DMT Kai Batla and B Chiwale Sign Partnership Agreement to Expand Services in Angola

Johannesburg (South Africa) – 26th June, 2024 – DMT Kai Batla (Pty) Ltd, the South African subsidiary of DMT GmbH & Co. KG, a global engineering services and consultancy firm of the German TÜV NORD GROUP, announces the signing of a significant partnership agreement with B Chiwale Prestação de Serviços, a leading consulting company based in Angola. It is specialized in geology, geotechnical, environmental management and socioeconomic studies in the sectors of mining, energy, and infrastructure. The agreement will leverage the strengths of both companies to secure, pursue and execute projects in Angola and the wider region. The cooperation will create synergy effects from which future projects will benefit.

The two companies will jointly pursue and conduct business, governed by the standards of excellence set by the TÜV NORD GROUP. The expertise and profiles of both companies complement each other exceptionally well and the cooperation strengthens the market position of both. They will collaborate in identifying and executing joint business opportunities in the Angolan market. Mr. Severino Chiwale, Managing Director of B Chiwale, stated, "This partnership marks a significant milestone for B Chiwale as we expand our service offering. We are excited to collaborate with DMT and leverage their global expertise to deliver high-quality services to our clients."


DMT looks forward to a successful collaboration with the overarching goal of establishing itself beyond South Africa in neighboring markets and enabling clients to create sustainable, long-term value. Mr. Sodhie Naicker, Managing Director of DMT Kai Batla, commented, "We are happy to partner with B Chiwale and enhance our presence in Angola. This collaboration aligns with our strategic goals and commitment to delivering excellence in every project we undertake."

Jens-Peter Lux, Managing Director at DMT GROUP, highlights that Southern Africa is a region rich in raw materials, which harbors great potential, “Angola has the opportunity to develop its mining sector as well as processing capacities and far beyond. The goal must be to generate significant added economic value through the development of a flourishing downstream industry. Angola could not only focus on the extraction of raw materials, but, for example, also on battery production.”

Mr. Severino Chiwale and Mr. Sodhie Naicker formalized the agreement in a signing ceremony held at B Chiwale Prestação de Serviços headquarters in Luanda, Angola. This clears the way for the partnership to now focus on the acquisition and execution of projects specifically in sectors including exploration, mining, infrastructure, environmental management, and engineering.


About DMT Kai Batla:
DMT Kai Batla (Pty) Ltd, part of the DMT GROUP, is a leading consulting company providing a wide range of services in mining, civil engineering, infrastructure, oil and gas, and plant and process engineering. With offices and subsidiaries across the globe, DMT Kai Batla is dedicated to delivering innovative solutions and expert advice to its clients.

About B Chiwale:
B Chiwale Prestação de Serviços is a consulting company based in Luanda, Angola. The company specializes in providing consulting services in the sectors of mining, oil and gas, renewable energy, and infrastructure, with a strong focus on environmental, health and safety services, geology, and socio-economic studies.

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