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Announcements, Events, and News
Technical Tour to Transitlink: 27 Sep 2019 (Fri), 3.00pm - 5.30pm, Transitlink HQ [PDU (PE) Pending]
This event is brought to you by the IES WiSER Committee.
Join us to learn more about Transitlink's history and its pivotal role in Singapore's transport system. Get the chance to check out the Transitlink Card Personalisation Centre, and visit their call centre as well!

For more information and to register, click HERE.
The Engineering Minds Talk: 28 Sep 2019 (Sat), 9.30am - 12.00pm, NUS Block EA-02-11,
Executive Room [PDU (PE) Pending]

This talk is brought to you by the IES Young Engineers Committee.
Hear from IES President and Director of Urban Solutions and Sustainability at NRF, Prof Yeoh Lean Weng, on systems thinking and the application of the 'engineering minds' concept to develop strategies for business transformation!  
For more information and to register, click HERE.
IES 53rd Annual Dinner:
10 Oct 2019 (Thu), 6.30pm - 10.00pm,
Island Ballroom, Shangri-La Hotel Singapore


Guest-of-Honour: Mr Heng Swee Keat, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance
Table bookings for our Annual Dinner are now OPEN! Join us as we gather engineers, industry leaders and government officials to applaud the contributions made by engineers to Singapore as we move towards a sustainable future.
For more information, please click HERE.
To book your tables, please click HERE.
[LAST CALL] IES Technical Study Trip to Korea:
5 - 13 Oct 2019 (PDU pending)

The IES International Outreach Committee, together with the Korean Professional Engineer Association (KPEA) and the Singapore Industrial Automation Association, is organising a 9D7N Technical Study Trip to South Korea.

Participants will gain deep insights into the development of robotics technology and network with fellow engineers.

To find out more and to register, please click HERE.
For the detailed trip programme, please click HERE
Hurry, registrations are closing soon!
1. Enterprise Singapore calls for Public Comments on Singapore Standards - 16 September 2019
2. Framework on Observational Method for the Design and Construction of ERSS Work, and Ground Water Control for Deep Excavation

3. Guidelines on Reuse of Existing Piles

4. Guidelines on Identification of Rock During Bored Piling Works
5. (A) Service Improvement - Streamlined Workflow For Application For Permit To Carry Out Engineering Work Involving Modification Request Onto Existing Rapid Transit System (RTS) Due To Private RTS-Integrated Developments (B) Launch Of Guidebook For Carrying Out Modification Work To Rapid Transit System (RTS) Stations Or Railway By Private Developer 
6. Implementation of SS 535:2018 - Singapore Standard for Code of Practice for Installation, Operation, Maintenance, Performance and Construction Requirements of Mains Failure Standby Generating Systems

7. Implementation of SS 332:2018 (Singapore Standard for Specification for Fire Door)

8. Registration of Appropriate QP for PLS Product/Material in the Corenet System
Courses / Seminars / Talks / Workshops
Date   Event   Points

24 Sep (Tue)
1815 - 2115

Engineering Architectural Icons Collaborations with OMA in Asia


26 Sep OR
29 Oct 
0930 - 1130

Technical Visit to A*STAR Model Factory @ SIMTech
(All TBC)


1 - 4 Oct
0900 onwards

13th International Symposium on Embedded Multicore/Many-core Systems-on-Chip 2019
Refer to website

2 Oct (Wed)
0900 - 1730

Singapore Geological Condition Updates and How It Affects Deep Excavation & Tunnelling Work
6 STU (Struct)
7 PDU (PE)


11 Oct (Fri)
0900 - 1300

Seminar - Building the Future of Healthcare with Additive Manufacturing
2 PDU (PE)

18 Oct (Fri)
0900 - 1730

10th Asia Pacific Forum on Structural Engineering - Amazing Structures
6 STU (Struct)
7 PDU (PE)

22 Oct (Tue)
1815 - 2115

Design and Construction of Segmental Box Girder Bridge
STU (Struct)
(All TBC)


24 Oct (Thu)
0900 - 1730

Jewel in the Eyes of Engineers
STU (Struct)
(All TBC)


25 Oct (Fri)
1800 - 2200

  Oil-Free Magnetic Bearing Technology in Chillers  

0900 - 1800

Singapore Certified Energy Manager (SCEM) Course, Professional Level (4 Core + 2 Elective Modules) (e2i Grant Supported)
Refer to website
Other News/Events

5th CCPS Global Summit on Process Safety 2019: 22 - 23 Oct 2019, Resorts World Sentosa East Ballroom (13 PDUs)

For more information and to register, please click HERE.


Asia Clean Energy Summit 2019: 30 Oct - 1 Nov 2019,
Sands Expo and Convention Centre

Join the conversations on clean energy at the Asia Clean Energy Summit in Singapore from 30 Oct – 1 Nov.

Visit for more details.
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