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Group Achievements

  • Company Awards
  • Industry
  • Health and Safety

Company Awards

TOP EMPLOYER SOUTH AFRICA

2015

  • Certified Top Employer South Africa 2016

2014

  • Certified Top Employer South Africa 2015

2013

  • Certified Top Employer South Africa 2014

2012

  • Certified Top Employer South Africa 2013

2011

  • Certified Top Employer South Africa 2012

2010

  • Certified Top Employer South Africa 2011

THE INVESTMENT ANALYSTS SOCIETY

2013

  • Best reporting and communications in the Basic Industry and Industrial sector of the JSE Limited

2011

  • Overall winner
  • Best reporting and communications in the Basic Industry and Manufacturing sector of the JSE Limited for the fifth time (since 2007)

2010

  • Overall winner
  • Best reporting and communications in the Basic Industry and Manufacturing sector of the JSE Limited for the fourth time (since 2007)

2009

  • Best reporting and communications in the Basic Industry and Manufacturing sector of the JSE Limited

2008

  • Best reporting and communications in the Basic Industry and Manufacturing sector of the JSE Limited

2007

  • Best reporting and communications in the Basic Industry and Manufacturing sector of the JSE Limited

JSE SRI INDEX

2010

  • Best performer
  • One of only seven companies that were Best Performers for four years in a row

2009

  • Best performer

2008

  • Best performer

2007

  • Best performer

INTERNATIONAL QUALITY CROWN AWARD

2010

  • Commitment to quality, leadership, technology and innovation

CHARTERED SECRETARIES/JSE ANNUAL REPORT AWARDS

2010

  • Overall winner

2009

  • Winner of the Mid Cap category

BUSINESS TIMES TOP 50 COMPANIES

2009

  • Ranked 8th overall

CARBON DISCLOSURE PROJECT

2009

  • Ranked 17th overall

AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING SOCIAL COMMITMENT

2009

  • DEKRA Ethics Award

SUNDAY TIMES TOP 100 COMPANIES

2014

  • The Group was featured in the Construction Sector of the Top CSI Companies Sunday Times Top 100 Annual Awards

2009

  • Ranked as a Royal Company for the fourth consecutive year
  • Ranked 31st overall over five years

2008

  • 15th position overall

ERNST & YOUNG EXCELLENCE IN CORPORATE REPORTING

2009

  • 4th place overall

2008

  • Excellent rating for annual report

JSE TOP 100 COMPANIES: EXCELLENCE IN CORPORATE REPORTING SURVEY

2008

  • Excellent rating

2007

  • Excellent rating

2006

  • Excellent rating

JSE TOP 100 COMPANIES

2008

  • Excellent rating

2007

  • Excellent rating

2006

  • Excellent rating

FNB TOP BUSINESS PORTFOLIO CONSTRUCTION SECTOR

2008

  • Awarded to Group Five KwaZulu-Natal

OTHER COMPANY AWARDS

WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION AWARD

2015

  • The Group Five Basadi Programme nominated among the top 3 Most Innovative Women Development Programmes in the industry

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS GOVEN MBEKI AWARDS

2014

  • Group Five awarded best sponsor of the year

Industry

CONCRETE SOCIETY: FULTON AWARDS

2014

  • The Stafford’s Post Interchange received a Commendation for Civil Engineering Structures up to R100m

PMR AFRICA AWARDS

2014

  • Group Five Coastal – Diamond Arrow Award – Outstanding 1st Overall for construction, infrastructure development and road maintenance

GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL OF SA (GBCSA)

2014

  • Group Five Head Office at Waterfall City awarded a 5 – Star green rating

GLOBAL GREEN AWARDS

2014

  • Group Five is awarded a Global Green Star award

SOUTH AFRICA’S PREMIER BLACK BUSINESS AWARDS

2014

  • First Runner up for the Corporate Social Investment (CSI)-Ubuntu Awards category

CONCRETE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

2008

  • Excellence in the use of Innovative Products - Group Five/WBHO/Pandev joint venture: Moses Mabhida Stadium

CONCRETE SOCIETY: FULTON AWARDS

2009

  • Winner: Civil Engineering Project: The Berg River Water Project (Berg River Project joint venture comprising Group Five, WBHO, Grinaker LTA)
  • Winner: Unique Design Aspects: Moses Mabhida Soccer Stadium (Group Five/WBHO/Pandev Joint Venture)
  • Commendation: Construction Techniques: Moses Mabhida Soccer Stadium

CONCRETE SOCIETY OF SA: KWAZULU-NATAL BRANCH

2009

  • Concrete Achiever of the Year - Ronnie Murugan (Construction manager: Warwick Triangle Viaduct)

2008

  • Concrete Achiever of the Year - Julio Cerqueira (Construction manager: Moses Mabhida Soccer Stadium)

CONSTRUCTION WORLD: BEST PROJECTS

2009

  • Highly commended: Civil Engineering and Building category - Group Five Civil Engineering: Durban Harbour widening and deepening

2008

  • Winner: Civil Engineering and Building category - Moses Mabhida Soccer Stadium
  • 2nd Place: Civil Engineering and Building category - Western Freeway, Durban
  • Highly Commended: Civil Engineering and Building category - Durban Harbour
  • Winner: Public Private Partnerships - Berg River Water Project
  • Afrisam Innovation Award for Sustainable Construction - Highly commended: LUSIP Dams, Swaziland

EHS PERFORMANCE AWARDS EMAL (MIDDLE EAST)

2009

  • Group Five Construction LLC (Middle East) - February 2009 - third best contractor / March 2009 - second best contractor /Overall first quarter 2009 - second best contractor: the Golden Dhow award

MBA: KWAZULU-NATAL BRANCH

2009

  • Winner: Award for Excellence for the Industrial Civil category: Group Five KZN at Hulamin

SAICE: DURBAN BRANCH

2010

  • Award for Most Outstanding Civil Engineering Project in the Technical Excellence category joint winners - Durban Harbour Entrance Widening Project / King Shaka International Airport

SAISC (SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF STEEL CONSTRUCTION STEEL AWARDS

2009

  • Moses Mabhida Soccer Stadium joint venture comprising Group Five, WBHO and Pandev: Winners of the 28th SAISC Steel Awards

Health and Safety

HEALTH AND SAFETY AWARDS

2014

  • Group Five Building: Coastal : New Multi-Product Pipeline (NMPP) Terminal Construction TM1 - 8 000 000 LTI-free man hours
  • Group Five Building: Mpumalanga High Court - Reached 1 000 000 LTI-free man hours
  • Group Five Building : Multichoice Site - Reached 1 000 000 LTI-free man hours
  • Group Five Coastal: New Multi-Product Pipeline (NMPP) Terminal Construction TM1 - 7 000 000 LTI-free man hours
  • Group Five Civil Engineering: PS65 – Sasol Secunda - Global group Linde awarded Civil Engineering the Take Two award for completing the 18-month contract without any LTIs or medical cases
  • Group Five Housing: Etwatwa - Reached 1 000 000 hours LTI-free man hours
  • Group Five Housing: Venecia Underground Project - Reached 800 000 LTI-free man hours
  • Group Five Housing: Dingleton Resettlement Project (G465) (G468) (G470) - Reached 1 000 000 LTI-free man hours

2009

  • Group Five Construction LLC (Middle East): Health and Safety Award at the fourth Annual Construction Conference
  • Cabinda Gas Plant: Safety Excellence Award - 500,000 LTI Free
  • Group Five Civil Engineering: Sasol Technology: Service Provider Safety Recognition
  • Durban Harbour: Client Award - 500 000 LTI free hours & Client Award - 250 000 LTI Free
  • Natref: NOSA 4-star
  • QMM Ilmenite: Client Award - Safety Shield, Chief Executive Awards
  • Koeberg Interchange: Certificate for General Work
  • Concrete Manufacturers Association's Regional Award of Excellence in the Innovative Products category for 2008
    The Group Five/WBHO/Pandev joint venture working on the Moses Mabhida Stadium in KZN

MBA SAFETY AWARDS

2014

  • Group Five Building: 90 Rivonia - Second place in the 2014 National Master Builders South Africa National Safety Competition for contracts between R300 million to R500 million
  • Group Five Building: Novartis - A rating of 93.4% (Top Ten) in the 2014 Regional Master Builders Association South Africa National Safety Competition for contracts between R75 million to R150 million
  • Group Five Building: Multichoice head office - Second place in the 2014 Regional Master Builders Association South Africa Safety Competition for contracts of R500 million and more
  • Group Five Building - Coastal: Department Of Public Works Head Office - Second place in the KwaZulu-Natal MBA Regional Health and Safety Competition for contracts between R150 million to R300 million
  • Group Five Building - Coastal: Lower Thukela Bulk Water Supply - First place for Civil Engineering in the KwaZulu-Natal MBA Regional Health and Safety Competition
  • Group Five Building - Coastal: New Multi-Product Pipeline (NMPP) Terminal Construction TM1 - Third place for Civil Engineering in the KwaZulu-Natal MBA Regional Health and Safety Competition

2009

  • Apartment Building category: The Breeze: The Pearls of Umhlanga Joint Venture
  • Industrial Civil category: The Sappi Amakhulu Civils joint venture
  • Supreme Builder of the Year: Joint winners: Group Five for the Pearls of Umhlanga and Liviero for the Standard Bank office
  • Award of Merit: Moses Mabhida Stadium

SASOL AWARD

2008

  • Sasol Technology 2008 Service Provider Safety Recognition Award