WSSA forms part of the holding group Mea Aqua, a Luxembourg based company, that supplies water services in Africa and the Middle East. WSSA was established in 1986 as Aqua Gold to provide bulk water solutions in KwaZulu-Natal. WSSA’s head office is based in Woodmead, Johannesburg with regional offices in East London and Empangeni. The company also has operational offices across the country for easy interaction with the client.
WSSA employs a staff complement of 1,200 people across its operational sites to manage over 80 water systems and 60 wastewater systems on behalf of municipalities, parastatals and industries.
Underlying the company’s success are WSSA’s integrated ISO systems. WSSA holds triple accreditation in the following standards:
- ISO 9001:2008
- ISO 14001:2004
- OHSAS 18001:2007
WSSA has a CIDB grading of 9ME, 9CE and 9PE.
The company is a level 4 B-BBEE contributor.