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Jones & Wagener has the following accreditations and affiliations:

Jones & Wagener is a corporate member with NICOLA (

Nicola aims to establish a solid platform for the development, application and dissemination of sustainable practices, knowledge and technologies related to contaminated land management in Africa. Their overall objective is to pro-actively empower the African contaminated land management sector to identify, assess and manage contaminated land within a science based sustainable best practice framework.

NICOLA focuses its activities in three main themes:

  • Knowledge sharing: Provide an African forum for the dissemination and exchange of good practice, practical and scientific knowledge and ideas to manage contaminated land sustainably;
  • Networking: Develop new relationships and strengthen existing relationships with other networks; and
  • Inspire scientific best practice: Stimulate coordinated, interdisciplinary projects on collaborative, problem oriented research and knowledge transfer to address identified needs.
Jones & Wagener is ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 45001: 2018 certified. ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is the world's largest developer of voluntary international standards. International standards give state of the art specifications for products, services and good practice, helping to make industry more efficient and effective. Developed through global consensus, they help to break down barriers to international trade. Visit the ISO website for more information. ISO 9001:2015 certification ISO 9001:2015 is a certification that indicates that Jones & Wagener’s quality management system has met the quality management criteria outlined in the standard. The ISO 9001: 2015 standard is based on a set of quality management principles. These principles are explained in more detail in ISO’s quality management standards, for more information please visit ISO - ISO 9000 family — Quality management. With the use of ISO 9001 Jones & Wagener intends to ensure that we provide our clients with consistent, high-quality consultancy services, in turn resulting in business benefits to both ourselves and our clients. ISO 45001: 2018 certification ISO 45001:2018 certification indicates that Jones & Wagener’s occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system has met the requirements outlined in the standard. Following the guidelines outlined by ISO 45001:2018 has enabled Jones & Wagener to provide a safe and healthy working environment for our employees by preventing work-related injury and ill health, as well as by proactively improving our OH&S performance. ISO 45001:2018 has assisted Jones & Wagener achieve the intended outcomes of our OH&S management system, including:
  • continual improvement of OH&S performance;
  • fulfilment of legal requirements and other requirements; and
  • achievement of OH&S objectives.
  For more information on the standard please visit ISO - ISO 45001:2018 - Occupational health and safety management systems — Requirements with guidance for use.
Jones & Wagener is a proud member of CESA. Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) aims to be the 'Proud Voice of Consulting Engineering in South Africa'. CESA is a body that promotes its members joint interests and, because of its standing, provides quality assurance for clients. Over 500 firms employing just over 22 000 staff, who collectively earn a total fee income of almost R19 billion per annum, are members of CESA. CESA is committed to the principles of sustainability and the promotion of engineering excellence. Visit website for more information.
Ardent Jones & Wagener is a proud Level 1 B-BBEE contributor with procurement recognition of 135%. Our black women ownership is 18.25 % with total black ownership at 30.34 %. Click here to download our latest B-BBEE certificate.