Design students at University of Melbourne are researching ways to integrate data-based decision making into urban design and planning projects, thanks to a three-week full-time internship program launched in partnership with SMEC.
With SMEC’s focus on exploring ways to integrate Smart City philosophy and technology into our projects and practices, the program provides an opportunity for students to work collaboratively on an innovative joint research project based around City, Data and Design.
Students are investigating issues such as carpark and bicycle parking usage in Melbourne CBD, and exploring the broader fields that make up the complex system of a city such as transportation, environment, water, psychology, human interaction, Information Technology, ecology, and agriculture.
SMEC has been appointed by the Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (BREB) to provide project monitoring consulting services for the upgrade and extension of electricity distribution systems in rural areas of Bangladesh.Read More
SMEC South Africa won the Technical Excellence category in the 2018 SAICE Durban Branch Awards for the Mount Edgecombe Interchange Upgrade project.Read More
Schoolchildren at Dian Ekawati preschool and kindergarten in South Jakarta are enjoying a newly renovated playground and classrooms thanks to a community service project called ‘A Better Place for Better Education’, undertaken by SMEC’s CSR team in Indonesia.Read More
Thanks to its strong delivery and client support in the Cornubia Precinct, SMEC South Africa has been directly appointed for the preliminary design and optimisation of all major roads and earthworks for Cornubia Phase 2.Read More