We are a leading South African based project management, infrastructure planning and consulting engineering practice with more than 50 years of experience in sub-Saharan Africa. We engineer solutions which build communities because we are passionate about improving people’s lives.






mariswe – verb, (colloq.) improving lives by building communities.

Mariswe (Pty) Ltd is a South African black owned company which has been active throughout southern Africa since 1972. The company has a staff complement of more than 145 in 9 offices across South Africa. With a strong core of successful projects, the company has built a proud tradition of excellence in providing engineering solutions with integrity across sub-Saharan Africa. Mariswe takes this reputation forward with a focus on improving peoples’ lives in everything we do. Read more...

Mariswe holds a Level 1 Contribution level on the DTI’s Construction Sector Codes of Good Practice

Mariswe is 100% employee owned with 60.87% direct shareholding, 25.01% by the Mariswe Black Employee Trust (MBET), and 14.17% held by the Mariswe Share Trust.

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Mariswe is committed to investing in the education and development of South Africa’s youth in fields of study associated with the competencies required by the company. In this regard Mariswe offers bursaries, paid vacation work and experiential training, graduate employment and a structured mentoring programme, known as the Blueprint Programme, to assist young graduates with professional registration.

South African citizens who are pursuing BSc (Eng), BEng, BTech or post graduate studies in civil engineering at a recognised South African university or Technikon are eligible for bursaries. Undergraduate students must have successfully completed all first year subjects. Preference will be given to students from previously disadvantaged backgrounds.
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