List of Engineering Companies in South Africa (2019)

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Top Engineering Companies in South Africa

There are many engineering companies in South Africa today offering diverse solutions to existing challenges such that it is nearly impossible to list them since new companies are always popping up. Nevertheless, here is a list of engineering companies in South Africa.

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Aurecon is one of the top engineering companies in South Africa, carting many awards in several events. The company offers a variety of engineering services which include mechanical, electrical, chemical, structural and engineering services.

BHP Billiton

BHP Billiton is another multinational but with a focus on mining. The company has over 41,000 employees on its payroll, making it the biggest mining corporation in the world. They mine coal, copper, iron ore and petroleum.


Sasol is another leading company in South Africa dedicated to everything related to chemical engineering. The company is over 60 years old and is operationally active in 37 countries. The company develops and commercialises technologies as well as build and operates facilities to produce a range of product streams like liquid fuels and low-carbon electricity.

Eskom Holdings

Eksom Holdings is an electrical engineering company known for its power generating capacity, holding the ninth position in global rankings. The company generates, transports, and distributes about 95 percent of all the power in South Africa.

Transnet Engineering

Transnet Engineering is an arm of Transnet SOC Ltd and also a key player in the railway industry, offering services like manufacturing, upgrading, conversion, repair and maintenance of railway rolling stock and transport equipment.

Argent Industrial Limited

Established in 1972, Argent Industrial Limited is predominantly a steel merchant with speciality in the field of steel. The Group operates in Gauteng, Northern Province, Eastern Cape, Western Cape, Kaw-Zulu Natal, and Mpumalanga.

Kenwhill Engineering Solutions (Pty) Ltd

SItuared in Bellville, Cape Town, Kenwhill Engineering Solutions specialises in providing the following service: stainless steel restoration, stainless steel scratch removal and stainless steel panel clearing as well as plastic polishing etc.


With a presence in over 50 countries, Voith is one of the biggest engineering companies owned by a family. The company was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Germany but their national headquarters in SA is in Gauteng. The multidisciplinary company is involved in Oil &Gas, hydro power, mining and metals and so on.

Murray and Roberts Construction

With over 100 years of experience under the belt, Murray and Roberts Construction is a well known company that focuses on project engineering, construction, procurement, operations and maintenance solutions. They’re based in Johannesburg and are listed on the JSE Limited.

Dihlase Consulting Engineers Pty Ltd

Dihlase Consulting Engineers (Pty) Ltd is a renowned company specializing in electrical, mechanical and electrical engineering. The company has offered its numerous services to its clientele for over 60 years from their head office in Bloemfontein and its branches located in the five provinces.

G54 Engineering Services Pty Ltd

G54 Engineering Services is a South African company located in Brentwood Park, Benoni, Gauteng. They specialise in the following: CNC Turing, CNC Milling, prototype manufacturing, machine tool repairs and CNC retrofits.

PSJ Engineering

PSJ Engineering is a team of professional engineers based in Johannesburg with a speciality in building and maintaining heating systems, ventilating systems, variable air volume systems as well as offering engineering consulting services.

AA Geomatics

Based in Gauteng and with a branch in Cape Town, AA Geomatics is a geo-spatial company that provides the following services:  mapping services, 3D mobile scanning, land surveying, LiDAR photogrammetry. They offer solutions to their clients by capturing and analysing the full range of geo-spatial information.

African Eagle Projects

African Eagle Projects was founded by Adrian and Davon Arendse, and is registered with NHBRC. They offer services like construction, building construction, building renovations, building maintenance and project management. They are situated at Gordon’s Bay, Cape Town from where they interface with their clients.


Alpro is an engineering company based in Gauteng offering professional services to clients based in the city. They offer building service and are known by locals to make use of only qualified tradesmen, professionals and quality suppliers.

ATTC Civil Engineering Solutions

Established with the goal of providing exceptional civil engineering services, ATTC Civil Engineering Solutions is a private company located in Johannesburg. The services they offer include: geotechnical engineering, structural engineering, urban/civil engineering, water engineering and construction.

Big Five Group of Companies

Big Five Group is a company comprising experts who are versed in the designing and building of road works, pipelines, buildings and structures to maintenance of plant, machinery and equipment. The company is located in Kimberly, Northern Cape.

Bright B Electrical and Generator Services

Bright B Electrical and Generator services are one of the reputable electrical engineering companies in Gauteng providing turnkey solutions. They specialise in generator manufacturing, generator repairs, generator installations, electrical installations and electrical maintenance.

Azwifarwi Trading and Projects

Azwifarwi Trading and Projects are a company that specialise in civil engineering, waterproofing, plastering, Rhinolite, tiling, and painting. The company which is based in Gauteng is also into construction of swimming pools.

Zuriel Engineering

Zuriel Engineering is a company located in Benoni with speciality in design, fabrication, manufacturing, repairs, servicing, refurbishing and sales of engineering, mining and heavy duty plant components.


Tarway is a civil engineering company offering services like construction of runways, parking areas, bitumen surfacing, rehabilitation, and upgrading of deteriorated areas and others. Their head office is situated in Blackheath, Cape Town, Western Cape.

Stanley Design Services

Having been in business since 1988, Stanley Design Services is a mechanical engineering company based in Boksburg, Gauteng. They offer the following services: CAD design service, automotive design, aeronautical design and mining equipment design.

SA Five Group

SA Five Group of compaies began in March 1991 as a mechanical engineering group that consists of Air Options, RNB Engineering (Pty) Ltd, RH Mechanicals and SA Five Engineering. They offer an array of services including construction, wielding of exotic metals applied to nuclear energy plants, plant installations and maintenance etc.

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