Quality, Health and Safety

Zero Harm to the Environment

Quality, health and safety are essential components of our responsible behaviour and social obligation. They also create economic benefits by increasing efficiency and environmentally sound business practices. SGB-Cape strives for ZERO HARM to our people, our clients, the public, our workplace and our environment.

SGB-Cape pursues rigorously high standards in order to ensure continuous quality improvement,and to improve the safety and health of our employees, while protecting the environment.

The SGB-Cape quality system complies with ISO 9001:2015 requirements and is certified by DQS. Audits are conducted on an annual base by internal as well as external auditors. SGB-CAPE’s bespoke design system, ISCAF incorporates their scaffolding products into Autocad based drawings to provide the optimum and most economical solutions.

Once drawn, ISCAF can instantly generate, 3-D images, a product quantity/mass list, and a sales or hire quotation. This state of the art system ensures that SGB-CAPE clients receive technical specifications and costs quickly.

SGB-Cape follows the NOSA 5 Star System and specifically the CMB 150n and 253n audit protocols. Our in-house developed integrated HSE system meets the requirements of ISO 14001:2015 and OHSAS 18001:2007 and we have passed numerous strict compliance audits by many of our clients. We are corporate members of SAIOSH and IWH. The Ropes Access division is accredited by both IWH and IRATA. We are also a registered asbestos abatement contractor with the Department of Labour. We actively encourage our branches and sites to strive for continuous improvement.

Many of our branches and sites have been graded a NOSA 5 Star Integrated status with some branches being awarded a NOSCAR award year after year.

  • Level 2 BEE status
  • DQS accredited ISO 9001:2015
  • Eskom approved level 1 contractor
  • CIDB Accreditation (Level 9GB, 9CE & 9ME)
  • Approved Asbestos contractor
  • NOSA Platinum Award for Safety Excellence 2010 & 2011
  • Eskom Principle Contract of the year Award – 2009 & 2011
  • NOSA Corporate Risk Manager – 2010
  • NOSA Noscar Award 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • NOSA Divisional Director Responsible for Safety – 2013
  • Sasol Green Status – 2015
  • Member of the SAQI (South African Quality Institute)

We are WACO International

SGB-Cape is part of Waco International, a focused equipment rental and industrial services business with operations in Africa (South Africa and other sub-Saharan African countries), Australasia (Australia and New Zealand) and the United Kingdom.

The Group provides services in the areas of formwork, shoring and scaffolding, insulation, painting and blasting, hydraulic and suspended access platforms, relocatable modular buildings, portable sanitation products and integrated hygiene services.

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