BRT: Anderson Road

CLIENT
eThekwini Transport Authority

ARCHITECT/ENGINEER
MCA Joint Venture

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R 293 mil (In JV with Thekwane, Oteo, Phakama, Ngosi Trading and Lakeshore)

LOCATION
Pinetown, KZN

PROJECT TYPE
Roads & Bridges

DESCRIPTION
Section 1 runs along Josiah Gumede road (old Main road), from Anderson road to Beviss road and consists of the dedicated ROW lanes for the new Integrated Rapid Public Transport Network, a total length of Section 1 is 1550m and is the main carriageway through Pinetown CBD.
Section 2 runs along Anderson road from Josiah Gumede road to Davidson road south and is 400m in total.

CONTRACT PERIOD
May 2014 – December 2015

Silo 3,4,5

CLIENT
V&A WATERFRONT HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD

ARCHITECT/ENGINEER
MLC QUANTITY SURVEYORS

VALUE AT COMPLETION
ZAR 500 Million

LOCATION
V&A WATERFRONT, CAPE TOWN

PROJECT TYPE
Building

DESCRIPTION
The construction of 35000m2 of new office, gym &
residential space within the Clock Tower precinct of the V&A
Waterfront

CONTRACT PERIOD
March 2015 – September 2016

Swanston Square Carlton, Vic

OBJECTIVES
– Deliver a residential tower comprising 536 apartments over 34 storeys
– Upgrade heritage listed Maltstore to accommodate commercial and retail spaces
– Create a feasible and architecturally aesthetic final product that is both respectful to its indigenous past yet meets the objectives of a modern client

ACHIEVEMENTS
Using our knowledge and expertise, Probuild were able to start on site the day the contract was signed.

EMPLOYER
SSQ NOMINEE (SUB) PTY LTD

VALUE AT COMPLETION
$158 million

LOCATION
Australia

PROJECT TYPE
Residential

DESCRIPTION
– 34 Storey Apartment Tower
– 536 Apartments

COMMENCEMENT
April 2013

ESTIMATED COMPLETION
August 2015

Panorama Crows Nest, Sydney

OBJECTIVES
– Deliver a high-rise, premium apartment development offering magnificent Sydney harbour views
– Convert existing commercial and hotel buildings into 209 apartments and 140 car spaces
– Partially demolish an existing building and build 10 new storeys above
– Fit-out the apartments with medium to high quality finishes

ACHIEVEMENTS
Devised an alternative demolition sequencing solution for the client to shorten the programme and complete the project 16 weeks earlier.

EMPLOYER
Barana Group

VALUE AT COMPLETION
$72 million

LOCATION
Australia

PROJECT TYPE
Residential & Retail

DESCRIPTION
– 17 storeys
– 213 apartments
– 140 car spaces
– 7 retail spaces

COMMENCEMENT
September 2011

ESTIMATED COMPLETION
October 2013

Eastland Shopping Centre Stage 5 Ringwood, Vic

OBJECTIVES
– Significantly enhance the existing centre
– Introduce David Jones and 150 new and exciting tenancies
– Deliver an exceptional retail experience for Eastern Melbourne and beyond
– Create a world-class town square incorporating signature restaurants and generous public spaces
– Develop a new library, learning and cultural centre

ACHIEVEMENTS
Successfully collaborated with QIC during pre-construction phase
Utilised our extensive experience in the design and development of retail centres nationally

EMPLOYER
QIC Global Real Estate

ARCHITECT
The Buchan Group

VALUE AT COMPLETION
$400 million approx

LOCATION
Australia

PROJECT TYPE
Retail

DESCRIPTION
Expansion of approx 40,000m²

COMMENCEMENT
October 2013

ESTIMATED COMPLETION
Stage 1: Late 2015
Stage 2: Mid 2016

38 Albert Avenue Chatswood, Sydney

OBJECTIVES
– Deliver a mixed-use development comprising two towers. One with luxury apartments and the second with medical, commercial, retail and restaurant facilities.
– Realise Australia’s first Centre of Excellence in Integrative Medicine (including Chinese medicine) built in collaboration with the NSW Government and the People’s Republic of China.
– Designed with and emphasis on Feng Shui principles

EMPLOYER
Wu International Investments

ARCHITECT
PTW

VALUE AT COMPLETION
$72 million

LOCATION
Australia

PROJECT TYPE
Residential & Retail

DESCRIPTION
– 2 towers
– 12 storeys (4 basement)
– 69 apartments
– 5000m² Medical Centre
– 4300m² retail
– 1700m² restaurant
– 363 car parking spaces>

COMMENCEMENT
January 2014

ESTIMATED COMPLETION
March 2016

Swartruggens N4 – Phase 2

WBHO has successfully completed Phase one which consisted of the realignment and rehabilitation of 25km of the N4 between Rustenburg and Swartruggens. Phase two consists of an additional 25km of the N4 just outside of Rustenburg. The project is being constructed while the existing N4, a major artery into Botswana, remains open to commuters. Construction is being conducted in half widths to minimize stop/go systems in combination with diverting traffic onto temporary traffic accommodation shoulders. The scope of work entails breaking up the existing pavement layers which are then recycled to form an insitu roadbed on which the layerworks for the new road are constructed.
Contract Duration: May 2013 - October 2014
Contract Value: R160 Million
Engineers: Jeffares & Green
Client: Bakwena Platinum Corridor Concessionaire (Pty) Ltd
Location: Rustenburg/Swartruggens

Watson Highway Link Road

This Link is a dual road with a median to allow a future rapid transport lane or rapid transport system to be placed between the two lanes. This road is 3.4 km long and will link the Dube Tradeport’s Tradezone area at King Shaka International Airport with the Watson Highway, which links Tongaat with the N2. The scope of work included the construction of a proposed MRO or aircraft maintenance area. All the MRO cut (about 380,000m3) was used to create fill platforms for future expansion of Dube Tradeport. The bulk earthworks for the road was more than 820 000m3
Contract Duration: May 2012 - Oct 2014
Contract Value: ZAR 187 Million
Engineers: Virtual Consulting Engineers
Client: Dube Tradeport
Location: Watson Highway, Kzn

Lynnwood Bridge phase 3

Lynnwood Bridge phase 3 is the third and final phase of the Lynnwood Bridge complex. There are five basement levels and office accommodation in two 5-storey tower blocks built off the podium

Contract Duration:
August 2012 – August 2014

Contract Value:
ZAR 30 Million

Engineers:
Aurecon

Client: 
Lynnwood Bridge Office Park (Pty) Ltd

Location:
Lynnwood, Pretoria

Mopani Acid Plant

WBHO (Zambia) Ltd was awarded the civil works for the new acid plant and gas cleaning plant for Mopani Copper Mines in Mufulira, which is a small town in the Copperbelt province situated 40km from Kitwe and 60km from Chingola. The project commenced in November 2012 and was carried out over various phases, comprising some 11000m3 of concrete works in total.
Contract Duration: 16 Months
Contract Value: ZAR 110 Million
Engineers: SNC Lavalin Canada
Client: Mopani Copper Mines
Location: Mufulira, Zambia