SICE Newsletter – 14 July

14 July 2014 SAICE Membership official language breakdown SAICE A FINALIST AT THE NSTF-BHP BILLITON AWARDS 2014   The 16th National Science and Technology Forum (NSTF)-BHP Billiton Awards took place earlier this month, at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg, Gauteng.    WILL BLOEMFONTEIN SPEAK OUT? With efficient services and satisfied engineers the Bloemfontein construction industry as a…

SAICE Newsletter (7 July) (copy 02)

7 July 2014 SAICE Membership stats      INFRASTRUCTURE ACT EFFECTIVE FROM JULY 1 The Infrastructure Development Act came into effect on Tuesday following a proclamation signed by President Jacob Zuma.   AMENDMENTS TO THE SAICE CONSTITUTION   All Corporate Members are reminded to vote on the proposed amendments to SAICE’s Constitution.   A copy of the amended…

SAICE Newsletter (7 June)

7 July 2014 SAICE Membership stats      INFRASTRUCTURE ACT EFFECTIVE FROM JULY 1 The Infrastructure Development Act came into effect on Tuesday following a proclamation signed by President Jacob Zuma.   AMENDMENTS TO THE SAICE CONSTITUTION   All Corporate Members are reminded to vote on the proposed amendments to SAICE’s Constitution.   A copy of the amended…

SAICE Newsletter (30 June)

30 June 2014 SAICE Membership stats – Race and Gender Distribution SAICE Presidential delegation ready to meet with Bloem Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be heard and stay engaged as President Stanford Mkhacane and CEO, Manglin Pillay visits Bloemfontein between the 30 – 31 July 2014. Be a part of the first issue…

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.…