Lower Blyde Water Distribution Network

Project value: R500m Project duration: Ongoing since 2003 MBB manages the gravity pipe network (Ø300mm to Ø1.5m) supplying water from the Blydrivierpoort Dam. The system serves 7 000 ha irrigated land and the Hoedspruit air force base and town. The project consists of 240 off takes, a 120 km long pipe network with pressure control […]

Hydropower plants

Project value: Generating R2m electricity per month Project duration: Ongoing since 1987 MBB is responsible for the operation and maintenance of four hydro power stations: Friedenheim Hydro – 1.9MW: 1987 to date (was also designed by MBB) Lydenburg Hydro – 2.6MW: 2007 to date Badplaas Hydro – 190kW: 2014 to date Densa Hydro – 190kW: […]

TsGro Bulk Water Supply

Project value: R300m Project duration: Ongoing since 2015 MBB provides for the upgrade, operation and maintenance of bulk water supply systems for most of the small-scale grower projects in the Nkomazi area of Mpumalanga. The infrastructure delivers water from the Lomati and Komati rivers to 5 550 ha of irrigated sugarcane and consists of 44 […]