Some tips to remember when searching on our Directory:
- Less is more
- Always use spaces between acronyms e.g A B C Construction
From the Dashboard you can select the All dropdown and search by selecting Directory.
You can search with just the Company name you are looking for in the Search Text Field or click the Search Icon to View the Directory Search Page.
You can also search by using the various filters on the left:
Saved Searches – for any searches you have previously saved or to add a new saved search
Category – Directory will be selected if you have followed the above prompts
Region – Regions are expandable and can be narrowed down when clicking
Serviceable Region – Also expandable and refers to the region the Company services
CIDB – Expandable: Ability to Filter via Rating, Class or PE
CSD – True or False
BBBEE – Expandable: Ability to Filter via Classification or Status
Professional Types – Choose your specific professional type by expanding this option
Trades – Choose a trade or multiple trades
RFQ State – Expand to select receives or does not receive
Search – Click to complete your search implementing the filters
Clear All Filters – Clears all selected filters
Search History – shows any search history
Advisory Settings Search – searches using Advisory Settings
You can also use the RESET option at the top next to the Search icon to completely reset your search.
NOTE: Directory is Weighted according to Advertisers and then alphabetically when searching for Trades + Region
You can change your page size to a maximum of 100 by clicking on the below on the top right hand corner:
You can filter your search by “Relevance” or “Newest” here:
- Relevance will be the results that best match your search criteria.
- Newest will be the latest entries added to our directory or updated.
You can expand the view to be able to see the whole company on the results page without clicking on the Company, Division, Branch or contact by clicking on the following:
This also shows how many contacts are listed in that whole company.
To view tenders and projects that the entire company is linked to, click on the following:
This will take you to the Search Page showing results for the linked tenders and/or projects.
If you perform a search that returns no results, an email will be sent to the Directory department who will follow up with you and advise on a way to search that will return results or offer their assistance.