M&D Construction Group, a leading diversified South African contractor, held yet another successful Safety Awareness Week from the 20th to 24th of May 2019. The event is just one of a number of initiatives geared at positively reinforcing one of the group’s fundamental values, namely “Be Safe”. This core value…
M&D Construction Group, a leading South African contracting company, has diversified into the oil and gas (O&G) infrastructure market. The company’s successful entry into this highly-regulated industry bears testament to its unwavering commitment to quality, safety, health and the ISO 3834 standard. “We are entering new markets based on…
The Sol Plaatje University library features in the Golden Jubilee edition of Concrete Beton. We remain proud of our involvement in this Fulton Award winning project. Thank you to John Sheath, CEO of The Concrete Society of South Africa, for the great opportunity. Read More
On site with Magalies Water Project
April 8th, 2019
Tarren Bolton visited the Magalies Water project construction site to writer this in-depth article for Plant Equipment & Hire. We look forward to hosting her again on one of our other projects. Read More
M&D Construction Group in Africa Outlook
April 3rd, 2019
Showcasing resilience, adaption and innovation to thrive in SA construction. Africa Outlook interviews our CEO, Rukesh Raghubir, to learn more about M&D Construction Group’s short-, medium- and long-term plans. Read More
Infrastructure project to improve quality of life
March 29th, 2019
We are proud of our involvement on the first phase of Moretele South Water pipeline project for Magalies Water. Great to see M&D feature in the latest edition of Water Sewage and effluent! Read more
35 Years of Excellence
February 1st, 2019
M&D Construction Group recently celebrated another major milestone. Read more about our 35th Anniversary celebrations in the February 2019 edition of Construction World. Read More
PEDAL TO THE METAL AT Gamsberg
January 8th, 2019
Construction of the various roads that will serve Vedanta Zinc International’s state-of-the-art Gamsberg mine near Aggeneys in the Northern Cape is forging ahead as planned. Great to see M&D Construction Group feature in the January 2019 edition of Construction World. Read More
M&D Construction Group recently celebrated its 35th anniversary at an event that was attended by the company’s many clients, supply-chain partners and employees. Yolanda Sedibe, M&D Construction Group’s human resources director, said it was fitting that such an important occasion be celebrated at the University of Witwatersrand’s Science Stadium considering…
M&D Construction Group’s stellar work at the Vedanta Zinc International’s Gamsberg project made the cover of SAICE’s Civil Engineering magazine. Read more
Resilient captains steer M&D Construction Group through economic turmoil
October 22nd, 2018
M&D Construction Group, a leading South African Level 1 Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment infrastructure specialist, continues to focus on recruiting and developing the leaders it needs to ensure future sustainability. Importantly, these leaders have to be able to navigate an increasingly complex economic environment, including an industry that has been…
M&D Construction Group puts pedal to the metal at Gamsberg project
October 15th, 2018
Construction of the various roads that will serve Vedanta Zinc International’s (VZI’s) state-of-the-art Gamsberg mine near Aggeneys in the Northern Cape is forging ahead as planned. They are being built by M&D Construction Group, which also assisted VZI and its engineer, procure, construct (EPC) contractor, ELB Engineering Services, to deliver…
M&D Construction Group’s Civil Engineering Division played a large role in assisting Vedanta Zinc International (VZI) and its engineer, procure, construct contractor (EPC), ELB Engineering services, to deliver Gamsberg’s concentrator in an extremely short timeframe to ensure the timely supply of a high global demand for zinc. The Gamsberg project…
M&D Construction Group Sets the Benchmark in Pipeline Quality Standards
September 25th, 2018
It is great seeing M&D Construction Group feature in the latest edition of SAICE’s Civil Engineering magazine. Our Pipe Laying Division recently became the first South African contractor to have its workshop certified to ISO 3834 quality standards. Read More
Solid start for GROUND-BREAKING HOUSING DEVELOPMENT
September 3rd, 2018
It is great seeing M&D Construction Groups’ Building and Roads & Earthworks division feature prominently in this article in Construction Worlds’ latest edition. They are assisting the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality deliver quality affordable housing in Vosloorus. Read More
M&D Construction Group, a leading South African building and civil-engineering construction contractor, has commenced work on a large development that will provide affordable housing to many low income earners and tenants in Vosloorus, Gauteng. Importantly, this project aims to deliver an integrated sustainable development that also caters to the social,…
M&D Construction Group is proud of its participation in the team of companies that donated towards the upgrade of Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital’s Ward 32, the paediatric surgery of this large state-run hospital in Soweto. The project was coordinated by Surgeons for Little Lives, a registered non-profit organisation that…
M&D Construction Group, a leading local civil-engineering construction and building specialist, has again taken proactive steps to ensure that the highest quality standards are maintained when it builds critical infrastructure for its many public- and private-sector clients. The company’s Pipe Laying Division recently became the first South African contractor to…
Concrete Beton – June 2018 edition
June 21st, 2018
Our move into the Western Cape features prominently in the June 2018 edition of Concrete Beton, the official mouthpiece of the Concrete Society of Southern Africa. Thank you John Sheath for the great publicity! Click here to read full article
M&D Construction Group’s new office in Paarl will assist Breede Valley Local Municipality with the augmentation of the water-storage capacity at the Langerug reservoir. The construction of the 20 ML reservoir is the first contract to be secured by the leading diversified contractor’s local office, which will enhance existing…
Khula Nathi: Volume 4, Issue 1
March 1st, 2018
In 2018, M&D began a drive to ensure their new Vision Statement and Core Values were communicated to and understood by the entire organisation.
M&D Construction Group revved up to go on mine access road project
February 22nd, 2018
M&D Construction Group’s Roads and Earthworks division is off to a solid start on an access roads construction contract for Black Mountain Mining’s (BMM) Gamsberg zinc project in the Northern Cape. The Gamsberg mine site is located about 30 km outside BMM’s base in Aggeneys, and is exploiting one…
M&D Construction Group recently recorded a number of important milestones that will ensure that it retains its standing as a leading participant in state-driven infrastructure projects in 2018 and beyond. The contractor’s most recent BBBEE accreditation confirms it is a black owned, Level 1 company, reaffirming its commitment to transformation…
M&D Construction Group is Hall Longmore’s largest account in 2017
December 1st, 2017
M&D Construction Group received an award from Hall Longmore for being the pipe-manufacturing giant’s largest account in 2017. Hall Longmore is the biggest manufacturer of electric-resistance welded and spiral-welded steel pipe in sub-Saharan Africa.
Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality wastewater project
November 30th, 2017
Murray & Dickson Construction Group’s stellar work on a large wastewater treatment works construction project features in the Oct/Nov 2017 edition of Public Services SA.
M&D Construction Group helps bring urgent relief to Vryburg
November 30th, 2017
We are proud to be on the cover of the October edition of Civil Engineering, the official mouthpiece for the South African Institution of Civil Engineering. This article focuses on our involvement in a wastewater treatment works in Vryburg. Click here to view full article
Khula Nathi: Volume 3, Issue 4
November 30th, 2017
‘GROWING A GREAT COMPANY WITH GREAT PEOPLE AND GREAT PARTNERSHIPS’
M&D Construction Group forges ahead at Complex WWTW Project
October 17th, 2017
Leading South African construction company, M&D Construction Group, is helping Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality strengthen wastewater-treatment capacity in Vryburg, North West Province. The group’s civil arm commenced construction of the new 16 ML wastewater-treatment works (WWTW) in April 2016.
Our “floating façade,” in Kimberley’s CBD features in the SA Builder
September 28th, 2017
Our work on the “floating façade” in the heart of the Kimberley CBD, Northern Cape, features prominently in SA Builder, the official mouthpiece of the MBSA. Click here to view full article
Construction World Oct ’17 – Sol Plaatje University
September 26th, 2017
The October edition of Construction World carries a lengthy feature on our work at the Sol Plaatje University in Kimberley. The focus is on our latest project, which received a 2017 Fulton Award.
Khula Nathi: Volume 3, Issue 3
August 30th, 2017
M&D has been through some changes thus far, including the loss of a valued team member. In light of this, we are still keeping positive and moving forward.
This year’s prestigious Fulton Awards have again showcased the extent of concrete expertise and capability enshrined within the Murray & Dickson Construction Group, a leading and black-owned contracting company.
The Construction World is a leading specialist magazine serving the built environment industry. This year’s prestigious Fulton Awards have again showcased the extent of concrete expertise and capability enshrined within the Murray & Dickson Construction Group, a leading and black-owned contracting company.
In a true spirit of Ubuntu this Mandela Month, Murray & Dickson Construction Group partnered the Ward 48 African National Congress (ANC) branch to conduct extensive clean-up operations in-and-around Thembelihle Primary School and P.J. Simelane High School.
Murray & Dickson Construction Group is looking forward to welcoming delegates to its exhibition at this year’s The Concrete Conference (TCC).
This year’s prestigious Fulton Awards have again showcased the extent of concrete expertise and capability enshrined within the Murray & Dickson Construction Group, a leading and black-owned contracting company. This proficiency played a prominent role in the highly successful outcome of the extensive and complex concrete works associated with the…
Khula Nathi: Volume 3, Issue 2
June 9th, 2017
M&D’s mid-year Newsletter makes reference to the past six months and upcoming six months, touching on the positives and negatives which affected the company.
‘Activity Schedule-based NEC3 Contracts’
March 11th, 2017
M&D’s Chairman, Andrew Murray, co-authored an article, on “Tendering and Administering Activity Schedule-based NEC3 Contracts.”
“Urban and Rural Engineering”
November 8th, 2016
M&D Construction features on the cover of The SAICE Civil Engineering Magazine’s October 2016 issue! This 2 page article shows the progress that M&D’s Civil Team has made on the 50 Megalitre Reservoir in the North West Province.
Techno Girls – Letter of Appreciation
October 5th, 2016
Murray and Dickson Construction has played host to the Techno Girl Job Shadowing Programme since April 2015. This Programme aims to encourage and increase the intake of women in careers related to the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) fields. The 4 girls, who joined us as part of this programme, have spent a total of 6 weeks…
KHULA NATHI: VOLUME 2, ISSUE 2
October 1st, 2016
This most recent issue of M&D’s Newsletter talks about the effect the state of the construction industry has had on the company.
Khula Nathi: Volume 2, Issue 1
May 3rd, 2016
Murray and Dickson Construction’s first newsletter for 2016 touches on the current state of the Construction Industry. We also reiterate the Company’s Mission, Values and Culture.
“Quicker, better, smarter”
February 10th, 2016
Murray and Dickson Construction features on the cover of The Civil Engineering Contractor January 2016! The 6 page spread gives information and pictures of the innovative hybrid construction method being used by M&D’s Civil Team in the construction of a 50 Megalitre Reservoir in the North West Province.
Khula Nathi: Volume 1, Issue 5
February 1st, 2016
Murray and Dickson’s Last Quarter 2015 Newsletter focuses on the importance of Safety, “It is important to remember that no one can look after your safety more than you can.”
SA Builder Oct’ 2015 – Cover Story
December 5th, 2015
The expansion of M&D Plant’s Fleet (see here) was noted by SA Builder Magazine, the Official Journal of Master Builders South Africa. M&D’s new Caterpillar was featured on the cover of their October issue and an article on the company included.
KHULA NATHI: VOLUME 1, ISSUE 4
October 1st, 2015
Murray and Dickson’s Third Quarter 2015 Newsletter touches on the many changes affecting the company in the recent months and how these are nothing but good.
M&D – Nzalama Security – “Khula Nathi”
September 14th, 2015
M&D are proud to be associated with our Enterprise Development Partners, Nzalama Security Services, who have truly grown in leaps and bounds as embodied in M&D‘s motto, “Khula Nathi.” Murray and Dickson has been playing a role in the empowerment and upliftment of this HDI owned company since April 2013 when…
Architecture for Social Gain Awards 2015
July 3rd, 2015
The WITS SCIENCE STADIUM has been entered in the Saint Gobain Architecture for Social Gain competition. This Project was one of those that made up our NEC framework agreement with the University of the Witwatersrand. The project value was R170 million. We encourage all viewers to vote for the building by visiting…
Khula Nathi: Volume 1, Issue 3 – The Need to Train
July 1st, 2015
M&D’s Newsletter for June 2015 focuses on the importance of Training and Key Performance Indicators (KPI).
Techno Girls – Week 1
June 4th, 2015
Feedback: The Techno Girl & Murray and Dickson Construction Programme Ayanda – “I expected to be on site the whole time at M&D but luckily we weren’t. When we did go, I found it very interesting and learnt a lot” Ayanda believes that respect is a very important tool for…
NEC in Action – Wits University
May 19th, 2015
M&D is proud to still be involved, after eight successful years, in the Wits University framework contracts. We are pleased to be associated with Wits University and their bold introduction of the NEC 3 Option C (Target Cost Contract) to building projects in South Africa.
Techno Girls 2015
April 7th, 2015
In October 2014, M&D made the decision to participate in the Techno Girl Job Shadowing Programme, effective 2015. This programme is aimed at helping female students, from as early as Grade 9, to choose a relevant and suitable field of study, and thus career, by exposing them to the working…
Khula Nathi Volume 1, Issue 2
March 1st, 2015
This second issue of Murray and Dickson’s Quarterly Newsletter focuses on the importance of SHERQ and Provident Fund. To find out more about the progress within the company and its projects, see the link below.
SAICE Civil Magazine
February 28th, 2015
See here for an article written by A.W Murray, company Chairman and founder, for SAICE (South African Institute of Civil Engineering).
February 28th, 2015
Recently, CEO, Rukesh Raghubir, was interviewed by Africa Outlook for a feature in their Jan-Feb 2015 issue which will be featured on their website for 12 months. This article is centred on Murray and Dickson’s role in South Africa’s Construction Industry.
Khula Nathi Volume 1, Issue 1: Development & Growth
November 25th, 2014
Over the last year, Murray and Dickson Construction has experienced immense growth! After many difficult years, I am excited to say, we are finally managing to secure the amount of work we need to allow us to plan for a better, brighter future for our company’s brand.