Drakensberg members take President to task

The SAICE Presidential delegation led by SAICE President Sundran Naicker and CEO Manglin Pillay visited the Drakensberg region on 18 August 2017. The delegation accompanied by members of the local branch committee went on a site visit of the Cornelius River Dam. The approximately R100 million project is scheduled to be complete in 2018 and…

The Pied Piper

I recently gave somebody a ride to Diepsloot, which is a neglected township outside of Steyn City and Dainfern, two larney, well secured, northern Johannesburg suburbs. When we arrived to where my hitchhiker was headed, I could not believe my eyes when I saw several rats the size of cats scurrying amongst the squalor. I…

SAICE inspiring our Young Leaders of tomorrow

Proud sponsor and partner PPS joined forces with SAICE on 4 August 2017 at the University of Pretoria to provide insight and guidance to the civil engineering students. The roadshow titled ‘Civil Engineering Professionals of the Future’ – presented a series of talks where students were provided with insight ranging from furthering their tertiary education,…

Back to the future

Where there is work that requires accuracy, diligence, ethics and professionalism; where the task summons services of men and women of honour, the petition should be, “Find me a civil engineer!” Our apathy for things that affect the moral integrity of the civil engineering profession is shocking. I am talking about corruption and inappropriate interference.…

SAICE Student Membership

Becoming a student member of SAICE is your first step towards joining the biggest network of civil engineering professionals in South Africa. Not only will you enjoy all the physical benefits of membership, but you will also be benefiting your future career from an early stage. A Student Member is a person who: At the…

SA GeoTech 2017

SA GeoTech 2017 conference and exhibition: Geo-technology systems, solutions and applications  You are cordially invited to attend SA GeoTech 2017 conference and exhibition.  SA GeoTech 2017 focusses on leading edge geospatial and measurement technologies for precision, planning and performance, including skills, solutions and applications for engineers (electrical, mining, mechanical, civil and consulting), technologists, technicians, surveyors,…

Aqualibrium Regional Competition

The SAICE Aqualibrium Schools Water Competition is aimed at creating awareness regarding the issues surrounding water in South Africa. It spreads the message that water is a precious commodity, which should be recycled, re-used and respected. The competition see’s various SAICE regions hosting their own leg of the competition – the winners of which are…