Rope Access works – 25 September 2020

– Company: Skyriders – Type of structure: Petrochemical plant – Location: Mpumalanga – Scope: Maintenance of two storage tanks at a petrochemicals producer. Project Overview Skyriders appointed 8 specialists to do maintenance on a petrochemical plant in Mpumalanga. This project was commissioned during Alert Level 5 of the Covid-19 lockdown. The project required additional safety…

Bulk Infrastructure works – 16 September 2020

– Developer: Tambo Springs Logistics – Type of structure: Logistics – Location: Southern border of the Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni metros – Scope: Bulk infrastructure works project located at the Tambo Springs Logistics Gateway for a rail terminal. Project Overview An intermodal rail terminal is being developed as a concession for Tambo Springs Logistics Gateway. The…

CCBSA – 18 September 2020

– Project: Cameroon hydropower plant – Type of structure: Hydropower – Capacity: 810 MW – Scope: 810 MW Grand Eweng project on the Sanaga river Project Overview The Grand Eweng project will follow the 420 MW Eachtigal project which harnesses the Sanaga River to which the bank provided $784,5 million in financing. The company plans…

CCBSA – 18 June 2020

– Project: Sedibeng Water progress projects in Maluti-a-Phofung – Type of structure: Water project – Capacity: 2000 water tanks Scope: Provide water tanks to solve the water crisis in Sedibeng; Rehabilitate and equip boreholes for the harvesting of groundwater; the rehabilitation and maintenance of the current water infrastructure. Project Overview The department of Water and…

CCBSA – 15 June 2020

– Project: Aurecon Garden Route Dam – Capacity: 12.5 million m3 – Type of structure: Duckbill Spillway A duckbill spillway has been constructed on a dam along the Garden Route. The spillway has been designed to increase the surface level of the water in the dam using a weir. The result of such work has…

CCBSA – 8June 2020

– Project: Storm Waterproofing Systems – Spraylock concrete protection (Spraylock Africa) – Developers: Attacq & Atterbury – Cost: R1 billion – Location: Woodmead, Gauteng (Delloitte) – Specifications: 42500 m2; 5000 employees; 6 storeys; 4 basement parking levels; 2000 parking bays – Character: Non-flammable, Does not contain volatile organic compounds Storm Waterproofing Systems was subcontracted by…

Scopa – 4 June 2020

– Project: 4okm steel fence – Stakeholders: Department of Defence, Department of Home Affairs, Department of Public Works & Special Investigating Units, National Treasury – Cost: R40 million – Location: Beitbridge border, Zimbabwe Procurement for the construction of a 4okm bridge along the Beitbridge border in Zimbabwe has experienced many issues. This resulted in many…

N2 MSIKABA BRIDGE PROJECT – 2 June 2020

– Project type: Roads – Classification: Cable stay – Location: Msikaba gorge – Project cost: 1.65 billion rand This project consists of a bridge spanning over the gorge in Msikaba. It is a roads project as well as a structures project with the bulk of the materials required being concrete and steel. The significance of…