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Press Releases
11 October 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
SAFCEC Statement Regarding Agreement Concluded with SA Government »
Statement delivered by Webster Mfebe on 11 October 2016, IDC Offices, Sandton, Johannesburg TIRISANO TRUST   –...
11 October 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Major Participants in the SA Construction Industry Reach Transformative Agreement with Government »
Joint media statement delivered by Minister Patel on 11 October 2016 IDC Offices, Sandton, Johannesburg TIRISANO T...
24 November 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Press Statement: Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA) Alleged Maladministration »
SAFCEC notes with great concern the serious allegations of corruption and maladministration in the Construction SETA that...
15 October 2015
SAFCEC Statement | M1 Bridge Collapse »
The South African Forum of Civil Engineering Contractors (SAFCEC) expresses our heartfelt condolences to the families of t...

Industry News
15 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Government releases press statement on industry settlement agreement »
Promoting construction-industry transformation through partnerships – press briefing on construction industry Settlement A...
16 August 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sports & Recreation SA invites registration by all cidb grades 4 (GD & CE) and above »
SPORT AND RECREATION SOUTH AFRICA | NOTICE 482 OF 2016 Department of Sport and Recreation South Africa: Application f...
12 August 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Comment: Best Practice Project Assessment Scheme »
The cidb has called upon stakeholders to participate in the drafting of the proposed “Best Practice Project Assessment Sch...
26 July 2016
National Treasury publishes instructions regarding overdue payments to suppliers »
National Treasury has published instructions regarding payments due to suppliers and creditors exceeding 30 days after sub...
19 July 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Public Holidays Act: Declaration of 3 August 2016 as public holiday »
President Jacob Zuma has declared 3 August 2016, the date of the 2016 Municipal Elections, a public holiday. The purpose i...

SAFCEC News
20 April 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
23 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Team SAFCEC welcomes Cobus Coetzee »
Cobus' introduction into the field of health and safety came about some 16 years ago when working in Beeshoek in the North...
15 December 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
PPC extends support to SAFCEC in delivering on mandate to members »
PPC is a long-established friend of SAFCEC, having sponsored our annual national event activities for many years. A whi...
17 November 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
SAFCEC members shine at Construction World's Best Projects 2016 »
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16 November 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)

Announcements
28 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Indice Base Change 2016 = 100 »
Members are reminded to take note of the indice base change effective January 2017 when reading the Stats-SA indices’ pub...
23 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stats SA Discontinuation of Table 14 of P0141 [Additional Tables] »
Stats SA has advised that Table 14 will be discontinued from January 2017. Table 14 reflects...
18 January 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
2016 Gauteng Youth in Construction Expo to take place 7-11 March »
YIC has grown to a well-recognized successful exhibition in the industry and the 2016 Gauteng Expo will again be he...
29 July 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
BCCEI Releases Update on National Wage Negotiations »
BCCEI Releases Update on National Wage Negotiations The Bargaining Council for the Civil Engineering Industry ( BCC...
15 April 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
BCCEI Releases Update on National Wage Negotiations 2015 »
    The Bargaining Council for the Civ...

SHERQ News
26 July 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
SAFCEC teams up with SHEilds SA to offer globally recognised health and safety qualifications »
SHEilds is one of the largest IOSH, NEBOSH and NVQ Training Providers in the world, specializing in eLearning. SHEilds off...
16 May 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Another reason to join FEM »
SAFCEC advocates that members join FEM for their Workplace Compensation requirements, the recent news about another t...
29 February 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Construction Regulations: Potential Training Courses for Clients and EPC/EPCM Contractors »
The new  Construction Regulations introduces new responsibilities for clients who plan to undertake construction pro...
16 February 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health and Safety SANS Standards Udpate »
Several SA National Standards (SANS) drafts are out for public comment, including drinking water, fire protection systems,...
25 January 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
SHERQ related issues to keep an eye out for in 2015 »
SHERQ related issues to keep an eye out for in 2015 The Department of Labour is likely to move forward with the am...

Human Resources & Industrial Relations
03 November 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update: Arbitration 18 month provision for LDCs in civil engineering industry »
Arbitration to obtain clarity on the interpretation and application of Clause 7, Chapter III of the Conditions of Employme...
06 September 2016
BCCEI Issues Wage Rates Increase »
The Bargaining Council for the Civil Engineering Industry (BCCEI) has released the new wage table per task grade with acro...
29 March 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
BCCEI Issues update on arbitration - 18 months provision for LDCs in civil engineering industry »
On 24 March 2016, the Bargaining Council for the Civil Engineering Industry (BCCEI) issued an update on the arbitrati...
29 February 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Qualification templates for industry comment »
SAFCEC invites comment on the following qualifications templates: - Services Qualification Structures...
14 January 2016
Call for Public Comment: Work Experience Modules »
In accordance with the QCTO process for occupational qualifications development, various public verification processes n...

Transformation
16 November 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
04 November 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alignment of the Construction Sector Code to the BBBEE Codes »
On 02 November 2015, the dti released communication on the repeal of sector codes: - " Sector Charter Councils have...
16 October 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Application of Construction Codes | Advisory Note »
Member Advisory Notice to Member Organisations of the Established Sector - Application of Construction Codes The Ch...

News in Africa
30 September 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Improving Business Environment »
Doing Business in Africa: Improving the Business Environment.   " What role for Employers’ Organisati...

Opinion Pieces
15 December 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Time Bar Clauses »
SAFCEC Contractual Affairs Executive, Frikkie Oosthuizen, writes about issues surrounding time bar clauses. Intro...
06 December 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Contractual Disputes 101 »
SAFCEC Continuity Advisor, Norman Milne, writes about contractual disputes, their trends and resolution. Arcad...

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