TECHNICAL SERVICES

Manager Electricity
Phakamani Nxele
Tel :033 239 9245
phakamani.nxela@umngeni.gov.za
Manager Plant and Equipment
Sbu Zuma
Tel: 033 239 924
Cell: 073 421 3983
sbu.zuma@umngeni.gov.za
Manager PM
Vacant
Tel: 033 239 9245
technical@umngeni.gov.za
Manager Roads and Storm Water

Bongeka Mlotshwa

Tel: 033 239 9277
Cell: 067 009 4012
bongeka.mntambo@umngeni.gov.za

GENERAL MANAGER TECHNICAL SERVICES

The department is responsible, among other functions, for the provision of infrastructure to residents and other basic services affecting our communities on a daily basis.

THE CORE FUNCTIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT ARE AS FOLLOWS:

  • Roads, Storm Water and Traffic Engineering Services.
  • Parks, Gardens and Environment Services
  • Waste Management Services
  • Vehicles Plant and Equipment Services
  • Contracts and Projects Services
  • Electricity Services
  • Low Income Housing delivery, EIA’s (Environmental Impact Assessments), Planning Approvals and Implementation of Infrastructure and Top structures to Low Income Housing Projects.

CHALLENGES FACED BY THE DEPARTMENT

  • Ageing infrastructure
  • The lack of availability of adequate resources to maintain existing infrastructure assets.
  • The available capacity of bulk services in support of development.

ACHIEVEMENTS SINCE 2001:

  • Total Low Income Houses with access to all basic services 6400units
  • Total 0f 35km’s of surfaced roads constructed.
  • All urban areas have access to water, sanitation, electricity. road and refuse collection.
  • Greenest town awards
  • Vuna Awards
  • Govan Mbeki award for housing innovation.
  • Job creation programmes as in formed by the Expanded Public Works Programme are applied to all Infrastructure Projects.