Business Lines


Escongweni BPH offers transportation-related services under the capable leadership of Njabulo Nhleko (Pr Tech Eng), who has 16 years’ experience.

Our team of designers offer extensive experience in the following:

  • Pavement design and management
  • Independent road safety audits and appraisals
  • Traffic management
  • RAMS – Roads Asset Management System
  • EPWP – Labour intensive construction methods
  • Geometric design
  • Contract administration
  • Township infrastructure planning and design

Our clients include, among other municipalities and private developers:


Dexter Madlala, who has an excess of 16 years experience in the Civil Engineering industry leads developments in Escongweni BPH’s Water Business Line.

Dexter Madlala is a registered Engineering Technologist with more that 16 years experience. Most of which is on design and management of water and waste water infrastructure. Supported by a team of Engineers and specialists, the Business line has been providing services to both public and private clientele under Madlala’s leadership.

Our services and expertise in water infrastructure include: 

  • Bulk sewer and water planning and design 

  • Water and sewer reticulation planning and design 

  • Wastewater treatment systems 

  • Non-revenue water management 

  • AC mains replacement

Our clients include, among other municipalities and private developers:


Our Structures Business Line is capably led by Mr. Mark Howard who obtained his BSc (Civil Engineering) at the University of Natal in 1989, and is an ECSA registered Professional Engineer. 

Our team is highly competent in this field with projects ranging from upgrades to existing buildings to the designing of multi-storey buildings.  

Our clients include, among other municipalities and private developers:


Our civil engineering structures team focuses on service excellence and providing tailor-made solutions 

for all structure types ranging from minor civil structures, such as culverts and retaining works, to large complex bridge and reservoir designs. 

Our bridge design team enjoys the expertise of our technical directors, Pieter Boorsma and Gons Poonan, who are both classified as Bridge Specialists by SANRAL. They provide SANRAL with invaluable assistance with training and mentorship of graduate engineers. 

Our clients include, among other municipalities and private developers:

Our strategic decision to combine the strengths of Escongweni Engineers (Pty) Ltd and BPH Engineers (Pty) Ltd has capitalised on Escongweni Engineers’ strong focus on road, civil and structural infrastructure projects with extensive commitment to state projects, and BPH Engineers’ specialisation in major structures – buildings and bridges – for a largely private clientele.

2floor 1, The Boulevard, 19 Park Ln, Umhlanga Ridge, Umhlanga, 4319
PO Box 946, Mt Edgecombe, 4320