Matt Brammeier tweets a photo of some new equipment during a training ride in Belgium
The German, who has worked with Cavendish on other squads, will serve as the team's performance director.
Professional services firm Deloitte stepped in and co-sponsored the squad, which helped bring Cavendish to the African-based outfit.
With the Pro Continental team announcing Dimension Data as its new sponsor, reports say Cavendish will also sign with the team.
MTN-Qhubeka and Cavendish have been talking, but a deal would be contingent on the British sprinter bringing a major co-sponsor on board.
The South African-registered team made history on the roads of France, which the squad hopes to continue moving forward.
The wildcard African team came to the Tour with a plan — wear a jersey and win a stage — and accomplished both goals
Andrew Hood takes a look at what's worth remembering, and forgetting, at the Tour through the opening nine stages
MTN-Qhubeka promises to attack and hunt stages in its historic Tour appearance as Africa's first squad to appear in the race