Engineering council of south africa

ECSA Student Chapter

ECSA Student Chapter is a non-profit organization that aims to create an environment that gives students the opportunity to gain experience by fostering industry collaboration, bringing researchers, as well as industry professionals and students together, thereby linking undergraduates to industry by bridging the skills and experience needed.

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Solar Car
Sasol Solar Challenge
Hydrogen Project
Shell Eco-Marathon
Amateur Rocket
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BAJA SAE
AeSSA
Aerospace Challenge

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Come visit our Events and Showcases to see how we integrate the latest innovations and technology into our projects to prepare our members for the future of the Technology.

How Our Projects Contribute to the Engineering Environment

Our projects converge technologies involving; transportation, energy and communication. Our project’s objective is to create an internet of things, with communication, renewable energy, automated transportation and logistics as a focus.

 

Leading South Africa to a Cleaner Future

Our Goals

  • Clean Energy
  • Transparent Workflow
  • Strong Community Relationships
  • 4IR Research to a Greener Future

Our Partners

“The Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) is a statutory body established in terms of the Engineering Profession Act (EPA), 46 of 2000. The ECSA’s primary role is the regulation of the engineering profession in terms of this Act. Its core functions are the accreditation of engineering programmes, registration of persons as professionals in specified categories, and the regulation of the practice of registered persons.”

Engineering Council of South Africa

“Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university is alive down to its African roots, and well-prepared for its role in actualising the potential that higher education holds for the continent’s development. UJ has transformed into a diverse, inclusive, transformational and collegial institution, with a student population of over 50 000, of which more than 3000 are international students from 80 countries.

University of Johannesburg

“LTM Holdings (LTM) specialises in comprehensive and integrated energy, water and waste management solutions including renewables to commercial and industrial customers in South Africa. We approach energy management in an all-inclusive manner, ensuring that each and every energy-saving opportunity is appropriately explored.”

LTM Energy

“Contracts On-Demand Pty (Ltd) is well-known for serving the Building and Construction industry for more than 20 years, providing the e-CLOUD Construction® online and productivity suite of services that comprises of the Document Access Services, CPD Training Services, Project Services and Software-as-a-Service. e-CLOUD Construction® currently has over 10 000 registered users using these services. One of the systems developed by Contracts On-Demand Pty (Ltd) as part of e-CLOUD Construction® is called the e-DOCX Productivity System. It is the platform used for the ‘Document Access Services’. These currently are:

  • PROCSA Client/Consultant Agreements.
  • JBCC Building Contracts/Agreements, Forms and Computational Certificates.
  • CESA Agreements
  • Construction Health & Safety Documents.
  • National Building Regulation Forms”

e-CLOUD Construction

“Afrox was founded in 1927, listed on the JSE in 1963, and has prospered by constantly meeting the needs of customers and developing solutions that add value to customers’ applications.

Our Parent company, The Linde Group, is a global gases, engineering, and technology company.

Afrox operates in South Africa and in nine other African countries and manages operations in five more countries on behalf of The Linde Group.”

Afrox South Africa

“To improve the quality of science, chemistry and chemical engineering research in South-Africa by enabling our academics with custom experimental equipment and services so that they can fulfil their wildest experimental dreams.”

Devos Laboratory

“SKF South Africa, headquartered in Witfield, Boksburg, Gauteng, entered the South African market in 1914 and offers local industry a full range of solutions and services around its six core technologies. By utilising capabilities from all or some of the technologies, SKF develops tailor-made solutions for each customer segment and adds value by assisting customers to improve performance and reduce energy consumption and total cost of ownership.”

SKF South Africa

“LGA provides custom gas delivery solutions to laboratories with specific gas requirements. LGA was born out of the need for independent advice about gas delivery solutions to South African and African laboratories. We specialise in gas-saving options such as Nitrogen, Hydrogen and Zero-Air gas generators, however we also provide Liquid Nitrogen generators, Gas-line installations and anything relating to laboratory gas such as regulators, pipe fittings, gauges, change-overs etc.”

Laboratory Gas Africa

“Control Systems Integration (Pty) Ltd (CSI), a company of the Control Systems Integration Holdings Group, is a leading systems integration company that provides operations management and automation systems consulting, engineering, and support services to Continuous Process and Manufacturing businesses in Southern Africa, and abroad.”

CSI

“The walk is organised annually as a fundraiser by the Gandhi Walk Committee (GWC) creating a fun social platform for nation building, community awareness, and is a terrific day out for the whole family to enjoy. The Gandhi Walk is focused on good health and inspiring a Community in Unity.”

Ghandi Walk Organization

“The fluid business unit of Chengdu Hike Precision Equipment Co., Ltd. focused on precision fluid fittings and valves for more than 10 years. For the accumulated experience, our products have achieved a good reputation in China market, especially the instrumentation fittings and valves, which can be equal to some international well-known companies. We have impeccable management system in quality and strict QC system to ensure excellent quality valves and fittings before leaving the factory.”

Hikelok

“Vögtlin is a Swiss developer of precision flow instrumentation. For the last 30 years our flow experts ensure high-value products and solutions for your flow measurement and control tasks. Our thermal mass flow meters and mass flow controllers for gases with digital and analog output and IP67/NEMA6 and ATEX protection serve a wide range of applications.”

Vögtlin Instruments

“For over 100 years Lincoln has been a leader in the lubrication system and equipment industry. In 2014 Lincoln Lubrication was bought by SKF South Africa and is now a SKF Group Company. Lincoln equipment is frequently chosen as the equipment to be fitted by original equipment manufacturers and was the first lubrication company to become ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 approved in the industry.”

Lincoln Lubrication SA

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