keyboard_arrow_upConsulting engineers embracing transformation
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Consulting engineering practice UWP Consulting has achieved Level 2 contributor status on the Department of Trade and Industry’s Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) scorecard, with a 125% score on preferential procurement. UWP has moved up from Level 4 in 2009 and 2010 with the most significant improvements in its scores being for enterprise development and socio-economic development. The company also scored well in black ownership, due partly to a shift in ownership by black women, as well as in skills development and preferential procurement, receiving maximum points allocation for the latter.

keyboard_arrow_upCement producer gains on empowerment scorecard
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Leading cement producer PPC has improved its empowerment status from a Level 4 to a Level 3 BBBEE (broad-based black economic empowerment) rating. This rating, together with the highest preferential procurement recognition level in the cement industry of 138%, reflects PPC’s commitment to transformation in South Africa.