Project Description

Road D4045 (R579) in Lebowakgomo

Maintenance of Road D4045 (R579) from Lebowakgomo via Veeplats to Jane Furse, in the Capricorn District of Limpopo

Project description

The works completed under this project included the routine maintenance of Road D4045 from Lebowakgomo via Veeplats to Jane Furse in the Capricorn District of Limpopo.

Project objective

The implementation of the project had the following positive impact:

  • Shortened travel time and therefore improved mobility which improved economic collaboration within local communities and businesses
  • An improved stormwater management system
  • Increased road safety
  • The reduction of road maintenance cost

Employment created

30 local labourers from surrounding communities were appointed on this project and three local SMEs were sub-contracted throughout the project. 

Training

Employees were trained on the maintenance and repair of bituminous surface and local SMEs were trained on:

  • How to organise and control the spraying of bitumen on road surfaces
  • Reading, interpreting and use of construction drawings and specification
  • Dynamics of small business management

Project Details

CONSTRUCTION PERIOD

6 months and completed in December 2021

CLIENT

Limpopo Department of Roads and Transport

PROJECT TYPE
PROJECT LOCATION

Along Road D4045, starting from the traffic lights going in the direction of Jane Furse

SERVICES RENDERED
  • Bulk Services

  • Civil Design and Engineering
  • Project Management
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Environmental Management Services
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Geotechnical Engineering

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