AI Issue 10 2017

Acquisition International - October 2017 41 Fellows Consulting is an ambitious Consulting Engineering B-BBEE level four Enterprise, based in Fourways. We profile the firm as we look for an insight into the firm’s services and expertise. stablished in 1987, Fellows Consulting have successfully completed the design, documentation and supervision of over 4000 projects over a 28-year period, all of which includes industrial, retail, commercial and residential. Within the design and engineering industries, competition is tough but Fellows are able to distinguish themselves fromother similar companies thanks to its extensive experience, particularly with regard to the design of shopping centres. The company is well-renowned for producing incredibly economical design, and has been involved in the design of a variety of famous centres; notably Broadacres, Comaro View, Ferndale, Linksfield, Pineslopes and Nongoma in South America. Adding to its portfolio, Fellows has also been involved in the design of Super Mares in Maputo Mozambique. It has successfully completed projects throughout South Africa, Mozambique, Cameroon, Seychelles, Angola, Lesotho and Rwanda. Company: Fellows Consulting Contact: Peter Fellows Email: Address: 6 Bristol Close, Waterford Estate West, Cnr Waterford Drive & Witkoppen, Johannesburg, South Africa Phone: 082 888 0140 Website: Building New Horizons E 1708AI29 Every successful company has an overall mission in which all staff have the same aspirations. Fellows’ mission is to improve its market share in the consulting engineering business throughout Africa, and producing efficient cost effective designs within the timeline which is given for each project. Upholding its sterling reputation, the team ensure that the company values are instilled in all staff’s vision and actions. Fellows takes great pride in its corporate values especially when it always thrives to uphold the core principles that are the foundation of the company’s existence. Focusing on certain values, the firm believes in quality, consistency, transparency, integrity, accountability and team spirit. Currently, the firm is working on a pedestrian bridge in Ladysmith. Over the past years, the company has steadily established a portfolio of successful projects to its credit. Regarding the services offered by Fellows Consulting, there is a vast array, including structural engineering for commercial, industrial and residential projects. The team design all types of structures, including concrete, steel and timber as well as providing work in civil engineering and earthworks. There are plenty of community initiatives which are introduced by the company, with previously disadvantaged contractors transferring skills management, and supervising in order to ensure their growth, allowing them to reach their full potential. Evidently, Fellows had always encouraged its staff to receive further training, enabling to constantly develop their skills and continue their professional development wherever necessary. This enables the company to stay up to date with any potential changes and advances within the market. Ultimately, Fellows Consulting are always striving to look for gifted and talented individuals who will improve the firm. The company commits itself to the responsibility of empowering and creating opportunities for members of communities that it works in. These mutual relationships reward the wider community, and as such the in-house training of staff is of great benefit to the people and the company. Fellows, as a whole, believes it can make a contribution to the transformation of Africa. Employment Law Made Easy