Grinaker-LTA appointed by Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone

Grinaker-LTA, as appointed by the RBIDZ invites competent local enterprises within the UMhlathuze and King Cetshwayo District precincts to submit proposals for Sub-contracting opportunities in various trades which will be availed through the Construction of the Nyanza Light Metals Pty Ltd TSC in Phase 1F.Tenderers to submit their interests to by the 8th April […]

Grinaker-LTA Re-engineered for Success

INTRODUCTION From where Bheki Mdlalose is sitting, 2020 looks a lot like 2000. Hampered by a limping economy, limited growth and lack of investment, South Africa’s construction industry is banking on roads and mining – two sectors which have been in decline for more than ten years – for work. But there is one important […]

Q&A With Bheki Mdlalose, Group Managing Director, Grinaker-LTA

What was the background for the acquisition of Grinaker-LTA from Aveng by Laula Consortium? Aveng made a strategic decision to exit the South African construction market and focus on mining contracting (Moolmans) and its Australian operations (McConnell Dowell). Construction in South Africa employs mostly black African people and thus it made business sense to hand […]

Construction Industry Will Survive Turbulent Times

Reports of the demise of the construction industry in South Africa are greatly exaggerated, says construction giant Grinaker-LTA. Responding to fears that the construction industry is in its death throes thanks to the delisting from the JSE of Group 5 and ESOR and the sale by some of SA’s top construction companies of its buildings […]

Bheki Mdlalose: Grinaker-LTA

Full Name: Bhekani Kwazokuhle Nkululeko Mdlalose Position: Group MD of Grinaker-LTA Main Activity of the Company: Engineering, construction and concessions Date and Place of Birth: September 12, 1979, Melmoth, KwaZulu-Natal Education: Mechanical engineering degree; MBA First Job: Engineer-in-training at Fibre Wound SA Career History Prior to Current Position: MD, Aveng Grinaker-LTA Mechanical and Electrical, and Operating Group MD at Aveng Grinaker-LTA Size […]

Grinaker-LTA Welcomes Infrastructure Build Programme Aimed At Kickstarting The Economy

President Cyril Ramaphosa and the South African government are to be commended for their balanced response to the COVID-19 global crisis – a challenge some world leaders have inadequately handled. The social relief and economic support package announced by the President last night are signs of responsible and good leadership in the new world order […]

Senior Appointments For Construction Giant Grinaker-LTA

Construction group Grinaker-LTA has appointed Colin Hoad as Chief Financial Officer. A member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), Hoad joins the company from Stefanutti Stocks where he was Business Unit Financial Director. Before that, Hoad was Financial Director at multinational engineering and design firm Parsons Brinkerhoff. Abdool Shaikh has been appointed […]

Construction Sector Welcomes R700bn ‘Project Pipeline’

Construction group Grinaker-LTA welcomes President Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcements relating to the various economic and social infrastructure initiatives and the special task force to fight construction site disruptions. Responding to the State of the Nation address, Grinaker-LTA chairman Mlu Clive Manci says the initiatives are to be commended as they will help the struggling construction sector. […]