Alex Meyer

Name:

Alexis Meyer

Profession:

Mechanical Engineer

Position in firm:

Director & Shareholder

Specialisation:

Mechanical Building Services, Heat Transfer

Date of birth:

27 May 1980

Nationality:

South African

Academy qualifications:

M Sc. Eng (Mech) University of Stellenbosch 2004
B. Eng (Mech) University of Stellenbosch 2002

Professional membership:

Registered Professional Engineer at the Engineering Council for South Africa (No 20110080)
Member of the South African Institute of Refrigeration & A/C (No 3730)

Languages:

English: Mother tongue
Afrikaans: Speak, write, read

Alex Meyer is a qualified mechanical engineer with a Masters’ degree in engineering. He received his B.Eng (Mech) degree in 2002. He was nominated for the ‘Best Final Year Project’ in which the development of a device whereby the smoke opacity exiting the exhaust of a vehicle could be measured was designed.

His MSc. Eng. (Mech) degree was completed at the University of Stellenbosch in 2004. His project entailed the development of a range of air-to-air heat pipe heat recovery heat exchangers whereby waste heat could be recovered. Appreciable results for the project were obtained and he received a cum laude for the project.

In 2011, he was appointed as a director of Ekcon Engineers and Project Managers where he is primarily undertaking consulting work in the air conditioning field. He also designs drainage systems, water reticulation systems, fire plans for buildings & lift installations in buildings.

Prominent projects include:

  • The Glen Luxury Apartments
  • Nautica Apartments, Mossel Bay
  • Tygervalley Health Care
  • Somerset Links Apartments
  • Buitenkloof Centre
  • Upper East Side
  • Strand Towers Hotel
  • Topaz
  • Execuject
  • Kalahari Mall
  • Pinehurst Shopping Centre
  • Media 24 Head office
  • Tsogo Sun Hotel