Aurecon launches new approach to engineering in Africa

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Global engineering and infrastructure advisory firm Aurecon has launched a new approach to engineering in Africa by rolling-out Afrikan Design Innovation (ADI), which focuses on fusing traditional technical skills with design thinking to find innovative solutions to the complex problems confronting the continent.

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