Voluntary Rebuild Programme and cidb Agreement with Companies involved in Construction Collusion
Johannesburg, 11 October, 2016: The Construction Industry Development Board has welcomed the announcement today, of the signing of the Voluntary Rebuild Programme (VRP) Agreement between Government and six of the fifteen companies involved in the collusion uncovered by the Competition Commission in the past. Read more...
Clampdown on Registration Fraud and Corruption
Pretoria, 20 April, 2016: In a move to protect the integrity of the Register of Contractors the Board of Directors of the Construction Industry Development Board (cidb), has enlisted the help of the Special Investigating Unit to probe persistent allegations of fraud and corruption within the organization. The SIU has thrown its weight behind this initiative and on 15 April 2016, obtained a Presidential Proclamation strengthening its authority to carry out investigations into various claims. Read more...
cidb Renews Call for Clients to Use Functionality in Construction Procurement
Declining levels of performance in the construction industry are behind the cidb’s renewed call for increased use of functionality when evaluating construction tenders in the public sector.
Announcing its latest annual instalment of the Construction Industry Indicator’s (CIIs) Report the cidb said it had observed a steady growth in the level of client dissatisfaction with the performance of contractors on construction projects over the past three year period. The Board said 18 per cent of the work carried out by contractors in 2014 was considered by clients to be unsatisfactory, with the levels of unacceptable defects recorded in 13 per cent of these projects. Read more...
Skills Shortages and Access to Credit Impacting on Growth of Small and Medium Contractors
With the downturn in the building and construction industry, more and more contractors are facing difficult business conditions, and even financial distress. The cidb is closely monitoring the sustainability of small and medium-sized contractors, and the changes in the underlying constraints to the sustainability of contractors. Read more...
cidb Issues Collusion Charges Against Construction Companies
Following its own investigation into collusive practices in the construction industry, the cidb has served charges on fifteen contractors listed on its Register of Contractors, for contravention of its Code of Conduct for parties engaged in construction procurement. In terms of the charges the parties will now have to appear for a formal inquiry, before an independent Investigating Committee scheduled to take place in April 2015. Read more...
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