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…

SAICE Newsletter (14 April)

14 April 2014 NDP infrastructure plans bring opportunity but also risk – Madonsela    While the National Development Plan and its emphasis on infrastructure development provides significant opportunities for engineers that opportunity comes with great risk, Public Protector Advocate Thuli Madonsela said on Monday.   Read More PPC boss wants fast track for state building projects CEO…

SAICE Newsletter new version

  Civilution Video Click here to view video SAICE Stats Water 2034 Information Technology 680 Joint Structural 2241 Transportation 1890 Environment 625 Railway & Harbour 677 Geotechnical 954 Project Management 1863 ICE-SA 188 Latest News Adrian Peters speaks on Civilution. Watch this interview. eThekwini Municipality City Engineer, Adrian Peters, talks about industry challenges, the National…