ACHASM Eastern Cape Chapter

Notice of Presentation

Port Elizabeth, 2 August 2017


Support work continues to remain a challenge, collapses and other incidents featuring regularly in the media, and in industry anecdotes. 

The presentation will be of relevance to architects, Construction H&S Agents / Managers / Officers, engineers, inspectors, project managers, quantity surveyors, and all interested construction role players.

 Presentation and Presenter

Dévan Venter, Lead Engineer, PERI, based in Durban, will present ‘Considerations essential to safe temporary works design and execution’ focusing on: what is temporary works; important design considerations – support systems; importance of correct implementation on site; examples of projects, and examples of dangerous practises on sites, and how to rectify (50 minutes, and 10 minutes for questions).


Dolphins Leap Conference and Events Centre, Shop 14c (top floor), Dolphins Leap Centre, corner La Roche Drive and Beach Road, Humewood.


17:30 – 18:30

 Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

The South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP) will recognise the presentation.


Sally van der Riet:

 For Further Information

Professor John Smallwood

Mobile No.: +27 83 659 2492

E-mail: (preferred)