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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING PROJECTS

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2008 to date HVAC, Clean rooms & Mechanical Services
  Position:  Business Unit Manager
Gauteng Branch Mechanical Service Manager for all Mechanical Services of the 20 staff with 9 Specialist Engineers.
Duration:  3 years
Project Value: R20 Mil Fees / year
2010 to date Adcock Ingram Clayville.  New Pharmaceutical Plant
  Position:  Design Project Manager
Engineering and design of the GMP HVAC/ECS for the Liquids, Creams & Ointments (LCO) pharmaceutical facility.  Services provided include GMP Layout assistance, Environmental Control Systems (ECS or HVAC), pipe service utilities and HVAC project management.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R50 Mil Mechanical
2008 - 2009 Prisons - PPP
  Position: Lead Mechanical Engineer
Brief Description:  Design of HVAC and Wet services for planning and construction of 4 new prisons
Assigned Tasks:  Mechanical Services and co-ordination to design team.
Duration:  2008 - waiting for feedback
Project Value
: R40 Mil Mechanical
2008 to date Be Tabs Pharma Pharmaceutical Plant
Position:  Design Manager Engineering and design of the Oral Solid Dosage (OSD) and Liquids, Creams & Ointments (LCO) pharmaceutical facility.  Services provided include Architectural designs, Environmental Control Systems (ECS), pipe service utilities, electrical reticulation, structural designs, clean room paneling, fire control services and project management.
Duration:  2 Years
Project Value: R110 Mil Mechanical
2008 Hitachi Cable Reel Design & Fabrication Project
  Position:  Mechanical Specialist Engineer
System Engineering and Manufacturing management of this electrical cable realer from mines in Zambia.
Duration:  1 Years
Project value:  R5 Mil
2007 to 2008 Polokwane ICC
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering and Design of the HVAC, Wet Services, Fire Protection & Tribune Seating Lifting System
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R45 Mil Mechanical
2005 - 2007 Owen Sithole College Abattoir
  Position:  Mechanical Design Engineer
Engineering and design of the HVAC, Domestic Water and all S/S Specialised Equipment for a combined red and white (poultry) meat Abattoir for lecturing students.
Duration:  2 Years
Project Value:  R1,5 Mil
2005 - 2007 Mangusi Hospital
  Position:  Design Engineer
Engineering and design of the HVAC, Domestic Water, Fire, Steam and Medical Gas for the new Female Ward.
Duration:  2 Years
Project Value: R 2Mil Mechanical
2005 - 2007 Mseleni Hospital
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering and Design of the HVAC, Domestic Water, Fire, Steam, Medical Gas and Laboratory Equipment:  for the new Female Ward and Laboratory.
Duration:  2 Years
Project Value: R2 Mil Mechanical
2004 - 2007 Hlabisa Hospital KZN
  Position:  Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of HVAC, Domestic Water, Fire, Steam, Medical Gas and Laboratory Equipment for the construction of Nurses accommodation, Male Ward, Female Ward, Laboratory, CSS and Operating Theatres.
Duration: 3 Years
Project Value: R12 Mil Mechanical
2006 Obanjeni District Office
  Position:  Design Engineer
Engineering design of the HVAC, domestic water and Fire protection for new office block in Mkuze KZN.
Duration:  1 Year
Project Value: R1 Mil Mechanical
2005 - 2006 iLembe District Municipality (Stanger)
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of JVAC upgrades to the head office, disaster management building and technical services building.
Duration:  2 Years
Project Value: R2 Mil Mechanical
2004 - 2006 Position:  Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of all new HVAC and Fire Protection installations.
Duration:  2 Years
Project Value: R3 Mil Mechanical
2004 LA Complex New Debating Chamber
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering design of the Chilled Water HVAC, domestic water and Fire protection for new office block in Ulundi KZN.
Duration: 1 Year
Project Value: R8 Mil Mechanical
2004 LA Complex New Office Complex
  Position : Design Engineer
Engineering design of the Chilled Water HVAC, domestic water and Fire protection for new office block in Ulundi KZN.
Duration: 1 Year
Project Value: R8 Mil Mechanical
2004 - 2006 Xstrata Lydenburg Cable Way, Hopper and Conveyor System
  Position:  Design Engineer
Engineering, investigations and preliminary design of a 38km commercial cable way system between Thorncliffe and Lydenburg Smelter for Chrome Ore transportation and storage.
Duration : 3 Years
Project Value: R100 Mil
2004 - 2005 Malgate Building DBN Building Upgrade
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of an HVAC upgrade, AHU replacement and Goods Lift for the 12 story office complex.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R2 mil Mechanical
2003 - 2004 Bayside Aluminium Plant Upgrades
  Position: Design Engineer & Project Manager
Engineering, design and project management of a hydraulically operated Paste Plant Moulding Vibrator Ejector System, Rod cooling Cast Wheel and Continuous Cooling Trough.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R2 Mil
2003 - 2004 Hillside Aluminium PTA Compressor Rooms
  Position:  Design Engineer & Investigator
Engineering, design and project management of an overheating investigation which included the installation and evaluation of two different spin filter pressurization systems.
Duration:  2 Years
Project value: R1 Mil
2003 - 2004 Hillside Aluminium Hopper Bay
  Position: Design Engineering & Project Manager
Engineering, design and project management of Hopper Bay safety upgrade, HVAC surveys and upgrades to the main laboratory.
Duration : 2 Years
Project Value: R1 Mil
2003 - 2005 Mhlathuzi Water HVAC Upgrades
  Position: Design Engineer & Project Manager
Engineering, design and project management of Turnkey HVAC installations for server rooms, inverter rooms, laboratories, offices and conference rooms.
Duration : 2 Years
Project Value: R1 Mil Mechanical
2003 Ramming Machine Transportation Design between Mozal and Hillside
  Position: Design Engineer & Project Manager
Engineering, design and project management of the specialised transportation frame and truck conversions for the transportation process.
Duration:  6 months
Project Value: R 500 000
2002 - 2003 Ticor South Africa HVAC Upgrade (ISCOR Minerals)
  Position: Design Engineer & Contractor
Engineering, design and project management of Turnkey and fee based HVAC installations for server rooms, mines, inverter rooms, labs and offices.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R1 Mil
2002 ICC World Cup Score Boards Cooling
  Position:  Design Engineer & Contractor
Engineering, design and project management of Specialized A/C Systems for the graphical score boards at Bloemfontein, PE, CPT, EL, PTA and JHB
Duration: 6 Months
Project Value: R1 Mil
2002 - 2003 Dickinson Refractory's Natal (Hillside Delining) Excavator
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of Excavator usage, conversions and tooling design for delining processes inside the Hillside Smelter area.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R2 Mil
2001 - 2002 Cell-C Regional Offices HVAC Upgrades
  Position: Design Engineer & Contractor
Engineering, design and project management of Turnkey HVAC installations for the new DBN, PE and Sandton offices.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R2 Mil
2001 - 2002 East Coast Radio House (Umhlanga DBN) New Studio's
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of A/C, Fire detection and ventilation of the new East Coast Radio studio's, offices as well as the rest of the building.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R2 Mil
2001 - 2002 Leomat Plant Hire Plant Conversions
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering, design and prototype development of a Log Loader conversion from a 966 CAT Dozer.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R1 Mil
2000 - 2001 Dickinson Refractories Natal New Factory
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of A/C, factory ventilation and smoke ventilation as well as the crane system for the new industrial building in Alton, Richards Bay.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R1 Mil
1999 - 2001 Toyota World class Manufacturing DBN
  Position: Design Engineer (subcontractor to BKS)
Engineering, design and project management of Mechanical Ventilation and Air-Conditioning of new 7000m2 facilities at Toyota in DBN.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R2 Mil
1999 PMB Deeds Office
  Position: Construction Management
Engineering and project management for upgrade of the CO2 fire protection and A/C on new extensions.  Including inspections on maintenance gantries & harnesses.
Duration: 1 Year
Project value: R 1 Mil
1999 Reservoir 3 Durban Reservoir Hills Hydraulics
  Position: Design Engineer (subcontractor to BKS)
Engineering and design of the Hydraulic, Electrical and Mechanical maintenance gantry inside the reservoir.
Duration: 1 Year
Project Value: R 1 Mil
1999 - 2000 National Teachers Union Building Empangeni HVAC
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of A/C, fire detection and smoke ventilation for the new auditorium and conference facilities.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R1.5 Mil
1999 - 2004 Engen Refinery Bluff, Durban HVAC Systems
  Position: Design Engineer
Engineering, design and project management of upgrade of installations and maintenance programs for all HVAC installations in all refinery buildings including Control Rooms, UPS Rooms, Battery Rooms, Laboratories, Sub Stations and office blocks
Duration: 5 Years
Project Value: R4 Mil (estimate)
1996 Richards Bay Airport Roof Design & Manufacture
  Position: Engineer & Contractor
Design and manufacturing of curved laminated timber roof trusses with s/s cable tension members at the Richards Bay Airport.
Duration: 1 Year
Project Value: R1 Mil
1995 - 1996 Mhlathuzi Water Suspended Decks
  Position: Engineer & Contractor
Design and manufacturing of s/s cable suspended timber decks attached to the side of luxury flats in Richards Bay.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: R2 Mil
1991 - 1993 HOUWTEQ (Satellite and Rocket Motors)
  Position: Test Engineer
Structural test system design and execution of numerous structural tests on satellites and solid fuel rocket motor structures involving hydraulic actuators, strain gauges, optical strain measurements, high speed cameras, pyrotechnics and displacements.
Duration: 3 Years
Project Value: Classified
1990 Littleton Engineering Works Armscor (Deson)
  Position: Test Engineer
Structural test bench design and execution of numerous structural tests on helicopter and vehicle structures involving hydraulic actuators, strain gauges, optical strain measurements and displacements.
Duration: 1 Year
Project Value: Classified
1989 ATLAS Aircraft Structural Tests
  Position: Test Engineer
Structural test bench design and execution of numerous structural tests on helicopter and aircraft structures involving hydraulic actuators, strain gauges and displacements.
Duration: 1 Year
Project Value: Classified
1987 - 1988 CSIR Rooivalk Helicopter Turret Project
  Position: Engineer
Engineering and design of frames, structures and systems to test the different workings of a the 30mm hydraulically movable turret gun.
Duration: 2 Years
Project Value: Classified

 

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