Project Management of the ICT, Security and Audio Visual systems at Alexander Forbes Head Office, including a benchmark Data Centre and Building Management System ensuring a more energy and resource efficient environment.
Managing the relocation of EY’s African Head Office Data Centre and ensuring a fully functional office with zero business disruption.
King Shaka International Airport
Technical Advisory and Project Management of the integrated commissioning and operational trial testing of over 40 special systems including Data Centres, ICT, Security and Building Management Systems at King Shaka International Airport’s terminal and support buildings.
Cape Town International Airport
Project Management and IT Consulting of the 4 Data Centres and converged MPLS ICT Network at Cape Town International Airport in line with world-wide standards to streamline operations, boost efficiency, increase airport utilisation and enhance passengers’ airport experience.
Gautrain Sandton Station
The co-ordination and integration of the ICT, Security, Audio Visual and Building Management Systems into the civil and building works for the Gautrain Sandton Station.
With efficient EES Project Management, Consol’s Glass B4 Furnace was rebuilt within 90 days to ensure glass producing capacity is increased from 285 tons to 320 tons per day.
Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Stadium
As IT Consultants, EES realised a 12% saving on the capital cost of ICT, Security and Audio Visual Systems installation by building an intelligent backbone into the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Stadium complex.
Established in 2001, EES Live (Pty) Ltd provides network, electronics and electrical services and solutions. As an ISO 9001:2008 compliant company, its vision is to become Africa’s professional service provider of choice in these areas of expertise. It specialises in the integration of multiple system infrastructure including ICT, Data Centres, Security, Audio Visual, Building Management Systems (BMS) and Special Systems Co-ordination.
The EES Live Value Proposition focuses on translating technology into tangible deliverables for clients through the experience of a talented team of Engineering and ICT Consultants and Project Managers.
We are committed to proactively assisting clients reduce their carbon footprint and facilitate the development of a ‘green’ commercial environment. To achieve this, we have a GREEN STAR SA Accredited Professional on our team.
EES Live’s head office is in Stellenbosch, and it has a partner in Lagos, Nigeria, and offices in Gaborone, Botswana.
Solar photovoltaic energy for corporate buildings (29/03/2016)
There are two main synergies which can be incorporated into modern building design to reduce the dependency of electrical generation on fossil fuels. These synergies are to reduce the overall energy need of the building through the use of energy efficient methods, and to meet some of the energy needs by implementing a renewable energy system.
This is according to Rupesh Vaga, Project Engineer, EES Africa (Pty) Ltd, who points out that even though alternative means of generating electricity are being researched and implemented, current electricity generation is still predominantly based on the burning of fossil fuels, which have a huge negative environmental impact.
South Africa is not using its biogas potential as it should (27/01/2016)
Renewable energy, in the form of biogas generated from anaerobic digestion, has not nearly reached its full potential in South Africa. However, Hilde Herman, Intern, EES Africa (Pty) Ltd, states it can be beneficial to diverse users across the country.
EES Africa is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company providing management, engineering and auditing services to a range of industries throughout Africa. It has been instrumental in the implementation of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (REIPPPP) projects in South Africa to date.
The vital need to customise VMS systems (30/09/2015)
The University of the Western Cape (UWC) appointed EES Africa (Pty) Ltd to design and manage the installation of new Video Management Software (VMS) for their campus. The client wanted the VMS to fully integrate with their current Access Control, Fire Detection and Intrusion Systems.
EES is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company providing management, engineering and auditing services to a range of industries throughout Africa. It specialises in the integration of multiple system infrastructure including ICT, data centres, audio visual, life safety, security and building automation systems.
When selecting and integrating a new VMS system with the elements of an existing security system, it is not a case of ‘one size fits all’. “It is vital to select the most suitable VMS to meet the client’s particular needs, the result being a customised video surveillance solution,” says Anton Hochleutner, Director, EES Africa, who managed the UWC project.