In 1976, a Keller branch for the United Arab Emirates region was setup and with it the beginning of a successful story. Initially setup to cater to the country’s huge demand for ground improvement, such as Vibro Compaction and Vibro Replacement and gradually expanding into more of Keller’s geotechnical solutions. Consequently, as the construction and geotechnical market evolved in the country so did Keller with offering a wider range of geotechnical solutions such as Vibro techniques, Anchoring and Specialty Grouting.
Tiefbauarbeiten für die Südumfahrung Kehlens (Bodenseekreis, in the south-west of Germany) beendet: Zur Befestigung des Untergrundes für eine Brücke über die Schussen ist die letzte von 3438 Säulen ins Erdreich getrieben worden.
The 15th annual Construction World Best Projects Awards were held in Johannesburg on 9 November. These awards recognise excellence in the planning and execution of projects and has become a highlight on the construction industry’s calendar. Franki Africa was the winner of Category B - Specialist Contractors or Suppliers, for the 129 Rivonia Road (Village Walk) project.
“Seventy years is a significant milestone and a time to stand back for a moment and reflect on the attributes that have made Franki so successful down the years – attributes like customer focus, technical excellence and product innovation.” (Errol Braithwaite, MD)
Keller is the world’s leading ground engineering specialist. Numerous local brands and companies are part of the global Keller Group. Going forward, all these brands will operate under a common logo framework to underline the strength and global presence of the Group.