About Us

Company Profile

SiVEST is a South African based international company founded in 1952, with offices established in Durban, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Pietermaritzburg, Richards Bay, and Port Louis (Mauritius) undertaking major projects in Sub-Saharan Africa and elsewhere in the world.

SiVEST offers a wide range of consulting services in the built and natural environment and serves both the public and private sector clients, in the following disciplines:

  • Civil/Roads/Water Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Project Management
  • Quality Management Consulting
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Environmental Consulting
  • Town & Regional Planning

Achievements

SiVEST has over the years been recognised by a number of awards for innovative and imaginative concrete and structural steel design, civil engineering, project management and environmental projects, a selection of awards listed below.

A selection of awards received by SiVEST

2017 PMR.Africa Diamond Arrow Award KwaZulu-Natal Province Survey Leaders & Achievers: Consulting Engineering Firms Outstanding - 1st Overall.
2016 PMR.Africa Diamond Arrow Award KwaZulu-Natal Province Survey Leaders & Achievers: Consulting Engineering Firms Outstanding - 1st Overall.
2015 PMR.Africa Golden Arrow Award National Survey on Consulting Engineering Firms – Excellent
2014 PMR.Africa Diamond Arrow Award National Survey KZN Province for Consulting Engineering Firms : Outstanding – 1st Overall award.(October 2014).
2010 PMR.Africa Golden Arrow Award National Survey on Consulting Engineers for Structural Consulting Engineers, and Combined Civil and Structural Consulting Engineers (Excellent – 2nd overall).
2009 PMR.Africa Golden Arrow Award National Survey Consulting Engineers (Excellent - 2nd Overall)
2004 SAICE Branch Award for the most outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement for the Category of Technical Excellence for Mooi-Mgeni River Transfer Scheme (Phase II) (MMTS-1)

Quality Management

SiVEST is fully ISO 9001 2008 accredited Within its function as a professional consultancy practice, SiVEST undertakes periodic reviews and endeavours to reach improved targets regularly in compliance with the required standards.

Green Building Council

Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment

SiVEST is committed to meeting with governments BBBEE objectives at all levels of the organisation whilst maintaining excellence in the delivery of services to clients. SiVEST is accredited at Level 3 in terms of the new BBBEE Act in South Africa. The Directors and Shareholders have established a SiVEST Employees Trust which amounts to 17% of SiVEST SA. In all cases we endeavour to develop skills and ownership from within the firm. We are committed to empower individuals and develop their skills through our current procurement process.