SAICE members say YES to working in the public sector

SAICE recently carried out a general survey to assess the sentiment of engineering professionals wishing to explore careers in the public sector. This survey was carried out in association with the 3 largest engineering associations, namely, the South African Institute of Electrical Engineers (SAIEE), South African Institute of Mechanical Engineers (SAIMechE) and Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA)

SAICE – SARF partnership begins

SAICE is excited to announce its recent partnership with the South African Road Federation (SARF) for CPD accredited courses. The parties recognise the importance of providing CPD courses in order to allow engineering practitioners to remain abreast of the latest developments in their respective engineering fields and providing them with the knowledge, expertise and skills needed in their careers.

DWS hampering its own vision with Cuban appointments

SAICE and its sister organisations have an adverse view of the first of a total of forty Cuban engineers that have arrived in the Free State. The decision undertaken by the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) to go ahead with the appointment of the Cuban specialists to implement their skills capacity drive, illustrate once again the DWS’ disregard for local industry body concerns.