Anton Engelbrecht

Anton Engelbrecht

Name:

Gerhard Anton Engelbrecht

Profession:

Structural Engineering Technician

Position in firm:

Director & Shareholder

Specialisation:

Structures

Date of birth:

31 July 1962

Nationality:

South African

Academic qualifications:

National Higher Diploma Cape Technicon 1988

Professional membership:

Member of the Engineering Council for South Africa (No 200230226)

Member of the South African Institute for Civil Engineers (No 980043)

Member of the Chamber of Engineering Technology (No 9840010)

Languages:

Afrikaans: Mother tongue
English: Speak, read and write

Anton Engelbrecht obtained his National Higher Diploma at the Cape Technicon in 1988, and joined a multi-disciplinary Consulting Engineering Company in Cape Town. After working in the structural division for 10 years, he joined EKCON Engineers and Project Managers in May 1996 and became a director in April 2005.

He specialises in structural engineering and has extensive experience in the conceptual and detail design of reinforced and post-tensioned concrete structures in the building industry, with emphasis on residential apartment blocks, office blocks, motor dealerships and retail shopping centres.

Some prominent projects include:

  • The Vantage Apartments – Mouille Point,
  • Nooitgedacht housing development -Stellenbosch,
  • Ibadan Mall – Nigeria,
  • The Bastion Park Inn Hotel – Newlands,
  • Academia Student Housing – Stellenbosch,
  • UNAM Student Housing – Namibia,
  • NAMMILLS Abattoir – Namibia,
  • Soneike Shopping Centre – Kuilsrivier,
  • Tygerberg Office Park Phases 1 – 6 – Plattekloof,
  • Mbekweni Mall – Paarl,
  • Imperial Dealership – Brooklyn,
  • Audi and Barons Dealership – N1 City,
  • Porters Auto Dealership – Cape Town,
  • De Watergracht Apartments and Retail – Stellenbosch,
  • Cornerstone Apartments – Tyger Waterfront,
  • Ashleys Investment Cars – Tygervalley,
  • Barons Dealership – Tokai,
  • Unisys & SAP SA Offices – Century City