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The Automotive Sector will face the effects COVID-19 for a long time to come

Automotive Industry Development Centre CEO Lance Schultz says revision of certain aspects of the South Africa Automotive Masterplan would be an important consideration given the current position of the local automotive sector due to COVID-19)…

PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA LAUNCHES AFRICA’S FIRST AUTOMOTIVE SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE (SEZ) IN GAUTENG

The Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC), a wholly owned subsidiary company of the Gauteng Growth and Development Agency, has been tasked to deliver Africa’s first Automotive City project on behalf of the Gauteng Provincial Government, the Tshwane Automotive City (TAC)…

GAUTENG MEC FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PAYS A VISIT TO THE AIDC

On the 2nd of July 2019, the MEC for the Gauteng Department of Economic Development, Dr. Kgosientso Ramokgopa paid a visit to the Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC)…

PROUDLY SOUTH-AFRICAN - CONGRATULATIONS TO AIDC TEAM AND LUMEN SPECIAL CABLES

The Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC), supported a South African automotive company, Lumen Special Cables at the Africa Kaizen Annual Conference (AKAC) where they company won the Excellence Kaizen Award…

OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF NISSAN INCUBATION CENTRE

Gauteng government’s automotive sector incubation programme in collaboration with Nissan South Africa enhances the country’s business case to produce the new generation Navara locally….

APPOINTMENT OF MR. LANCE SCHULTZ AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER- AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (AIDC))

The Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC) in Gauteng has appointed Mr. Lance Schultz as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He joins the AIDC after a near four-year tenure as CEO of the Centurion Aerospace Village….

THE AIDC AND GEP EMPOWER SMME’S

On the 8th of June 2018, the AIDC in partnership with the Gauteng Enterprise Propeller (GEP) held a workshop followed by a tool-handover to informal body and mechanical repairers, at the Gauteng Automotive Learning Centre (GALC)…

THE AIDC SCOOPS NUMEROUS AWARDS AT THE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT 2018

The Skills Development Summit took place on 6-7 March 2018, at Gallagher Convention centre, Johannesburg. The Automotive Development Centre (AIDC) represented by the Skills Development and Training Department attended the summit, and were nominated in four categories namely…

WEH SMME SHINES AT THE TOWNSHIP INVESTMENT SUMMIT AND EXPO

The first Township Business Investment Summit and Expo was hosted by the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) at the Soweto theatre on 6-8 June 2018.  One of the Winterveld Enterprise Hub (WEH) SMMEs, Alfred Freddy Meso (32) participated in the expo…

BLACK WOMAN MAKES SERIOUS STRIDES IN THE AUTO SECTOR

On 8 March 2018, we celebrated International Women’s Day, a day that is celebrated in many countries around the world. ‘It is a day when women are recognized for their achievements without regard to divisions, whether national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, economic or political’…

AIDC HOSTS KAIZEN SEMINAR AND AWARDS

The Automotive Industry Development Centre hosted the Kaizen Seminar and Awards, on Wednesday 14 March 2018, at Emperors Palace. The word Kaizen is derived from Japanese, meaning “continuous improvement” and includes all initiatives that focus on process engineering and improvements…

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