Our greatest resource is our team members.Check them out below.
GENERAL MANAGER / QS MANAGER
Surag brings an infectious optimism to everything he does. With years of experience in a range of high value design and construct infrastructure projects there is not much that Surag hasn't encountered. Bula Surag!
027 354 8732
BUSINESS & PROJECT MANAGER
Zaria's key to her successful project outcomes is to always put the customer first. When not zooming around on the electric scooter inspecting our footpaths, drafting contract documents, or managing contracts, she’s likely to have her nose stuck in a book; she’s an engine that never stops!
021 0268 5134
ADMINISTRATOR / HR
Bianca brings an optimistic outlook to the team at Civil Assist, with a sensitive eye to detail. When she is not looking for ways to make the paperwork of projects more efficient, she will be found for a quick coffee break looking over the water outside the office. With great passion she will get the work done.
027 410 0826
GEOTECHNICAL OPERATIONS MANAGER
Yohann Ali Yahia
A multi-talented go-to person who keeps our geotechnical testing operations humming and all our plant and equipment in tip-top shape. Yohann has a passion for the environment and has a love for gardening and amazing food.
021 046 2848
An extremely talanted individual; if there's a cricket match on you won't find Kogulan far away. Happily spending his weekends travelling for cricket, Kogulan spends his week days helping us all with technical details, CAD, reports and everything in between!
027 282 3552
An exceptional project manager, combines meticulous attention to detail with unwavering dedication to success. He excels in overcoming obstacles and turning goals into reality, with a forward-thinking approach. A friendly bonus: he's always ready for a good time with Kava, making him both a dependable manager and a team player.
022 382 0354
SURVEY MANAGER / H&S MANAGER
With a flair for the human element of design and being well versed in mechanical engineering Renzo is an all-rounder who works across survey, testing and design. Hailing from South America, don't be surprised if he's MIA during the height of summer!
021 161 0485
SENIOR CIVIL & STRUCTURAL ENGINEER
If experience and knowledge about civil and structural engineering could be summarised in one word, it would be John. With over 50 years in the industry, John keeps extending his career in new, exciting projects, and takes off skiing whenever he gets the chance.
027 339 7303
With an energetic and joking personality, (our Technical & RAMM guy) has experience in managing and delivery of both Capital projects & Maintenance projects for roading. First to respond in emergency events and puts delivery of works first. Passionate in problem solving practically and interest in driving, Prashant is always willing to go about every inspections. Bula Prashant Jija
022 029 9800
A structures guru, excels in building and design, offering innovative solutions. He's also a vibrant socialite who enjoys hosting parties and uniting people. His sociable and dedicated nature ensures that he's a lively presence in both work and social settings, infusing every moment with excitement and unforgettable experiences.
021 966 671
GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN / H&S REP
Be it a desk job or getting out on site, Sterin does it all to perfection. His 8+ years of experience in diverse but relatable fields is a great asset to the team. No matter the stress of the day you'll find him at the badminton court every day after work!
022 370 2951
Melanie, who has ten years of experience in the South African coal mining industry, is hardworking, motivated, and a team player. She is passionate about geology and is dedicated to achieving her goals.
021 0843 3382
Nilins, a seasoned Geotechnical Engineer, excels in precision and high standards for project execution. With a wealth of experience, he leaves no room for compromise. But beyond his professional expertise. He strikes a perfect balance between punctuality and social exuberance, ensuring both projects and gatherings are a resounding success, cementing his role as a valuable team member.
021 684 338
Meet Atheesan, a highly motivated structural engineer known for his expertise and charismatic personality. He's a showstopper, confidently taking the podium, while his easy-going nature and friendliness make him a people magnet. Atheesan excels in both building strong structures and fostering strong friendships, creating a harmonious blend of expertise and sociability.
021 349 708
EASTHMOVING PLANT / H&S REP
Ramesh, a drilling maestro, exudes exceptional mastery, elevating efficiency in every project with his profound dedication to precision. His work is a testament to his passion for excellence, where each drill bit becomes a tool for perfection. Choosing Ramesh means more than expertise; it means securing an efficient, prideful, and wholly dedicated professional committed to delivering nothing less than perfection for your project.
021 354 247
Our civil engineer with extensive experience in design, coordination, and construction supervision across diverse building types. His expertise also includes design coordination and value engineering for geotechnical and civil structures. With a comprehensive understanding of these aspects, he offers valuable insights and solutions for a wide range of architectural projects.
021 381 612
Tharsuthan, a seasoned expert in civil design, boasts a rich and diverse portfolio, consistently delivering innovative and efficient solutions that redefine the field of civil engineering. Beyond his professional achievements, he's a fitness enthusiast who's often found cycling with the same vigor and dedication he brings to his work. Tharsuthan not only shapes cityscapes but actively contributes to a healthier and more sustainable future.
021 280 1369
Sarala approaches challenges with unwavering determination, guided by the belief that "Nothing is impossible." Her open-armed acceptance of obstacles fuels her resolve to conquer and resolve any problems. Sarala's quiet yet remarkable enthusiasm enhances our team's spirit, infusing every project with positivity and a can-do attitude.
027 463 2192
CIVIL CAD DESIGNER
Matias, a CAD and web design creative, seamlessly merges technology and artistry, crafting visually striking digital experiences. An adventurer at heart, he draws inspiration from biking and surfing, infusing his projects with a fresh, nature-inspired perspective. Matias effortlessly transitions between digital and outdoor realms, offering versatility and inspiration, bridging the gap between technology and nature.
021 306 561
The CAD guru at Civil Assist, Thomas is a master of computers and IT software. A predominantly self-taught problem-solver with the patience of a saint. Thomas is a perfect example of young talent finding his place in an area that he is passionate about.
022 683 0656
Jorge, a skilled CAD designer, is passionate about maintaining a work-life balance. His portfolio showcases creative and precise CAD designs, reflecting his talent. What sets Jorge apart is his commitment to a harmonious life, with music as his source of inspiration. When not designing, Jorge enjoys running, exercising, and exploring the world through travel, infusing his work with a unique perspective. He's a living testament to the idea that a fulfilling life enhances professional excellence.
027 514 0295
Lepani is an inquisitive drilling technician who approaches his work with curiosity and a desire for exploration. His dedication to understanding the Earth's depths mirrors his commitment to physical fitness, evident in his daily gym routine. Lepani's passion extends to the rugby field, where teamwork and camaraderie drive his enthusiasm. Lepani is a unique blend of exploration, athleticism, and community, making him more than just a drilling expert.
029 0205 2766
Our drilling technician with a personal touch. He treats everyone like family, excels in stakeholder management, and is passionate about making friends and connecting with new people. Marc's warm and inclusive approach extends beyond the workplace, creating an inviting atmosphere wherever he goes. He's not just a drilling expert; he's a bridge builder, a friend maker, and a cherished team member who ensures you're part of the family, not just a stakeholder.
027 5140 295
Thorsten is a versatile geotechnical technician who thrives on dirt biking and connecting with people. He combines his expertise in analyzing soil samples with conquering challenging dirt trails and fostering relationships. His multifaceted interests make him a well-rounded and approachable individual, infusing both his professional and personal life with adventure and meaningful connections.
029 0430 9292
The calm, cool and collected Captain of the Civil Assist Team, Andrew has a strong focus on the environment and doing what is right. Andrew’s goal is to make a real difference, this is what drives him.
027 807 9065
Rajeeth's training and work experience have taken him all around the world from Sri Lanka to Norway and Singapore. Rajeeth has a wide range of technical capabilities and is a strategic thinker and someone who always puts the team first.
027 313 4553