October 23, 2012, Johannesburg, South Africa - Knight Piésold has been involved in very exciting and beneficial social upliftment projects. One of the recent initiatives was the donation of R30 000 to the Christ Church Christian Care Centre in Berea, Gauteng, South Africa to help with some of the financial challenges that the centre had experienced recently. The centre was established in July 2000 to care for the children of families affected by HIV/AIDS.
October 10, 2012, Vancouver, BC, Canada - Knight Piésold Ltd. is pleased to announce that the company has been selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2013. The Canada’s Top 100 Employers project is an annual competition sponsored by Mediacorp Canada Inc. to recognize Canada’s best places to work. In addition to the Top 100 distinction, Knight Piésold was also recently chosen as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2012, and earlier this year we also received the regional distinction in BC as being one of BC’s Top Employers for 2012!
August 21, 2012 - Knight Piésold will once again be taking part in the Hydropower Africa 2012 Conference, which is the largest hydropower event of its kind in Africa attracting over 450 visitors from across the globe. This year, the event will take place in beautiful Cape Town, South Africa at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from September 4 – 5th, 2012. Hydropower Africa is a forum where comprehensive presentations, panel discussions and focused sessions will address the issues surrounding the financing and the implementation of hydropower projects in Africa – both large and small.
March 23, 2012, Medellín, Colombia - Knight Piésold Consulting, an international engineering and environmental consulting company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Andrew Markle as Regional Manager of Knight Piésold Consultores S.A.S., Knight Piésold’s operations in Colombia.
The Colombian Knight Piésold office will be located in Medellín and will serve the country’s growing mining and energy sectors while providing both local opportunities and international expertise. Knight Piésold is committed to supporting the Government of Colombia’s vision to position mining and energy production as “pillars of development” and enhancing the economic growth of the country through responsible development of the country’s rich natural resources.
February 16, 2012, Vancouver, BC, Canada - Knight Piésold Ltd. has once again been selected as one of BC's Top Employers for 2012, an annual competition sponsored by Mediacorp Canada Inc. to recognize Canada's best places to work . The BC's Top Employers designation "recognizes the British Columbia employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work."
January 9, 2012 - With the year having come to a close, Knight Piésold Consulting is proud to have celebrated its 90th year with one of its most successful years yet. Throughout the year many of the offices around the world hosted local events in celebration of the company’s success and history over the last 90 years.
October 28, 2012, Johannesburg, South Africa - Corporate Social Responsibility is an important part of everyday work at Knight Piésold Consulting. The Bokamoso Social Investment Scheme (the corporate social scheme in South Africa) has recently invested in another school in Ennerdale, Johannesburg.
September 12, 2012, Johannesburg, South Africa - Knight Piésold received outstanding recognition on August 17th at the 2011 CESA Aon Engineering Excellence Awards. The Braamhoek Consultants Joint Venture (BCJV), comprising Knight Piésold, GIBB, and SSI, took home the award in the category of "Engineering Excellence with a value greater than R250 million for the Bedford Dam, part of the Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme. Furthermore, Kayad Knight Piésold took home a commendation for the Demise of the Athlone Cooling Towers for the City of Cape Town.
August 23, 2011, Johannesburg, South Africa - Knight Piésold Consulting further celebrates its milestone anniversary with the achievement of a Level 2 BBBEE (Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment) rating in South Africa. Established in 1921, the company has undergone numerous changes throughout its existence and has adapted its business structure in order to remain competitive in a dynamic environment. The company’s BBBEE scorecard is one aspect that reflects this.
April 28, 2011 - Knight Piésold commemorates its 90th anniversary this month with a new and updated look online.
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