ATS specialises in designing, developing and servicing remote camps, including catering, cleaning, accommodation and camp management across the life-cycle of your operation.
We have vast experience in managing the transition through all phases: from exploration through construction and into full production. You give us GPS co-ordinates – we provide a fully operational site, built to your specifications.
We have a full-service capability, global standards of health and safety, security and remote IT systems that keep you connected wherever you are at a competitive price, and develop and integrate local suppliers into our supply chain, leaving a lasting legacy of community upliftment.
We are forward thinking, forward moving and always make a plan, no matter what. All this ensure we deliver value, productivity, sustainability, and employee morale – anywhere in Africa.
Commercial Catering – Nobody better understands that great food is critical to your success than ATS. Our “Smart Menu” design balances nutritional meals with homely treats tailored to suit the specific menu requirements of our client.
Camp Management – Bar, commissary, cleaning, laundry, room management, in-room supplies, public area cleaning, janitorial services and gardening services are tailored to your requirements. Our full range, technology driven camp management solutions takes the headache out of your accommodation services
Facilities Management – Our cost effective integrated facilities management solutions, ranging from camp maintenance, facility design, waste management, etc helps in integrating people, places, processes and the requisite technology needed on site
Supply Chain Solutions – With over 16 years’ experience in Africa, we have developed an extensive international supply chain with the capacity to negotiate and source great supply deals on behalf of our clients thereby getting them value for their money
Camp Construction: – With our extensive construction partners and Camp supplier network, ATS offers the best solution for your camp and building construction requirements. Whether canvas, containerized, prefabricated or cement, ATS is available in providing advice as and when needed.
Catering Services: – The preparation of fresh, nutritious, and well-balanced meals is the heart and soul of our remote camp service. At ATS we know that great food is critical to your success. Operating at the highest international levels of quality, taste and hygiene, our food production cycle is professionally managed and we strictly adhere to ISO 22000:2005 and HACCP standards. Special attention is given to:
- Drive productivity and wellness
- Create well balanced nutritious selections
- Enhance employee retention and improve labour relations
- Provide a constantly changing menu with international and ethnic options
Our in-house Nutritionist has developed a healthy dining branded meal offering that will be rolled out throughout the Group in all new and existing projects.“The primary focus of the nourish program is the identification and awareness of healthy eating options across all areas of our business. We recognize the increasing awareness and interest our clients have in the value of eating for health and fitness. With this growing demand to extend our offerings, we provide knowledge, suggest changes and educate our clients on nutrition – we are proud to offer your nourishment.“
Maintenance – ATS provides full facilities maintenance for remote camps including, general, building, preventative, corrective and curative maintenance.
Cleaning Services – We provide high quality remote camp cleaning services and our cleaning division is one of the fastest growing in Africa. ATS combines technological innovation and old-fashioned hard work throughout our operations across the continent.
We believe that a clean working and living environment is a right that everyone deserves. Our housekeeping services are second to none and we are proud of the hygiene standards in our camps.
Using green-certified and environmentally friendly chemicals we reduce direct pollution and drive innovation to create improved processes, reducing water usage and packaging waste.
Grounds keeping, Gardening and Landscaping We design, install and maintain gardens and exterior environments at remote camps, providing aesthetically appealing areas that promote the wellbeing of employees and give visitors a favourable image of your operations.
Energy Optimisation – ATS will help you to optimise the energy use on your remote camp through an integrated set of solutions that reduce costs and CO2 emissions. We offer an end-to-end solution that provides insight and understanding of consumption, with practical solutions to target and eliminate unnecessary expenditure.
Security Services – Using the latest technology and well trained staff, ATS provides the safest guarding and access control systems for remote camps as well as executive security and protection.
We operate via a linear structure that empowers key people to make vital decisions, alleviating the massive operational hierarchies normally associated with guarding operations.
Supply Chain Solutions – With over 16 years’ experience in Africa, we have developed an extensive international supply chain with the capacity to negotiate and source great supply deals on behalf of our clients thereby getting them value for their money.
Product selection, storage, packaging and transportation are all key to catering for remote sites. Our supply chain management process has been designed to integrate with camp management to ensure that demand and supply signals are transmitted between camps, central procurement teams and supply partners. This allows for flexibility, agility and a faster turnaround time.
Our procurement teams are based both on and offshore, ensuring that the best quality materials are obtained at optimum costs and meet local and international standards. Priority is given to local suppliers and training is provided to ensure the highest quality standards. ATS’s procurement practices are governed by a well-communicated procurement policy. We own and operate a fleet of trucks to transport dry goods, cleaning materials and frozen food.
Head of HSEGIFT joined ATS in 2015 and holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Geography and Environmental Sciences as well as several extensive professional courses in Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) obtained over 13 years in the profession working in Consulting, Mining, Oil and Gas, Alternative Energy and Facilities Management operations across Africa. He has held dual roles in Operations Management and SHEQ, with the ability to ensure that the company Integrated Management Systems compliment the overall strategic direction of the organization, for a safe workplace and a profitable business outcome.Head of Human ResourcesCharles is a seasoned HR Practitioner with 12 years progressive experience in Human Resource Management, currently Head of Human Resources for ATS Group. Prior to his appointment as Head of Human Resources, Charles worked as Senior Manager Human Resource Operations & Learning/Development, Regional HR Manager for Central, East and Southern Africa. Charles joined ATS Group in 2008 and he is a holder of a Master of Science Degree in Human Resources Management (MSc-HRM) and full member of Zambia institute of Human Resources Management (ZIHRM)Managing Director – InternationalDavid is a career hospitality professional with over 19 years in the industry. Prior to current appointment, he's been COO in charge with all ATS operations across Africa, and also holding the GM position for ATS West Africa - in charge with operations across Ghana, Burkina Faso, Mali and Ivory Coast. David holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Hospitality and also Honours in Business AdministrationDirector: Business development and community developmentSharon is responsible for driving new business growth and the client retention programme at ATS. She was worked within the mining, oil & gas, and power sector for the past 10 years, and held various business development roles throughout Africa, South and North America. She has expertise in penetrating new markets, creating brand awareness, developing strategic client relationships, as well as with the management of multi-disciplinary teams and project delivery. Sharon holds a Bachelor of Science, with Honours, from Queens University, Canada and a Post Graduate Diploma from the University of Queensland, Australia.Senior Business Development Manager - South AfricaCharles Joined the Tsebo Group in 2003 and has held the positions of Project and District Manager for Fedics. Prior to the formation of ATS South Africa, Charles was the Senior Business Development Manager for Equality Reef Services, a post he held for three years after moving from operations, where he held the position of Operations Manager. Charles has been in the contract catering industry for the last 27 years and has worked for all big four catering companies in the industry. He holds a National Higher Certificate in Commercial Catering from ML Sultan Technikon and is a graduate of Tsebo’s GIBS Leadership Development Programme.Group Operations ExecutiveKobus holds a National Diploma in Hospitality and a Management Certificate from GIBS.
Kobus has over 20 years working experience in the Hospitality Industry
Prior to this appointment as the Group Operations Executive, Kobus worked as the Regional General Manager for Central Southern Africa, in charge of operations across Zambia, DRC, Uganda and Tanzania.Group Operations ExecutiveAmar has over 18 years’ experience in Hospitality, Remote Camps and Facilities Management. He has worked in a number of roles since joining ATS in 2010, these include operation Manager and several Country Manger positions in Central and West Africa as well as Regional General Manager for French West Africa . Amar is a graduate in Hotel Management and Tourism.
ATS SOUTHERN AFRICA
ATS provides a full turnkey solution; design, procure, construct and furnish your camps anywhere in Africa. We give expert advise on location, utilities and construction of tented camps, fixed or mobile hard camps or permanent structures.
We offer a full Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) service. Our site mobilisation experts take into account the availability of water, power, security as well as long-term weather considerations.
EPCM, facility management and design includes:
- Kitchen / restaurant / mess / bar / shop management
- Housekeeping & laundry
- Gardening & landscaping
- Tented camp accommodation
- Semi-permanent panellised buildings