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Eng. Nicholas R. Evans | Eng. Nathaniel Omwolo Matalanga | Eng. Paul Thang'a Gichuhi |
Eng. Christopher Luvisia Mulera

CV for Eng. Nicholas R. Evans

Name: Eng. Nicholas R. Evans
Profession: Structural & Civil Engineer
Years with Firm: 5 Years Nationality: British
Proposed Position on team: Senior Structural & Civil Engineer, Quality Assurance Specialist

Key Qualifications:
1970 to present:
Partner since 1971 with Gordon Melvin and Partners, Nairobi , responsible for design of commercial & industrial structures and building infrastructure. Projects & Clients in Kenya include Agip, Avon Rubber, Bata Shoe Company, Barclays Plaza, Barclays Bank, BBC, Berger Paints, Block Hotels, Boots, Brooke Bond, Cadbury Schweppes, Cargill, Chester House, Church Commissioners, Commonwealth Development Corporation, Cooper Motor Corporation, de la Rue (as a subcontractor), DT Dobie, East Africa Industries, Esso, Extelcoms, Glaxo, Hilton Hotel, Hoechst, House of Manji, IPS, Kenya Breweries, Kenya Bus Services (Stagecoach), Kenya Commercial Bank, Kenya Posts & Telegraphs Corporation, Kenya Power & Lighting Company, Kenya Wine Agencies, Kenyatta Conference Centre, Kiwi Brands, Leyland Kenya, Longonot Place, Magadi Soda Company, Mitchell Cotts, Murphy Chemicals (Rhone Poulenc), Muthaiga Country Club, Nairobi Club, Nairobi Hospital, Nestle, Norfolk Towers Development, Securicor, Shell, Socfinaf, Standard Bank, Unga, Williamson Developments, EU, UK Government, UNDP, UNICEF, UNCHS, USAID, US Government, the World Bank and many others.

1975-87: Partner in Kenya Consulting Engineers responsible for design of commercial & industrial structures - 20,000t Coffee Warehouse for KPCU, Kenya Polytechnic Extensions, Kenya National Archives, Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library, USAID funded Malawi Polytechnic Library and Science Block.

1969-70: Nairobi representative for T.P. O'Sullivan & Partners employed on design of industrial and hospital structures.

EDUCATION:
MA, MSc. Cambridge University and London University , UK
Past Chairman of Architectural Association of Kenya
Member of Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers
Registered Engineer 

EXPERIENCE RECORD:
1998 to present
: Associate of Ngasi Consulting Engineers
1970 to present : Gordon Melvin & Partners Position: Senior Partner 
1969-70:
T.P. O'Sullivan & Partners Position: Nairobi representative

1967-69: Construction engineer for Balfour Beatty & Co. Ltd., employed on new Blackwall Tunnel road installation and Deputy Agent on Old Blackwall Tunnel reconstruction in London .

1965-66: Design engineer with Balfour Beatty & Co. Ltd., London employed on structural design of Cottam Power Station cooling towers and silos, Dungeness B nuclear power station, Sheerness Harbour deepwater berth, Kindaruma dam & rehabilitation of 4 mile long Woodhead Tunnel.

1963-65: Design engineer with Ove Arup & Partners, London employed on structural design of the South Bank Development.

1962-63: Draftsman with Severud Elstad Kreuger, New York , employed on reinforced concrete and steel structures.

1958: Trainee in soils and concrete laboratory of Taylor Woodrow, London.

Languages: Speaking Reading Writing

English Excellent Excellent Excellent

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CV for Eng. Nathaniel Omwolo Matalanga

Name: Eng. Nathaniel Omwolo Matalanga
Profession: Structural Engineer
Years with Firm: 5 Years
Nationality:
Kenyan
Proposed Position on Team: Structural Engineer

KEY QUALIFICATIONS:
Over twelve years experience in the structural design of buildings and surrounding infrastructure.

Structural design and Supervision of the construction of the following :
2000 2001: Bank of Uganda Regional Centre, Gulu.
2000 2002: Berbera Municipal Office Rehabilitation, Somalia .
2000 2001: Lion Industrial Centre, Nairobi
1999 2000: Extension & Refurbishment of High Court buildings at Gulu & Mbale , Uganda .
1994 97: Uganda Ministry of Finance & Economic Planning - Refurbishment Of the Headquarter building and the Reconstruction of the Treasury Building . Kampala , Uganda
1996 97: Office extension & renovations for Caltex Oil (U) Ltd. Kampala .
1989 91: Bishops Gardens Towers - 10-storey office block on Bishops Road , Nairobi .
1990 91: Cooper Motor Corporation's motor showroom on Lusaka Road .
1990 95: Barclays Bank of Kenya Ltd, Garissa & Mbale Branch Premises.
1993 94: Kitchen block for Nairobi Hospital , Nairobi .
1989 96: Alterations to existing factory buildings at Glaxo (EA) Ltd, Nairobi .
1994: Remedial works at the hot press foundation at Sokoro Fibreboards, Elburgon , Kenya.

EDUCATION:

1986-89 UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI Bachelor of Science (Civil Engineering) Hons.

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
Member of Institution of Engineers of Kenya
Member of Architectural Association of Kenya (E)
Member of Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers
Registered Engineer 1993

EXPERIENCE RECORD:
January 1998 to date:
Ngasi Consulting Engineers Position: Partner
January 1996 to date : Gordon Melvin & Partners, Kampala , Uganda Position: Managing Partner
July 1989 to December 1995: Gordon Melvin & Partners, Nairobi , Kenya Position: Structural Engineer

Structural design and construction supervision of :
2000 2002: Nema House Extension & Refurbishment.
1995 99: New Campus for Lincoln International School at Lubowa, Kampala .
1996 99: Offices for Rwenzori Courts on Nakasero Road . Kampala .
1996 98: Joint Medical Store, Nzambya. Kampala , Uganda .
1990 95: Rwenzori House, Kampala - 8-storey office block.
1997: Office for UICPA on plot 42 Bukoto Street . Kampala .
1996: Clay shed at Tororo Cement Factory. Tororo , Uganda .
1995: Office block for Crown Bottlers. Kampala , Uganda .
1995: Hilton Hotel, Nairobi - External fire escape staircase.
1992: Consolata Fathers Seminary, Morogoro , Tanzania .
1990: Don Bosco Church in Mufindi-Moshi , Tanzania .
1989: Kajangwe Callixte - Bujumbura , Burundi - 10 storey office block.
1996: Structural investigation of the structures at Tororo Cement Factory for Refurbishment.
1999: Co-operative Building Inspection after Bomb Blast damage. Nairobi .
1992 93: Supervision of the construction of a Security printing factory in Nairobi for Thomas De La Rue.
1989: Engineering surveys of sites at Glaxo (EA) Ltd, Farmers Choice Kahawa, Bishops Gardens Offices and Williamson House road connections. Nairobi , Kenya .
1989: Loss adjustment report on Ceiling collapse at Moi Avenue branch of Barclays Bank Kenya Ltd.
1994: Loss adjustment report on Storm Damage in Kisumu in March 1994.
1992: Feasibility studies on the possible vertical extension of the Headquarter building for PCEA, Nairobi .
1992: Engineering survey of Bridges at Williamson Tea Estates in Changoi for possible refurbishment. Kenya.

LANGUAGES: Speaking Reading Writing
English Excellent Excellent Excellent
Kiswahili Good Good Good

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CV for Eng. Paul Thang'a Gichuhi

Name: Eng. Paul Thang'a Gichuhi
Profession: Civil Engineer
Years with Firm: 5 Years
Nationality:
Kenyan

KEY QUALIFICATIONS
Eng. Gichuhi has for over 28 years been re sponsible for design of roads, estates, Office blocks, traffic surveys and analysis, soils and material surveys and Investigations, pavement design and contract administration for projects Kenya and Uganda.

In 1981 to date: - formed Sapamo Consultants and has been an associate at Ngasi Consulting Engineers since 1998. During this time the firm has carried out traffic studies, design of road, materials investigations, pavement designs, topographical survey and contract documentation and supervision for roads and related infrastructure in Uganda and Kenya . Some of the clients have been local authorities through the Ministry of Local Government, the World Bank with the Ministry of Local Government in the 3rd Urban World Bank projects in Kitale, Universities and private developers. Involved in development of numerous Office blocks and housing estates in the country providing engineering and financial consultancy.

In 1995 Eng. Gichuhi formed a full-fledged soils laboratory-Soil Testing Laboratories, which he runs and manages.

EDUCATION
1973 - University of Nairobi BSc ( Eng. )
1998 - LLB University of London (Hons)
1999 - Diploma in Law (KSL)
2000 - Diploma in Arbitration (Reading U.K)

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:

Registered Engineer Engineer's Registration Board of Kenya.
Member of Institution of Engineers of Kenya .
Member of Architectural Association of Kenya (Engineer's Chapter)
Member of American Society of Testing and Materials.
Member of Kenya Geological Society.
Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Advocate of the High Court of Kenya

EXPERIENCE RECORD:

1998 to date: Associate, Ngasi Consulting Engineers
Was responsible for the design of the civil works for Lion Industrial Centre on Old Airport Road , Bank of Uganda, Gulu, Rwenzori Courts, Kampala and Lincoln International School .

1981 to date: Formed Sapamo Consultants and has been a partner since. During this time the firm has carried out traffic studies, design of road, materials investigations, pavement designs, topographical survey and contract documentation and supervision for roads and related infrastructure in Nairobi , Thika, Kitale, Saba Saba, Nyahururu, Moi University Eldoret and Nyeri. Some of the clients have been local authorities through the Ministry of Local Government, the World Bank with the Ministry of Local Government in the 3rd Urban World Bank projects in Kitale, Universities and private developers. Involved in development of numerous housing estates in the country providing engineering and financial consultancy. In 1995 Eng. Gichuhi formed a full-fledged soils laboratory-Soil Testing Laboratories, which he runs and manages.

1979 1981: Senior Engineer and Head of Roads Department of Wanjohi Consulting Engineers, Nairobi . He formed the Roads Department of Wanjohi Consulting Engineers, established a Soil Laboratory, trained soil technicians and was in charge of design and supervision.

1973 1979: Joined Sir Alexander Gibb & Partner where he worked as Engineer in charge of site investigations, designs and documentation for Makutano-Sagana Road (48km), Rodi Kopany-Karungu roads (48km), Rongo road (32km) and Kapsabet road (38km) and the 1500 Km Lake Victoria Circuit in Tanzania .

LANGUAGES:

Speaking Reading Writing
English Excellent Excellent Excellent
Kiswahili Excellent Excellent Excellent
Italian Good Excellent Good


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CV for Christopher Luvisia Mulera

Position: Structural Engineer
Name of Firm: Ngasi Consulting Engineers
Name of Staff: Christopher Luvisia Mulera
Profession: Structural Engineer
Date of Birth: 16 th April 1977
Years with firm: 2 Years
Nationality: Kenyan 

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
Graduate Member of Institute of Engineers of Kenya (I.E.K.) 

DETAILED TASKS ASSIGNED:
Develop structural design in collaboration with other consultants and preparation of structural drawings. 

KEY QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Structural design of the refurbishment of an existing factory for Coca-Cola Africa, Likoni Road
  2. Condition survey of Stanbank House, Moi Avenue , Nairobi
  3. Structural design & supervision of the construction for the following: -
    1. Hotel Ravine, Westlands, Nairobi .
    2. Mt. Kenya Junior Academy , Nyeri.
    3. Refurbishment of Barclays Bank of Kenya Branch at Embu.
    4. British Peace Support Team Accommodation Block at Karen.
  4. Experience in the use of the following software;

Computer Aided Design AutoCAD2000, MathCAD
Spreadsheet MS Excel
Word Processor MS Word 

EDUCATION:
University / College Date Degree / Certificate
Nairobi University 1996-2001 Bsc. Civil Engineering (Hons)
Gath Management LTD. Sept 2001 AutoCAD 2000 

EMPLOYMENT RECORD:
September 2001 to date:
Ngasi Consulting Engineers
Position held: Graduate Engineer
Assignment Locations: Nairobi

Languages Speaking Reading Writing
English Excellent Excellent Excellent
Kiswahili Good Excellent Good

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