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GeoGroup Newsletter | March 2021

Let's March! The best way to describe the energy among the GeoGroup team since the beginning of the year, and especially this month, would be the popular saying "GO TEAM GO!". Just in the past couple of months, we have visited many locations all across South Africa as well as projects in Lesotho, Uganda and Malawi, to mention only a few. And with more projects lined up, it is ...

De Put Abstraction Works | Ductile Iron Piled Foundations

De Put Abstraction Works - Ductile Iron Piled FoundationsNew water abstraction works at De Put, Senekal, Free State – on the Zandspruit River, required the use of piled foundations for support.Geopile Africa was recently contracted to install piled foundations at the De Put site in the Free State. It was deemed necessary for the installation of piles to improve the structural i ...

GeoGroup Newsletter | February 2021

"Hello, February!" The GeoGroup has had an extremely busy start to the year. Currently, we have 35 Projects within the group of companies of which we are truly grateful for. We want to dedicate this edition of the GeoGroup newsletter to all of our clients for their continuous support and especially to each and every GeoGroup employee for their dedication and the excellence the ...

Geopile Africa | Expansion of M13-Essex Terrace Underpass

Geopile Africa was recently contracted by Cape Town based company, EMPA Structures, to install piles and lateral support at the M13-Essex Terrace underpass for the eThekwini Municipality. Another span was added so that an additional 4 to 5 traffic lanes and pedestrian walkway could be provided to increase capacity. The concrete specialist contractor, EMPA Structures (our client ...

Terra Monitoring Team at Work

GeoGroup Newsletter | January 2021

Happy New Year! Welcome to the first edition of the GeoGroup newsletter for 2021. We wish all our staff and clients a successful and prosperous 2021.We have been back at work for a week already and our teams have been deployed to the field beginning site works. Our teams have been retrained and medicalised and ready for the year ahead of hopefully some uninterrupted hard work ...

Civil Engineering & Renewable Energy Webinar | 18 November 2020

The influence of civil engineering and specifically rammed ductile iron pile testing and installation on the CSP / renewable energy development. Join our specialists Nino Welland (GCS Consulting) and Warwick Nel (Geopile Africa) as we collaborate and discuss various topics relating to the CSP sector, installation of Ductile iron technologies and much more in this exclusive ONLI ...

Team driving in piles

GeoGroup Newsletter | November 2020

Building on Strength 2020 has been a defining year for businesses across the world, especially for those of us in our own HR departments. We are at the centre of all the ups and downs when it comes to our employees both physically and mentally. At GeoGroup, we have always lived by the legacy that the late Dave Rossiter, founder of GeoGroup, left with us. He always used to say ...

GeoGroup Newsletter | September 2020

“Full steam ahead captain!” With the recent ease of restrictions, as the nation moved into Level-1 of the national lockdown, GeoGroup has been going at it at double the speed. And with all the newly awarded projects to the various GeoGroup companies, we are proud to announce that our engines are running at full capacity. Deployment to new sites are happening weekly while our f ...

Borehole drilling in Stellenbosch

GeoGroup Newsletter | July 2020

Catch up on the latest news and updates in our July Newsletter.

In loving memory of David Bernard Rossiter | 1959 - 2020

It is with great sadness that we inform you of Dave Rossiter’s passing. He passed away peacefully On Tuesday 30th June 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. He had a long struggle with Motor Neuron Disease which sadly took him too soon. Dave Rossiter started Geomechanics in 1989, being the drill rig operator, the core writer, the driver, the CEO, the estimator, the buye ...