Established in 1999, Synergy is a specialist social performance consultancy with offices in the UK, France, and South Africa. We have a global footprint and a long history of successfully supporting our clients to manage social, economic, health, and environmental impacts, and deliver benefits through effective and collaborative processes, thorough stakeholder engagement, organisational adaptation, and technical capacity-building.
We are passionate about what we do because we understand the impact and potential a project can have within a community, upon a nation’s socio-economic fabric, and in the world. Synergy is a leading choice for companies operating in complex and challenging environments, because of our expertise in social issues, our global agility, and our proven track record. We have Anglophone and Francophone fluencies, and extensive experience throughout the world.
Synergy is particularly well-known for its proficiencies in stakeholder engagement, impact and risk assessment and management, training and capacity-building, as well as community benefit creation. A key strategic priority for Synergy is the professionalisation of community relations practice, including skills development of social performance practitioners. This is reflected in our multiple training and capacity building offerings, from certified programmes, to customised on-site training and mentoring.
About Bureau Veritas
Bureau Veritas is a world-leading provider in testing, inspection and certification. Created in 1828, the Group has more than 78,000 employees located in more than 1,500 offices and laboratories around the globe. Bureau Veritas helps its clients to improve their performance by offering services and innovative solutions in order to ensure that their assets, products, infrastructure and processes meet standards and regulations in terms of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.
Bureau Veritas is listed on Euronext Paris and belongs to the Next 20 index.
Compartment A, ISIN code FR 0006174348, stock symbol: BVI.
For more information, visit http://www.bureauveritas.com, and follow us on Twitter (@bureauveritas) and LinkedIn.
The head office for Bureau Veritas Southern Africa is based in Johannesburg; with branches in Cape Town, Centurion, Durban, and Pretoria; and laboratories in Cape Town, Centurion, Durban, Johannesburg, and Richards Bay.
For more information, visit http://www.bureauveritas.co.za
Aurora Wind Power is a company responsible for the development, construction, operation and maintenance of the 94 MW West Coast One wind farm situated in Vredenburg, Western Cape.
Economic Development advisory within the Renewable Energy space.
Transaction advisory, with a focus on ensuring realization of local value.
Management and administration of trusts linked to sustainable infrastructure projects.
Implementation of strategic local economic development initiatives, linked to sustainable infrastructure projects.
Ver-Chem is a level 2 BEE company focused on IPP programs to ensure localization of products at a competitive rate to our international OEM clients. This includes a wide range of fastener and steel components for the wind industry. We aid the OEM companies to increase the local content for their projects. These solution are for steel and concrete towers and a range of anchor bases.
The Zest WEG Group, a subsidiary of leading Brazilian motor and controls manufacturer WEG, has a strong commitment to contributing to the
development of the African region, and has been servicing the continent for more than 40 years.
Its in-depth understanding of operating conditions, applications and years of experience on the African continent has ensured that the Zest
WEG Group service offering is fit-for-purpose. By leveraging best practice engineering and manufacturing capabilities, the Group is able to offer a range of standard off-the-shelf products as well as end-to-end energy solutions.
Zest WEG Group’s products and services includes low and high voltage electric motors, vibrator motors, variable speed drives, softstarters, power and distribution transformers, MCCs, containerised substations, mini substations, diesel generator sets, switchgear and co-generation and energy solutions as well as electrical and instrumentation engineering and project management services.
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Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and 10 offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business and litigation challenges, providing exceptional value.