Monthly Archives: August 2017

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29 08, 2017

Gondwana rolls out plan to make ‘green graduates’ job-ready

Gondwana Environmental Solutions, the Roodepoort-based provider of environmental monitoring, mitigation and management services, announced the rollout of a unique associate programme designed to address the growing challenge of graduate unemployment. The programme was successfully piloted last year and enters phase two this coming October. Gondwana associateships give young professionals the opportunity to obtain practical work [...]

7 08, 2017

Dispersion Modelling

Cities such as Athens, Los Angeles and Mexico are notorious for being highly polluted. So much so, that from time to time, vehicle restrictions and even compulsory shutdown of industries are initiated. With the economy around the world as it is, hampering productivity would need to be scientifically founded. Regional scale air quality models are [...]

1 08, 2017

Boreholes

As part of the water cycle, groundwater soaks into the ground from rainfall and through surface water. Gravity draws the water down until it reaches a depth where the ground is saturated. A geological formation which can hold water or permit substantial water movement through it is known as an aquifer. In nature, water from [...]