Prestigious award for graduate

2 Aug 2013 - 17:45

The Barry van Wyk Award is present annually to the author of the best final year dissertation on a geotechnical topic at a South African university.

Charles Warren-Codrington, who graduated with his BSc in Civil Engineering in 2011, received the award for his dissertation titled “An investigation into the stability of structures adjacent to bulk excavations for the University of Cape Town’s new engineering building.” Charles was supervised by Dr Denis Kalumba and is presently in his second year of his Master’s degree.