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Breakwaters Conference - September 2021   Best Paper Award on Railways 2018/2019 

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Ballast of the future on Heavy Haul lines: Assessing the viability of Neoballast on the Coal line

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DRISA Newsletter April 2020   Railway History Group - Bulletin 132 - March 2020

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SAICE R&H Annual Cocktail Function   Presentation - 19 February 2020 - Engineering Challenges in Mechanised Tunnelling

Important Update !!

The Corona Virus has been classified as a pandemic by the WHO and the situation is projected on getting worse in the next two(2) weeks in South Africa. As a result, we have decided on deferring the Cocktail Function planed for the next 19th March, until further notice.

The SAICE Railway and Harbour Engineering 2020 Committee.”


19 March 2020

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Important Update !!

We have had an overwhelming response, way beyond our wildest expectations.

Due to lack of space and lack of parking we have had to move to HILTI HQ in Midrand.


  •          We had to change the venue to HILTI in Midrand  

Address: Pretoria Main Road, Waterfall (Across the Freeway from Mall of Africa)

Please follow directions for parking.

  •          We are oversubscribed, please notify us if you can’t attend.

  If you don’t cancel we will have to invoice you for R200 to cover expenses.

  •          We start at 15:00 sharp, late comers will have to stand.
  •          NO WALK-INNs will be allowed as we are oversubscribed already.
  •          We are still negotiating with ECSA for CPD for this lecture.

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Presentation - 19 February 2020, 15:00   New Articles Added - 28/01/2020

SAICE Railway and Harbours Engineering Division cordially invites you to a Riveting Afternoon Presentation:

Engineering Challenges in Mechanised Tunnelling  - Demands of Using Tunnel-Boring Machines

Limited Space Available

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DRISA Newsletter -December 2019   Inauguration of new SAICE President - 29 November 2019

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150 Years Railway in South Africa  
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