Employees of Black Balance have experience in the following areas:

NATURE OF SERVICE
EXAMPLE OF PROJECT TOTAL PROJECT
VALUE
YEAR
INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT
- infrastructure design and feasibility
- monitoring and evaluation of construction
- project management support
RICHARDS BAY INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT ZONE
development of design, costings and roll-out plan for the development of Phase 1A of the Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone
R170 million 2005 - 07
INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT MANAGEMENT ILEMBE DISTRICT MUNICIPALITY – PROJECT MANAGEMENT UNIT
perform the PMU function for 2-year period – managing project value over R100m per annum
+R100 million 2009
HOUSING DEVELOPMENT
- infrastructure and development design
- project management
SHERWOOD AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT
bulk earthworks, sewer, storm-water and water reticulation networks, roads and structural retaining walls for 350 sites in Sherwood, Durban


R76 million 2002
HAMPSHIRES HOUSING ESTATE
private development: design of 180-unit middle-income estate with bulk earthworks, sewer, storm-water and water reticulation networks, roads and structural retaining walls in Pinetown, Durban
R110 million 2007 - 08
CLEVELAND MEWS ESTATE
private development: architecture and design of a five-house upmarket residential complex, including bulk earthworks, sewer, storm-water and water reticulation networks, roads and structural retaining walls in Westville, Durban
R8 million 2008
RETAIL PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT
- design of civil, mechanical, electrical     engineering
- project management
MANZINI SHOPPING CENTRE
private development: design of bulk earthworks, sewer, storm-water, water reticulation networks, internal roads, structural engineering and mechanical engineering design (air-conditioning, fire-fighting systems and the like) playing a leading role in project management with the architects’ project at detailed design stage
R127 million 2008

COMMUNITY FACILITIES
- design and project management

ST PHILOMENA’S CHILDREN’S HOME – 2007 EXTENSIONS
drafting of all engineering designs and project management of extensions to main buildings of the home
R5 million 2008
BULK WATER SUPPLY SYSTEMS
- design of pipeline
MPUNGOSE BULK WATER PHASE 1D
supply pipeline, comprising some 8,8km of uPVC gravity water pipeline, located/positioned predominantly along the left edge of a provincial road and reticulated from and connecting reservoir K4 (5 000kl) to reservoir K5 (4 000kl)
R10,5 million 2007
USHAKA MARINE WORLD
design and contract supervision for all water reticulation for this water theme park at the Point, Durban
R6 million 2006
WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
- design of full reticulation
NAIDOOVILLE SEWER RETICULATION
12km of water-borne sewer pipe. 13km of 100/150mm diameter uPVC sewer pipelines (in JV with Campbell Bernstein & Irving)
R16 million 2008

UMLASS TRUNK SEWER EXTENSION TO WEBEDACHT WEST
2,4km of 750mm RC pipes and 900mm diameter structured wall HDPe pipes, including two bridges across the Umlaas River and three bridges across streams

R20 million 2007

SEWER RETICULATION FOR WYEBANK AND CIRCLE ROAD, DURBAN
design of sewer reticulation for Durban Metro Water Services

R800 000 2006
DESIGN OF SEWER RETICULATION IN WESTVILLE
design of sewer reticulation in section of Westville
R7,5 million 2007
STORM-WATER
- design and project management of new   storm-water infrastructure
CULVERT DEVELOPMENT FOR ETHEKWINI
design, development of tender documentation and management of contracting for two major culverts in the City
R10 million 2008
ROAD 224 D SECTION UMLAZI CULVERT UPGRADE
design and development of tender documentation for one culvert upgrade, including the management of the contract
R5 million 2009
ROADS
- design and contract management

OGUNJINI RURAL ROADS UPGRADE
design, procurement and contract management for 3,5km of road development

R5 million 2005
UMLAZI UNIT 6 ROAD DESIGN
design of new road for informal settlement in Umlazi
R450 000 2006
ETNA LANE ROAD – SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL, DURBAN
civil design for road widening, taxi rank and bus-holding area
R1,2 million 2007

 

 



NATURE OF SERVICE
EXAMPLE OF PROJECT
LED EMPOWERMENT PROJECTS SISONKE FARMERS MARKET
design and full project management of the development of a 5000m2 farmers’ retail centre
INDUSTRIAL AND SECTOR DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH/STRATEGIES KZN SHIP AND BOAT-BUILDING AND REPAIR INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
undertaking research and formulation of strategy for the growth and development of the sector in KwaZulu-Natal
ECONOMIC FEASIBILITY STUDIES SASOL NKANDLA INTEGRATED ENERGY CENTRE FEASIBILITY
field research and full financial feasibility study for establishment of a Sasol IeC in Nkandla (KwaZulu-Natal)
INFORMAL ECONOMY PLANNING HAWKER STALLS PROJECT
research, design, planning and project management of investment in new trading facilities in Ixopo and High Flats
COMPANY RESEARCH AND ADVISORY MACAMBINI INVESTOR DUE DILIGENCE
undertook a high-level due diligence exercise into the company considering investment in a theme park in Macambini