About us


  • The promotion and advancement of the profession of Engineering Geology
  • The establishment and maintenance of high standards of ethical and professional conduct
  • The promotion of education in geology and engineering geology
  • Liaison with related organizations
  • Distribution of information to members
  • The adherence to the principles of Integrated Environmental Management
  • The adherence to the principles of sustainable development.
  • Striving to protect the environment.

In furtherance of its objectives SAIEG undertakes to:

  • Represent and actively promote the profession amongst policy makers, other professional and scientific bodies and the general public
  • Hold technical meetings, workshops and conferences to support the continuing education of its members
  • Publish guidelines and conference proceedings as well as newsletters
  • Have representation on committees and working groups tasked with the advancement or scientific and or public health and safety issues