South Africa

South African operations

Whether it’s a processing plant, sugar silo, substation, warehouse, wood chipping facility, hotel, ethanol & alcohol process plants, industrial zoning or housing project, SiVEST has a team of experts ready to assist you in your project.


  • Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • Pretoria, Gauteng
  • Cape Town, Western Cape
  • East London, Eastern Cape

SiVEST offers a wide range of consulting services in the built and natural environment in engineering, project management, quantity surveying, environmental, town & regional planning, management consulting and training.

Contact details:
Office address: 4 Pencarrow Crescent,
La Lucia Ridge Office Estate,
Umhlanga Rocks,

Phone: +27 31 581 1500


SiVEST is continuously developing the range and depth of its skills through experience, training and recruitment. With a network of regional offices and strategically located core skill centres, we are able to provide the full range of professional civil and water engineering services locally and throughout Southern and Eastern Africa. SiVEST also undertakes projects in all aspects of the water and sanitation cycle.

Services include:

  • Roads and Bridges
  • Building Projects
  • Township Services
  • Public Buildings
  • Residential
  • Infrastructure Services
  • Water Resources
  • Water Supply Storage and Reticulation
  • Flood Attenuation, Flood Lines and Hydrological Modelling
  • Water and Wastewater, Treatment
This division offers professional and comprehensive service in electrical, electronic and instrumentation engineering services. We provide services to the industrial, commercial and housing sectors covering the complete spectrum of electrical and electronic services. These include everything from bulk power supply to the end outlet, as well as total communication and security installation. Services include:
  • Power Systems Design, Procurement and Construction Management
  • Lighting Systems Design, Procurement and Construction Management
  • Industrial Installations
  • Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Installations
  • Lighting, Building and Electrical Installations
This team of experts deliver professional engineering services in the building and industrial sectors.
  • Mechanical Engineering Design, Procurement and Implementation Management
  • Project Engineering

Our project management team have experience in building management, town planning, human resources, commercial, financial, engineering and development related disciplines. Projects span across various sectors such as industrial, commercial, infrastructure, airports, ports, residential, education and more.

Services include:
  • Industrial Project and Costing Services Management
  • Engineering, Construction and Commercial Project Management Services
  • Programme Management and Cost Management
  • Education and Training
  • Management Services
  • Value Management

This division has undertaken a wide range of challenging structures over the years. From process plants, surface mining, industrial, buildings and warehousing to engineering structures, SiVEST has the skills and experience to take on any project. We also assist with structure investigations, legal reports, expert witness appearance and mediation.

Drawing on the experiences of our highly skilled team, SiVEST Management Systems Consulting offers the following services; systems set up, implementation, training, implementation for certification in ISO standards for quality systems and environmental systems, as well as occupational health and safety systems.

Our team are equipped with an array of skills, expertise and experiences to assist clients in making informed decisions from inception to completion. We work with our clients to provide a seamless, cost effective and dependable quantity surveying service for projects of all sizes and in all industry sectors.

Services and expertise include:

  • Quantity Surveying / Cost Consulting
  • Mechanical Cost Engineering
  • Contracts Administration
  • Forensic Assurance
  • Capital Allowances Assessments
  • Insurance Assessments
  • Programme Management
  • Development Management
  • Project Management
  • Cost Management
  • Time Management
  • Project Facilitation
  • Mediation

Our team provides a full spectrum of environmental professional services ranging from obtaining planning permissions to conducting site specific specialist studies. Our environmental team has extensive experience in a range of development sectors. Our on the ground experience means we can offer practical solutions while ensuring legal compliance and environmental protection.

Services and skills include:

  • Strategic Environmental Planning
  • Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Management
  • Water Use Licensing and Registration
  • Auditing and Training
  • Public Participation
  • Health & Safety Management
  • Biodiversity Assessments
  • Surface Water / Water Resources Assessment
  • Tourism Planning and Development
  • Waste Management
  • Landscape and Visual Assessment
  • Geographic Information Systems

Our team comprises of town and regional planners, geographers, economists and GIS specialists.

Services include:

  • Statutory Planning
  • Strategic, Spatial and Economic Planning
Our team focuses on both training and skills development. The effectiveness of our courses is heightened by the fact that there is constant interaction between our facilitator and you or your team. We encourage “live” situations and use customer scenarios as case studies. Our qualified facilitators are committed to ensuring a continuation and post training follow-up process. This sees skills learnt and developed in the training course applied appropriately in the workplace
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Expert Witness
  • Project Programme and Scheduling

Recent Projects

Altron Development, Meadowview, Johannesburg, Gauteng

Environmental Services to Wind Farms, Nort West

Environmental Services to Solar Energy Power Plants, North West

Estcourt Prison, KwaZulu-Natal

New Mageu Bottle Production Plant, Pretoria West, Gauteng

Protea Hotel, Boulevard, Gateway, Umhlanga Rocks, Kwa-Zulu-Natal

Sappi Saiccor Woodyard Upgrade, Umkomaas, KwaZulu-Natal

Sibaya Ocean Dunes Residential Estate, KwaZulu-Natal

Standerton Broiler Feed Mill, Standerton, Gauteng

Transnet Central Staff Facility at Container Terminal 1, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

Transnet Fire Infrastructure Upgrade to 4 Depots-Pumpstations, South Africa

Twinsaver Klieprivier Tissue Factory, Gauteng

Regional Distribution Centre, Cilmore, Cape Town, Western Cape

Safripol Expansion of Factory Capacity, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

Rapid Public Transport Network (IRPTN), Durban, KwaZulu-Natal (Sub-consultancy services)