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DCD is an international manufacturing and engineering company providing products and solutions to the rail, defence, mining & energy and marine sectors.  

It comprises eleven businesses, each focussed on a manufacturing niche and a recognised leader in its field. The companies are long-established with the oldest in the group having been in operation for over 100 years.  As a group DCD is able to offer comprehensive, integrated heavy engineering solutions in addition to bespoke individual solutions at each company. 

Scale of capabilities

DCD has been an integral participant in SA infrastructure development for decades and is now playing an active role as a partner of choice to government in the current infrastructure expansion drive. 

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Its superior engineering expertise and world class facilities are supported by innovative design capability. Market-leading R&D is a central focus. 

With its head office in Vereeniging, South Africa, the group employs approximately 1600 people across the country. 

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Another successful project demonstrates DCD Marine Cape Town’s ship repair expertise and proven service delivery

As one of the most established and experienced oil and gas upstream service providers in South Africa, and a company within the DCD Marine Cluster, DCD Marine Cape Town has earned a reputation as a safe, reliable and internationally competitive shipyard.

DCD Protected Mobility, a division od DCD Group (PTY) LTD, takes centre stage at Land Forces East Africa Exhibition 2014, Tanzania

A two day Land Forces Defence and Security Exhibition was launched on 15 July 2014 by the Minister of Defence and National Service of Tanzania, Mr Hussein Mwinyi.

Nigeria plans to manufacture South African APCs
The South African company DCD Protected Mobility has unveiled a new type of mine-protected patrol vehicle that it says will be built for the Nigerian Police Force's (NPF's) paramilitary units.
‘One Team, One Goal’ – DCD Marine Cape Town pulls out the stops to ensure another successful project in Saldanha Bay
DCD  Marine Cape Town has built up a loyal client base with some of the world’s  largest shipping and offshore drilling companies.
Minister Alan Winde Recognises Company For R1 billion Oil and Gas Contract, 1 000 jobs created
On Monday (30 June 2014) Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, addressed an award ceremony recognising local rig repair company, DCD Marine Cape Town, for their efforts in attracting a R1 billion investment into the Western Cape's Oil and Gas sector. Here's an extract of his speech: