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DRA acquires Perth based engineering company, Minnovo

DRA expands its footprint in Asia-Pacific via acquisition of Minnovo Global engineering, project delivery and asset management group, DRA, has completed an Australian acquisition to advance its growth objectives in the Asia-Pacific region. Engineering, project delivery and contract operations specialist, DRA, has achieved another major milestone in its international growth strategy with the execution of…

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DRA appoints Senior Vice President in Australia

Johannesburg – 24 November 2017 – Global engineering and project delivery company, DRA, announced the appointment of Christo Visser to its team in the Asia-Pacific Region. Christo takes up the role of Senior Vice President: Origination to implement DRA’s growth strategy in Australia, South East Asia, Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States. Visser holds…

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DRA awarded Elikhulu Gold Tailings Retreatment Plant project

Multi-disciplinary international engineering group, DRA has been appointed by JSE-listed Pan African Resources to deliver a detailed design and construction supervision service for its Elikhulu Gold Tailings Retreatment Plant facility planned for its Evander operation in Mpumalanga. This is a substantial project relative to the size of Pan African Resources’ operations in the Evander area…

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DRA Group Holdings appoints new CEO

Johannesburg, 27 September 2016 – DRA Group Holdings has today announced the appointment of Wray Carvelas as CEO, with immediate effect. Tim Netscher, Chairman of DRA, says that the DRA board went through an extensive recruitment process interviewing high calibre internal and external candidates. “Wray was the outstanding candidate for the role,” says Netscher, “this…

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DRA Awarded Design of Pilgangoora Lithium Project by Altura Mining

Perth – 7th June, 2016 – DRA has been awarded the preliminary engineering and design of the processing facilities for the Pilgangoora Lithium Project, located in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia.   The project is being developed by Altura Mining of Perth and is recognised as an advanced-stage, near-term lithium project in Australia.  Mining…

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DRA Global Structuring for Success

Toronto, 25 May 2016 –  Global engineering and project delivery company, DRA, announced two new appointments to its team in the Americas. This follows the recent acquisition of Met-Chem, a consulting engineering company headquartered in Montreal, and marks yet another notable step forward in the company’s growth strategy.   Mr. Phildi Scholtz, BEng Mech (Hons),…

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DRA Continues Growth in the Americas with Acquisition of Met-Chem

Toronto, 8 March 2016 –  Engineering Group DRA Group Holdings (“DRA”) is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire Met-Chem Canada Inc. (“Met-Chem”) from UEC Technologies LLC, which is part of United States Steel Corporation.   Met-Chem is a consulting engineering company, headquartered in Montréal, Québec, which provides services including resource estimation, mine…

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DRA Partners With Orelogy

  A Unique Australian/African Partnership for Australian Companies with African Projects   Johannesburg, 4 August, 2014 –  Global engineering group, DRA and Perth-based specialist mine planning consultancy, Orelogy, have entered into a partnership agreement to enhance both companies’ service offering and market share in the Australasian mining industry. The relationships and market presence of Orelogy…

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DRA Closes Strategic Acquisition Of Taggart Global

Johannesburg, 31 July 2014 –  DRA, a diversified global engineering group, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire the Forge Group North America companies formerly known as Taggart Global (“Taggart”). The acquisition is in-line with DRA’s drive towards a more diversified organization and this marks yet another milestone for the company in…

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