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Press Office - Sanitech


With more than two decades of local experience and the global support of Waco International, Sanitech is the leading portable sanitation company in South Africa.

Sanitech's Toilet Hire division is the only toilet hire company with the nationwide branch network and the necessary national fleet to maintain a competitive edge.


South Africa needs all available engineers, says former Saice president

By: Schalk Burger     30th July 2021 South Africa needs all available built environment professionals, especially engineers, to build and manage infrastructure for the benefit of the country's development and future generations, civil engineer and former South African Institution of Civil Engineering (Saice) president Sam Amod said... 

Mariswe - A vital and rewarding African footprint

27th July 2021 As Mariswe approaches its 50th anniversary as a respected South African consulting engineering business in 2022, CEO Nonkululeko Sindane reflects that its success has resulted from opportunities not only at home but across Africa. “I am proud that we have grown from strength to strength in... 

AfDB finances cross-country power initiative, youth development in Ethiopia

By: Marleny Arnoldi     23rd July 2021 The African Development Bank (AfDB) has signed two grant agreements for new projects with the Ethiopian government, which aims to boost youth employment and electricity trade between Ethiopia and Djibouti. The grants are grouped under the bank’s concessional lending window and will comprise... 

DWS commits to monitor its entities to ensure optimum service delivery

By: Creamer Media Reporter      23rd July 2021 The Department of Water and Sanitation has reinforced its commitment to monitor work being carried out by its entities in affected communities. While the audit outcomes of most water entities have significantly improved over the last three years, DWS acting director-general Deborah Mochotlhi... 

EIB, Germany’s KfW funding sanitation programme in Zambia’s capital city

By: Natasha Odendaal     23rd July 2021 The European Investment Bank (EIB) and German development bank KfW are providing funds of €102.5-million and €33-million respectively to the Lusaka Sanitation Programme, marking another step in the another important and timely step in the realisation of the initiative to expand access to safe... 

Is SA doing enough to avert a water crisis?

22nd July 2021 By Raymond Obermeyer, Managing Director at SEW-EURODRIVE As the Eastern Cape faces the prospect of taps running dry, SA needs to urgently and proactively address a looming water crisis. 

Water and sanitation sector need proactive action to avert crisis

By: Creamer Media Reporter      22nd July 2021 South Africa needs to urgently and proactively address its looming water crisis, and while some movement is being seen around infrastructure projects, SEW-Eurodrive MD Raymond Obermeyer questions why it has taken government so long to act more proactively. He said that the deteriorating state of... 

South Africa’s dam levels are declining, DWS warns

By: Creamer Media Reporter      22nd July 2021 A weekly report on the state of reservoirs in South Africa shows that overall water levels at dams across different provinces are continuing to decline week-on-week during the dry winter season, the Department of Water and Sanitation said. The volume of water stored in the country’s reservoirs... 

National siltation programme to ensure longevity of SA’s large dams 

22nd July 2021 South Africa is a semi-arid country which means that the national water infrastructure must be designed to promote and ensure that there is long-term water security.  

Bucket eradication programme gets underway in the Free State

By: Natasha Odendaal     21st July 2021 The bucket eradication programme is set to be completed by March 2022 in the Free State. This followed the appointment of the Housing Development Agency (HDA) to source capacity for the Free State Bucket Eradication Programme by Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu. 

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