Grinaker-LTA is a multi-disciplinary Engineering and Construction company.


We have maintained market dominance since our inception 130 years ago and are responsible for some of South Africa’s most iconic and award-winning structures.


Our unrivalled track record in civil, residential, commercial and industrial construction is underpinned by an uncompromising commitment to producing quality work to the complete satisfaction of our customers, whilst observing the highest safety standards.


With a heritage so rich and tied with the development of South Africa and so many other countries in which we operate, it is a privilege to continue the extraordinary vision of our founding entrepreneurs.










Civil Engineering Business



The Civil Engineering business has executed many of South Africa’s national routes, bridges and major infrastructure projects. The business prides itself in meeting and exceeding industry standards, and places a lot of emphasis on safety, quality and timely delivery, with skilled and experienced personnel in abundance. The business has successfully completed various award winning projects in the following sectors:


  • Industrial and Production Facilities
  • Mining Infrastructure
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Hydroelectric Schemes
  • Power Stations and Cooling Towers
  • Renewable Energy Projects
  • Oil and Gas Plant Infrastructure
  • Transport (Roads, Airports, Bridges, Rail Terminals)










Building Construction Business



The Building Construction business focuses on building projects (commercial, residential and industrial) nationally and selected markets in the rest of Africa. The business has been instrumental in shaping the Sandton skyline, Africa’s richest square mile, and has delivered many projects. The Building Construction business has the capacity and expertise to deliver highly complex projects. Some of the award winning projects completed are in the following sectors:


  • Offices
  • Residential/Accommodation
  • Leisure (Hotel. Casinos & Conference Centers)
  • Sports Stadiums
  • Institutional Buildings
  • Educational Facilities
  • Healthcare Facilities
  • Pharmaceutical Buildings










Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (M&E) Business


The Mechanical & Electrical Engineering M&E) business is a leading provider of fabrication, construction and maintenance services for process plants in the oil and gas, petrochemical, mineral processing, desalination, renewable energy, chemical, steam generation, power and allied industries. This specialist division provide experienced management, extensive fabrication capabilities and highly skilled structural, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and piping construction and commissioning teams. These services are supported by construction operating systems and an extensive fleet of company-owned cranes, plant and equipment (from 25 tonne-handling cranes to a 400-tonne crawler).


Grinaker-LTA participates at all stages of the construction and engineering value chain

and has the following key businesses


Our Purpose

To innovate and deliver quality construction to benefit our clients, our duty to the industry and the generations of tomorrow.




Our Values



We are conscious of society and community conditions, needs of our colleagues, customer and broader stakeholder expectations.


Performance Excellence

We excel at what we do, our peers look to us as the gold standard and we exceed our clients expectations.


Honest & Transparent

We are honest with each other and we are transparent with our stakeholders. We do business ethically.



We deliver on our promises, take ownership of our work and hold others accountable to theirs.



We are constantly searching for better ways to deliver.

Our Accolades

GBCSA Green Star SA Leadership Award Highest Rated Building (2012/13)


Special mention Award in PPP category in Construction World’s Best Projects Awards 2013


MBA North Safety Award (2nd place in Regional Health and Safety Competition) July 2013


The Afrisam Innovation Award for Sustainable Construction in Construction World’s Best Projects Awards 2014


6 Star Green Star Design Certification (Office Design v.1) by GBCSA


‘Best  Project  Management  and  Construction’  award  in  the  SAICE  Technical  Division  at  the SAICE-SAFCEC Awards 2015


Overall Green Award Category Winner in 2015 SOPOA Innovative Excellence Awards


Commercial Office Developments Category Winner in 2015 SAPOA Innovative Excellence Awards


International Project of the Year Award finalist in the prestigious British Construction Industry Awards


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