EDF and GIBB become partners in GIBB Power

On 4 October 2018, EDF, one of the world’s leading electricity companies, and GIBB, a leading engineering player in Africa signed agreements for EDF to invest in GIBB Power, a subsidiary company of GIBB Engineering and Architect...

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Why construction firms need to leverage the potential of technology

[caption id="attachment_2311" align="alignnone" width="1251"] Paul Fitzsimons: General Manager for Power and Energy and Louwrens van der Merwe: Sustainability Consultant: Sustainability and Strategic Projects in the Environmental ...

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Why construction firms need to leverage the potential of technology

[caption id="attachment_2221" align="alignnone" width="425"] Paul Fitzsimons, Gibb Power and Energy Services sector General Manager[/caption] To rebuild itself for the 21st century, the construction industry needs to embrace in...

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Towards a broad energy mix and a focused policy

[caption id="attachment_2221" align="alignnone" width="611"] Paul Fitzsimons, Gibb Power and Energy Services sector General Manager[/caption] What is the ideal energy balance between various energy resources? Should we embrace ...

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It makes sense to have a clear policy and strategy in energy supply

[caption id="attachment_2221" align="alignnone" width="611"] Paul Fitzsimons, Gibb Power and Energy Services sector General Manager[/caption] JOHANNESBURG - In determining the ideal energy mix for South Africa, there is no obje...

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Insights into SA’s water security

  [caption id="attachment_2218" align="alignnone" width="300"] Teboho Mofokeng, Technical Executive at GIBB[/caption]   In May, Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane made greater water security for all...

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Why mega-projects fail

Channel Tunnel

While fingers have been pointed at examples of mega-projects with cost and schedule challenges such as Medupi and the multi-product pipeline, it not a new or uniquely South African phenomenon. Internationally many flagship project...

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Prestigious building goes green

Green Building

The increasing demand on South Africa’s national grid has driven many businesses to invest in alternative energy efficient sources of power. One of South Africa’s leading consulting engineering firms, GIBB, has over the years ...

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