Kentz to provide project management

Kentz Corporation, the holding company of the Kentz engineering and construction group, announced a project-management consultancy services contract with Transnet, for work on elements of the New Multi-Product Pipeline (NMPP) Project in South Africa. This award brings the total value of work to the Group with Transnet to over USD 30M.

Kentz (Pty) Ltd will provide project-management consultancy services and support to Transnet across a multi-discipline scope. The contract will be executed through the EPC business unit. Kentz has mobilised an integrated project management, engineering and completions/commissioning support team utilising its in-house resource capacity from South Africa and its international offices. It has a dedicated project management office in Johannesburg, which is supported by its ‘Engineering Centres of Excellence’ in the Middle East.

Tush Doshi, COO, EPC for Kentz commented, "We are delighted that our international EPCm profile has positioned Kentz to be selected to undertake significant consultancy scope on a project that is strategically important for both Transnet and South Africa. Winning a competitive tender against our global and regional peers is a great mark of success and we are seeing strong growth in interest for the provision of such services by Kentz."