Construction of Main Road 577

About This Project

Project Type: Roads (Development – Improvement)
Client: KZN Department of Transport
Location: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Project Value: R 1 300 000 000
Fee Value: R 76 000 000
Completion Date: Saturday, 31 March 2018
Duration: 14 yrs, 0 months

JV with RHDHV where HN role was Lead Consultant, Project Manager, Construction Manager

HN Consulting was appointed by the KZN Department of Transport to undertake the project management and supervision of the construction of the Dumisani Makhaye Highway (P577), a 14 km long urban arterial between kwaMashu and kwaDabeka.

The project included a viaduct over the Mgeni River, BRT lanes, bridge and box culvert construction, storm water drainage, earthworks, layer works and all aspects of road construction. The P577 intersects with five cross roads with at-grade signalised intersections. The HN Counsulting and RHDHV JV received a Commendation at the 2017 CESA AON Engineering Excellence Awards for Projects with a value in excess of R250 million.