New Requirements for Construction Industry B-BBEE

The Revised Construction Sector B-BBEE Codes has been released. There are various interesting changes that will greatly impact companies’ B-BBEE strategies going forward.

The 3 Principles of Tenders in South Africa

By Werner van Rooyen

7 September 2015

www.how2tender.com

Tenders in South Africa are based on three principles:

  1. Functionality
  2. Price
  3. B-BBEE

Functionality

Code of Good Practice is causing confusion

The government is committed to break the barriers that have been hindering small companies from winning tenders. One of the biggest challenges for small companies was the red tape that often would hinder their tender success.

The new B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice

By Werner van Rooyen

www.how2tender.com

8 September 2014

If you are a business owner in South Africa and you haven`t heard of Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) or if you haven`t given it some thought you are going to be left behind in the future.

The new QSE B-BBEE Scorecard

By Werner van Rooyen

www.how2tender.com

20 October 2014

On Friday 10 October 2014 the Minister of Trade and Industry, Minister Rob Davies, published the long anticipated draft Phase 2 B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice for public comment. In Phase 2 the Qualifying Small Enterprise (QSE) statement, Code 600, sets out the guidelines for measuring the B-BBEE Status Level for QSE’s.

The Amended B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice

By Werner van Rooyen

4 May 2015

www.how2tender.com

On 1 May 2015 the new Amended B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice kicks in. There has been a lot of talk about how the new Amended B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice is going to change the B-BBEE Score Cards of all businesses that do not comply with the Amended Codes. Many businesses will drop considerably in their B-BBEE score should they not prepare well in advance to comply with the new Amended Codes.

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Title Closing Date Tender No.
ELM Internal and External Newsletter for 2018/2019 financial year. 2018-08-20 11:00 RFQ FOR NEWSLETTER
Supply & delivery of cable. 2018-08-24 11:00 GJ11900127
Supply and delivery of a skid steer loader and milling attachment. 2018-08-31 12:00 PS021 OF 2018
Supply of Radio Outside Production Equipment 2018-09-13 12:00 RFP/RBF/2018/59
Supply Electrical accessories 2018-08-24 11:00 GJ11900128
Supply of Commentary Units & Codecs 2018-09-13 12:00 RFP/RBF/2018/62
Design and electrification Mavhonde Village. 2018-08-31 11:00 BID 22 2018 2019
Bids are hereby invited from suitable and competent civil engineering contractors for the construction of the following works: Mount Fletcher Infrastructure Programme (Package Order No. 6), Construction of Mount Fletcher Vehicle Testing Station (Civil Works). 2018-09-07 12:00 ELM-6/016/2016-2017/5
Design and Electrification of Vhufulwi Tshitereke Village. 2018-08-31 11:00 23/2018/2019
Design and Electrification of Dzwerani Village. 2018-08-31 11:00 24 2018 2019
Bids are hereby invited from suitable and competent civil engineering contractors for the construction of the following works: Mount Fletcher Infrastructure Programme (Package Order No. 6), Construction of Mount Fletcher Vehicle Testing Station (Building Works). 2018-09-07 12:00 ELM-6/016/2016-2017/4
Design and Electrification of Tshandama Village. 2018-08-31 11:00 25/2018/2019
Hire of Plant for Various Departments for a period of three (3) years 2018-09-10 11:00 PWRT (R&T) 05/2019
Dredging and cleaning of Dirty dam at Kendal Power Station. 2018-09-03 10:00 MPGXC005266
Bids are hereby invited from suitable and competent civil engineering contractors for the construction of the following works: Mount Fletcher Infrastructure Programme (Package Order No. 1), Electrification of Mount Frere Streets. 2018-09-07 12:00 ELM-6/016/2016-2017/3
Full Maintenance Lease of 1 X 32 Ton Landfill Compactor, and 1 X Tlb Backhoe for a period of three (3) years. 2018-09-11 11:00 PWRT (R&T) 04/2019
Voyager loyalty membership benefits- printing of voyager cards and Luggage Tags. 2018-09-05 11:00 RFP: GSM045/18
Provision of External Audit Services for AIDC Eastern Cape. 2018-09-06 11:00 B01/2018
Provision of Employee Wellness Programme (EWP) for AIDC Eastern Cape. 2018-09-06 11:00 B02/2018
Facilitation and Implementation of Bread and Flour Confectionary Baking Learnership Program 2018-08-28 11:00 ESD (E&RD) 01/2019

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7 Disadvantages of Competitive Bidding

The bidding process can be very tedious sometimes. Here are some of the disadvantages of the bidding process.

1.    Leading suppliers may not tender

In Australia, for example, government procurement guidelines only allow suppliers who actually tender to be considered for a procurement decision. If the leading supplier or suppliers do not tender, the purchaser can only consider bids from suppliers who do tender. If leading suppliers are not considered, the purchaser may end up buying inferior product or service... Read More

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