BURMEISTER & PARTNERS CONSULTING ENGINEERS
40 YEARS OF ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE!
Burmeister & Partners Consulting Engineers (PTY) Ltd recently celebrated their 40th year of existence as well as the inauguration of their landmark new design studio in Suiderhof Windhoek. The spectacular evening was well attended by Namibian and international guests.
Special Guest, Madam First Lady Monica Geingos, delivered the key note address and touched on important matters such as gender equality in the workplace, a plea for kerbing gender based violence, the importance of social responsibility and also the necessity for business integrity, which sustains businesses and provides resilience in economic trying times, such as what Namibia is currently experiencing. She also commended the management of Burmeister and Partners for setting an example on sustainable succession planning.
Key speakers, the Managing Director of Burmeister and Partners (2005 - present), Mr Ronald Kubas and also the company’s now retired Founder, Mr Gerdus Burmeister (1978 - 2015), gave a historic overview of how Burmeister and Partners was founded in 1978 and grew steadily to become one of the most recognisable Namibian owned multi-disciplinary engineering brands. Building on 40-years’ experience and with more than 60 staff members in various engineering fields of expertise, the company is offering potential Clients a skilful and experienced technical partner in any new project formation. Burmeister and Partners has weathered several testing economic cycles in Namibia and remains resilient and commited to social upliftment, by re-investing into our staff and communities.
Burmeister and Partners Consulting Engineers (PTY) Ltd have grown to become a company that lives up to its motto, which is “African Solutions for uniquely African Problems”. They pride themselves in their capability to deliver professional engineering services in the commercial, residential, industrial, energy, agricultural and infrastructure sectors. They service large and small scale projects, and offer project management services as well as facilitation of project finance and technical advisory on PPP projects. A trail of noteworthy largescale historic projects such as the Namibia National Rugby Stadium, the Elisenheim and Finkenstein urban developments, the Government Aircraft Hangar Terminal building, the Nictus Showroom, the Fresh Produce markets in Ongwediva and Rundu, NamPort Container terminal and many others were highlighted. Burmeister and Partners looks to the future embracing the aspiration of remaining a key engineering partner in any future development project on the continent. Although Burmeister and Partners remains committed to their home base in Namibia, the Company has adopted a path of exporting specialised skills and services into the rest of Africa. Such initiatives will enhance and ensure the sustainability of the business, further contribute to the Namibian economy and our people.
Burmeister and Partners wishes to thank each attending guest attending the even for a memorable evening, with a special heartfelt word of thanks to Madam First Lady Monica Geingos.