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WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We bring together our 36,500 staff, based in more than 500 offices, across 40 countries to provide engineering and multidisciplinary services in a vast array of industry sectors, with a focus on technical excellence and client service. Our expertise covers land remediation to urban planning, engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, and developing the energy sources of the future to enabling new ways of extracting essential minerals. Operating from South Africa, our specialist skills backed by a global reach enable make us the provider of choice – whatever the challenge might be.

 
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Design of the Cosmo City Pedestrian Bridge: Inspired by Nature corner
February 27, 2017

Design of the Cosmo City Pedestrian Bridge: Inspired by Nature

The design of the bridge, which is located in Cosmo City, Johannesburg, is derived from the iconic Acacia tree which is symbolic of the African experience. The design statement reads as follows: “E...

Rehabilitation, Realignment and 3D Visualisation Modelling of Kyalami Racetrack corner
February 17, 2017

Rehabilitation, Realignment and 3D Visualisation Modelling of Kyalami Racetrack

WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, Africa was appointed to provide rehabilitation and realignment services on the upgrade of the track. The 4.246 km anti-clockwise circuit includes 14 turns with a mix of ...

Can Southern-African countries afford to ignore renewable energy? corner
February 14, 2017

Can Southern-African countries afford to ignore renewable energy?

The potential for renewable energy in Sub-Saharan Africa is staggering. Solar, alone, could provide more than 10TW of new capacity and wind 109GW. By tapping into these resources, there would be a ...

Shaping the future with immersed VR corner
February 07, 2017

Shaping the future with immersed VR

The use of virtual reality (VR) technology - and not only in the design phases, but throughout the construction phases and in facilities management too - is quickly becoming the biggest trend in th...

The future of road-based transport beyond 2030 corner
November 02, 2016

The future of road-based transport beyond 2030

South Africa needs to ready itself to take advantage of the Fourth Industrial Revolution – doing so, connectivity, data and analytics, and autonomous vehicles will play a transformative role in fut...

Finding the sweet spot in Africa’s power development corner
September 22, 2016

Finding the sweet spot in Africa’s power development

The East African Power Industry Forum (EAPIC) in Nairobi, Kenya this week highlights not only of the value power offers as an enabler to grow and transform economies, but also of the burgeoning inv...

 
 
 
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