SAAE Advisory Note 5: Revision of operating rules for the Lesotho Highlands Water Project.

The South African Academy of Engineering is calling on the South African Government to engage...

Engineering Considerations of The Water-Energy-Food Nexus in the SADC Region

On 8 and 9 November 2021 the South African Academy of Engineering (SAAE) presented a symposium on...

Annual Hendrik van der Bijl Memorial Lecture 2021

A Vision for a Restructured Electricity Supply Industry in South Africa Presented by André de...

Equality, diversity and inclusivity policy

Including everyone is simply the way we do business. Our culture is collaborative, courteous,...

Advisory Note 4 The importance of hydrological information.

Building a Better post-COVID Water Sector Advisory Note 4: The foundation of our water security is...

SAAE subscribes to the Credo

I am an engineering practitioner and in my profession I take deep pride. To it I owe solemn...

Advisory Note 3: Municipal Water Losses

How do water losses occur? The most recent data in South Africa shows that approximately 41% of...

SAAE Advisory Note 2 to Government The State of water services in South African Municipalities

Building a Better post-COVID Water Sector Advisory Note 2: The State of water services in South...

Building a better post-COVID Water Sector

Building a better post-COVID Water Sector SAAE letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa

SAAE Advisory Note to Government Prioritizing strategic investments

SAAE Advisory Note to Government Prioritizing strategic investments

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The South African Academy of Engineering (SAAE) is a young, growing, non-profit, independent institution with 199 members. It functions as a voluntary association under its own constitution and follows the model of Academies of Engineering in many countries around the world.
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ONLINE AT 17H00 ON 26 OCTOBER 2021On 26 October Prof Richard Walls presented the Academy Lecture online from the University of Cape Town. Recently the Charlotte Maxeke hospital, the library and other buildings at UCT, the homes of 10,000 people in Hout Bay and...

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CAETS 2021

CAETS 2021

The 2021 CAETS Convocation was hosted by the National Academy of Engineering of Argentina from 17 to 24 September 2021 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The theme of the Convocation was The Future of Energy and due to Covid restrictions all presentations were done online....

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