Lithon Holdings Transportation Engineering

Transportation & Airports

Specialising in road, airport and rail infrastructure, our dynamic team expertly navigates the entire process from feasibility studies and planning to construction supervision and project management.

  • Design services (geometric, pavement and hydrology)

  • Aviation engineering and services

  • Railway engineering

  • Traffic engineering (roads and airport master plans)

  • Road and pavement design and rehabilitation

  • Transportation, pavement and bridge management systems

  • Hydrology and drainage infrastructure (bridges, culverts and storm water reticulation)

  • Public transport planning

  • Highway and road design (urban and rural)

  • Parking and pedestrian facilities

  • Geological and geotechnical analysis

  • Site investigations and feasibility studies

Supervision services include full-time and part-time supervision of transportation construction projects with proper quality assurance procedures being applied.

Transportation & Airports Projects

PMS Visual Assessment and Budget Recommendations, Otjiwarongo

Visual assessments of about 82 km of surfaced roads and 26 km of gravel roads around Otjiwarongo and compiling a 5-year maintenance budget with recommendations.  The visual assessments were done in accordance with the relevant PMS methodologies. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES Visual assessments and feedback on pavement conditions Cost estimates for the proposed rehabilitation and maintenance…

OR Tambo

The project entails the investigation, detailed design and supervision of runways at OR Tambo over a period of 5 years. Full-time site supervision and contract administration for quality control and assurance purposes during the course of the construction stage were also the responsibility of the consultant. Lithon was responsible for the detailed investigation and rehabilitation…

Eros Airport

The project entails the detailed investigation of the airfield pavements and the rehabilitation of the runways, taxiways as well as extension of the aprons. A holding action phase on the main runway was also conducted prior to the full rehabilitation. Lithon conducts full-time site supervision and contract administration for quality control and assurance purposes during…

Otjiwarongo Road Upgrades

Upgrading of about 8 km of gravel roads to bitumen standards within two existing extensions of Otjiwarongo. One extension is situated in the DRC informal settlement area consisting of hilly terrains. The other area is within a formalised area within Otjiwarongo. Services provided: Material investigations Geometric, pavement and storm water designs Contract administration Contract documentation…

Opuwo – Sesfontein

Upgrading a 75 km long section of the existing gravel road between Opuwo and Sesfontein to bitumen standards. Services provided: Client Liaison Material and Road Centreline Investigations Pavement Designs Hydrology Designs Contract Administration & Reporting Construction Supervision

Ongos: Road Network Planning & Roads and Storm Water Infrastructure

Roads and stormwater design for new township development. Project area is about 180ha for 2,500 houses.  The study of external and internal bulk road infrastructure and the investigation, design and supervision for the provision of internal road infrastructure in road lengths in excess of 20km. Services provided: Client Liaison Geometric Designs Pavement Designs Storm water…