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19 July 2017 AECOM announces inaugural Educational Trust bursary recipients
AECOM has announced the first three beneficiaries of its newly-established Educational Trust. The trust has been set up pursuant to the company’s broad-based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE) objectives, including...
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6 July 2017 Women of AECOM help to champion its presence in Africa
6 July 2017: AECOM’s executive committee has five female members out of 13, a record in terms of female representation at this management level for most companies in Africa, says Rashree Maharaj, the Marketing and...
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15 June 2017 AECOM addresses infrastructure panel at WEF on Africa 2017
Largescale, multi-country infrastructure projects in Africa can only succeed if various important criteria are met in terms of planning, coordination, and engineering.
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31 May 2017 AECOM helps Gibela facility achieve 500 000 LTI-free hours
The Gibela Rail Transport Consortium train manufacturing facility at Dunnottar in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng, achieved 500 000 LTI-free (lost time free) injuries late last year. This is largely due to the expert health and...
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24 April 2017 Cape Town’s first micro-tunnelling project wins major award
AECOM, the City of Cape Town and CSV Construction have been awarded the annual Joop Van Wamelen Award of Excellence for 2016 by the Southern African Society for Trenchless Technology (SASTT). The combined submission...
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5 April 2017 BIM has enormous potential to cut construction costs in Africa
Building Information Modelling (BIM) has enormous potential in Africa’s Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry to reduce capital and operational costs, and boost the quality of construction...
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16 March 2017 Redhouse Chelsea Interchange project scoops major award
AECOM has showcased its design expertise on the Redhouse Chelsea Interchange and Arterial Roads project in Port Elizabeth for main client SANRAL and contractor Basil Read. The project clinched an award in the Roads...
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27 February 2017 R160m Bridal Veil Overpass Bridge creates direct link to Mall of Africa
The new R160 million Bridal Veil Road overpass bridge, developed by Atterbury Property Development, has created a brand-new east-west transport route at the Mall of Africa in Midrand. AECOM provided design and...
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17 February 2017 AECOM on track at R1.5bn Sol Plaatje University in Kimberley
AECOM is providing project-management services for the ongoing Sol Plaatje University precinct in Kimberley.
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2 February 2017 AECOM receives commendation for work on AMD treatment plant
AECOM received a ‘Highly Commended’ citation at Construction World’s Best Projects Awards 2016 for its work on the Eastern Basin Acid Mine Drainage (AMD) treatment plant for main client the Trans Caledon Tunnel...
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