Husab Mine is situated in the Namib Naukluft National Park, 80km outside of Swakopmund, a coastal town of Namibia.
Scope of work included:
- Construction of terraces and laydown areas.
- Construction of access and service roads-50 km.
- Excavation of crusher decline and installation of lateral support.
- Construction of 8 ponds with capacity ranging from 26 000m3 to 63 000m3.
- Installation of the plant sewer reticulation- 7 600 m
- Installation of mine fencing - 65 km
- Total volume cut to fill - 1.457 million m3
Contract Duration: Nov 2012 - Aug 2014
Contract Value: NAD 300 million
Client: Swakop Uranium
Location: Namib Naukluft National Park, Namibia
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
90 Grayston Drive
The 90 Grayston Drive building is a 21 level office block development with 11 parking levels, 1 atrium level and 9 office levels. It is a multi-functional building with 19 343m2 of office space and 946 parking bays.
Contract Duration: October 2012 – July 2014
Contract Value: ZAR 280 Million
Engineers: Grosskopff Lombart Huyberechts & Associates
Client: Redefine Properties
Location: Sandton, Johannesburg
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
August 2012 – August 2014
ZAR 30 Million
Lynnwood Bridge Office Park (Pty) Ltd
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
Mall of Africa
The new Mall of Africa is the flagship retail development for Atterbury and is situated near the Allandale offramp from the N1 in the Waterfall Precinct. The scale of the retail project is unprecedented in Africa, and is the largest retail development in Africa done in a single phase. This project is being carried out in a JV with Group 5.
The gross building area of the project is nearly 500 000m2, the equivalent of 65 rugby pitches. There are over 7 500 parking bays, all structured parking.
The site handover was on the 9th September 2013, with the opening planned for Easter in April 2016
Contract Duration: 28 Months
Contract Value: ZAR 2.2 Billion
Location: Allandale, Waterfall Precinct.
Menlyn Maine Central Square
The Menlyn Maine Central Square project comprises a 7 storey office block, a large retail section with all the major anchor tenants, including Pick & Pay, Spar and a Virgin Active, as well as a 5 storey hotel, all constructed on a super basement 3 levels deep with a total basement area of approximately 90,000 m2.
The project will aim to achieve a four star Greenstar rating making it part of the largest green precinct in Africa. The estimated contract value is R 950 million and construction will take place over a single phase spanning 30 months.
The project has kicked off with bulk earthworks, with an estimated total of 220 000 m3 of soil and rock to be removed.
The total estimated structural concrete on the project is in the region of 65,000 m3, peaking at about 1 350 m3 per week.
Contract Duration: Jan 2014 - Nov 2016
Contract Value: ZAR 950 Million
Engineers: WSP Consulting Engineers
Client: Menlyn Maine Investment Holdings (Pty) Ltd
Location: Menlyn, Pretoria
Limeco Resources Limited
Limeco Resources Limited is a limestone processing company situated approximately 30km west of Lusaka. Currently the company is in the planning stages to develop a limestone quarry and a processing plant to produce limestone aggregates, cement and quick lime for mainly their own needs at the Glencore mine in Zambia (Mopani) and in the Congo. Once completed and operating the planned output will be in the region of 350,000 tons per annum.WBHO was invited to tender and was awarded all major and critical structures on the project.
The scope of the work to be completed consists of the following areas:
- Quick lime plant
- Lime stone crushing and screening plant
- Raw material storage and raw mill section
- Blending and storage section
- Kiln section cement
- Clinker storage and cement mill section
- Cement storage and packing section
- Fuel fepot
- Workshop building
Total concrete volume will be 4,000m3
Contract Duration: Nov 2013 – Sep 2014
Contract Value: ZAR 30 Million
Engineers: Protechglobal Consulting Services
Client: Limeco Resources Limited
Location: Lusaka West, Zambia
Palm Royale is a luxury retirement apartment building which forms part of the Oasis Retirement Resort at Century City, developed by Rabie Property Group. Consisting of 58 apartments and two parking garages and comprising 13 storeys, this building was specifically designed to cater for the elderly, with wide corridors and door openings, nursing facilities and tranquil, extensive landscaped gardens providing peaceful and secure living.
Contract Duration: November 2012 - May 2014
Contract Value: R105 Million
Architect : Ray Alexander Architects
Client: Rabie Property Group
Location:Century City, Cape Town