A fusion of technology and people, driven to succeed since 1939.

Originally started to address the need for professional services in industrial painting and contracting to mines and heavy industry, Southey Contracting has grown into one of the largest industrial services companies on the African continent.

Today we deliver a multitude of solutions to a wide variety of industries and regions – time and again setting new benchmarks for innovation, safety and quality standards. This is achieved with utmost consideration for the well-being of people and the environment.

Our track-record speaks for itself and are we proud to have been part of the core teams that built Sapref Refinery, Sasol, Sappi and numerous other industrial landmarks. Sustained and Responsible Expansion The Southey Contracting footprint has grown to include operations in 10 sub-Saharan countries.

“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.”



“Investors in Excellence”

Southey Ghana is a division of Southey Holdings, which has grown organically and inorganically into a number of independent and autonomous businesses, representing one of the largest and most respected privately owned groups in South Africa. The synergies that exist at Group level, together with a culture of entrepreneurship, decentralised management, smart incentivisation and direct communication flows, have allowed Southey Holdings to turn ordinary companies in to star performers.

Reputable, Responsible, Engaging and Committed.

Our vision is to dominate the mechanical engineering and construction service sectors within Africa through a continually expanding portfolio of diverse industrial companies.

Total Industry Commitment

Southey Contracting’s support and commitment to the industry is total, supported by the fact that we are founder members of the following bodies:

Corrosion Institute of Southern Africa (CISA)
Constructional Engineering Association (CEA)
South African Federation of Civil Engineering Contractors (SAFCEC)
Thermal Insulation Association of South Africa (TIASA) Thermal Metal Spray Association


Getting started with Southey Ghana

Southey Contracting Ltd
Unit 8E, 335 Place Parcel #88,
Block 6, N1, North Dzorwulu,
Accra, Ghana
M: +233 302 908 912

Southey Mozambique Lda
Avenida Guerra Popular, 1028 1st Floor, Maputo, Mozambique
T: +27 11 608 6500
T: +258 21 311 938

Southey Mauritius
Suite 020 Grand Baie Business Park Geranium Street, Grand Baie
Republic of Mauritius
T: +230 263 6511

Southey Contracting Offshore Division
6a Marine Drive, Paarden Eiland 7405 Cape Town, South Africa
T: +27 21 512 2900
F: +27 21 510 0299