Ol Kuruto Borehole Project

Ol Kuruto Borehole Project

Located in the heart of the Maasai Mara Game Reserve in Narok County, Olkuroto Primary School was established by the local community in 2009 with the assistance of a number of donors, key among them The Society of Jesus. The donors built two classrooms and two toilet blocks to cater for the 300 students but availability of water remained a key problem with students required to fetch water from Talek River about

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Annual Management Conference 2019

Management Conference 2019

A key event in the D&S calendar is the annual Management Conference which has become a tradition going back over 25 years and which brings together all senior managers from across the Group for an intensive programme of interaction and idea sharing that marks the start of the D&S planning cycle. Themed 'Putting Customers First', this year's conference was planned and overseen by CEO David Gatende and the

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Kaizen Launch

Kaizen Launch

Continuous improvement philosophy Kaizen has long been practiced at D&S but the decision was recently taken to formalize its adoption throughout the organization with the initiative being officially launched at D&S HO by CEO David Gatende and new D&S Kaizen specialist Benedict Ndulu at the D&S HO Training Center. Under the slogan 'Pamoja Tuanagamize Muda' (Together we will Eliminate Waste), the practice seeks

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D&S Long Serving Staff - Kimari Gachanja

Kimari Gachanja Interview

Kimari Gachanja is one of the legends of D&S having joined the firm just two years after its foundation in 1946 and then going on to give 50 years of exemplary and unblemished service as a master technician and installer. Group CEO David Gatende and Branch Executive Margaret Kuchio recently paid him a courtesy call as they visited his leafy rural home in Murang'a and interviewed him about his fascinating life

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