Collectively combining more than 30 years of Consulting Engineering and Project Management experience Zoep has successfully contributed to the following key areas:

  • Bio-gas infrastructure
  • Electrical infrastructure
  • General civil and structural engineering
  • Industrial and residential buildings
  • Industrial structures and installations
  • Telecommunication infrastructure
  • Structural auditing and certification
  • Project management
  • Manufacturing Facilities
  • Mining infrastructure
  • Waste management engineering:
  • Waste disposal, medical, general and industrial waste management


The following projects were completed with personal involvement from Mr. Rudi Pieters

Forensic and Structural Audit

  • Assmang Machadorop, Yearly Ohsa Inspection and Audit – Machadodorp
  • Bokoni Platinum Mine, Haul Road Audit – Burgersfort
  • Bokoni Platinum Mine, Middelpunt Hill, Drainage Audit – Burgersfort
  • Imperial Logistics Freightmax Jacobs, Structural Audit – Durban
  • Imperial Logistics Freightmax Building Collapse Make-Safe Project
  • JHI – Dudley Heights, Building Audit – Johannesburg
  • JHI – Louwliebenhoff, Building Audit – Johannesburg
  • Kangala Coal Mine, Yearly Ohsa Inspection and Audit – Delmas
  • Mercury – Zeus 765kv Ohl, Foundation Issues, Forensic Audit – Parys
  • Oppikoppi Structural Audit – Northam
  • Strathea Colliery, Structural Audit – Middelburg
  • Union Mine, Structural Wall Collapse, Forensic Audit – Northam

Civil and Structural

  • Civil and Structural Engineer for Agricultural Research Council Vopi Project – Roodeplaat
  • Civil and Structural Engineer for Centurion Golf Estate Entrance Revamp – Centurion
  • Civil and Structural Engineer for De Aar Secure Complex – De Aar
  • Consulting Civil and Structural Engineer for Modikwa Platinum Mine No 2 Shaft – Burgersfort
  • Design and Detail of Modikwa Evaporation Ponds – Burgersfort
  • Structural Engineer for the extensions to Generaal Hendrik Schoeman Primary School – Hartbeespoort.
  • Various Warehouse Designs and Details.


  • Design and Detail of Stormwater Dam at Lancaster Gold Mine – Krugersdorp
  • Design of Wall Traveling Cranes – Mozal, Mozambique
  • Design and Detail of Overhead Crane Service Trusses – Mozal, Mozambique
  • Design and Detail of Furnace Installation at Northam Platinum – Northam
  • Design and Detail of Furnace Installation at Lonmin Platinum – Marikana
  • Design and Detail of Modikwa South 2 Plant Development – Burgersfort
  • Design and Detail of Vlakfontein Coal Mine Processing Plant for African Rainbow Minerals – Delmas
  • Design and Detail of Slew Conveyors – Delmas
  • Civil and Structural Engineer for Rugani Bio-Gas Plant – Tarlton
  • Civil and Structural Engineer for Lukhanyiso Bio-Gas Plant – Welkom
  • Civil and Structural Engineer for Cathedral Peak Hydro Electrical Plant – Cathedral Peak

Full Mine Infrastructure Development

  • Design and Detail of Mmamabula Mine Development for Maatla Resources – Botswana
  • Design and Detail of Kangala Coal Mine for Mineral Resource Developments – Delmas
  • Design and Detail of Vlakfontein Coal Mine for Fox Projects – Delmas
  • Design and Detail of Mmamabula Coal Mine – Botswana

The following disciplines were covered in the design and detailing of the above mentioned mining projects:

Terraces, Retaining Walls, Drainage and Stormwater Management Plans, Roads, Buildings, Bunkers, Bogey Tracks, Tip Slabs, Slew Conveyors, Foundations and Structures

Residential and Commercial Projects

  • Second Storey Addition to Eloffsdal Church – Pretoria
  • Structural Audit and Civil Input to Stoneridge Shopping Centre – Modderfonein
  • Civil and Structural Engineers to Rustenburg Magistrates Court Upgrade – Rustenburg

Complete Residential Projects as well as Brown Fields Projects:

  • Alberts House – Kosmos
  • Britz House – Hartbeespoort
  • De Gouveia House – Cornwall Hill
  • Van Rooyen House – Hartbeespoort
  • Diener House – Pretoria
  • Ebersohn House – Hartbeespoort
  • Kritzinger House – Pretoria
  • Larkin House – Bronkhorstbaai
  • Moller House – Cornwall Hill
  • Rouessart House – Centurion

Telecommunication Infrastructure

  • Appointed as Design and Construction Engineers for Saab Grintek – for the Vodacom Expansion Package, Consisting of Design, Inspection and Certification of Self-Supporting Towers; and
  • Associated Services Such as Soil Conditions and Foundations
  • Appointed Site Structural Engineering to Kumba Iron Ore Kolomela – for Telecommunication Infrastructure Expansion Compromising of self supporting Lattice Towers

Electrical Infrastructure

  • Civil and Structural Engineer for Nubuamis 66/11kv Substation Upgrade
  • Civil and Structural Engineers for the following Substation Upgrades and Building Designs:
      • Blackhill
      • Blinkpan
      • Greenview
      • Savannah
      • Waterval Kaxu, etc.
  • Various substations design and detail work for various voltages primarily for municipalities, industrial installations and mines. Including but not limited to:
      • Bapsfontein SS Extension
      • Eikenhof SS 88kv
      • Fleurhof Modular SS 132kV
      • Hippo Quarries
      • Isang SS 400kv
      • Moatize SS
      • Modikwa SS
      • Riversideview SS 132kV
      • Taucal SS
      • Waterval SS Extension
      • Wemmer SS
  • San Soucci – Nivensdrift 132kv Ohl Design Amendment and Foundation Nominations
  • Kaliti – Addis East 132kV OHL, Pile Design – Ethiopia
  • Addis West – Black Lion 132kV Ohl, Pile Design – Ethiopia
  • Halejone – Liqhobong 132kV Overhead Line, Structures and Foundations Design and Detailing – Lesotho
  • Songo SS Extension, Design Audit – Mozambique
  • Ressano Garcia – 100MW Gas Fired Power Station, Substation and 275kV Ohl Transmission Line – Mozambique
  • Monopole OHL for City Power 275kV– Johannesburg, Design and Detail – South Africa.
  • Various Substation Extensions and Greenfield Stations for The Transnet Expansion Project
      • Mapleton
      • Spruytsrus
      • Bosmanskop
      • Teakworth
      • lmtree
      • Woestalleen Substations.
  • Selous Substation 330kV, Design and Detail – Zimbabwe.