Boupen Construction Division has been in the industry since 1973 and through the many decades, established a repertoire constructing and developing residential and commercial properties and redeveloping buildings.

For almost 45 years, we have made it our priority to transform the real estate landscape across various Provinces of South Africa, by investing in: the very best materials, most knowledgeable and skilled architects and construction Personnel and constantly remaining relevant by keeping up-to-date with the latest trends and modern advancements in the construction industry.

Our wealth of experience has seen us involved in significant projects that not only placed us as leaders and experts in our field, but established us as a trusted and reliable brand among our clients.
The projects that placed us on the map, exposed us to people from all walks of life as it has always been within our ethos to deliver to clients from diverse income brackets and social backgrounds. This ensures that individuals, regardless of their background, have the pleasure of living and working in buildings constructed to the highest standard, exuding architectural brilliance and modern functionality.

We are members of the Master Builders Association (MBA) and are able to embark on projects that are fully turn-key. Our residential range spans across group housing, affordable housing, middle income group housing and upper market groups. Whilst, our commercial range spans across warehousing, neighbourhood shopping centres and office blocks.
OUR MOST NOTABLE PROJECTS INCLUDE:
  • The construction of one of the first Boeing Aircraft hangers at the then "Jan Smuts International Airport", Johannesburg
  • The successful completion of various projects for the Transkei Development Company and The House of Delegates (the then Indian Representation Council), many years before the end of the Apartheid era.
  • Providing more than a thousand Homes to people accross the full spectrum of need and affordability
To ensure effective property construction, we are able to carry-out the following functions:
  • Acquire land for developments
  • Procure finance for housing project developments
  • Deliver township services
  • Execute building projects
The cornerstone of our construction division are the values we uphold, this includes:
  • Maintaining integrity and honesty to ensure a long-lasting relationship with our clients based on mutual respect
  • A strong commitment in providing quality properties by dedicating time and resources to the entire construction process
  • Consistency in our services and the quality of work we undertake
Boupen Construction is duly registered with the National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) and approved as a developer by all financial institutions.

Leading the Division

Hercules Johannes Botha (Herk)

H J Botha (Herk) is the Founder Member of the Group and he is the Group Managing Director. He graduated in 1955 from the University of the Witwatersrand with a Degree in Quantity Surveying, where after he spent three years in a professional QS Firm.

After his career as a Professional QS, he was employed by various companies in the Construction Industry.

He started his first construction company(Pen Construction) during 1971 and then formed the first wholly-owned company, Boupen Construction, during 1973.

Herk’s career in the Construction Industry has included the management and operation of Civil Construction, Building Construction, Housing and Township Reticulation.

As a natural progression in the industry, Herk formed an Estate Agency. Boupen Properties has operated successfully since 1978, and to this day Herk is still the Principal of the business.

David Botha

David joined the construction and property development industry in 1984 with the Boupen Group of Companies, which was established in 1973.

David qualified at Technikon Witwatersrand in 1987 with a National Higher Diploma in Building Surveying.

David was appointed as a director of Boupen Housing (PTY) Ltd in 1997.

David has managed various projects in Gauteng and the Eastern Cape in the commercial, civil and residential sectors of the construction industry. David has extensive experience in Sectional Title and residential township development, Cost Control, Quantity Surveying and Property Sales.

David has assisted in managing and successfully completing various Turnkey projects, own developments and construction of Housing and commercial ventures for various Government Departments and Multi-National corporations and Private Sector developers.

David is currently a director on all the Boupen Group companies and has had experience in all facets of business , including Finance, Legal and Operational procedures, Property Sales and Development.

Mark Botha

Mark joined the construction and property development industry in 1986 with the Boupen Group of Companies, which was established in 1973.

Mark was appointed as a director of the Boupen Group of Companies in 1997.

Mark has managed various projects nationwide and abroad in the commercial and residential sectors in the construction industry. Mark has extensive experience in Project Management, Cost Control and Property Sales and development.

Mark has assisted in managing and successfully completing various Turnkey projects, own developments and construction of Housing and commercial ventures for various Government Departments and Multi-National corporations and Private Sector.

Mark is currently a director on all the Boupen Group companies and has had experience in all facets of business , including Finance, Legal and Operational procedures, Property Sales and Development.