Introduction to BMC Africa

Burport Marine Consultancy (Africa) Pty Ltd. (BMC Africa)

BMC Africa is a South African based Maritime Consultancy established in 2003 with associates and partners based in and around South Africa, in Ireland and Australia.
BMC Africa, its partners and associates, in addition to their local client base, have serviced clients as far a field as the Far East and in many countries on the African Continent in Europe and the Middle East.

BMC Africa is a broad based Maritime Consultancy (as can be seen from the list of areas of expertise, skills and experience) having undertaken and completed many varied and complex projects (as can be seen from the list of major contracts undertaken).

BMC Africa consultant base consists of executives and associates who together provide the skills and expertise to the various projects to which they are allocated, as and when required, under the BMC Africa umbrella. The BMC Africa executives as well as consulting, oversee and project manage the various projects.

BMC Africa executives are highly qualified and experienced Consultants, Surveyors and Project Managers.  Its management team is small and together with its associate arrangements, allows BMC to operate with reduced overheads, and thus provide cost effective services.

BMC Africa associates are highly qualified and experienced Independent Consultants with a wide range of consultancy experience in their own fields of expertise that are contractually associated with BMC.

BMC Africa has an excellent track record in respect of the professional approach it brings to the projects it undertakes, and the quality of its work which has resulted in a very satisfied client base.


Company Capabilities

Burport Marine Consultancy (Africa) (Pty) Ltd, (BMC Africa) is a company geared to provide specialist marine consultancy services to the international maritime community and emerging countries within Africa and Australasia.

BMC (Africa) incorporates a skilled and experienced group of professionals able to render hands-on advice and guidance to maritime authorities and marine organisations. Their expertise incorporates port management and security, systems consultancy, marine administration and all aspects of shipping.

Being an African based company BMC is in touch with the developing needs particularly of the African Continent and Emerging economy needs. Its individual members have had extensive experience in dealing with maritime bodies such as the International Maritime Organisation (IMO); and the International Association of Lighthouse Authorities (IALA). Contact with these organizations has been through involvement at Committee and Council level and in maritime projects aimed at finding sustainable solutions to problems in emerging maritime states and in particular in Africa.