Waco Africa Acquires Level 3 BBBEE Status with 52.14% Black Ownership

Waco Africa (Pty) Ltd has updated their overall Broad-Based BEE Status to Level 3, with 52.14% black ownership on the Transformex Generic Verification Scorecard, with a BEE Supplier Recognition of 110%. Click here to download the latest BEE Certificate.

Project of the Year (up to £10m): Winner

Sir Robert McAlpine – The Foundry, Newcastle In another fiercely contested category, Sir Robert McAlpine’s work on new student accommodation in Newcastle came out on top. The project, known as The Foundry, was an £8.3m job in Newcastle city centre for client Trust Estates, creating 207 student beds in a mixture of four to eight-bedroom […]

Postponement of private placement and listing

Waco International Holdings Limited (Formerly Waco International Holdings (Proprietary) Limited) (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa on 6 January 2012) (Registration number 2012/002104/06) JSE share code: WIH ISIN: ZAE000208518 (The “Company”, with its consolidated subsidiaries “Waco” or the “Group”) NOT FOR PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES […]

Rowing 3,000 miles because every child deserves to smile

Rowing 3,000 miles because every child deserves to smile Johannesburg, South Africa Port Elizabeth’s Stuart Connacher is a man with a mission. In December 2015 he will row solo across the Atlantic Ocean in the formidable Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge. It’s a journey of over 3,000 miles that starts from San Sebastian, Spain and ends […]

WACO INTERNATIONAL SOLD TO ETHOS-LED CONSORTIUM – 9 July 2012

Shareholders of Waco International Limited (“Waco”) today announced the sale of Waco to a consortium led by Ethos Private Equity, for an undisclosed sum. Other key shareholders in the consortium are management, RMB Ventures, and Standard Bank. Kagiso Strategic Investments retain their 25% shareholding in Waco Africa. Waco is a leading industrial services business in […]

A new accommodation block at Stafford Barracks form part of a £100m contract – 5 May 2014

Premier Interlink (Waco UK Ltd) is a leading modular building manufacturer in the UK with over 55 years’ experience in off-site construction – a proven, high quality method of construction in the defence sector. Working with Lend Lease, the integrated property and infrastructure group, Premier Interlink have been successful in securing a new project build […]