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Rawlins Wales Cape (Pty) Ltd


Founded in 1987 in Johannesburg, Rawlins Wales has gone from strength to strength, firmly establishing itself as one of the leading Electrical Consulting firms in South Africa. The Cape Town branch opened in 1995 and has facilitated the successful development of the company into an internationally recognized and respected practice.

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profile

Every project that Rawlins Wales Cape undertakes is under the direct scrutiny of one of the Directors. Each Director is personally responsible for the quality and accuracy of work that leaves the office by managing specific teams of engineers and CAD operators.





           vision          


vision

A world class consulting engineering company providing socially acceptable, innovative and sustainable solutions.






        mission      


mission

Rawlins Wales Cape is an electrical and electronic engineering consultancy company with a mission to:

• Provide state of the art, innovative and sustainable solutions
• Implement environmentally friendly and energy efficient methodologies in design
• Continuously evaluate and apply internationally accepted best practice and cost effective solutions
• Train, develop and empower our employees to ensure growth and prosperity
• Continuously improve our quality management system to provide ongoing service excellence

          values      


values

• Customer focused
• Honesty and diligence
• Trust and integrity
• Equal opportunity employer
• Socially responsible
• Environmentally aware


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Rawlins Wales Cape is a socially responsible firm that actively supports and practices the principles of Employment Equity, in the interests of establishing a truly free and equitable society in South Africa. Rawlins Wales actively encourages and supports the ongoing professional development of staff through tertiary education institutions and technical training.





directors

Rawlins Wales Cape is proud of the wealth of diverse experience that is collectively characterised by the Directors. Each Director is involved intimately with the day to day running of the company and is personally responsible for the mentorship and guidance of all members of staff.

BSc (Eng) PrEng SAIEE IESSA SPE
Current CEO of Rawlins Wales Cape

professional and commercial career
1988-1991  Engineer in Training with L&S: M&E.
1991-1993  Project Engineer with Olen & Foster
1993-1995  Lighting Engineer and Manager: Formlux Lighting / Bellco Lighting.
1995-1996  Project Engineer with Rawlins Wales
1996-present  Director Rawlins Wales Cape

career summary
Twenty years experience in the design, supervision and administration of electrical reticulation, telemetry, industrial, retail and commercial projects and two years of commercial, retail and decorative lighting design and management.

specific interests
Professional interests include building services installations with particular reference to innovative, cost effective designs, intelligent building systems and specialist lighting applications.

personal
Dave is a keen photographer and a connoisseur of fine food and wine. Dave relaxes by enjoying the fruits of the earth with his wife and 2 children.
Dave Andrew Cousins


Appointed Director of Rawlins Wales Cape in 2015.

professional and commercial career
1998-2001  Draughtsman, Turnkey Contract Services
2001-2002  Draughtsman, Rawlins Wales
2002-2005  Full time study
2005-2011  Engineer, Rawlins Wales Cape
2011-2015  Associate, Rawlins Wales Cape
2015-current  Director, Rawlins Wales Cape

career summary
Eight years of draughting on electrical contracts with three years of electrical engineering experience in the design, supervision and administration of electrical and electronic services to large retail and commercial projects.

specific interests
Professional interests include sustainable building services installations with particular reference to energy saving and cost effective solutions.

personal
Thomas keeps himself busy with home improvement projects and gardening. Since moving to Cape Town he enjoys going to the beach with his wife and 2 boys, and when he finds the chance to relax after enjoying time with his family, he takes pleasure in falling asleep reading a good book.
 Thomas Vollmer


NDT (Eng)
Director of Rawlins Wales Cape

professional and commercial career
1982-1984  Technician with Arup Cape Town
1985-1988  Technician and part time study. Hancock and Paterson
1989-1998   Electrical design engineer. Hancock and Paterson
1998-2005   Electrical Director. 4em Consulting
2005-2010   Owner. Tracor cc
2010-2013   Regional Manager. DFR Engineers Cape
2014-2015   Regional Manager. Rawlins Wales Cape
2015-Current  Director Rawlins Wales Cape

career summary
Thirty years’ experience in the design, supervision and administration of electrical building services, electrical township reticulation, building electronic systems and property development services.

specific interests
Professional interests include cost effective township reticulation projects including electronic security systems

personal
Robin is a keen motorcyclist and restores classic eighties 2-stroke bikes with his son. He also enjoys reading non-fiction books.

robin