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Membership Number: 7045
Company Registration Number: 1997/000201/07
BBBEE Rating: 2
NHBRC Registration Number: 7625
23 Cordova Close, Briardene Industrial Park, Durban North, Durban, Kzn, 4001
P.o. Box 10707, Marine Parade, 4056
Liviero is a large privately owned construction company based in South Africa with its head office located in Johannesburg - Gauteng and regional offices in Durban - Kwa Zulu Natal, Polokwane – Limpopo and newly established Gaborone - Botswana.
Liviero was founded by the late Giosue Liviero in a small town outside Venice, Italy called Mirano in 1955. This later became Giosue Liviero Builders in 1967 in Zimbabwe and has in 2008 celebrated its 25th year in South Africa.
The Liviero Group is comprised of a few hugely diversified construction entities generating an annual turnover of around R1.4 Billion. Through these various divisions, the group is able to provide a one stop construction solution for its clients due to its specializing in all aspects of Construction namely in the Civil Engineering and Building fields.
With a highly experienced Directorate and dynamic teams of managers complimented by a dedicated group (Building, Civils & Plant) workforce of around 1800 people, Liviero continues to strive for excellence, delivering quality products on time and within the required budget.
These entities are substantially backed by the Groups’ impressive array of modern plant and equipment valued in excess of R250m. The Groups’ philosophy has always been that of having the right tools for the job and thereby ensuring the greatest amount of efficiencies both for the respective divisions and clients alike.
Since its inception in 1983, G. Liviero & Son Building (Pty) Ltd has established a reputation for reliability and technical excellence in all aspects of construction. Working in both private and public sectors, the Company has delivered successfully in the industrial, commercial and residential segments of the industry.
The Company is responsible for the construction of office blocks, warehouses, shopping centres, institutional buildings, apartment blocks and residential complexes, design and build solutions, alterations and additions and more recently sports stadia. The Company has successfully delivered over 2600 middle and upmarket residential units over the last few years.
The Company is the biggest of the operating divisions, contributing about two thirds of the annual turnover. The Company was the first privately owned building company to achieve a 9GB grading from the Construction Industry Development Board. This is the highest rating a Building
Company can obtain.
Among the company’s highlights is the completion of Mooirivier Mall R400m and the construction of the R300m Zimbali Fairmont Hotel and Garden Suites and the R407m Upgrade to the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
The Company excelled at the KZN Master Builders Association Excellence Awards in 2008, scooping “Highly commended apartments”, “Joint Winner Supreme Builder of the Year” and “Winner — commercial building of the year”.
Since its inception in 2005, Liviero Civils (Pty) Ltd has already become a serious player in the construction market. The Company has endeavoured to recruit superior expertise from the industry, creating a powerful mix of experience and dynamic youth.
This strategy has culminated in Liviero Civils’ successful involvement in the construction of the Gautrain Stations at Rosebank and Sandton, the Soccer City 2010 World Cup Stadium upgrade as well as the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Projects. Liviero Civils have successfully completed contracts across various Civil Engineering disciplines. These include roads and earthworks, bridges, concrete reservoirs, mine infrastructure and various other aspects of civil engineering.
As a shareholder in the Siyavaya Highway Construction Joint Venture, Liviero Civils is part of the construction team working on the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project. The Client for this project, the South African National Roads Agency Limited, has awarded Works Packages A and E to the Siyavaya Joint Venture. The combined value of these contracts are in excess of R3 billion. Liviero
Civils currently enjoys a CIDB rating of 9CE.
The Company is registered with the South African Federation of Civil Engineering Contractors and has representation on the Enterprise Development, Training, Human Resources and Economic Affairs
The Company has an Ideal Minimal Internal Affirmative Procurement target of 40% per contract.
Liviero Building (Pty) Ltd and Liviero Civils (Pty) Ltd have a 30% BEE shareholding in the respective companies. In terms of the DTIs BBBEE scorecard, the Building Company is graded as a Level 3 contributor recognizing a procurement score of 110%. Liviero Civils is currently a Level 4 contributor thus ensuring procurement recognition of 100%.
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