Construction

SOUTH AFRICAN ENGINEERS – YOU HAVE A DUTY TO THE PUBLIC AND YOUR COUNTRY

SOUTH AFRICAN ENGINEERS – YOU HAVE A DUTY TO THE PUBLIC AND YOUR COUNTRY

All South African Engineers have a fundamental duty to put Public and Country First, I have complied the following quotes to remind us all our obligations.   “Proffessionals in general tend to believe that their obligations to their clients far outweigh their responsibility to others such as public” Dr Githui Mathenge’s research titled: Ethical Issues in the Construction Industry in Kenya: A Criti... »

5 REASONS WHY HAVING A HOLIDAY IS IMPORTANT FOR YOUR CAREER

5 REASONS WHY HAVING A HOLIDAY IS IMPORTANT FOR YOUR CAREER

The annual shutdown which also known as the “Builders Break” is upon us, but did you know that sitting by the pool with a Piña Colada can be helpful to your career as a Hardhat Professional? Check out the following top 5 reasons why you should make time for a break this summer.     1. Improved Productivity Think working long hours helps to get more done? Think again. A recent study shows that coun... »

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IS KEY TO RADICAL ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IS KEY TO RADICAL ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

Digital Transformation is the change associated with the application of digital technology in all aspects of human society. The transformation stage means that digital usages inherently enable new types of innovation and creativity in a particular domain, rather than simply enhance and support traditional methods.   According to the Mckinsey report Navigating the digital future: Productivity in th... »

CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT: TIPS AND INSIGHTS

CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT: TIPS AND INSIGHTS

What are 12 steps to a successful construction project, what are the habits that make a good project manager, can technology help your project, are you making errors pricing projects, can you avoid construction disputes, what are some phrases we should say more often in construction, why are good client relations vital, how do you manage construction risks, how do you retain skilled employees, and... »