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Sugar factory expansion earns excellence award

By: Nadine Ramdass     3rd December 2021 Consulting engineering and project management company Bosch Projects was named a joint winner in the 2021 CESA Aon Engineering Excellence Awards, for the UCL 175 TCH Factory Expansion Project, in the category of projects valued between R50-million and R250-million. “This annual awards programme,... 

Enza Construction Bags AfriSam Innovation Award for Sustainable Construction

29th November 2021 (South Africa, November 2021) Enza Construction (Pty) Ltd, one of Africa’s leading construction companies has been awarded the AfriSam Innovation Award for Sustainable Construction at the 2021 Construction World Best Projects Awards  for the work completed on the Vopak Terminal Lesedi... 

Thirty entrepreneurs graduate from De Beers’ enterprise coaching programme

By: Simone Liedtke     12th November 2021 Diamond miner De Beers’ Venetia mine, in partnership with the Small Enterprise Development Agency, hosted a graduation ceremony for participants of its Enterprise Coaching Programme on November 11. The programme enrolled 30 entrepreneurs who went through ten months of intensive coaching and... 

Lesotho Highlands Water Project – Phase II – update

By: Sheila Barradas     5th November 2021 The South African and Lesotho water Ministries have agreed to fast-track Phase II of the  Lesotho Highlands Water Project to ensure security of supply to the Integrated Vaal River System. 

Lindi Jumbo project on track

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     26th October 2021 ASX-listed graphite developer Walkabout Resources says its mine construction schedule at the Lindi Jumbo graphite mine, in Tanzania, is on track. An engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the Lindi Jumbo graphite process plant has been concluded with Yantai Jinpeng Mining... 

Construction company agrees to pay fine, but denies it contravened Competition Act

By: Marleny Arnoldi     19th October 2021 A Gauteng-based construction and electrical civils company called Maziya General Services has agreed to pay a R300 000 penalty for allegedly colluding on a City Power tender in June 2018. The tender related to the appointment of labour contractors for the installation and maintenance of medium-... 

Reservior awaits commissioning

By: Darren Parker     15th October 2021 A 25 Mℓ reservoir on Dann road in Glen Marais, Kempton Park, in Gauteng, has still not been commissioned, despite being completed in November 2018 at a cost of about R48-million. Almost three years after construction was completed, the reservoir remains empty and unused. 

Lesotho Highlands Water Project – Phase II – update

By: Sheila Barradas     15th October 2021 The African Development Bank has approved a $86.72-million loan to co-finance the second phase of the project. 

Enza Construction Wins 2021 Master Builders Super League Award

4th October 2021 Enza Construction (Pty) Ltd, one of Africa’s leading construction companies has been awarded the 2021 Master Builders South Africa (MBSA) Super League Award for the work completed on The Steve Tshwete Hospital Project in Middelburg. The announcement was made on 20 September and follows the... 

AfriSam upgrades crushing technology with Metso C120

21st September 2021 Leveraging new-generation crushing technology to optimise uptime at its Pietermaritzburg quarry, AfriSam will be installing a Metso C120 jaw crusher supplied by South African distributor Pilot Crushtec. According to Glenn Johnson, general manager construction materials operations at AfriSam, the... 

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