Archive for January, 2018
Young bright minds

Investing in future engineers from Kusile Comprehensive School

Bosch Holdings encourages staff to make a positive, lasting difference to the communities that we live and work in. This year, the bright young minds of Bosch Interact have done just that. Bosch Interact is an in-house network of young professionals. Each regional office has a Bosch Interact team. These teams are allocated an annual…


Water security for Gauteng: rehabilitation of the Zuikerbosch tunnel under the Vaal River

Bosch Munitech was appointed by Rand Water for the condition assessment and rehabilitation design of the Zuikerbosch tunnel running under the Vaal River. The tunnel is a critical link in Rand Water’s supply infrastructure and is an essential component in the water security strategy for the province of Gauteng. The tunnel condition assessment required emptying…

Mzuri Estae

Luxury living at Mzuri Residential Estate

Mzuri Estate is Somerset West’s newest residential development, facing the dramatic sweep of False Bay. Owned by the Collins Group, this R500 million luxury estate aims to offer refined, contemporary and inspired living for the discerning buyer. Mzuri consists of 100 single residential units and 144 luxury apartments, which are all optimised with energy-efficient technologies…

Skills programme

Bosch Ulwazi partners with BMW to promote skills development

As a global player, the automotive company BMW maintains world class standards and invests in a highly skilled and motivated workforce. Bosch Ulwazi was commissioned by BMW for overall management of a “Production Machine Operator in the Motor Industry” skills programme for staff. The skills training was offered to 1 109 factory staff and took…

Sewer pipes

Driftsands collector sewer Augmentation – Phase 1

Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality appointed Bosch Projects as consulting engineer for Phase 1 of the Driftsands Collector Sewer Augmentation. The subsequent construction contract has been awarded to WK Construction. The full scope of this 4-phased project will entail 4.2km of sewer pipes that are 1 500mm and 1 200mm in diameter. This augmentation will address…


New Managing Director for Booker Tate

We would like to welcome our new Managing Director for Booker Tate, Hugh Glyn-Jones. Hugh is a Chartered Accountant and comes with extensive knowledge of the sugar industry and agribusiness in Africa.  He is UK based but has also lived in southern and west Africa with his wife Jennifer and their two children, Ryan and…

Maydon Wharf

Existing SASA shiploader incorporated in the upgrade of Maydon Wharf

An upgrade of the Maydon Wharf berths to facilitate a deeper draft resulted in the cope of the quayside being moved forward by 2m. The South African Sugar Terminal, owned by the SA Sugar Association (SASA), is located on the wharf and has historically exported its sugar onto vessels using the two 850 tph shiploaders…

Beacon Bay-Gonubie Link Road

Linking Beacon Bay and Gonubie in East London

The Beacon Bay-Gonubie Link Road is a dual carriageway road, planned to improve access to existing and future developments around the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality (BCMM) in East London. Bosch Projects took over this project in 2017 upon acquisition of THM Engineers EL (THM), who were originally appointed by BCMM for the planning and design…


Bosch Munitech installs 3.5 metre diameter flowmeter

As part of its Gauteng water security strategy, Rand Water appointed Bosch Munitech as the main contractor for completion of engineering works on the 3.5m diameter BG2 Pipeline. The BG2 line is one of only 3 pipes that feed raw water from the Vaal Dam to the treatment works at Zuikerbosch in Vereeniging. The works…

Biolasa mill

Successful partnership – Biolasa reaches target of 500 000 tons of cane in 2017

By way of a partnership over the past 6 years, Bosch Engenharia has been leading a great project at Biolasa mill, located in Goiás, Brazil. The physicist, civil engineer and entrepreneur Paulo Gontijo was born in 1932 in Minas Gerais. He is remembered for founding the agribusiness complex LASA in Goiás. Upon his passing in…


Public-private partnerships in the water sector

In 2014, the Department of Water and Sanitation identified that more than R600 billion was required to address water and wastewater infrastructure challenges in South Africa. However, the fiscus is only able to provide for half of this, resulting in a large capital funding gap. Public-private partnerships could potentially be utilised to bridge the funding…


Bosch Munitech introduces IoT technology for drought management in the Western Cape

The current drought in the Western Cape is reported to be the worst in 100 years, with severe water shortages being experienced across the province. The Berg River is a key source of water for the City of Cape Town, surrounding towns and the agricultural activity along the river. The Department of Water and Sanitation…

Short retention time

Innovation of Bosch Projects reduces cost of sugar processing

Bosch Projects, in conjunction with our technical partners in Thailand, have developed a short retention time (SRT) refined sugar conditioning silo. This new concept is currently being installed at a factory in Thailand and is sized to process 35 tons of refined sugar per hour. The concept is derived from the latest developments in the…

LIV Village

LIV - SQWe support LIV Village as one of our primary Enterprise Development initiatives.

LIV is an initiative which provides holistic residential care for orphaned and vulnerable children to Rescue a child, Restore a life, Raise a leader, and Release a star.

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