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2013 News Items
21 November 2013
Young QS represents SA at International Women's Entrepreneurial Challenge »
International Women's Entrepreneurial Challenge (IWEC) 2013 Nov. 10-13, 2013 Three enterprising women, under the...
30 October 2013
JBCC 6th Edition - Breaking News »
The wait is over – from Monday 07 October 2013 you may order the 6.0 Edition Principal Building Agreement and Contract Dat...
14 October 2013   (2 Comments - view/add)
Netspot : The quality of the future PrQS »
The e-letter by Steve Lyons on the quality of the future PrQS and our subsequent article on the matter sparked a lively de...
14 October 2013
The RICS New Rules of Measurement - NRM2 What's new plus Professional Negligence issues for QS's »
Trevor Drury, Managing Director of  Estia Consulting  writes: "The RICS has produced a suite of documents cal...
14 October 2013   (1 Comment - view/add)
In Memoriam : Stanley Bloch »
STANLEY BLOCH, Quantity Surveyor , passed away on 29 September 2013 at age 82. The Western Cape Chapter of the Associati...
10 October 2013
What is the IDoW? »
It is work reserved to be done by only persons registered with any of the six Built Environment Professional Councils (BEP...
10 October 2013
Netspot : Will houses in future come out of printers? »
Pictured above is one of the walls conceived and created by architects Michael Hansmeyer and Benjamin Dillenburger forming...
27 September 2013
Development indicators 2012 »
The sixth edition of the Development Indicators (2012) that were approved by Cabinet recently is made available here for o...
06 September 2013
Bursaries available from DAFF »
Students who have a NSC with maths and physical science may consider a future career in bioresource engineering, veterinar...
22 August 2013
Become an RICS accredited mediator »
Dear Members and Industry Colleagues The RICS has formed an internationally accredited panel of dispute resolutio...
19 August 2013
QUANTITY SURVEYING SERVICES FOR THE CITY OF TSHWANE RAPID TRANSIT (TRT) PROJECT »
SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL ROADS AGENCY SOC LIMITED CONTRACT NRA P.002-090-2013/1QS QUANTITY SURVEYING SERVICES F...
17 August 2013
Netspot : News from the future! »
"FUEL CELLS TO THE RESCUE OF PLUG-IN ELECTRIC CARS There's a resurgence in EVs, thanks to cheap fuel-cell technology...
17 August 2013
Drive to get Firm's listed correctly on the ASAQS database »
Our recent article on the importance of getting your firm's listing correct, is in support of a concerted effort to get ou...
17 August 2013
Building Information Modelling Survey – The Quantity Surveyor »
We are currently conducting research into the impact of Building Information Modelling (BIM) on the quantity surveying pro...
17 August 2013
WHAT SHOULD BE CHANGED IN THE NEW STANDARD SYSTEM? »
We need your comments and have started a blog on the  NEW Standard System for Measuring Building Work(6th Edition -...
08 August 2013
PPC Builders App »
Netspot : PPC Builders App - read the first online review here!     Some of you may have seen the...
08 August 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sustainable Building 2013 (SB13) »
  Creating a resilient and regenerative built environment Early bird registration now open! Date: ...
05 August 2013
DPW announce youth training programme »
The National Department of Public Works in collaboration with the Department of Higher Education and Training through its...
03 August 2013
WOMEN IN ENGINEERING AND BUILT-ENVIRONMENT WORKSHOP »
The Department of Public of Works and the University of Johannesburg/ Group Five - Women in Engineering and Built -Enviro...
19 July 2013
Sapoa event »
SAPOA KZN would like to invite you to attend our Networking Breakfast Presentation sponsored by ABSA Comme...
08 July 2013   (3 Comments - view/add)
The Association of South African Quantity Surveyors Say That Tender Collusion Advances Poverty »
The Association of South African Quantity Surveyors (ASAQS) condemns the unethical practice of collusive tendering. As h...
08 July 2013
ASAQS - GAUTENG CHAPTER CPD EVENT - FULLY BOOKED »
Please note that the CPD event for the 10th July on the New Guide to Elemental Estimating & Analysis is fully booked a...
04 July 2013
Forum of QS Practices Report Back »
The Forum met on the 28th May and various interesting issues were discussed. These included:   JBCC 6th Editio...
04 July 2013
Reinstatement of a degree in Quantity Surveying at UKZN »
Mr Deon Vermeulen (left), President of the ASAQS, announces that UKZN will be reinstating the BScPropDev leading to the Ho...
04 July 2013
Dr Corné de Leeuw awarded Life Membership of the ASAQS »
During the recent Green Vision 20/20 Conference dinner, Life Membership of the ASAQS was awarded to Dr Corné de Leeuw in r...
04 July 2013
Winners of the Gold Medal Award 2013 »
The winner of the ASAQS Gold Medal for best quantity surveying student was announced last night during the Green Vision 20...
15 June 2013
ASAQS wish to appoint a director for EduTech »
DIRECTOR EDUTECH    The Association of Quantity Surveyors South Africa (ASAQS) is a voluntary organizatio...
15 June 2013   (1 Comment - view/add)
Gold Medal Finalists for 2013 »
The ASAQS awards committee have just announced the finalists for this years gold medal for the best final year quantity su...
22 May 2013
UCT Alumni Invite : Faculty of Engineering »
The Dean of the Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment (EBE)  at the University of Cape Town&nbs...
15 May 2013
Does your firm have spare capacity for an audit job (46 days) in the Netherlands Antilles? »
Then you may be interested in this RFQ received via the SACQSP.   CREODEV – Dutch Antilles/EU – is looking for...
06 May 2013   (1 Comment - view/add)
QS receives Order of the Baobab from the President of South Africa »
Colin Wells Eglin received the Order of the Baobab in silver for serving the country with excellence and for his dedicatio...
01 May 2013
CSCC Survey on the state of transformation in the Construction Sector »
Following the gazette of the Construction Sector Code in June 2009, the Construction Sector Charter Council (CSCC) has com...
26 April 2013
Do you know... there is a golf club for the construction industry? »
The QACCS Golf club (Quantity Surveyors, Architects, Consultants, Contractors & Suppliers) was established in Durban...
26 April 2013
Are you a retired project manager? »
The National Department of Public Works Calls on Retired Construction Project Managers The National Minister o...
15 April 2013
Joburg Municipal Property Summit »
Dear Members The City of Joburg Property Company (JPC) is a property agent of the City of Johannesburg. The strate...

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