• Optimality in sewer network design 

      De Villiers, Nico-Ben (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Sewer networks form a vital part of urban infrastructure and represent a capital intensive expense in the public sector. In South Africa, a recent estimation stated that R44.75 billion is required to ...
    • Nonlinear truss modelling of masonry infill frames towards sustainable residential buildings 

      Mbewe, Peter Binali Kamowa (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: With significant international efforts focused on sustainable development goals, the role of engineers in achieving sustainable infrastructure development cannot be over-emphasised. However, one of the ...
    • Estimating outdoor water use allowing for the possible impacts of climate change 

      Makwiza, Chikondi (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Climate change may stress water supply systems due to both diminishing water resources and rising climate driven water use. Reducing the sensitivity of residential outdoor water use to climatic factors ...