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Progress With Riaan's test rig.

Posted by Dave Gale on Saturday, June 30, 2012, In : 2012 award 
Riaan sent me these photo's of the test rig he has built and is deploying in the field.

The rig as it will be deployed in the river:
 

Testing the water flow meter:


The gantry which is used to deploy the rig:


Loading the rig + gantry onto the trailer:

 
The rig + gantry loaded onto the trailer ready for transporting:


Ready to roll:


Launching at the river:


We're looking forward to results and the stories that accompany them!
 

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The Annual presentation

Posted by Dave Gale on Monday, March 19, 2012, In : 2012 award 

Our first Scholar, Gaby Coppez, graduated from UCT with an MSc at the end of 2011, and a second DBREV Scholarship has been awarded to Riaan Opperman of NMMU.  We are pleased to inform you of an opportunity to hear these two DBREV Scholars talk a...


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2012 Scholarship applications now open!

Posted by Dave Gale on Monday, July 25, 2011, In : 2012 award 
Applications are now open for undergraduates to apply to become a DBREV scholar.  Gaby is wrapping up her thesis, hoping to hand in by the end of August 2011 and graduate with an MSc at the end of 2011.  It is time to find the next scholar to take up the baton.

We're hoping to see the same high level of applicants we saw in 2009 which will allow us to award a scholarship to a deserving individual by December 2011 to start their studies early in 2012.

See the "Apply Now!" page on the website for...
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