Why Work With Us?

Since 1993, Chris Howes Construction has delivered exceptional quality and value.

National Footprint

Our national footprint allows us to operate our business all over South Africa and beyond. Having successfully operated in Port Elizabeth for 17 years, CHCSA open their Gauteng branch, placing Director, Anton van der Westhuizen to oversee operations.

26 Years of Experience

The ability to change and be malleable as a business has been prized at the birth of this 21st century and beyond. CHC-SA specializes in concrete flooring, as well as being able to adapt to the needs of our clients. Our expertise flows from a foundation of construction, spanning twenty-three years, to the expansive concrete floors of major distribution centres in and around South Africa.

Industry Leaders

In 2015, Chris Howes Construction (CHC-SA) turned 21. As a company grows and matures, there is a need to develop with the ever changing demands of the organisation and the environment it finds itself in. Evolving over 21 years, CHC-SA has emerged as the premier construction company in Port Elizabeth and built homes of the highest quality. Through grow, experience and demand, CHC identified the niche of concrete flooring within the construction industry. Through strategic partnerships and focused professionalism, CHC-SA has developed as a national leader in this field.

Recent From Blog

La Farge HQ –  Jhb, South Africa

La Farge HQ – Jhb, South Africa

Lafarge HQ in Longmeadow, Johannesburg, South Africa – Polished Concrete reception. Looking great, 8 years later #polishedconcrete

CHC on Radio

CHC on Radio

Partner at Chris Howes Construction, Wouter van der Westhuizen was interviewed on KingfisherFM about vision and 2019. Content hosted...

Levels of Concrete Polishing

Levels of Concrete Polishing

How to achieve different levels of sheen on a polished floors and a better understanding of Polished Concrete:  At...

Another Day at CHCSA

Another Day at CHCSA

Laying Concrete flooring in Namibia and South Africa

Concrete Windfarm Base

Concrete Windfarm Base

Concrete Windfarm base at Coega IDZ. (595m3) Fog Spraying to help protect the concrete on a hot, windy Summer...

We create in Concrete

We create in Concrete

From flooring to reinforced concrete, we are your concrete partners.

The competence of delivering high standards and quality flooring for the retail and manufacturing sectors paved the way for CHC-SA to offer a solution to wind farm development within the Eastern through our Concrete Pump Hire division, realising the values we set in place to realise a triple bottom line of Profit, People and Planet. By playing a role in the construction of the wind farms in and around the Eastern Cape, we add a contribution to the sustainability of the planet.

OUR TEAM LEADERS

HEAD OFFICE PORT ELIZABETH AND REGIONAL OFFICE IN GAUTENG

Chis Howes

Chis Howes

Partner

Founding partner Chris Howes is based in Port Elizabeth but has a presence in Gauteng several days of each month. His exceptional expertise in construction of concrete flooring establishes CHC-SA as the leading concrete flooring supplier in South Africa.

Wouter van der Westhuizen

Wouter van der Westhuizen

Partner

Joining Chris, 6 months into the business, Wouter has managed the construction and finances of CHC-SA. HIs constant oversight of operations allows him to guide and mentor over the entire organisation.

Anton van der Westhuizen

Anton van der Westhuizen

Director - Gauteng

After taking up the challenge of overseeing CHCs Gauteng expansion, Anton accepted a directorship in 2016. In his role of Director Gauteng Operations, CHC-SA has grown significantly to establish a national footprint.