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Saturday, 09 March 2019
ASAQS-Accredited Construction Estimating course »
ASAQS-Accredited Construction Estimating course by Alusani Skills & Training Network® taking place in Johannesburg soo...
Monday, 18 February 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Value management: when QS and designer are in sync »
Value management during a project’s design phase can help manage costs, provide value for money and avoid budget overruns...
Saturday, 16 February 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Surety and guarantee. Birds of the same feather, or not? »
“My wife and I are the shareholders of our family company. We need to buy a delivery truck for the business and have talke...
Saturday, 16 February 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
The Critical Path: Critical to Project Cost Control »
The old adage that “time is money” also holds true when it comes to the construction industry but QS’s as the “financial m...
Saturday, 09 February 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SONA 2019: Government recognizes the role of quantity surveyors »
"It made me immensely proud to hear that the President believes that quantity surveyors are necessary to achieve the effec...
Thursday, 31 January 2019
In Memorium - Dr Corné de Leeuw »
A personal tribute by the Executive Director of the ASAQS A great cedar has fallen. It is with great personal...
Wednesday, 30 January 2019
Can private schools have a termination clause in their contracts with parents? »
“Family friends of ours have a child who has been kicked out of the private school he was attending. As I understand it, t...
Wednesday, 16 January 2019
Proposed amendments to the Companies Act »
09 November 2018   “Over the past few years I’ve come to understand what the Companies Act 71...
Saturday, 12 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New EduTech-GoLearning course »
Members who need to make up CPD-hours before the end of January may be interested to do our latest course: Proftable Con...
Saturday, 12 January 2019
Interview with ASAQS ED on Moneyweb Radio - 20 December 2018 »
Quantity surveyors in place could root out corruption on construction projects, says association. To listen to Larry Fe...