Awards & Achievements


19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (19th ISSMGE)

Dr Peter Day of Jones & Wagener opened the technical proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (19th ISSMGE) in Seoul Korea with the Terzaghi Oration titled "Challenges and Shortcomings in Geotechnical Engineering Practice in the context of a Developing Country."

 


 

Jabulili Msiza - Young engineer of the year

Heartfelt congratulations to Jabulile Msiza for winning the CESA Young Engineer of the Year Award! We're very proud of you!

 


50 years of specialist consulting continues to grow excellence

Fifty years ago Jones & Wagener (J&W) founders, Winston Jones and Dr Fritz Wagener, combined their expertise and skills to establish what has now become an iconic firm of consulting professional engineers and scientists in South Africa.

"They believed that excellent technical skills coupled with professionalism and integrity were the key characteristics required for success. That 'belief' has not changed and today, 50 years on, I certainly believe that Jones & Wagener are still blessed with extraordinary employees," says J&W CEO Dr Pierre van der Berg. To read full article, click here.


CESA Young Engineer of the Year Award 2017

Heartfelt congratulations to Jabulile Msiza for winning the CESA Young Engineer of the Year Award! We're very proud of you!


Jones & Wagener celebrates 50 years of specialist consulting

Founded on the 1st of November 1966, J&W offered specialist civil engineering consulting services to the construction, mining and industrial sectors. J&W's expertise expanded when Dr Peter Day joined in 1979, bringing geotechnical engineering expertise to the company. Day became the first chairperson of the J&W board and, along with Danie Brink, the first CEO of the company, the two implemented a new and successful management structure. To read full article, click here.

Winner: Best Presentation - Young Geotechnical Professionals Conference (YGPC 11) 2016

Earlier this year Mondli Magagula submitted an abstract entry for a competition hosted by the Australian Geotechnical Society. The abstract was titled "Site Characterization of the area surrounding a sinkhole, a case study". It describes a geotechnical investigation and design of remedial works which followed the formation of a sinkhole. His abstract was subsequently chosen to represent Africa at the Young Geotechnical Professionals Conference (YGPC 11) held in New Zealand [Queenstown, October 25 – 28, 2016]. To read full article, click here.


Congratulations to Danie Brink on being selected as the joint-winner of the 'Engineer of the Year' award at the South African Institute of Civil Engineers and South African Forum of Civil Engineering Contractors' 2016 Awards Ceremony.

Danie has served the civil engineering profession in South Africa with distinction throughout his career. Danie became the first CEO of J&W during a period of major political change in South Africa.

As a result, he had the demanding task of identifying ways of restructuring the company so as to comply with Black Economic Empowerment requirements. The continued progress of J&W is a testament to his success in implementing these measures. . To read full article, click here.


Sasol Mining was recently awarded second place in die COALSAFE 2016: Annual Colliery HSEC Campaign competition.

Jones and Wagener made a significant contribution with regards to the risk analysis procedure developed during the Sigma Phase 1 project. Picture: Konrad Krüger (J&W), Marius van Biljon (J&W), Trevor Davids (SASOL Mining), Adriaan Oosthuizen (J&W), Kobus Coetser (J&W), Barbara Botha (J&W)

Peter Day Saice Engineer of the year award

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


2014 SAICE Engineer of the year award, awarded to Peter Day

Peter Day Saice Engineer of the year award

 

 

 

 

 

 


2013 IAIAsa Premium Award

The IAIAsa Annual Award is awarded "to recognise excellence in Integrated Environmental Management (IEM) practice that advances the Environmental Profession through showing best practice and demonstrates a clear contribution to Environmental Sustainability." Picture - Back: Gina Martin, Olivia Bamford, Jacqui Hex, Anelle Lötter. Front: Gerhard Cronje, Adriaan Oosthuizen

Ellen Khuzwayo Award

 

 

 

 

 

 


2011 Ellen Khuzwayo Award awarded by the University of Johannesburg Council

SAYEP originally Hundred for Hundred Project supported by Jones and Wagener since 2003 has had two awards for its contribution in engineering education for the rural and disadvantaged students.

Ellen Khuzwayo Award From left to right : Prof Roy Marcus: Chairperson of Council, University of Johannesburg, Ms Sibongile (Bongi) Mkhabela (recipient) , Dr Duduzile Rosemary Mkhize (recipient), Mr Thomas Louw De Beer(recipient), Prof Ihron Rensburg: Vice-Chancellor and Principal, University of Johannesburg and Dr Carol Hofmeyr (recipient).


2009 SAICE Presidential Award given by the 2009 SAICE President , Johan De Koker

SAYEP originally Hundred for Hundred Project supported by Jones and Wagener since 2003 has had two awards for its contribution in engineering education for the rural and disadvantaged students.

SAICE Presedential Award

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