Form-Scaff & Doka GmbH – a new African partnership

Form-Scaff – a Division of Waco Africa Pty Ltd signs exclusive agreement with Doka GmbH for sole distribution rights across Sub-Saharan Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands. The agreement which came into effect on 1st August 2019 will see Waco Africa become the largest formwork provider on the continent in terms of presence and capacity […]

Waco Africa Level 2 BBBEE Accreditation

Waco International is pleased to announce that subsidiary Waco Africa (Pty) Ltd has improved its Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) rating from Level 3 to Level 2, reconfirming their commitment to sustainable transformation. Waco Africa has 51.81% black economic ownership which includes 19.94% of the Company’s equity being owned by black women and 11.81% falling […]

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JSE share code: WIH ISIN: ZAE000208518 (The “Company”, with its consolidated subsidiaries “Waco” or the “Group”) NOT FOR PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES […]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 […]