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]; Ashley’s Investment Cars [Tygervalley]; Barons Dealership [Tokai]; and Unisys & SAP SA Offices [Century City].
Profession: Structural Engineering Technician
Position in Firm: Director & Shareholder
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)