Project Description

North West University new student housing

Construction project management (principal agent) for new student housing at the Mahikeng campus

Project description

Calliper was appointed by North-West University as the principal agent for new student accommodation at its Mahikeng campus. The project is jointly funded by the university and the Development Bank of South Africa. It includes the construction of six residential clusters made up of between five and six three-storey residential clusters, a three-bedroom parents’ house, a recreational hall with a kitchen, a main entrance with a guard house and access control, and a laundromat.

When completed, the project will deliver an additional occupancy of 1728 beds for North-West University’s Mahikeng campus.

Project objective

The objective was to provide safe, cheap and reliable accommodation to enable students to concentrate on their core business of learning.

Project Details


24 months


North West University


North West University Mahikeng Campus

  • Bulk Services

  • Structural Engineering
  • Electrical Design and Engineering
  • Mechanical Design and Engineering

  • Project Management
  • Architectural Services
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Environmental Management Services
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Geotechnical Engineering

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