2011 Received the Professional Management Review’s (PMR) Golden Arrow award for the West Coast Region.
2009 Power Construction was named the corporate winner for the 2009 National Productivity Awards in South Africa, by Productivity SA
2009 Power Construction Roads received the Regional Award for the most Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement in the field of Technical Excellence, for the project “Safety Improvements”: Kaaimans Pass. The award was made by the Southern Cape Branch of SAICE.
2009 Received the PMR Bronze Award for the Southern Cape Region, for Companies and Institutions doing the most in their sectors over the past 12 months to stimulate the economic growth and developmemt.
2008 Business Against Crime Continuous Support Award

Certificate of Acknowledgement for its contribution to housing for the poor – Govan Mbeki Housing Awards.

2005 SAFEC (South African Federation of Civil Engineering Contractors) President’s Award in recognition of the outstanding work delivered at Thesen Islands, particularly in terms of Environmental Impact, Marine Technical Challenges and Job Creation.

Professional Management Review (PMR) Silver Award for doing the most to enhance the Province’s economic growth and development.


PMR Corporate Care Award, Industry Winner

2003 PMR Corporate Care Award, Trophy winner for Environmental Care.
2003 PMR Corporate Care Award, Trophy winner for Job Creation and Training.

PMR Corporate Care Award, Industry winner for the categories Black Economic Empowerment and Social Upliftment.

2001 Steel Construction award in the category for Bridges.
2000 Merit certificate in Recognition of Exemplary Service to the Broader Community of Blaauwberg, by the Blaauwberg Municipality.
2000 PMR Golden Arrow Award as the highest rated Construction Company in the West Cape.
1997 18th International Africa Award for outstanding management quality, technical innovations, service and export achievements in the African market.
1992 Regional Award for Thembalethu IDT Project by the South African Institute for Civil Engineers


Established                       1983
Registration No                2006/035328/07
VAT No.                               4920237817
BBBEE Grading                 Level 2 Contributor
CIDB Grading                     9CE, 9SB, 9GB


Founded in 1983, Power Construction is the original of the Group’s core companies, established to serve a niche market. The company was re-named in 1995 – the outcome of rapid growth that can be attributed largely to the number of successful township and prestigious developments during the early 1990’s. In its relatively short life, it has established itself as a specialist in tackling some of Southern Africa’s most difficult construction projects over a wide range.

Power Construction’s hands-on management style is one of the major reasons for its success. The company manages each project with a core management team on the sire and where necessary, is supplemented by community members, who receive the appropriate training. Local and specialized contractors are employed and often, joint ventures are entered into with emerging contractors.

Power Construction is closely linked to the labour-intensive construction initiatives and to strategies for the promotion of emerging contractors. Another focus area of the Industry Charter is Enterprise Development, where the company is actively involved with promotions of previously disadvantaged individuals and enterprises.

Power Construction is active in the Western, Southern and Eastern Cape, Gauteng and more recently, Africa. Its civil engineering divisions include Power Construction South Division and Power Construction North. Other divisions include Power Building, Power Services (Organisational Development, Finance, Technical, Plant and SHEQ) and Power Plant.



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