Who We Are
Standing on a century of in-depth experience, JG Afrika has built a strong reputation for offering innovative and sustainable engineering and environmental consulting services of the highest quality throughout Africa.
Rated Level 1 on the Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) scorecard, JG Afrika’s ongoing strategy to maintain what the industry considers best practice also includes its 51% empowerment shareholding.
Established in 1922 as Jeffares & Green, and rebranded in 2016 to JG Afrika, the firm provides consulting services in all fields of civil and structural engineering, as well as environmental services – 25 disciplines in all.
Headquartered in Johannesburg, JG Afrika has offices in South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique and Lesotho, all of which are ISO 9001:2015 certified.
Proudly independent, proudly South African and proud to service Africa, the firm has never compromised on experience, quality and integrity. It is these core values, coupled with a progressive culture, that are central to JG Afrika’s ongoing success.
At JG Afrika, our strength is in our collaborative experience, our synergy, and our open door, progressive culture.
Experienced engineers and scientists mentor and develop our young professionals, building the confidence and skills they need to prosper.
We run programmes to expose those starting out to aspects of consulting engineering that they would not encounter early in their career path. We work with them through all phases of our projects, sharing knowledge and practical experience.
At JG Afrika, our staff complement of some 300 engineers, environmental scientists, specialist professionals and administrative staff all work towards a common goal:
To provide the highest quality of consulting engineering and environmental services for the benefit of the community and the environment.
This unity, this combined experience, is what makes JG Afrika unique.