New Requirements for Construction Industry B-BBEE

The final draft for gazetting of the Amended Construction Sector B-BBEE Codes has been released. There are various interesting changes that will impact heavily on company’s B-BBEE strategies going forward.

The 3 Principles of Tenders in South Africa

By Werner van Rooyen

7 September 2015

Tenders in South Africa are based on three principles:

  1. Functionality
  2. Price
  3. B-BBEE


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

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

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

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.


Title Closing Date Tender No.
Appointment of a supplier for the Calibration of Speed Monitoring Equipment for Prasarail Nationally for a period of 6 months 2017-12-15 14:00 002/11/2017/RFQ/PRH/SCM/TO
Provision of the services of the two (2) Simulator Training Instructors at the operating Department: Duvha Power Station 2017-12-20 10:00 MPGXC004942
Appointment of a professional service provider for Cathodic protection and AC Mitigation design for border post (Kei road) Water Treatment Works 2017-12-12 12:00 BCMM/DES/WW/1441/2017
Appointment of a professional service provider for a review of Water Services Development Plan (WSDP) and Master Planning 2017-12-12 12:00 BCMM/DES/WW/1456/2017
Appointment of a service provider for supply, delivery, installation, commissioning and maintenance of multi function office machine with a built-in software for all registry offices of SALGA 2017-12-12 11:00 SALGA/56/2017
Provision Of Earthmoving Equipment Services Nationally On An “As And When” Required Basis For A Period Of Three (3) Years. 2017-12-12 10:00 RFP: HOAC-HO-24509
Supply and Fitment of and Mainbrooms for Sweepers 2017-12-12 10:00 143G/2017/18
Upgrading Portions of Broadway Boulavard: Beach Road to the De Beers Interchange 2017-12-12 12:00 144Q/2017/18
Provision of Professional Services in Respect of Design and Construction of Waste Disposal Cells and Ancillary Infrastructure at the Coastal Park Landfill Site, Muizenberg. 2017-12-13 10:00 145C/2017/18
Reconstructon of Concrete Roads in Gugulethu Phase 5B 2017-12-13 10:00 146Q/2017/18
Provision of Static Security Services 2017-12-13 12:00 CTICC 010/2018
Supply, Delivery, Installation and Configuration of Network Points for Ingcali Academy Maths & Science Academy ( JJ Serfontein) 2017-12-14 11:00 SCMU5-17/18-0047 CHR
Supply, Delivery, Installation and Configuration of Network Points for DOE and DSRAC at Komani Office Park 2017-12-14 11:00 SCMU5-17/18-0050 CHR
Provision of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) maintenance contract for head office 2017-12-14 12:00 2017/188
Nominated Sub-Contract for Electrical Installation at Masizakhe Junior Primary School 2017-12-15 10:00 SCMU5-17/18-0048 EB
Electrical Installation if New ECD Centre at Tembilihle Public Primary School 2017-12-15 11:00 SCMU5-17/18-0049 EB
Appointment of a professional service provider in wastewater management and scientific sector to conduct a detailed and comprehensive plant and process audit. 2017-12-15 12:00 ERW201705/TNDR-002
Annual Electrical Labour Tender for a contract period ending 30 June 2020 2017-12-15 12:00 B/SM 27/18
Appointment of contractors for the street cleaning project. 2017-12-15 12:00 TENDER 47-17/18
External loan to finance new and/or re-surfacing/rehabilitate of existing roads in the Dawid Kruiper Municipality Jurisdiction 2017-12-15 14:00 TN054/2017


Functionality and Tenders

In all competitive bids (tenders) you as the bidder will have to respond to Functionality. You will need to score a set minimum number of points, measured as a percentage, on Functionality of a competitive bid (tender) in order to advance to the next phase of evaluation in the tender process.

Usually Organs of State evaluate competitive bids (tenders) as follows:

  • The tender response is evaluated on Functionality where the bidder must score points out of a maximum of 100 points.
  • A threshold of between 65 to 75 out of 100 points... Read More
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