Company Registration: 2011/034628/23
Tholangkhutso Trading Projects 586 is a 100% black owned community-based enterprise established in 2011. It is owned by Frans Marakalala who is representing the highly dedicated and enthusiastic generation of previously disadvantaged men who are prepared to contribute to the mainstream economy. Coupled with vast industry experience, he has basic qualifications and skills in invasive alien plant control and maintenance including herbicide applicator and first aid.
The name “Tholangkhutso” means get rest in sepedi. But how can anyone get rest without a well looked after environment. Such things as shade and green grass are one of the key component towards us truly getting rest. Hence getting rest and therefore looking after our environment go hand in hand before our eyes.
We also have our own highly dedicated team allowing us to properly control the plants that are useful for our environment as well as those that are harmful and need to be removed or cleared.. In addition we collect scares plants for research purposes, as well as other decorative products.
From being one of the reliable garden businesses to have been established in Town, we have grown into a business with a reputation we can be proud of, built up as a result of the knowledge we have accrued over the years of understudy with other Alien Plant Control service providers. The top class service and quality of work we provide is reflected in our customer feedback.
Our benchmark is to take the entire market by storm with our high quality solution for the invasive alien species and plants. With the correct and deep understanding of the market, we have been successful in growing into a sustainable entity within a short period of time. Our solution is rooted in the bottom-up approach derived from the diverse cultures observed in our communities. We are mastering the structural challenges of resources and access by operating in the originally brutally volatile market and proud to be equal players.
Tholangkhutso Trading Projects 586 have well established infrastructure and capacity to execute any project with precision while complying with all the relevant regulations. Our dedicated team is adequately skilled and receives in-service training from time to time to ensure sustained excellence and satisfaction.
The company currently employs 11 full time and 9 temporary employees during projects. We have a team of young, dynamic and dedicated people who form an integral part of the company’s success. Our staff is comprised of 60% women, 40% youth and we always strive for 2% disabled persons. We recruit our staff from indigent