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Announcements, Events, and News
IES-ACES C&S JAC Annual Event - Talk on Construction Practices & RE/RTO Awards Night 2019: 19 Sep 2019 (Thu), 5.30pm - 9.45pm, MDIS Auditorium (Stirling Road)
[Pending Approval: 3 STU and 2 PDU (PE)]

Hear from our invited speakers on the best practices for site supervision, WSH, and the challenges of mega-project tunnelling, and join us in honouring the efforts of our C&S REs and RTOs! Registration fees apply.
For more information and to register, click HERE.
For directions to to MDIS (Stirling Road), 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.
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 be able to gain an insight into the development of robotics technology through attending Robotworld 2019. There will also be networking opportunities with fellow engineers from KPEA.

To find out more, as well as download the registration form, please click HERE.
1. Advisory on Good Practices of Design and Installation of High Non-Load Bearing Wall

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 – Consolidated Submission For Roads & Transport and Vehicle Parking Clearance At Development Control (DC) Stage (B) Standardisation Of Description For Plots Intended For Vesting As Street Reserve

6. (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 
7. Implementation of SS 578:2019 - Code of Practice for the Use and Maintenance of Portable Fire Extinguishers

8. 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

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

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

20 Sep (Fri)
1815 - 2115

Application of Human Factors in Construction

3 PDU (PE)

20 Sep (Fri)
1400 - 1630

Technical Visit to BD Singapore's Primary Facility
(All TBC)


23 Sep (Mon)
1800 - 2130

Closed Door Forum: Land Transport Master Plan 204 (ALSO OPEN TO STUDENT MEMBERS)
(All TBC)


23 Sep - 17 Oct
0900 - 1800

Protective Security Engineering Course (8 Days) (2nd Run)

26 Sep (Thu)
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)


18 Oct (Fri)
0900 - 1730

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


24 Oct (Thu)
0900 - 1730

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


29 Oct (Tue)
0900 - 1130

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


0900 - 1800

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

CAFEO 37: 10 - 13 Sep 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia

The 37th Conference of the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organizations (CAFEO 37) will be held in Jakarta International Expo at Jakarta this year. It provides engineering professionals with a forum to exchange experiences and expertise related to recent regional developments in engineering and technology.

The official website is located 
A detailed conference programme can be found

If you are interested to attend, kindly contact Ms Charlotte Seah at


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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