Quality, Health and Safety

Zero Harm to the Environment

Quality, health and safety are essential components of our responsible behaviour and social obligation. They also create economic benefits by increasing efficiency and environmentally sound business practices. SGB-Cape strives for ZERO HARM to our people, our clients, the public, our workplace and our environment.

SGB-Cape pursues rigorously high standards in order to ensure continuous quality improvement,and to improve the safety and health of our employees, while protecting the environment.

The SGB-Cape quality system complies with ISO 9001:2015 requirements and is certified by DQS. Audits are conducted on an annual base by internal as well as external auditors.

SGB-Cape has competent resources in Quality control, coating and insulation inspection. The Quality controllers are certified by SAQI with completion of the Quality control certification. The paint and insulation inspectors are certified in Nace coating inspection and Icorr insulation inspection.

SGB-Cape is aligned with ISO 45001:2018 with about 22 Branches fully Graded 5 STARS and NOSCAR Status by NOSA, Some of our African Branches are certified by DQS on ISO 45001:2018. We continue to receive outstanding audit results through our clients and other Statutory Bodies such Department of Employment and Labour(DoEL).Our HSE Management Systems enabled us to be a registered Type 3 Asbestos Abatement Contractor by DoEL. We hold accreditations and membership with organisations such as IRATA, IWH, SAIOSH, and Fire Protection Association of Southern Africa.

Year after year, we continue to win numerous Health, Safety, and Environment Awards such as the NOSCARS, SEIFSA, and other Client Awards.

We have ambitious and achievable goals of attaining our ZERO Harm Goal, through the “Committed to Excellent HSE Performance” programmes and initiates, we are well on the route to achieving the Zero Harm Goal.

  • Level 2 BEE status
  • DQS accredited ISO 9001:2015
  • Eskom approved level 1 contractor
  • CIDB Accreditation (Level 9GB, 9CE & 9ME)
  • Approved Asbestos contractor
  • NOSA Platinum Award for Safety Excellence 2010 & 2011
  • Eskom Principle Contract of the year Award – 2009 & 2011
  • NOSA Corporate Risk Manager – 2010
  • NOSA Noscar Award 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • NOSA Divisional Director Responsible for Safety – 2013
  • Sasol Green Status – 2015
  • Member of the SAQI (South African Quality Institute)

We are WACO International

SGB-Cape is part of Waco International, a focused equipment rental and industrial services business with operations in Africa (South Africa and other sub-Saharan African countries), Australasia (Australia and New Zealand) and the United Kingdom.

The Group provides services in the areas of formwork, shoring and scaffolding, insulation, painting and blasting, hydraulic and suspended access platforms, relocatable modular buildings, portable sanitation products and integrated hygiene services.

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