MiTek Industries S.A. (Pty) Ltd, has a specialist engineering service with eight professional engineers, three graduate engineers in training and 7 designers, who specialize in timber and light weight steel structures. The experience of this engineering body is nationally and internationally recognized and as such, MiTek has valuable input and leads the way on SABS Code Committees, ITC, SASFA, ECSA and JSD.

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MiTek Engineering Professional Services, covered by our Professional Indemnity Insurance include:

• Responsibility for the MiTek Design suite of programs
• Responsibility for the MiTek Designs
• Responsibility for the checking and certification of final structures.

MiTek Engineering has a National Engineering Office in Midrand and has regional engineering support in each of the regions - Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Durban. The Scope of activities covered for the MiTek Fabricator include:
• Design Checks
• Full working drawings
• Site Inspection
• Completion Certificates
• Customer Support

Additional work undertaken by the Engineering Department
• Ad Hoc Designs
• Consultation with Architects and specifiers
• Insurance Site Inspections
• OHASA inspections
• Code Committees
• ECSA investigations
• Expert legal witnesses
• Product tests and evaluation
• Use of alternative material - evaluation and testing
• Proof and prototype testing using the MiTek truss testing rig
• International liaison with MiTek Engineering in Europe and Australasia
• Failure investigations
• Training

Engineering work done for the MiTek Customers is charged out according to our Engineering rates which are subsidized to create the advantage for our customers. All projects are however negotiable, please contact your nearest design centre to discuss what we can offer.