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14 September 2021 Looming landfill crisis faces South Africa’s largest metros
Urgent call for municipalities to adopt an integrated waste management approach It is no surprise that Johannesburg, Tshwane and Cape Town all have less than ten years of useful landfill life left, as waste...
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6 August 2021 Melissa Truscott making a difference in the world of architecture
August is Women's Month in South Africa, the spotlight is therefore on women and the role they play in nation building in various fields. Melissa Truscott was appointed Director Of Architectures six months ago...
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21 July 2021 New Director of Architecture (Africa) at AECOM highlights the importance of diversity
The multidisciplinary work environment at infrastructure consulting firm AECOM presents unique opportunities for its architects, who normally work in their own studios. “It is quite rare to be in a professional...
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22 June 2021 Women engineers at AECOM play a key role in uplifting local communities
If you are passionate about improving the day-to-day lives of communities by delivering great design solutions, then engineering is both a challenging and rewarding career to follow. Key to this is adopting a...
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17 June 2021 AECOM fast-tracks Green School South Africa in Paarl for the 2021 school year
Infrastructure consulting firm AECOM enabled Green School South Africa in the Drakenstein Valley near Paarl in the Western Cape to be fast-tracked so it could open on time for the 2021 school year. AECOM’s long-lead...
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9 June 2021 AECOM wins big at SAPOA Awards 2021 for the conneXXion and Constantia Emporium
QS, structural engineering services at the conneXXion and Constantia Emporium a testament to AECOM’s newly-launched Sustainable Legacies strategy The conneXXion, the new corporate head office for Exxaro Resources...
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2 June 2021 AECOM highlights its Sustainable Legacies strategy on World Environment Day
Premier infrastructure delivery company AECOM celebrates World Environment Day on Saturday 5 June with a significant feather in its cap, having being ranked #1 in Engineering News Record’s (ENR’s) 2020 Top 200...
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25 May 2021 AECOM puts finishing touches on Tema Port Expansion in Ghana
Premier infrastructure delivery company AECOM is on track to complete its work on the Tema Port Expansion Project in Ghana, on behalf of Meridian Port Services Ltd. (MPS), in September 2021.
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18 May 2021 AECOM launches Sustainable Legacies
AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the world’s premier infrastructure consulting firm, has announced the launch of Sustainable Legacies, its strategy for reaching ambitious environmental, social and governance (ESG) objectives....
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29 April 2021 The geotechnical challenge of building on dolomite in Gauteng
A common concern in construction within Gauteng is the possibility of building on dolomite. While many structural engineers are aware of the potential hazards of dolomite, not all are aware of the variability of the...
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