight with the rumblings of change in recent years as multinational companies have discovered substantial reserves of gas on land and offshore.
Global programme and construction consultancy Turner & Townsend is providing quantity surveying expertise as part of a major programme by the South African government to close and rehabilitate some 660 abandoned asbestos mines and shafts in various regions around the country.
Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA)’s Bi-Annual Economic Capacity Survey (BECS) from January to June 2015 just released indicates that fee earnings increased by around 1.2%, against an expected decrease of between 3% and 5%.
The third annual South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professionals (SACPCMP) will take off on the 13-15th of October 2015 at Emperor’s Palace, Johannesburg.
Datuk Professor Sundra Rajoo, guest presenter at the second annual MDA Collective Wisdom lecture in Johannesburg, advised that.
More job losses in construction are likely, with executives in the sector predicting it will continue to suffer the effects of slow economic growth and falling commodity prices during the next financial year.