The AFRIDECA Group is a reputable construction, civil and management company, undertaking the overall planning, coordination and control of construction projects such as shopping malls, multi-story office complexes and manufacturing facilities.

Fully registered to operate in Namibia, South Africa as well as Angola, AFRIDECA services both the public and private sectors by providing extensive solutions, honed and tested through more than 40 years of active experience - resulting in difference that is plain to see.


Founded in Namibia by Johann de Beer in 1972, under the name Deca Construction, the company's success led to expansion into new territories such as South Africa and Angola in 2003, when the name changed to AFRIDECA.

In 2004 Thinus van Zyl and Bruce Gardner joined the team, combining a wealth of expertise and experience in the contracting, construction and management fields, quickly leading to AFRIDECA becoming the preferred associate for South African companies wishing to extend into Angola, relying on a wealth of skilled personnel and a fleet of specialised construction equipment.

In 2012 Johann de Beer passed away and his son, Dirk de Beer joined the company to follow in his footsteps. With the exceptional growth of the business over the past 10 years, another valuable member of the Afrideca team, Piet Boltman became a shareholder and director in 2013.

Good ethics

Sustainable business ethics sit at the heart of growth. tailored and financially viable building and engineering projects are completed on time and within budget, whilst adhering to African Health, Safety and Environmental standards strict business ethics permeates through everything we do.

From the strong ethical vision of our leaders to the experienced motivated management team consisting of Project ManagersQuantity Surveyors and Engineers, right through to our well-labor force and network of qualified contractors - our business is transparent, ethically considered and above all, sound.

Setting industry standards

Founded and managed upon innovation and flexibility, AFRIDECA aims to set the industry standards for ethics, safety, environmental practices, sustainability as well as through the achievement of projects based on trusted partnerships with Clients, Supply Chain and Personnel.

Through crafting unique and cost-effective solutions for our clients, we offer disciplined contracting, construction and management services created to ensure return on investment, satisfaction and best possible project outcome, from inception to completion.


Thinus van Zyl
Piet Boltman