Johan graduated in 1982 from the University of Pretoria in South Africa. This university is well known internationally and many prominent engineers have graduated there. Johan also graduated with a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering (Project Management and Water System Engineering) from the same university. Johan also completed a Diploma and Higher Diploma in Arbitration through the South Africa Association of Arbiters of which he was a Fellow.
Employed by government departments, local governments, by the private sector and owning his own companies, Johan has build up a wealth of experience in all facets of civil engineering, including project engineering/management, detail design, tender documentation and adjudication, construction supervision and administration, commissioning and operation, arbitration and dispute resolution.
Johan’s main aim is to be what an engineer should be: to provide innovative and cost-effective solutions. Therefore, in order to keep the company small, fees are not a major driving factor for Johan, but being financially responsible to communities is.