Umso Construction is a Black Empowerment Company founded in 1996 in conjuction with a large corporate construction company and a number of Historically Disadvantaged Individuals. In 2004 the company was transformed to a prominent Historically Disadvantaged Company (HDC) by the current stakeholders.
The company has established its foot prints in the Eastern Cape Province as well as South Africa as a whole, negotiated the expansion of it’s existing client-base and met the needs of major growth and development of the region.
Umso Construction has taken significant steps to alleviate skills shortages through constant training while its caliber incorporates a delivery system of the highest order.
As part of the general civil engineering services provided by Umso Construction, it has developed a specific expertise in the construction of roads, water and sewer reticulation, concrete structures, bridges and box culverts.
Management philosophy is to develop lasting customer relationships and repeat business. This is achieved by ensuring that we consistently meet agreed requirements with regard to specification, safety time and cost. We have succeeded in developing competent construction teams and support staff, all focused on meeting customer requirements.
Our clients include the following:
• Municipalities (Metro, District and Local)
• Department of Roads and Public Works
• Organs of State Entities (Transnet, Sanral, Infrastructure Agencies such as IDZs, etc)
• Private Sector.
We seek to continually expand our operations and client base and offer our services to the industry for both major and minor projects.
Umso Construction undertakes to conduct its business and execute projects (small or large) with distinct attention and excellence to prescribed specification and uncompromised quality.
Our aim is to service all our clients with unhindered focus and ensure that this is achieved with minimal environmental impact.
The occupational health and safety of all participants is our foremost concern and, with this in mind, systems and procedures are continuously enhanced.
It is our commitment to all South Africans that the mechanisms designed to redress the injustices of our past, are at all times visible and functional in our conduct which enforces our commitment to Employment Equity and Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment.
A company whose purpose and sole existence is embedded in its people advancement and delivery of projects to a greater mass of the region.