Rural development project

EMPLOYER
Department of Housing – KwaZulu Natal

CONSULTANT
Bigen Africa

YEAR COMPLETED
2011

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R54M

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal,

PROJECT TYPE
Residential

DESCRIPTION
Construct 1000 rural houses including raft foundations, top structure, roof and finishes and VIP(toilets).

N2 interchange

EMPLOYER
SANRAL

CONSULTANT
EJV / Goba

YEAR COMPLETED
2010

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R300M

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal

PROJECT TYPE
Bridges and Structures

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved the following: Interchange for the new King Shaka International Airport, Four new ramps, One conventional bridge, One Incrementally launched bridge, Nine lane toll plaza on Durban bound ramp.

Ingula Dams

EMPLOYER
Eskom

CONSULTANT
Bramhoek Dam Consultants JV

YEAR COMPLETED
2010

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R980M

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal

PROJECT TYPE
Dams

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved the following:The Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme is proposed as a pumped storage project with a capacity of 1333MW and an energy storage capacity of 21000MWh. DESCRIPTION:Braamhoek:RCC Dam approximately 335m long and 39m high, Free crest spillway with crest length of 40m over RCC dam, Lower dam – roller compacted concrete dam 35m high, reservoir total 26.7 MCM, active storage of 19.1 MCM.Bedford: River diversion works consisting of channels, a cofferdam and training wall;480m embankment with 170m Long clay core embankment extension, 48m Long single span bridge, 42m dry well single-level intake tower, Upper dam - concrete faced rock fill embankment dam 49m high, reservoir total 22.4, MCM, active storage of 19.1 MCM.

AC Secondary Water Mains

EMPLOYER
Ethekwini Water & Sanitation

CONSULTANT
BKS (Pty) Ltd

YEAR COMPLETED
2010

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R708.4M

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal

PROJECT TYPE
Pipelines and Infrastructure

DESCRIPTION
Pipelines (2 500 000m of pipe various diameters) Associated valves and fittings

Investec head office – KZN

EMPLOYER
Investec

CONSULTANT
EPA

YEAR COMPLETED
2010

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R101M

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal,

PROJECT TYPE
Office and Commercial Buildings

DESCRIPTION
Three-storey offices: 6,500 m2 offices; 7,000 m2 basement parking, plant and services

King Shaka airport

EMPLOYER
ACSA

CONSULTANT
Ilembe

YEAR COMPLETED
2010

VALUE AT COMPLETION
ZAR 7bn / US$ 0.9bn

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal,

PROJECT TYPE
Airports, Harbours and Railways

DESCRIPTION
KZN. International airport and support infrastructure.

Moses Mabhida stadium

EMPLOYER
Ethekwini Municipality

CONSULTANT
Ibhola Lethu Consortium

YEAR COMPLETED
2009

VALUE AT COMPLETION
ZAR 2bn / US $250m

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal

PROJECT TYPE
Leisure, Recreation, Education

DESCRIPTION
The 30 storey high arch weighs 2,850 tons and consists of 56 sections, each measuring 10m in length and is 350m long

SAPREF Project

EMPLOYER
SAPREF – South African Petroleum Refineries

CONSULTANT
VGI Incorporated appointed by the Joint Venture

YEAR COMPLETED
2008

VALUE AT COMPLETION
EURO 13M (WBHO’S 50% JV PORTION)

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal

PROJECT TYPE
Pipelines and Infrastructure

DESCRIPTION
Detailed design, supply and laying of new replacement pipelines in lieu of refurbishment of existing lines. The 7 existing petrochemical pipe lines are running between the SAPREF refinery and National Port Authority at Durban harbor. The work constitutes approximately 79,1 kms of seamless carbon steel piping to be laid and welded in approximately 16km of trenches, with a minimum cover of 1,2m above the pipes. Pipe diameters vary between 6” to 14” (156mm to 365mm). The new pipe lines need to be laid in the existing servitude (on average approximately 5m wide) above, amongst or below the existing lines while the existing lines are still in operation. The construction of numerous surfaced detours to accommodate traffic during construction. The permanent reinstatement of the roads and road furniture after the pipes have been laid, as most of the pipe route is within major collector roads. Obstacles along the pipe route include but are not limited to, two major concrete lined storm water channels, 6 railway crossings, the Engen tanker gate, a bowling clubhouse and out buildings, 5 major road intersections with traffic loads in excess of 2500 vehicles per hour during peak hours and the congested Island View port complex at Durban harbor.

Nondela Drakensberg mountain estate

EMPLOYER
Nondela Drakensberg Mountain Estate (Pty) Ltd

CONSULTANT
Africon

YEAR COMPLETED
2008

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R240M

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal

PROJECT TYPE
Golf Courses

DESCRIPTION
The project consists of the following:Construction of all infra-structure, including all roads and services; Wastewater treatment works, reservoirs, water purification. works; Kopanong Dam; 18 hole Ernie Els designed golf course including irrigation;5.2km access road to the development;Sewer pump-stations.

Riverside Hotel

EMPLOYER
Sage Investments

CONSULTANT
Urban Edge / Michael Douglas Design Associates

YEAR COMPLETED
2006

VALUE AT COMPLETION

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal, Durban

PROJECT TYPE
Hotels and Resorts