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Basil Read Holdings Limited operates as a construction company in South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. The company engages in the civil engineering, road construction, building, mixed integrated housing developments, property development, bitumen distribution, opencast mining, blasting, and excavating activities. It operates through Construction, Developments, Engineering, and Mining divisions. The Construction division undertakes civil engineering, roads, and building projects, including earthworks, bridges, pipelines, infrastructure, harbor 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 engages in the surface contract mining, which includes drill, blast, load, haul, dump, material handling, and processing services to the mining, quarrying, and construction industries. This division is also involved in mine spoils rehabilitation; bulk earthmoving; thin, thick, and multiple seam mining; hard-rock selective mining; and provision of specialized drill and blast, mine design and planning, and infrastructure development services. The Engineering division offers engineering, procurement, and construction services. The Developments division focuses on large-scale mixed-income integrated housing developments. This division serves government, parastatals, and non-governmental organizations. The company was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Boksburg, South Africa.

6,426 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/28/15
Founded in 1952

basil read holdings ltd (BSR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: R1.5M
Chief Financial Officer, Financial Director, ...
Total Annual Compensation: R1.9M
Managing Director of Basil Read Mining
Total Annual Compensation: R2.1M
Executive Officer of Corporate Affairs & Gove...
Total Annual Compensation: R1.5M
Executive Officer of Business Development
Total Annual Compensation: R2.7M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

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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