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Contract Award in South Africa

Posted: 22 Nov 16

Keller Group plc (“Keller”), the world’s largest geotechnical contractor, announces that it has been awarded a major ground improvement contract in Durban, South Africa.

Keller Group plc (“Keller”), the world’s largest geotechnical contractor, announces that it has been awarded a major ground improvement contract in Durban, South Africa. The total contract is valued at over £40m.

Keller will design and construct the complete ground improvement solution for over 350,000 square metres of warehouses and ancillary offices as part of the Clairwood Logistics Park Development, situated at the old Clairwood racecourse in Durban. The work will be executed over the next three years.

Alain Michaelis, Chief Executive, commented:

“I am delighted to announce Keller’s success in winning this important project. Our continued ability to transfer established technologies to new geographies demonstrates Keller’s collaborative strength and ability to deliver large and complex projects around the world.”

For further information, please contact:

Keller Group plc
James Hind, Finance Director
020 7616 7575
www.keller.co.uk
Finsbury
Gordon Simpson/Theo Hildebrand
020 7251 3801

Notes to Editors

Keller is the world’s largest geotechnical contractor, providing technically advanced geotechnical solutions to the construction industry. With annual revenue of around £1.8bn, Keller has approximately 10,000 staff world-wide.

Keller is the clear market leader in the US, Canada, Australia and South Africa; it has prime positions in most established European markets and a strong profile in many developing markets.

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1954

Keller is established

1984

Keller acquired Hayward Baker (US)

1994

Keller IPO on London Stock Exchange

2002

Acquired Mckinney (US)

2006

Acquired Piling Contractors (Australia)

2015

c.10,000 employees, Acquired Bencor (North America) and Austral (Australia)