SAICE Newsletter (23 June)

23 June 2014 SAICE Membership stats – Division Distribution   ENGAGE TEASER LAUNCHED Click onto the link below and discover an exciting teaser for SAICE’s first ever digital digest. Please send through suggestions of what you would like to see feature in our official edition, which will be launched during the first week of August 2014.…

SAICE Newsletter (17 June)

17 June 2014 SAICE Membership stats – PrEng members across branches Iconic walkway bridge to connect Alexandra, Sandton   The City of Johannesburg plans to build a cycling and pedestrian walkway – including a bridge over Africa’s busiest highway – connecting Alexandra township with the business hub of Sandton.  The walkway will provide safe passage…

SAICE Newsletter (9 June)

9 June 2014 SAICE Membership stats – Race Distribution SOLAR FREAKIN’ ROADWAYS! View Video Numbers and Decrees   Clever black people, like the obtuse politician, shall always be among us.  Over the past few weeks I contemplated the intrinsic disposition of engineers. The premise upon which Civilution is founded, assumes that all engineers are ethical,…

SAICE Newsletter (2 June)

2 June 2014 SAICE Race and Gender Distribution “Most progressive water utility in Africa” wins 2014 Stockholm Industry Water Award   eThekwini Water & Sanitation, a part of Durban Municipality in South Africa, has been named the 2014 winner of the Stockholm Industry Water Award, for its transformative and inclusive approach to providing water and sanitation…

SAICE Newsletter (26 may)

26 May 2014 SAICE Membership stats Race Distribution African – 3814 members Asian – 696 members White – 6044 members Coloured – 508 members Not specified – 418 members Durban backs SAICE for the future of engineering The Durban leg of the 2014 Presidential visits took place between 13 and 15 May. This 3 day…

SAICE Newsletter (19 may)

19 May 2014 Please note that we are experiencing problems with our telephone line. The alternative number to contact us is 011 805 5947/53/70 SAICE Membership Branch Distribution I’m a believer Being an engineer is like being South African – we don’t stop being South African if the crime rate is high or if our rugby team loses.…

Saice newsletter (12 may)

12 May 2014 SAICE Membership Branch Distribution     SAICE CEO Manglin Pillay sat down with Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Hellen Zille to discuss, among others, jobs, procurement practices and the future of engineers in Africa. Although SAICE invited both the ruling party and lead opposition party leaders for an interview, only the DA was…

SAICE Newsletter (5 May)

5 May 2014 Customercentric engineers key to tackling poverty problem, says SAIEE President South Africa has an opportunity to achieve a similar result to that of China, which has lifted hundreds of millions of its citizens from poverty to prosperity, but the challenge is to develop world-class customer-focused engineers. This was according to South African…

SAICE Newsletter (29 April)

29 April 2014 Please note that the alternative number to contact us is 011 805 5947/53/70 SAICE Membership stats Membership by age and Gender SA has the resources to deliver on Constitutional mandate – Madonsela South Africa had more than enough money and resources to deliver on the Constitutional promise of an improved quality of life for…

SAICE Newsletter (21 April)

21 April 2014 SAICE Membership stats Race Distribution African – 6836 members Asian – 861 members White – 8415 members Coloured – 906 members Not specified – 1486 members   Gender Distribution Female – 2713 members Male – 15787 members Unspecified – 4 members  Engineers unite for change Manglin Pillay, CEO of SAICE, speaking at…