TWK Agriculture: Adapting to a changing environment

Coffey Projects: Creating change to develop a Continent

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Like much of Africa, South Africa’s economic future is very much dependent on infrastructure development and a myriad of projects are making a huge difference. With the Government set on upgrading infrastructure, there remains a wealth of opportunity for companies with world class expertise. For Coffey Projects, that forte comes through project management. The Johannesburg-based […]

Mica Hardware: Fuelling the nation’s passion for DIY

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The retail environment in South Africa continues to undergo enormous transition due to the ever-growing impact of technology, rising costs and economic downturn. Amid all this change, Mica Hardware continues to prosper from the evolution and growth of another phenomenon: the Do-it-Yourself marketplace. “Mica is South Africa’s leading expert in Do-it-Yourself and Hardware Brands in […]

McCormick Property Development: Heightened sophistication unlocking Africa’s potential

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Twelve months ago The SA-Mag was privileged to tell the uplifting story of McCormick Property Development (MPD) and its ground-breaking construction work in isolated South African townships during the years of Apartheid. This month we revisited the company and Jason McCormick, Managing Director, shared his vision for an exciting 12 months ahead. In actual fact, […]

Superway Construction: A Super Way to Build a Business

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If one were to chart the growth of Superway Construction, one could form an interesting comparison with the South African Government’s efforts to upgrade the nation’s infrastructure. The Pretoria-based company was launched back in 1995 and ever since has been hugely successful in acquiring road construction, road maintenance, building construction and telecommunications work across the […]

Aveng Manufacturing: Casting a Strong Reputation in Steel and Concrete

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With firm commitment from the South African Government, infrastructure projects continue to gather pace across the country. However, with skills shortages a continuing challenge, many of these initiatives would not be possible without the expertise of companies like Aveng Manufacturing. Part of the Aveng Group, Aveng Manufacturing manufactures and supplies steel and concrete products to […]

WorleyParsons: A Helping Hand for Development

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The challenges of working in new territories can be wide and varied, from different cultures and approaches to work, through to exchange rates and dealing with government red tape. For Greg Denton, CEO of WorleyParsons South Africa, these issues were exacerbated by his own need, as a New Zealander, to come to terms with life […]