Roads & Rail

The BVi Roads and Rail Service Group consists of a dynamic and energetic group of people who strive towards delivering a product that gives substance to the BVi core values of integrity, empowerment, professionalism, innovation and teamwork.

We aim to achieve this through a strategy that keeps just the right balance between tried and trusted industry norms and innovative thinking. This strategy enables the Roads and Rail Service Group to deliver any transport-related products that a client may require.


Current Focus Areas

Roads Engineering

  • New Rural and Urban Road Design
  • Rehabilitation Design
  • Seal and Reseal Design
  • Asphalt Base and Surfacing Design
  • Specialist BSM Design and Training
  • Quality Control and Assurance
  • Construction Supervision

Transportation Engineering

  • Traffic Studies
  • Traffic Impact Assessments
  • Traffic Management Plans
  • Transportation Route Planning
  • Geometric Designs
  • Economic Feasibility Studies (eg. HDM-4)
  • Capacity Analysis
  • Network Planning and Modelling

Construction Materials

  • Geotechnical Investigations
  • Material Source Identification and Development
  • Various Material Design services

Bridge Engineering

  • New Bridge Design
  • Bridge Rehabilitation and Repair
  • Certified Bridge and Culvert Inspections
  • Asset Management Systems

Contract and Project Management

  • Full Contract and Project Management Services

Procurement

  • Full Procurement Services
  • Pre-approved Professional Service

Research and Development

  • Member of the Grey Water-Resistant Asphalt Study group

Planning and Management

  • Inception and scope of Work Reports
  • Pavement Management Systems
  • Labour-intensive Construction
  • Routine Route Management (Surfaced and Gravel Roads)

Rail

  • Geometric Design
  • Economic Feasibility Studies and Modelling
  • Asset Management Systems

Key Clients

  • SANRAL
  • Provincial Government Departments
  • National Department of Public Works
  • Metro's, Local and District Municipalities
  • Transnet
  • Garden Cities NPC