Escaped Karoo National Park lion spotted

Karoo Lion

The lion that escaped from the Karoo National Park, outside Beaufort West, was on Thursday momentarily spotted by ranger and tracker teams for the first time since being on the animal’s trail since last week Friday. “The trackers followed fresh spoor yesterday morning in the same gorge where the search ended the previous night,” said … Read moreEscaped Karoo National Park lion spotted

George civil engineering projects achieve in awards


Two George Municipality Civil Engineering Services projects made the finals of the national South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) awards recently. Both projects also scooped the regional SAICE awards in August last year. “The Thembalethu Pipe Bridge Number 5 over the Schaapkop River reached the finals in the Technical Excellence Category of the national … Read moreGeorge civil engineering projects achieve in awards

Overstrand Municipality thanks dog walkers

Overstrand Municipality

The Overstrand Municipality has thanked local residents for responding positively to its call that dogs be walked on a leash. “Overstrand’s Law Enforcement team thanked dog walkers for keeping dogs on leashes,” said Overstrand Municipality spokesperson, Riana Steenkamp. “Every responsible dog owner agrees – picking up after your dog is a MUST. “Dog walkers, make … Read moreOverstrand Municipality thanks dog walkers

Ex-British soldiers take part in 2019 Absa Cape Epic

War Veterans to Battle Preconceptions by taking on the Absa Cape Epic Former British Army Soldiers, Jaco van Gass and Stu Croxford will challenge the preconceptions of what is possible for amputees when they take on the 2019 Absa Cape Epic this March. Jaco van Gass, British Armed Forces Parachute Regiment, and Stu Croxford, Duke … Read moreEx-British soldiers take part in 2019 Absa Cape Epic

SANRAL unveils Technical Innovation Hub to industry


In rising to the challenge of rapidly evolving Smart Road Technologies and global innovation, SANRAL has established the Technical Innovation Hub (TIH) which is driven from the Western Region Office in Cape Town. Although not a physical space, the TIH can be likened to a think tank of young intellectuals, mentored by senior professional engineers, … Read moreSANRAL unveils Technical Innovation Hub to industry