Luriware Consulting Agricultural Engineers
Changing the face of structures in Agriculture

Project Experience

Luriware has a combined professional experience of some 30 years among its Principals and Members. Tabled below are the projects that the firm has undertaken both directly and as a sub-consultancy:


Project

 Client

  

Project Construction Cost, Year and Progress 

  

REHOBOTH LIVE Farm Development: Inception Planning, Design and Development of Rehoboth  Farm. Mixed Farming (Cattle Feedlot, Vegetable, Horticulture, crop production)

Feasibility Study, Business Plan, EIA, Design and Development (TURNKEY)

Rehoboth Live Farm, Potchefstroom

Plot No. 69 Wilgeboom,

Potchefstroom 

  

Infrastructure cost: R 8 million

Professional Fees: R 800 000

Projects Status: ONGOING

  

ISIDWEDWE  Cooperative Farm Development:

Inception   Planning, Design and Development of ISIDWEDWE Delport

1. 400 Cattle Feedlot Infrastructure

2. Grade C Red Meat Abattoir

3. 200 Small Stock Facility

  

ISIDWEDWE CLOTHING PRIMARY COOPERATIVE, DELPORT, CENTURION, TSHWANE, GAUTENG

  

Infrastructure cost: R 28 million

Professional Fees: R 3.1 million

Projects Status: ONGOING


  

AGISANANG 200 Cattle Feedlot:

Feedlot Pens for 200 cattle, Cattle specialist areas, medicine stores, Feed and water troughs etc

  

AGRIDELIGHT Training and Consulting (Implementing Agent: North West Department of Agriculture)

  

Infrastructure cost: R 2 million

Professional Fees: R 140 000

Projects Status: COMPLETE

MZINTI 500 Cattle Feedlot, Nkomazi Municipality, Mpumalanga Province:

Inception, Planning, Designing and Engineering works for Mzinti 500 CATTLE Feedlot,Administration block, Handling, Storage sheds, feed storage, Bunker silos, Carcass trench, Lagoons etc, 

Department of Rural Development and Land Reform (DRDLR National )

  

Infrastructure cost: R 7.5 million

Professional Fees: R 650 000

Projects Status: ONGOING

Project Progress: 95% done

Blouberg 500 Cattle Feedlot, Blouberg Municipality, Limpopo Province (GaKibi BILEC Project):

Inception,   Planning, Designing and Engineering works for GA-KIBI 500 CATTLE Feedlot,   Handling, Sheds, Feed storage, Bunker silos, Carcass trench, Lagoons etc, GaKibi, Limpopo

Limpopo Department of Agriculture /IDT Limpopo

 

Infrastructure cost: R 4.5 million

Projects Status: COMPLETE

  

DIMANI 500 Cattle Feedlot, Venda, Limpopo Province:

Inception, Planning, Designing and Engineering works for VENDA DIMANI VILLAGE 500 CATTLE Feedlot, Handling, Sheds, Feed storage, Bunker silos, Carcass trench, Lagoons etc, Dimani Village, Venda, Limpopo

Limpopo Department of Agriculture

  

Infrastructure cost: R 8.5 million

Projects Status: COMPLETE

  

JERICHO 500 Cattle Feedlot, MADIBENG Municipality, North West Province:

Inception, Planning, Designing and Engineering works for JERICHO VILLAGE 500 CATTLE Feedlot, Handling, Sheds, Feed storage, Bunker silos, Carcass trench, Lagoons   etc, JERICHO Village, MADIBENG Municipality, North West Province

Bojanala Platinum District Municipality Technical Services

  

Infrastructure cost: R 8.5 million

Projects Status: COMPLETE

  

Mpumalanga Department of Agricultural   Provincial Livestock Development projects initiative:

Project involved   Research, Design and development of Multiple Infrastructure for livestock production throughout the entire province (Four Districts)

Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture Dardlea


  

Infrastructure cost: R 12.5 million

Projects Status: COMPLETE


NKOMAZI Cattle Feedlots FEASIBILITY STUDY, SITE SUITABILITY, PLANNING AND DESIGN WORKS FOR Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture:

Engineering Input to Feasibility study, site suitability, EIA, Planning, Design, ad   construction Supervision

Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture DARDLEA

Projects Status: ONGOING

Research, development and implementation of a programme to improve and thereafter maintain standards for agricultural infrastructure and livestock facilities in Gauteng province.



Infrastructure cost: R 1.55 million

Project Status: COMPLETE (2009–2010)

  

(a) Various Agricultural Infrastructure Designs Projects contracts:

1. Broiler units(5000,10000 and 20000 units) design

2. Feedlot, handling systems Abattoirs (Red meat and broiler) design

3. Pack house, AgriHub and Fresh Produce Units designs

4. Concrete Grain Silos complex rehabilitation plan

5. Irrigation system designs (Pivots, sprinklers, Hydroponics tunnels and greenhouse and   drip projects)

6. Land care projects  gully rehabilitation, soil and water conservation works design

7. Terrain planning of civil works

8. Geotechnical investigations for infrastructure development projects

9. E.I.As for infrastructure projects

10.  Dairy Projects designs (Infrastructure layout plans for Herringbone and tandem systems) 6 and 12 points

11.  Horticultural Tunnels and Greenhouses designs

12.  Luscious Agro processing (Fruit processing lines)

13.  Piggery production structures (furrow to finish) 20, 30, 50 and 100 sow units complex

14.  Farm   structures planning and design (Offices, machinery, stores)

North West Department of Agriculture (DARD) Subcontracted by

GOBENG Consulting

   

Infrastructure cost: R 45 million

Professional Fees: @5% of Infrastructure fees

Project Duration: 

(2013-2014)  

(2014-2015)  

(2015-2016)

Projects Status: COMPLETE

  

(b) Blouberg 500 cattle feedlot design and construction supervision

Limpopo Province

Limpopo Department of Agriculture as Researcher ARC-IAE

Infrastructure cost: R 5.5 million (2008-2010)

Project Status: COMPLETE

  

(c) Bojanala 500 cattle feedlot design and construction supervision

North West Province

Bojanala Platinum District Municipality as Researcher ARC-AE

  

Infrastructure cost: R 6,8 million (2010-2011)

Project Status: COMPLETE

  

(d) Mpumalanga Department of                

1. Agricultural Provincial Livestock   Development projects initiative

2. Irrigation system   development

3. Farm structures   rehabilitation plans

4. Maize mills rehabilitation   plans

5. AgriHub development plans

6. Water and civil works for farms

Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture   (DARDLEA) as Departmental Engineers

  

Infrastructure cost: R 12.5 million (2011-2013)

Project Status: COMPLETE

  

(e) DARDLEA Nkangala District Dr J.S Moroka Irrigation fields support Infrastructure (Administration and   Machinery shed and other support infrastructure)


Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture (DARDLEA) as Departmental Engineers

Infrastructure cost: R 8.4 million (2011-2013)

Project Status: COMPLETE

  

(f) Development of Farm Structures Standard Plans for Provincial Departments of Agriculture. Project involved research and development of standard plans for farm structures for Free   State, Northern Cape, Eastern Cape and Limpopo departments of Agriculture:

The plans which were developed includes;

1. Beef cattle handling facilities: Sizes - 40,100 and 500

2. Feed storage units standard: Sizes -  60 and 100 square metres

3. Piggery units: Sizes -  20,50 and 100 sow units

4. Dairy cattle systems: Sizes - 4 & 8 point herringbone 

5. Broiler units :   Sizes - 1000, 2000, 5000 and 10000 units 

6. Goat facilities: Sizes - 100 and 200 goats facility

Comprehensive Agricultural Support Programme-

Various Provincial Departments   of Agriculture: as Researcher for 

Agricultural Research Council-Institute for Agricultural Engineering

Infrastructure cost: R 5.7 million (2008-2011)

Project Status: COMPLETE

  

(g) Design and construction of a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Based cattle handling system

  

As a Researcher for Agricultural Research Council - Engineers

  

Infrastructure cost: R 200 000 (2011-2013)

Project Status: COMPLETE

  

(h) Feasibility studies and Business Plans preparations

  

Various Clients

  

Project Status: COMPLETE

  

(i)  GEO-TECHNICAL INVESTIGATIONS for Infrastructure Development:

LEUPA Fodder stores, MTLOUG 20 Sow, BAKAMOSO 30 Sow, SAVUKA 30 Sow, IKARABELE 100 Sow, TIRAGALO 30 Sow, KGORA PROJECTS (Dairy, Red Meat Abattoir, Poultry Abattoir), MAHIKENG Red Meat Rural Abattoir, Potchefstroom college Packhouse, LUSCIOUS Agroprocessing Plant, Agisanang feedlot, Phelang Ma Africa Archaar Project

DREAD NORTHWEST

  

Infrastructure cost: R 820 000 (2014-2015)

Project Status: COMPLETE

  

(j) ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT:

EIAs for AGRIHUBS IN Mpumalanga Province

IKARABELE 100 Sow piggery   project

Reboth Live Farm

MEGA MPUMALANGA North West Department of Agriculture (Ikarabele)

Rehoboth Live Farm

ON HOLD (2014-2015)

ON HOLD

CURRENT

(k) RECAPITALISATION  PROGRAMME FARM ASSESSMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT PROPOSALS:

Spekboodrift Farm Assessment Mpumalanga Province

Elandsfontein Farm Assessment and Development, North   West Province

Schaapskraal Farm Assessment and Development, North   West Province

CONSULTANCY PROVIDED TO APPOINTED FARM DEVELOPMENT MENTORS FOR DEPARTMENTS OR RURAL DEVELOPMENT

  

ONGOING 

(2014-2015)

(2015-2016)

(2016-2017)

  

(l) FUNDING PROPOSALS:

MECHANISATION FUNDING PROPOSAL

  

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

  

ON HOLD 

(2014-2015)

  

(m) BOREHOLES SITING PROGRAMME: NKANGALA District Boreholes Siting Program (105 BOREHOLES)

Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture (DARDLEA) SUB PEROZZ ENGINEERS

Infrastructure cost: R 1.5 Million

Project Status: COMPLETE 

Project Duration: (2014-2016)

(n) IRRIGATION DESIGN: Jozini Irrigation Project Design

190 Ha Center Pivot Irrigation

KwaZulu Natal Department of Agriculture Sub INGWETI ENGINEERS

  

Infrastructure cost: R 180 000 

Project Status: Complete(2015-2016)

(o) AGRIPARK DESIGN: SPRINGBOKPAN AGRIPARK, NMM District, North West

Planning and Design of the Agripark for Springbokpan. Park consist of:

The proposed basic components will include; Food Bank, Milling Plant (Starch edibles), Milling Plant (Stock   Feeds), Bulk and Bagged Storage facilities, Machinery Shed and stores, Inputs   shed/storage of inputs area (inc fertilisers, seeds etc.), Support   Infrastructure (Admin area, ablution facility, canteen, recreational area,   social amenities, health and clinics, tuck-shop, gym area, Fuel station

North West Department of Agriculture (DARD) Subcontracted by

GOBENG Consulting

  

Infrastructure cost: R 51.4 million

Professional Fees: R 2.9 million

Project Duration: 2015-2017

Projects Status: ONGOING

  

(p) SOIL SURVEYS, ESTING AND ANALYSIS (PEDOPLAN):

Soil surveys, testing and   analysis for Mbaliyezwe Irrigation Project, Jozini, KwaZulu Natal

KwaZulu Natal Department of Agriculture Sub INGWETI ENGINEERS

  

Project Status: ONGOING

Project Duration: 2015-2016

R 380 000

  

(q) FORTUNE 40 FARMS DEVELOPMENT

Farms assessment, planning, design and development for Youth Cooperatives, Mpumalanga Department of   Agriculture DARDLEA

1. Kwaggafontein Fortune 40 Farm

2. Allandale Fortune 40 Farm

Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture (DARDLEA) SUB PEROZZ ENGINEERS

Project Status: ONGOING

Infrastructure Cost: R 15 million

Project Duration: 2015-2016

Fees R 750 000

  

(r) NKOMAZI FEEDLOTS PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT


Comprehensive FEASIBILITY studies, plan, design and develop bid documents for the establishment of the feedlots   for Nkomazi Municipality in Ehlanzeni South District of Mpumalanga Province

  

Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture (DARDLEA) SUB PEROZZ ENGINEERS

Project Status: ONGOING

Project Duration: 2015-2017

Infrastructure Cost: R 30 million

  


  

(s) POTCHEFSTROOM FAMILY FARM FEEDLOT PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT

Comprehensive FEASIBILITY study, Business plan, design and establishment of 500 Cattle feedlot for REHOBOTH LIVE FARM, Potchefstroom, North West Province. TURNKEY

REHOBOTH LIVE FARM

    

EPCM Project

Project Status: ONGOING

Project Duration: 2015/2016

EPCM Budget R 8 million