Businesses currently operating in Westville
1 Master Builders Association (MBA) KwaZulu-Natal
An employers’ organisation, the MBA KwaZulu-Natal membership comprises 760 enterprises involved in the building industry and related activities. The headquarters, which are situated on Essex Terrace, is an award-winning embodiment of environmental building practices. The building features a wind turbine and energy-conserving features like a roof garden and natural lighting.
2 TBWA Hunt Lascaris Durban
The international marketing and advertising group established its KwaZulu-Natal regional headquarters in Southend Essex Gardens decades ago, operating from one of the older office nodes in Westville.
3 Network Configurations
Information technology (IT) support and outsourcing specialist group Network Configurations built their offices along Essex Terrace several years ago. Established as an IT support company in 1999, the company’s core focus is delivering IT services to small and medium-sized businesses.
4 Life College of Learning
The Life Healthcare group established its Life College of Learning centres in 1998 and has been registered as a private higher education institution with the Department of Higher Education and Training since 2008. The centres contribute towards South Africa’s national skills pool, specifically in the fields of nursing and health sciences.
5 Health Systems Trust
Established in 1992, the Health Systems Trust is a leading force in the South African public health arena and played a significant role in the evolution of the new national health system. The head office is another business operating from Essex Terrace.