Support Structure at Raubex Infra
The objective of the Project Controls function is to provide a formal platform within the company from which the operational processes as well as time, cost, reporting, change control and contractual risk could be planned during tender stage and managed during the executing phase. We focus on delivering a professional service to our clients during construction.
Part of our performance goals is to understand our client’s needs and their respective key performance indicators (KPI’s). We then execute our projects not only with our own objectives in mind but in unison with our client’s objectives.
The plant consists of 147 Units and that only includes large plant and not small plant, this is comprised of normal and specialist construction equipment:
Earthmoving Equipment: Grader, Rollers, Water Truck, Dozers, Excavators, Mechanical Broom and TLB's
Drilling Equipment: Hotline drill with the capability to drill percussion, and TLB drill arrangement.
Transport Equipment: LDV, Mini Busses, 8t Crane Trucks, 14t Crane Trucks and low bed trucks.
Optical Fibre Equipment: Direct laying plows, Cable Blowing Machines and Cable Trailers.
Offices: We have our own fleet of office containers.
Trenching Equipment:Vermeer Rockwheel TLB's and Excavators.
Raubex Infra is ISO 18001 Certified we are currently running our Health and Safety system according to the prescripts of OHSAS 18001. We have a Health and Safety Policy in place of which Management is committed and obliged to. We have a Generic Health and Safety Plan, Which is used as a Baseline Health and Safety Plan and is adapted to the safety requirements, customer standards and the site related conditions per project.
We have an Internal SHEQ Auditor that measures and determines our status of Legal Compliance to customer requirements and standards, as well as to applicable Legal and Statutory prescripts of the South African construction industry. The Internal Auditor is impartial to the Raubex Infra Management System and measures and identifies our status of system compliance to the OSHAS 18001 Standard, ISO 14001 Standard and ISO 9001 Standard.
Raubex Infra is committed to the protection and enhancement of the environment. High environmental performance is an on-going priority which will be achieved by adhering to our Environmental Policy. Raubex Infra fully acknowledges the constitutional right of all employees and communities to exist and work in an environment that is conducive to sustainable development.
Raubex Infra is ISO 14001 Certified we are currently running our Environmental system according to the prescripts of ISO 14001. We have an Environmental Policy in place of which Management is committed to. We have a generic Environmental Manual and Plan that is applied to site specific needs as per project. SHE Management, as our Environmental Consultants, have very knowledgeable and experienced personnel that assist us in abiding by the prescripts of all legislation in South Africa
A Cost Estimate is the approximation of the cost of a program, project, or operation. The cost estimate is the product of the cost estimating process. The cost estimate has a single total value and may have identifiable component values. A problem with a cost overrun can be avoided with a credible, reliable, and accurate cost estimate. An estimator is the professional who prepares cost estimates and tenders.
Raubex Infra has such a person. The Estimator assists the company in obtaining tenders, adjudicating their worth and compiling such tenders. The Estimator obtains costs, documents, visits sites and prepares the tenders for finalization by the Business Unit Managers prior to the Managing Director signing them off.
Raubex Infra is committed to meeting and exceeding client requirements and providing a safe and healthy work environment for all our employees. To this end Raubex Infra’s management has formulated their commitment to its policies through the implementation of a management system that seeks to comply to the ISO 9001:2008 standard. Raubex Infra is ISO 9001:2008 certified through DEKRA, an accredited body in South Africa. ISO 9001:2008 sets out the criteria for a quality management system. The standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement. Using ISO 9001:2008 helps ensure that customers get consistent, good quality products and services, which in turn brings many business benefits.
Elements of a Quality Management System:
Processes - including purchasing
Resources - including natural resources and human capital
Product Quality & Maintenance
Sustainability - including efficient resource use and responsible environmental operations
Transparency and independent audit