oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Price tag : from the CEO's desk

Volume 24, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 1021-2000



I dedicate this article to Sam Amod Pr Eng and Peter Kleynhans Pr Eng, who in the past three weeks, while working on a sensitive project of national importance, impressed upon me the meaning of Civil Engineer. I have had the pleasant experience of meeting the late Eric Hall - former City Engineer of Johannesburg, Honorary Fellow of SAICE, recipient of SAICE's prestigious Gold Medal, and SAICE President in 1973. A famous story of Eric Hall's is, when asked what he would have been had he not been a civil engineer, he responded, "... ashamed of myself!"

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