Engineering appeared as an attractive profession for Sasheen Rajkumar who always enjoyed maths and science as a scholar. He believes engineering provides “complex and extraordinary design and construction problems, ultimately challenging the engineer technically, practically and ..
SANRAL made it possible for Fulufhelo Luruli to fulfil her dream of becoming a civil engineer when she became the recipient of a bursary sponsored by the agency. “University fees are very expensive, even more so ..
An enquiring mind coupled with a fascination for bridges as a child naturally chartered Derusha Govender’s career choice towards the dynamic field of civil engineering. She overcome financial constraints and chose to “see every challenge as ..
Daniel Govender was given the opportunity to be exposed to a formal working environment with the aid of a SANRAL bursary. His attraction to the industry stemmed from a high school outing to the longest bridge ..
The R71 bridge construction milestones were achieved jointly by the construction of a dual carriageway, a widening the road, and a road overlay. Furthermore, a pedestrian walkway was constructed for pedestrians at the shoulder of the ..
Very old concrete showing signs of distress, carbonated or chlorinated concrete needs protection. Coating with a silane penetrant coating and not barrier coatings generally improve this. Barrier concrete must breathe as they provide protection and aesthetics, ..
South Africa needs engineers, so does SANRAL and that is a common interest they have. The agency has stepped in to assist with full bursaries and internships and in this way it helps itself as well ..
The proposed route is set to significantly ease the congestion on the current Van Reenen’s Pass route and will result in higher levels of safety on the road.
The Isando Pedestrian Bridge, nicknamed the “Walking Wonder,” near the O. R Tambo International Airport has improved pedestrian safety and journey times. The bridge also received a commendation at the steel Awards.
Engineers from SANRAL were quickly messaged to the area to assess the extent of the damage and it was decided that the bridge had to be closed immediately in the interest of road safety.