Meet Our Team

John Odendaal

Director – Plant

John was employed by Hiload Construction in 1983 as a store man / site clerk and is now responsible for the overall management of the plant division.

Stanley Lapperts

Director – Construction

Stanley Lapperts was employed by Hiload Construction in 1988 as a Foreman. He is the Senior Site Agent in the Company and is responsible for Construction management on the sites.

Murray Martin

Director – Contracts (B.Sc. Eng Pr. Eng)

Murray has 40 years experience as a Professional Civil Engineer in both the construction and design fields. He has been a director of Hiload since 1989 and a founder member of Inyanga Projects.

Michael Demblon

Director – Contracts

Mike was employed by Hiload Construction in 1995 as a Technician and is now a Contracts Manager for the group. He has overall responsibility for Labour and Contract Management of the sites.

Ian Smith

Director – Financial

Ian started his carreer as a Quantity Surveying Technologist with WBHO. He was employed by Hiload Construction in 1993 as a QS Technician and is now a Director of Hiload Inyanga Construction responsible for the Financial and Tendering divisions within the company.