Despite the headwinds facing the world economy, the global construction sector entered 2019 with significant momentum, having seen growth of five percent in 2018.
Despite rapid globalisation with investment funds flowing across borders and money pouring into constructed assets, the construction profession has until now, lacked a common language and framework for classifying and reporting construction costs.
Thanks to Ivanplats, an Ivanhoe Mines company, together with on site project management and quantity surveying assistance from Turner & Townsend, the Lesedi Community Centre near Mokopane in Polokwane has undergone a complete refurbishment to the total tune of approximately R2 million.
With hands-on experience in multi-product pipeline projects in South Africa, the United States and Europe, global construction and management consultants Turner & Townsend has been appointed by Black Rhino MOGS (BRM) to provide project management and project controls services for the Horn of Africa fuel pipeline.
Global programme and construction consultancy Turner & Townsend is providing quantity surveying expertise as part of a major programme by the South African government to close and rehabilitate some 660 abandoned asbestos mines and shafts in various regions around the country.
Global programme management and construction consultancy Turner & Townsend has increased its turnover to R7.2 billion in the year ended 30 April 2015, with turnover in Africa exceeding R290 million.
Turner & Townsend mentorship programme sees women-owned construction company achieve global quality standards.
Turner & Townsend appointed to project and cost management role for new Grant Thornton Johannesburg office.