SAICE inaugurates its 116th President

The South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) inaugurated Brian Downie as the new President of the Institution at a ceremony held in Johannesburg on 29 November 2018. Downie is the 116th President of SAICE since the inception of the Institution in 1903. He is a consultant with Royal HaskoningDHV, where he has held a…

The Global Engineering Conference 2018

The GEC brought together over 2500 delegates from over 70 countries to the Institution of Civil Engineering (ICE) headquarters in London, which took place over 22- 25 October 2018. SAICE President 2018 Errol Kerst PrEng and ICE Country Representative for South Africa Alain Jacquet attended the GEC 2018. The most prominent speakers from around the…

SAICE warns Finance Minister Tito Mboweni

The South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) notes Minister Tito Mboweni’s Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) presented in Parliament on 25 October 2018. The Institution welcomes Government’s focus on infrastructure development in support of economic recovery and job creation. It especially supports the development of an infrastructure fund in partnership with the private…