• Civil Engineering: Earthworks and roadworks (national rural and urban).
  • Civil Engineering: Sports facilities (grandstands, playing fields, swimming pools).
  • Structural Engineering: Industrial buildings, Bridges, Water and earth retaining structures and Elevated water towers.
  • Structural Engineering: Shopping and townhouse complexes, High and Low - rise buildings, Office blocks and Hospitals.
  • Gonubie Main Road June 2015

CBM Africa comprises a professional practice which provides a consulting service in the fields of Civil Engineering and Structural Engineering.

Welcome to CBM Africa

The firm was founded by Alex Chew in 1951 and was East London’s first consulting engineering practice. It now serves a diversified client base ranging from state departments and municipalities to private and corporate sector organisations.

With over 65 years of continuous service in East London and surrounding areas of the Eastern Cape CBM Africa has built of a wealth of knowledge regarding the civil and building conditions and industry within its field of operation. Read more »

CRCP solution for Gonubie Main Road upgrade

CRCP solution for Gonubie Main Road upgrade

August 2011 - Current

“The Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality (BCMM) advised CBM Africa in August 2011 that funds had been secured through allocation from National Treasury for not only the preliminary design, but also construction over the next three financial years,” explains CBM Africa Consulting Engineers associate, Ian Swartz.

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