About Us

Managing Director's Policy Statment

The Circle Group has been associated with different Mining Houses inter alia achieving success in providing catering, accomodation & labour since 1994.

During these years, Circle has transformed from a sole proprietor to a Group of Companies providing employment for more than 300 employees and providing a number of services to all the major Mining Houses.

Our commitment to building relationships is paramount in the manner in which we conduct business. On-going communicatoin with our customers ensures that we identify and accomodate their needs.

The Circle Group is committed to:

  • Maximise quality service without sacrificing Health, Safety and Training.
  • Provide a comptetitive cost effective service.
  • Promote the principles of Skills and Equity development.
  • Conform to legislation without being legislatively driver.
  • Address all risks adequately.
  • Jointly develop and implement policies through the Employee-Employer Forum.

  • To be at the forefront of empowerment of previously disadvantaged groups in South Africa.
  • To stimulate foreign investments through successful BEE partnerships.
  • Continuous improvement of the SHEQ/HASSOP SYSTEM.
  • Measurable objectives as per minute in management reviews.
  • Provide safe working environment and food products.
  • Prevent pollution.

our products and services

who are we?


Catering Capacity


Established in


To be a leading non-racial entreprenuerial
and socially responsible company with not less than
26% Black Economic Empowerment Shareholding.

To provide excellence through productivity, safety and training as well as jobs creation.


We provide excellent products and services in the following fields:

  1. Accomodation and Catering
  2. Hotel and Lodge Management
  3. Property Development
  4. Mining Projects
  5. Manufacturing of Rail products and related services.
  6. Skilled & semi-skilled personnel.


  1. Provide exceptional services to the Mining Industry and to comply with the requirements of the Industry.
    • Social plan/job creation.
    • Procurement in BEE sub-contractors and suppliers.
    • Improving housing and accommodation facilities in the mining environment.
  2. To earn a fair return in such a way as to make a real and premanent contribution to the wellbeing of our Country (in general) and our employees (in particular).
  3. Obtain a competitive share in the mining industry.
  4. To manufacture and to provide a range of products at a competitive and cost effective rate.


  • We believe in a decentralised management system that creates entrepreneurial and participative management, combined with explicit accountability and strict financial records i.e. to include employee participation via the Employee - Employer forum.
  • We adhere to a code of conduct and a company policy, to ensuring the highest ethical standards.
  • We manage our business to ensure a long lasting mutually beneficial business relationship with our customers.


Ensure that collective stakeholders of our customers are included and liaised with in order to promote labour relations.

Management Structure

Broad Based Black Economic Emporwerment Policy

The group is well advanced in promoting prescribed policies and adhere to the principles of the Mining Charter as well as the Tourism Charter and legislation.

Our current BBBEE rating is Level 4.

The following three areas and seven key elements form the pillars to broad based black economic empowerment in the Group.

Direct Empowerment

  • Ownership
  • Management

Human Resources Development

  • Employement Equity
  • Skills Development

Indirect Empowerment

  • Preferential Procurement
  • Enterprise Development
  • Social Economic Development

To provide excellence through productivity, safety and training
as well as jobs creation.

Circle Group of Companies

Services Available

The following Companies render services in the following fields:
1. Circle Catering & Accomodation (Pty) Ltd

  • Supply of accomodation units.
  • Catering accordingly to approved menus.
  • Management of Lodges and Hostels.

2. Crocodilian Exquisite Hotel

Available Facilities:

  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Wedding/Functions
  • Conferences
  • Bed & Breakfast

3. Circle Rail (Pty) Ltd

  • Installation and Maintenance of surface and underground Rail Systems.
  • Supply wooden and plastic sleepers together with a patented rail fastening system.
  • Manufacturing and suppliers patended fastening clips to fit all concrete sleepers in use.

4. Circle Properties (Pty) Ltd

Circle Properties acquire land and build infrastructures such as:

  • Accomodation Facilities
  • Office Blocks
  • Residential Units

5. Circle Mining Consultants (Pty) Ltd

All mining and contract activities in the mining industry.
Supply of specialized mining personnel in categories such as:

  • Mine Managers
  • Shift Overseers
  • Artisans
  • Specialized Miners and Developers
  • Team Leaders, Rock Drill Operators & Load Operators
  • Winch Operators & Loco Operators

6. Bafokeng Circle Holdings (Pty) Ltd

Operations in the Rustenburg area.

Circle Catering & Accomodation (Pty) Ltd

Circle can accomodate and cater for approximately 7500 people, providing 3 meals per day.
Accomodation and catering facilities being managed:

Current Commitments:

  • Kokosi/Fochville (2)
  • Kroondal - Rustenburg
    North West
  • Tau Lekoa - Orkney
    North West
  • Shiva Uranium - Klerksdorp
    North West
  • South Deep - Westonaria
  • Crocodilian Exquisite Hotel and Restaurant
  • Steelpoort (2)
  • Boshoek Contractors Residence - Rustenburg
    North West
  • Boshoek Aveng Grinaker Residence
    North West
  • Boshoek Lodge
    North West
  • Amandelbuit

Previous Experience:

  • Buffels 6 - Stilfontein
    North West
  • Buffels 7 - Stilfontein
    North West
  • Buffels Stores 2 & 7
    North West
  • Ezulwini - Westonaria
  • Northam
  • Swartklip
  • President Steyn - Welkom
    Free State

Circle Properties (Pty) Ltd

Circle Properties acquires land and build infrastructures such as accommodation facilities, office blocks and residential units.

  • Upgrading of existing Hostel Units.
  • Conversion of Hostel units into single quarters and family units.
  • General repair and maintenance of buildings.

Circle Rail (Pty) Ltd

Circle manufactures and supplies a range of Railway Engineering products such as:

  • Rail Clips
  • Rail Wedges
  • Rail gauge widening units

  • Elastic Rail Spikes
  • Plastic Sleepers
  • Wooden Sleepers

Circle Mining Consultants (Pty) Ltd

All mining and contract activities in the mining industry.

  • Mine Planning and Design
  • Mine Management
  • Mining Contractors

  • Suppply of specialized mining labour.
  • Payroll management, administration and implementation.


Don't hesitate to contact us if you
have a question or comment?

Physical Address
10 Market Street, Fochville, 2515

Postal Address
P.O. Box 36, Fochville, 2515