|The South African Association of Consulting Engineers (SAACE) represents the interests of independent consulting engineers in private practice. Its membership consisted of 420 firms (12,500 people) in 2002.
The SAACE mission involves:
'enhancing the professional and business interests of its members
improving the quality of life for all South Africans by the promotion of engineering excellence
serving clients with professionalism, integrity and independence of judgement' (SAACE website c2008).
SAACE is signatory to the Construction Sector Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Charter.