BBR Holdings (S) Ltd (“BBR”) was listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange in 1997 and was subsequently transferred to the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited in September 2006. BBR has an authorised share capital of $100 million and issued paid up share capital of $13.6 million.
Incorporated in 1993 in partnership with the Switzerland-based BBR Network, BBR Holdings (S) Ltd commenced operations in 1994 under its previous name of BBR Construction Systems Pte Ltd. BBR Holdings (S) Ltd was established as part of a global strategy to form a worldwide network whereby BBR Network grants access to the latest technical know-how, resources and the exchange of information on a broad scale and within international partnering alliances.
The BBR Network can be traced back to 1944 when three Swiss engineers, Brandestini, Birkenmaier and Ros, formed a partnership under the name BBR Bureau. Today, the BBR Network comprises a worldwide network of affiliated companies, joint ventures and franchisees that offer specialist construction engineering activities spanning some 42 countries from around the world.
In 2001, Singapore Piling & Civil Engineering Pte Ltd was integrated into the BBR Group. Singapore Piling & Civil Engineering Pte Ltd was incorporated in 1970 and is registered with the Building & Construction Authority of Singapore under “A1” classification for both Building (CW01) and Civil Engineering (CW02) since 1984. “A1” is the highest classification of registration under BCA that enables the company to tender for public sector contracts of unlimited value.