Please note that SANIRE is changing administrators. This may cause a delay in response to queries. Thank you for understanding and bearing with us.
Rest assured that we are working as hard as we can to make this transition a swift one.

MISSION - SANIRE promotes the advancement of the Rock Engineering discipline by encouraging and promoting:

Interest and the development of education in Rock Engineering.
High Standards
Maintaining professional practice and high ethical standards.
Encouraging networking, collaboration and information exchange.
Identifying, promoting and facilitating rock engineering related research.
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    Query: Hi, I'd like to find out how long does it normally take to receive the practical results from the day the practical is held? Read More
  • Ticket Holders

    Query: Can you please update the 'Ticket Holders' page to reflect the latest tickets issued (in 2018)? Our DMR is questioning certificate numbers and would Read More
  • SCO Practical dates

    Query: I would like to know when is the next date for SCO Practical and where would it be hosted?, cause most of the time Read More
  • Memorandums

    Query: Good morning, I do not know how you came t the decision of not allowing the candidates to see their scripts and I very Read More
  • Rock Mechanics Results

    Question: Good day, I would like to inquire about the Rock Mechanics Results. I see the Strata Control Results are out but we haven't received Read More
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