Services Provided by Luriware (Pty) Ltd Consulting Agricultural Engineers
Farm Planning and Conceptualisation
Our farm planning unit will visit your piece of land to assess and discuss with you on your proposed agricultural practice. They will guide you through the processes involved towards the realisation of your dream.
Feasibility Studies and Business Planning
Our Feasibility and Agribusiness Team will assist you with the feasibility study to help determine whether your farming or value adding business is a viable option. Our feasibility study will be filled with calculations, analysis and estimated projections while our business plan is made up of mostly tactics and strategies to be implemented to grow the business at optimal level.
Preliminary Studies to Advise Designing
Our consultants will assist you with Topographical surveys, buried services detection, geotechnical investigations, Environmental Impact Assessment (E.I.A), Geohydrological investigations, water testing, soil testing and analysis, Existing infrastructure assessment, reconnaissance surveys.
Professional Design of Farm Buildings and Infrastructures
Our Team will assist in agricultural farm planning, design & development of controlled environment agriculture facilities, aquaponics facilities, hydroponics production facilities, agri-Hubs and AgriParks, Irrigation and drainage systems, mechanisation plans, farm storage facilities, packhouses, abattoirs, livestock housing, soil and water conservation systems biogas systems and general farm infrastructure. We also undertake research and development works for the development of better rural infrastructure. Our major experience is in farm planning, design, development of controlled agriculture farm infrastructure, biogas systems and general farm infrastructure. We also specialize in agricultural infrastructure projects implementation and development, technology transfer, controlled climate agriculture, precision livestock farming research and development. We are passionate about provision of engineering advisory support to farming communities through, development of plans, designs, equipment or infrastructure needed for the production and processing of agricultural products. Our experience covers preliminary site investigation, conceptual & detailed design, preparation of design drawings, producing estimates, bid documentation, evaluation of bids, appointment of the contractors and supervision of the construction of agricultural infrastructure projects, research and development of new technology in controlled environment agriculture and livestock facilities. We have vast knowledge of Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) and livestock infrastructure development, AutoCAD, Revit, Civil 3D, GIS, GNSS and GPS RTK utilization skills. Some of the farming community project that we assist the farming community include: 1. Vertical Farming projects 2. Aquaponics projects 3. Hydroponics projects 4. Greenhouse tunnels projects 5. Controlled Environment Agriculture projects 6. Aeroponics projects 7. Housed Feedlots, hog houses, dairy systems, goats and sheep facilities 8. Biogas projects coupled to feedlots, dairy, hog houses and sweet sorghum fields.
Project/Program Management and Construction Supervision
Our team will assist in directing and coordinating human and material resources throughout the life of your project by using modern management techniques to achieve predetermined objectives of scope, cost, time, quality, and participating objectives. manager fall into these seven categories: In Project management planning our team will assist with 1. Cost management 2. Time management 3. Quality management 4. Contract administration 5. Safety management Our construction management team will manage the team working on the project, define each person’s role and responsibilities. Some clients would also appoint us as their Project Management Unit (PMU) to manage consultants and contractors assisting and providing services to them
Mentorship and Training
We are have a commitment and undertaking (C.U) with the engineering council of South Africa (CU2014014A). Our commitment is to create a conducive environment for the provision of training and mentorship of those thriving to be players in the Agricultural Engineering Field. Our Mentorship also extents to school going students to inspire them to consider Agriculture as a profession and a tool for sustainable livelihood.
Our Team Sectional Heads
Fortunate Mutenje, Managing Director
Works as a major figurehead of LURIWARE (PTY) LTD Consulting Agricultural Engineers typically overseeing and managing all functions in the Company. Plans and implements departments strategies and also takes part in the company’s overall strategic decisions and ensures that her allotted department(s) are working in accordance with such goals. email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tendai Justin Mutenje, PrEng, Chief Engineer
Tendai Justin Mutenje is a Registered Professional Engineer (Pr. Eng.) with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA). He is a member of the South African Institute of Agricultural Engineers (SAIAE) and the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE). Chief Engineer, Project Manager and Director of Luriware (Pty) Ltd. Heads the Technical Team. email: email@example.com
Allen Mkondwa, Head Farm Planning
Allen Heads the Farm Planning Team in Providing Specialist Agricultural input in the Design and Implementation of Agricultural Projects in a Dynamic Team of Agricultural Consultants. Has extensive experience in Farm planning, controlled environment agriculture, greenhouse infrastructures, general agricultural production and development. email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Millicent Nyebera, Human Resources and Projects Office
Millicent heads our Human resources and project office. She manages the team to achieve their goals both at the office and on site. email: email@example.com
Cleopaton Samvura, Head Technician and Transport Logistics Officer
Cleopaton heads our technician teams both at the office and on project sites. Cleopaton assists in construction supervision/ logistics works: email firstname.lastname@example.org
Some of the Office and Engineering
Our team comprises of eningeers, technicians, farm planning specialists, site reps, admin, office hands and external consultants