experience 4

DRA Global is a diversified global engineering, project delivery and operations management group, with an impressive track record spanning over three decades. Known for its collaborative approach and extensive experience in project origination and delivery, as well as turnkey operations and maintenance services, the organisation delivers optimal solutions that are tailored to meet clients’ needs.

With expertise in the areas of project development, mining, mineral processing, plant optimisation, operations & maintenance and related water, energy, and infrastructure requirements, DRA Global delivers truly comprehensive solutions to the resources sector. The organisation employs over 4300 people and offers flexible engineering & operations management services worldwide through 17 offices.


Beginning in 1984, DRA Global has grown to one of the largest project management enterprises in Africa and, through organic and acquisitive growth, the organisation continues to advance its global footprint to reach this same expanse.

The DRA Global success story started from a casual conversation between Brian Dowding and Tony Reynard, who both had a vision to create something new and extraordinary and had the courage to make the change. Over 30 years later, DRA Global remains an innovator in the industry and has earned a solid reputation of exceptional delivery.


Over three decades DRA Global has built an impressive knowledge base and are proudly known for superior expertise and value adding, fit for purpose, solutions. This is why DRA Global is the partner of choice for engineering, project delivery and asset management requirements.

DRA Global has designed and built minerals processing plants on six continents and has successfully delivered over 4 500 varied projects and studies worldwide. The organisation has an enviable reputation of on time and under budget delivery – even in some of the most remote and challenging locations – while adhering to the highest safety standards.

Areas of operation June 2019


With strategically located offices, to ensure coverage of all continents and every time zone, DRA Global’s footprint meets client's needs wherever they chose to operate. Diversity is recognised as a key strength and with a deep understanding of cultures and history, DRA Global acknowledges people as the cornerstone to its success.


SAFETY: Live an actively caring culture

PEOPLE: The cornerstone of our business

INTEGRITY: Do what is right

TRUST:  Deliver on promises

EXCELLENCE: Strive to be better than yesterday

COURAGE: Lead the change