About Us

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Monarch&Co International and a group of companies including partner, affiliate and contracted companies, come together collectively and are represented by M&C Africa (M&C) – focusing on African development. M&C delivers engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance (EPCM), and project management to governments and clients in diverse industries around the world. For decades, clients have selected M&C as their choice to complete challenging projects in all parts of the world.

The group is run by CEO, James Bowling, a British national that spends much of his time in M&C’s Johannesburg office, South Africa. Bowling views Africa as the opportunity for expansion of their business and M&C’s services and products.

M&C has quickly built a reputation for applying innovative methods and performing precise engineering and construction work. Today, M&C continues to develop and implement innovative solutions for complex project issues in diverse industries, including chemicals and petrochemicals, commercial and institutional (C&I), government services, life sciences, manufacturing, mining, oil and gas, power, renewable energy, telecommunications, and transportation infrastructure.

Outside of the aforementioned services, M&C also offer Residency & Citizenship by Investment Programmes globally, International Property and Capital Investment, Money Transfer, Travel, Banking, Legal, Company Formation and Fiduciary Services.

AT M&C WE ARE COMMITTED TO:

  • Delivering practical solutions to the more complex engineering problems
  • Using innovation engineering and project management tools to enhance our clients’ businesses
  • Remaining professional, open and honest while building long-term relationships
  • Adding value for our clients, our employees, and the communities in which we operate
  • Offering our Global Citizen clients a “Lifestyle Hedge”

CONSTRUCTION
We have a substantial labour force of tradesmen and construction operatives, and a substantial plant holding.

We take on our commitment of investing in training and development for our employees very seriously. We believe that this creates a strong and loyal workforce, which improves safety, culture, productivity and community.

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WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US:

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
M&C aims to make a positive contribution to local communities wherever we operate. We commit to local employment and training as part of this approach, and we have also participated in a number of initiatives to bring benefits to the community both in Africa and overseas. We encourage our staff to get involved and generate ideas for community improvement and investment. Community and CSR initiatives we have contributed to include:

HEALTH & SAFETY
M&C is committed to maintaining the highest standards of health and safety on all of our sites, and all projects are carried out in line with our Health and Safety Management System. We are constantly working on ways to improve our health and safety systems and performance. We employ qualified and experienced professionals to ensure that health and safety excellence is achieved on all our projects.

QUALITY CONTROL
M&C is committed to providing its clients with a high quality service and end product. All M&C sites operate under a quality assured set of procedures, set out in our Management System.

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MATERIALS TESTING
As part of our commitment to quality we have established laboratories to support our projects in Africa, which play a key role in providing a quality product. We have recruited local technicians to staff the labs, who have been provided with extensive training by our laboratory ex-pat team.

TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT
M&C directly employs national workforces on projects in Africa. Skill transfer and training is vital to provide essential skills, competency, training and development. We provide comprehensive Health, Safety and Environmental training to all new recruits to ensure that all our operations are delivered in a safe and sustainable manner. This includes induction training, life skills classes, training in the Company standards, policies and hazard specific training.