history

 

B&W established in Cape Town, South Africa as an electrical contractor with major clients, Caltex Oil Refinery and South African Breweries (SAB)

B&W involved extensively in SAB expansion

B&W branch office in Alberton, Gauteng, South Africa established

B&W head office relocates to Alberton, Gauteng, South Africa

- B&W develops instrumentation construction capability to complement electrical facility
- B&W enters mining industry

B&W becomes one of first construction companies to venture into Africa on contract for Normandie Mining to install cobalt plant in Uganda

B&W sees an exponential growth in turnover and profits from projects in South Africa and across Africa

B&W lists on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange’s Alternative Exchange (AltX)

- B&W secures further major contract for electrification of nickel mine in Madagascar
- B&W secures largest order to date for electrification and control instrumentation portion of Moatise coal mine project in Mozambique
- B&W establishes subsidiary in Mozambique

- B&W awarded three contracts for works on the raw coal handling, infrastructure and construction of the coal processing plant at BHP Billiton’s coal mine in Douglas/Middelburg, Mpumalanga, South Africa
- B&W acquires Pontins, a market leader in provision of earthing, lightning and surge protection services and products
- B&W’s increased focus on infrastructure sector leads to contract for upgrade and expansion at cement plant

B&W’s Secunda establishment receives NOSCAR safety award

B&W revenue increases 14 % in tough trading conditions

B&W initiates Small Projects division to assist with consolidation and as training ground for key personnel

B&W secures first solar project, marking its entry into renewable energy sector

B&W is acquired by ELB Group Limited and delists from the AltX

© Copyright 2015, B&W Instrumentation and Electrical (Pty) Ltd. Design by Wired Multimedia