Awards Ceremony

4 JUNE 2024

Gallagher Convention Centre Johannesburg, South Africa

A platform that recognizes innovation and project excellence

Big 5 South Africa Impact Awards are set to recognize and celebrate the pinnacle of achievement and innovation in the South African construction industry. These prestigious awards will honour the outstanding projects, groundbreaking innovations, exceptional businesses, and the dedicated teams and individuals that have been instrumental in this sector's remarkable growth and accomplishments.

As a unifying event for the industry, Big 5 South Africa Impact Awards present a unique opportunity for professionals and companies to gather and celebrate their collective successes. An independent judging panel comprising esteemed industry experts will meticulously evaluate each entry. Our judges, who are prominent figures in the construction sector, bring their extensive experience, technical proficiency, and impartial judgment to the fore in recognizing the exemplary work of project owners, contractors, their consultants, as well as leading entities in architecture, facilities management, project management, and engineering.

Key dates to remember

Awards categories

Big 5 South Africa Impact Awards present a prestigious platform for showcasing and benchmarking the achievements in sustainability, innovation, teamwork, and organizational excellence within South Africa's construction industry.

Eligible Entrant Organizations: This encompasses a wide range of industry players, including Architecture Firms, Main Contractors, Real Estate Developers, Engineering Consultancy Firms, Facilities Management Firms, as well as Project Management, and Digitalisation Specialists.

How to enter

All entries must be
submitted online

Select the categories
you wish to enter

Review the entry
information required

Complete the entry form
and upload documents

Submit your entry by
29 March 2024

Success stories: Past winners reflect on their award-winning moments


The award means a lot. It means a lot of work I’ve put in is vindicated and I’m excited to have been recognized in this manner. It gives hope to this country in terms of the work that people are doing in this country. The young people that are born today, the women that are born.

Sandile Mbatha | Winner of Excellence in Leadership Award 2023 Senior Manager: Data, Research and Policy Advocacy, eThekwini Municipality


This is the cementing award for what I’m standing for, which is the empowerment of young black people who want to pursue a construction profession.

Itumeleng Mohoang | Winner of Empowerment and Transformation Award 2023 Director, Thabomeleng Construction Group


We have been doing sustainable developments for 104 years, and that’s what it's all about. It is developing communities for the future and developing communities that are sustainable.

John Matthews | Winner of Industry Partner of the Year / Sustainable City Initiative Award 2023 Chairperson, Construction Alliance South Africa / CEO, Garden Cities NPC (RF)


Winning such an award, for me, is indicative that things are changing, or things are moving in the right direction. For a long time, it was unheard of for someone as young as me to win such an award. So, I think it's just opening the doors to more possibilities and potential.

Praise Majwafi | Winner of Sustainability Champion of the Year 2023 Director: Business Development, Gordian Fence SA