Consulting Civil Engineers, Tzaneen, Limpopo

Board of Directors
Name Abraham Benjamin Cilliers
Firm Mošomo Consulting Civil Engineers (Pty) Ltd
Professional Registration Professional Civil Engineer (Pr. Eng. Reg. No. 830045)
Date of Birth May 11, 1955
Years with Firm Since 1983
Nationality South African Citizen
Membership of Professional Societies


Detailed Tasks Assigned

Project Management of Civil Engineering Projects. Responsible for Design Phase, Tender Phase, Site Monitoring and Office Management

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  • 1978-1981: SAR & H (Position : Site Representative): Site monitoring of civil projects as site engineer and as resident Engineer. Design of culverts and earthworks for railway lines. Process payment certificates.
  • 1981-1983: Bouwer Viljoen (Position: Site Representative): Construction monitoring of large road contract including two bridges. Value R13 million.
Key Qualifications
  • Planning, Design and monitor construction of roads, streets and storm water,
  • Sewage and Water Purification Plants, 
  • Bulk water supply systems,
  • Water and sewer reticulation systems,
  • Design and supervision of labour intensive civil engineering projects.
Other Qualifications

Pr. Eng. B.Sc Eng (Civil) - University of Pretoria, 1979

  • Rob Ferreira High School White River:  Matriculated 1972
  • National Service: 1973
  • University Pretoria: 1974 – 1979 :  B Sc (Civ Eng)
Employment Record
  • 1999 - Date: Director of Mošomo Consulting Engineers (Pty) Ltd,
  • 1983 - 1999: Junior partner and later partner in Freysen & Cilliers,
  • 1981 - 1983: Employed by Bouwer Viljoen,
  • 1978 - 1979: SAR & H: Technical assistant at construction division, Capital Park, Pretoria.
Water and Sewage Projects (Last 5)
  • 2012: Reed bed sewage plant Modikwa Mine
  • 2011: 6 Ml Reserovir Mapuve for Mopani District Municipality
  • 2008: Bulk supply pipeline Ndonga to Cunningmoore B, Bushbuckridge Local Municipality.
  • 2008: Upgrading of Musina and Nancefield Oxidation ponds for Vhembe District Municipality.
  • 2004: Thapane bulk supply water scheme, Bolobedu
  • 2004: Water supply to Okkerneutboom. Source development; boreholes and package plant. Value R6,5 million for Bohlabela District Municipality.
  • 2003: Upgrading of Tzaneen Sewage works from 2,7 Ml/day to 8,0 Ml/day Phase one and two. Value R8,5 million.
  • 2001: Water reticulation to various villages in Bolobedu. Total value R6,0 million
  • 1997: Molototsi River Water Project : 1997 SAICE award for Civil Engineering excellence in Limpopo.  Value R90 million. Included supervision on dam construction, planning and design of water purification plant pump station and bulk reticulation and storage reservoirs
  • 1994: Bulk supply of Messina water. Pump stations and water extraction points from Limpopo river.  R8,0 million. Including reticulation in extension 5.
Roads, Streets and Storm Water
  • 2014: Repairs to Blyde bridge and culverts Hoedspruit. RAL (R23 m)
  • 2013: Ramotshinyadi Bridge. GTM (R20 m)
  • 2010: Thapane Bridge. RAL (R8,0 m)
  • 2009: Preliminary design of R40 Ringroad, Bushbuckridge. R150 m.
  • 2008: New bridge road D3175. RAL. (R10 m)
  • 2005: Upgrading of road D3342 Bochum : RAL : R10,8 million (gravel to tar)
  • 2004: Various repair and reseal projects for RAL. Total R30 m
  • 2002: Labour intensive road building projects (Gundo Lashu Programme) R22 m in total
  • 2002: Bridge over Molototsi river; NPRA R2,0 million
  • 2001: Repair flood damages. Various contracts. NPRA : Value R3,0 million : NPRA
  • 2000: Repair flood damages of  roads and bridges : Bridge over Lerwatlou river contract value R2,5 m. NPRA
  • 1999: Upgrade drainage structures in Elim area for NPRA contract Value R2 million
  • 1994: Streets and storm water Dendron
  • 1993: Streets and storm water Nancefield, Messina
  • 1992: Rural road maintenance programme in Gazankulu by using local labour
  • 1991: Streets and storm water Dwarsloop Phase 3
  • 1989: Streets and storm water at Dwarsloop Phase 2
  • 1988: Streets and storm water at Nkowakowa A
  • 1986: Streets and storm water at Thulamahashe Phase 2
  • 1984: Streets and storm water at Dwarsloop and Thulamahashe and Makwarela.
Structural Design
  • 1988: Structural steel design of industrial buildings at Nkowakowa and Dwarsloop
  • 1986: Agriven Headquarters ; Sibasa Magistrate offices; design of reinforced concrete framework
  • 1983: Siloam Hospital and various commercial industrial and private buildings in the Limpopo province
Other Projects
  • 2014: New Reductant Dryer Samancor with Drytech International
  • 2013: FOSKOR Dryer 9 with Drytech International
  • 2012: Rural Waste Minimization. Tzaneen (R50 m)
  • 2010: Solid Waste Disposal Site Upgrade. Tzaneen (R4,0 m)
  • 2004: Bushbuckridge Urban Renewal Programme
  • 2003: Stream diversion of Loole Creek at Palaborwa Mining Company
  • 2002: Appointed as Technical Assistant to Mopani District Municipality under Masibambane Programme
  • 1994: 6 Traffic test centres in Limpopo to be K53 accredited. Value R12 million
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