Inspector Training


A19 Consulting Engineers were established in 1998 by Petrus Smidt. Our company was then based in the Northern suburbs of Cape Town and serviced the entire Peninsula. Our main focus at inception was Timber Roof Structures. Since then we have grown into a well developed Consulting Structural Engineering Firm that offers our clients a complete packaged service.

Currently we have two offices, one in Ridgeworth Bellville and the other in Somerset West, Cape Town.  We have clients all over South Africa as well as in the bigger African Continent.

Our vision is to be a leading Structural Engineering Firm in Africa by staying true to our core values, making us the obvious choice for any project. These values include Transparency, Honesty, Integrity, Authenticity, Creativity and Efficiency.

Roof Inspection Services

Roof Inspection Services provides a comprehensive inspection service on timber roof structures and, once satisfied that the roof structure will provide long term service/performance, to supply all the necessary certification to satisfy the requirements of the National Building Regulations (NBR), local authorities and the National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) and to give peace of mind to the homeowner.

Roof Inspection Services brings together a well-positioned, well-organized and well-managed team of trained, specialist roof inspectors who, at minimal cost provide an invaluable and affordable service for your peace of mind and your family’s safety.

Gavin R. Brown & Associates

Gavin R. Brown & Associates c.c. is a civil and structural engineering consultant’s agency. We are specialists in the design and commission of sewage; geotechnical; structural steel and timber; as well as reinforced concrete.

Walter Burdzik