Articles and Events

2019 MBA North Regional Safety Competition Entries Are Open

The MBA North regional safety competition is sponsored by the Federated Employers Mutual(FEM) and is conducted free of charge for MBA North and FEM members. It is an opportunity for all members to improve the standard of their health & Safety systems and receive valuable feedback and assistance on where their systems fall short. It
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Your BBBEE Certificate Submission Is Required Before 30 March 2019

The Construction Sector Charter Council (CSCC) sent out a reminder on 15 February that you are required to submit your latest (2019 and 2018) BBBEE certificates, scorecard and report – issued by an accredited Verification Agency that has authority to do so – to the CSCC. The CSCC emphasised that reporting is compulsory for all
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Two Aspects Of Business Rescue You Need To Know

By Brad Boertje With the promulgation of the new Companies Act 71 of 2008 and the introduction of Business Rescue provisions, thousands of companies have used these proceedings to try and save themselves from liquidation. And so they should. The success rate of South African business rescue proceedings is said to be just under 10%,
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Recommendations For Members In Dealing With Disruptions On Construction Sites

Although the ongoing spate of invasion of construction sites by the so-called “Federation for Radical Economic Transformation” is receiving serious government attention, it is important for our members to be prepared for such an event and to be clear on their rights and how to deal with such a situation. This self-proclaimed “Federation” has to
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MBA North – Building Tenders 04 March 2019 – 08 March 2019

Tip of the Week: Administrative and Functional requirements are vitally important in the evaluation process. Always ensure you are submitting the exact documents that are being requested and if you are unsure of anything then contact the bid/ tender administrator to get clarity as soon as possible. MBA North – Building Tenders 08 March 2019
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MBA North – Building Tenders 11 March 2019 – 15 March 2019

Tip of the Week: Administrative and Functional requirements are vitally important in the evaluation process. Always ensure you are submitting the exact documents that are being requested and if you are unsure of anything then contact the bid/ tender administrator to get clarity as soon as possible. MBA North – Building Tenders 11 March 2019
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JG Development Management

Project and Construction Management History JG Development Management was founded by Jaco Grobler with the purpose of providing project and construction management services to companies and individuals. Experience He has 26 years’ experience in project and contract management of various large projects varying from buildings, roads construction, structures, water treatment works, etc. As General Manager
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MBA North – Building Tenders 25 February 2019 – 01 March 2019

Tip of the Week: Administrative and Functional requirements are vitally important in the evaluation process. Always ensure you are submitting the exact documents that are being requested and if you are unsure of anything then contact the bid/ tender administrator to get clarity as soon as possible. MBA North – Building Tenders 01 March 2019
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Greater awareness needed of risks posed by working at height, says MBA North

According to the Federated Employers’ Mutual Assurance Company, accidents involving falling account for over 15% of all incidents recorded by its members. This points to a need for greater awareness of the risks posed to employees when working at height in the construction industry, says Gerhard Roets of Master Builders Association (MBA) North. “As one
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MBA North – Building Tenders 18 February 2019 – 22 February 2019

Tip of the Week: Administrative and Functional requirements are vitally important in the evaluation process. Always ensure you are submitting the exact documents that are being requested and if you are unsure of anything then contact the bid/ tender administrator to get clarity as soon as possible. MBA North – Building Tenders 22 February 2019
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