Who we are

Originally established in 1974 as a lead tracker of residential, building and civil projects, Databuild has evolved to become a pivotal player in the construction and allied industries and a vital source of intelligence for all participants.

Manufacturers, suppliers, contractors and sub-contractors rely on Databuild to increase their business opportunities through its extensive spectrum of services, all of which are geared to delivering accessible, dependable construction information.

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Products and Services

A dynamic online database of active contacts, projects and tender opportunities in South Africa and other African countries. More

A sales management system that enables users to maximise their leads by consolidating sales information to better control the sales process. More

A network of specification specialists who offer a range of services to the industry, including product specifications. More

A monthly snapshot overview of key economic trends affecting the local construction industry. More

A comprehensive data analytics service that provides invaluable construction market insight to managers and contractors. More

International products currently not available in South Africa are sourced by Databuild and showcased to architects and specifiers at hosted events. More

Databuild Online clients receive full access to their account through their Android or iPhone mobile device. More

Databuild can organise and host your next event, online webinar or CPD presentation. More

Project information for the

building and civil industry

Databuild is committed to facilitating fruitful, sustained relationships between developers, architects, contractors, engineers and other industry professionals.

To this end, Databuild conducts thorough research on the construction industry, providing clients with comprehensive information on public and private projects, as well as tender opportunities in South Africa and other African countries. Contact details of the relevant professionals involved are also included and all information is cross-referenced with at least two professionals on the team to ensure accuracy.

Access to reliable and real-time information enables Databuild clients to proactively and timeously market their products and services to the right industry players and thus increase business opportunities throughout the industry supply chain.

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