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R3bn Rosslyn Hub to create 160 000 jobs

By: Nadine James     16th May 2018 The R3-billion mixed-use Rosslyn Hub development was launched at the African Smart Cities Summit, co-located with the African Construction and Totally Concrete Expo, at the Gallagher Convention Centre, in Johannesburg, on Wednesday. The Rosslyn Hub is a crucial step towards the creation of the... 

Tshwane to spend R188m on land for Automotive City

By: News24Wire      22nd April 2016 The City of Tshwane will spend R188-million on land on which to build an Automotive City in Rosslyn, Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa announced on Thursday. "The City is currently engaged in the process of establishing the Tshwane Automotive City in Rosslyn, which includes the purchasing of land... 

AIDC hosts Deputy Minister of Higher Education at Winterveld Enterprise Hub

5th April 2016 The Automotive Industry Development Centre, in partnership with the South African Council for Graduate Cooperative, hosted the Deputy Minister of Higher Education & Training,Honourable Mduduzi Manana  in Gauteng on 30 March 2016. The event attracted VIP Guests, representing  SACGC, Energy SETA,... 

AIDC and Siemens acknowledge artisan and engineering graduates

23rd February 2016 The Automotive Industry Development Centre and Siemens (Pty) Ltd recognised 70 graduates from a joint Skills Development programme at a Commemoration Ceremony hosted in Johannesburg. The joint venture between Siemens and the AIDC kicked off in 2008 when the conglomerate recognised a growing need... 

AIDC and GEP support auto body repair students with tooling kits

8th February 2016 The Automotive Industry Development Centre, along with small business development agency partner, Gauteng Enterprise Propeller, brought some late festive cheer to 33 students who recently completed their NQF Level 2 training in either Panel beating or spray painting at the AIDC’s Winterveld... 

AIDC in partnership with Ford announce the first Automotive Incubation Centre Graduate

7th September 2015 Caiphus Mokotedi is the first incubatee to graduate from the Automotive Industry Development Centre’s Automotive Incubation Centre at Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa’s Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria. Mokotedi, who owns and manages Zig Enterprise, met the minimum criteria required to... 

AIDC and SEDA partners to develop manufacturing SMMEs

9th February 2015 The Small Enterprise Development Agency and the Automotive Industry Development Centre , have signed a Memorandum of Agreement MoA) which allows both organisations to share resources, and for the AIDC to provide technical expertise to the beneficiaries of Seda’s Supplier Development Programme and... 

Institute launches new skills-development projects

By: Chantelle Kotze     22nd February 2013 Specialised technical skills, development and training in the automotive sector are constantly highlighted by industry as a challenge impeding its ability to become globally competitive, says the Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC). The outcome of the National Planning Commission’s... 


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