Business Overview

Khulani Trading Enterprises is South Africa’s leading engineering and construction services company. It has delivered infrastructure throughout South Africa for more than 15 years and is today recognised as a national construction group. Khulani Trading Enterprises is a group of world-class companies and brands aligned to the same purpose and vision, and guided by the same set of values.

The company offers civil, mechanical, electrical, mining and process, general building, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations and maintenance services. Khulani Trading Enterprises does so in the government departments, selected private developers, selected South African power and industrial markets and selected South African infrastructure sectors.

Khulani Trading Enterprises operates in Southern Africa. The company is based in Middelburg South Africa,

Our Purpose

Delivery of infrastructure to enable economic and social development in a sustainable way.

Our Vision

By 2030 we will be the leading diversified engineering and construction group in the global construction market and selected emerging markets in the natural resources and infrastructure sectors.

Group Values

The Khulani Trading Enterprises values guide behavior, conduct and ensure alignment of all Khulani Trading Enterprises employees

We demonstrate commitment through:

  • Our belief in what we do
  • Hard work and dedication to the tasks undertaken; and
  • Ensuring we deliver on what we have promised.

We demonstrate care for:

  • Our people by prioritising the safety and well-being of our people above all else and ensuring that they have the necessary tools and training to carry out their work safely and effectively;
  • Our customers/stakeholders through striving for delivery excellence on time and in budget; and
  • Our communities and the environment by minimising the potentially negative impacts of our activities and positively contributing to broader society.

We demonstrate respect by:

  • Appreciating the environment in which we operate;
  • Acknowledging others’ differences; and
  • Treating each other with trust and dignity.

We demonstrate accountability by:

  • Taking responsibility for our actions;
  • Being transparent in keeping record of our activities and the disclosure thereof; and
  • Being ultimately answerable for our actions.

We demonstrate integrity by:

  • Being consistent in our actions and in adhering to our core values; and
  • conducting our business undertakings honestly, openly, directly and ethically.

Business Strategy


Two years ago, the new leadership team at Khulani Trading Enterprises implemented a one-year strategy for Recovery & Growth through COSI institute in Chicago, with the aim of arresting the under-performance of the preceding years, stabilising the organisation and building a foundation for the future.

That’s what we mean when we say: “We shall make it”.