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Our Work Ethic, Accountability, Dedication, Safety, Commitment, Optimism, Quality, Trust, Integrity, Measured Performance and Excellence is non-negotiable!

We are commited to perform for our customers the highest level of quality construction services at fair and market competitive prices. * To ensure the longevity of our company through repeat and referral business achieved by customer satisfaction in all areas including timeliness, attention to detail and service-minded attitudes. * To maintain the highest levels of professionalism, integrity, honesty and fairness in our relationships with our suppliers, subcontractors, professional associates and customers.




In 2003, Ernst Vermeulen and his brother, Pieter, founded Verlen Developments to fulfill a need in  steel and building construction market. From the beginning, the Vermeulen family infused its company with strong values, integrity and innovation.


Verlen Developments has built a reputation for delivering innovative solutions in the construction and development industry in South Africa and expanded by adding additional heavy civil engineering projects to our resumé in areas including petro chemical and steel construction.

2012- to date

Based on our market research and client’s needs, Verlen Developments expanded further to include residential development and embraces both design-bid-build as well as alternative delivery methods to provide the most effective and efficient solutions for each project. We pride ourselves in our commitment to our employee’s, safety and our longstanding client relationships built through many years of outstanding quality and integrity.