When the SA economy eventually turns, allowing the government to revive its long-stalled infrastructure programme, which contractors and engineers will still be around to do the work?

The industry-wide drought that has persisted since the 2010 Fifa World Cup has wiped out deep pools of institutional knowledge and expertise.

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