MBA Free State Safety awards
By Nico de Bruyn, Safety Advisor, MBA Free State
Once again we had a fantastic annual Regional Safety Competition and Awards Ceremony held in August where we awarded the winners in the various categories. This year we had two National Safety Competition entries namely Peri Formwork and Scaffolding Engineering (Pty) Ltd and Aveng Steeledale Bloemfontein.
Peri Formwork and Scaffolding Engineering (Pty) Ltd received a 5th place in the National Safety Awards in the category: Allied trades; whereas Aveng Steeledale Bloemfontein received a 3rd place in the category: Manufacturers on National Level.
Aveng Steeledale Bloemfontein also received the All Round Award of Excellence in our Regional Safety Competition.
The winners of the Regional Safety Competition per category are as follows:
Allied Trades: Peri Formwork and Scaffolding Engineering (Pty) Ltd
Manufactures: Aveng Steeledale Bloemfontein
Projects less than R10 Million: Karpah Construction (Macsteel)
Projects R10 Million to R25 Million: Karpah Construction (Thabong Sports Stadium)
Projects R25 Million to R75 Million: Karpah Construction (Hani Park Primary School)
Sub-contractor: Pro-Care Contracting (Upgrading of waste water treatment plant, Rosendal)
Civils: Mofomo Construction (Brentpark Sport Stadium)
Best Housekeeping Allied Trades: Peri Formwork and Engineering (Pty) Ltd
Best Housekeeping Construction site: Karpah Construction (Hani Park Primary School)
Safety Person of the year: Stefan Marais, Director of Pro-Care Contracting (Pty) Ltd