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Basil Read Holdings Limited operates as a construction company in South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. The company is engaged in the civil engineering, road construction, building, mixed integrated housing developments, property development, bitumen distribution, opencast mining, blasting and engineering, and project management solutions. It operates through Construction, Mining, Engineering, and Developments divisions. The Construction division undertakes civil engineering, roads, and building projects, including earthworks, bridges, pipelines, infrastructure, harbour and marine works, industrial plants, sports facilities, roads, highways, and airports and related industrial activities. The division also offers build-operate-transfer contracts, design and construct, and alternative solutions. The Mining division is engaged in the opencast contract mining; mine spoils rehabilitation; bulk earthmoving; thin, thick, and multiple seam mining; hard-rock selective mining, and materials handling. This division also provides blasting services to the construction, quarrying, and mining industries. The Engineering division is involved in the engineering, procurement, and construction services, as well as renewable energy operations. The Developments division focuses on housing developments, mixed use residential estates, and light industrial parks. This division serves national, provincial, and local governments; parastatals; and non-governmental organizations. The company was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Boksburg, South Africa.

Founded in 1952

basil read holdings ltd (BSR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Financial Officer, Financial Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: R437.1K
Managing Director of Basil Read Mining
Total Annual Compensation: R3.9M
Chief Operations Officer of Basil Read Roads ...
Total Annual Compensation: R2.1M
Head of Group Risk & Compliance
Total Annual Compensation: R1.1M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

basil read holdings ltd (BSR) Key Developments

Basil Read Holding Ltd. (JSE:BSR) Plans to sell Basil Read Energy

Basil Read Holding Ltd. (JSE:BSR) plans to sell Basil Read Energy (Pty) Ltd. Basil Read Holding said it will sell the energy subsidiary as it received non-binding offers between ZAR 70 million and ZAR 80 million in November 2014.

Basil Read Appoints Mr. Mahomed Salim Ismail Gani as an Independent Non-Executive Director to the Board of Directors and as Member of the Audit Committee, with Effect from April 15, 2015

Basil Read announced appointment of Mr. Mahomed Salim Ismail Gani as an independent non-executive director to the board of directors and as a member of the audit committee, with effect from April 15, 2015. Mr. Gani has over thirty years of experience in the accounting and audit profession.

Basil Read Holding Ltd. Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2014

Basil Read Holding Ltd. reported consolidated earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2014. For the year, the company reported revenue was ZAR 6,502,407,000 compared to ZAR 6,128,152,000 for the same period last year. Operating loss was ZAR 906,237,000 compared to operating profit of ZAR 55,228,000 for the same period last year. Loss for the year before taxation was ZAR 892,900,000 compared to profit before taxation of ZAR 113,064,000 for the same period last year. Loss for the year after taxation was ZAR 742,218,000 compared to profit after taxation of ZAR 91,373,000 for the same period last year. Net loss for the year was ZAR 820,879,000 compared to profit of ZAR 281,470,000 for the same period last year. Loss for the year attributable to equity shareholders of the company was ZAR 789,938,000 compared to profit attributable to equity shareholders of the company of ZAR 310,742,000 for the same period last year. Diluted loss was 599.86 cents compared to earnings of 235.97 cents per diluted share for the same period last year. Diluted loss per share from continuing operations were 540.13 cents compared to earnings of 91.61 cents per diluted share for the same period last year. Net cash flow used in operations activities was ZAR 201,655,000 compared to ZAR 2,715,000 for the same period last year. Diluted headline loss were 362.08 cents compared to earnings of 86.99 cents per diluted share for the same period last year. Headline loss was ZAR 476,809,000 compared to profit of ZAR 114,558,000 for the same period last year. Capital expenditure for the year was ZAR 339,074,000 against ZAR 257,766,000 a year ago.


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