Awards Ceremony

4 JUNE 2024

Gallagher Convention Centre Johannesburg, South Africa

Congratulations to our winners!

Our international, independent judging panel assessed hundreds of submissions to capture the shortlist of finalists who have shown innovation and excellence through their success stories.

The winners were announced during our awards ceremony on 4 June 2024 at The Gallagher Convention Centre Johannesburg, South Africa

We would like to sincerely thank all the companies and individuals who have submitted their entries across the 10 categories and would like to congratulate the winners on their spectacular achievement!

2024 Awards Winners

Architecture Firm of the Year

GASS Architecture Studios

Contractor of the Year

Construction for Africa

Residential Project of the Year

GASS Architecture Studios
Project: Barlow Park Phase 1

Commercial Project of the Year

Mkalavo Projects
2.0 Conference & Private Lounge

Community Project of the Year

Avenir Holdings
Matale Secondary School

Retrofit Project of the Year

Maninga Engineering
Flower Hall Test and Examination Centre

Sustainability Initiative of the Year

GASS Architecture Studios
Green School South Africa

Excellence in Leadership

Darryl Epstein
Chief Executive Officer

Delta Scan


Rising Star

Takalani Netshipale
Candidate Civil Engineer

KwaZulu Natal Department of Health


Woman of the Year

Nathisha Singh
Chief Executive Officer
Transcendence Developments



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.

2024 Finalists

Congratulations to our finalists!

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.