Contact Details & Description
Faranani Tshivhase of AOS Consulting Engineers has a Bachelor of Technology degree in Electrical Engineering and a Green Star AP accreditation with the Green Building Council of South Africa. Faranani’s experience includes design, construction and supervision of electrical and green projects with project involvement in office parks, shopping centres, hospitals, community health centres and educational facilities. She is currently involved in green building projects with AOS consulting engineers as an appointed consulting company to assist clients with certifi cation of buildings with the Green Building Council of South Africa and USA. Responsibilities in her current position are to lead and manage the Electrical Department within the company; to meet the set budget and client targets; and to ensure that the mission and vision of the company are followed. Faranani is responsible for the marketing of the company in both private and government sectors locally and abroad, and is also involved with training students and young professionals in the fi eld of engineering and green building.
Business sector: Engineering / green building
Year founded: 2006
Founding members: Olu Soluade
Branches: Two – Midrand, Gauteng and Nelspruit, Mpumalanga
Memberships: ECSA; SAIMechE; SAIRAC; ASHRAE; SACPCMP; Green Building Council of SA; South Africa Quality Institute; Illumination Engineering Society of South Africa; Consulting Engineers: South Africa
1. HVAC (heating ventilation and air conditioning systems)
2. Mechanical engineering and building services
3.Electrical building services and reticulation
4. Wet services 5.Project management
The company was established in 2006 and is effectively positioned to deliver projects to client satisfaction. During the first year of full operation, AOS won the Young Company of the Year 2009 accolade in the prestigious Consulting Engineers South Africa’s (CESA) Glenrand MIB Engineering Excellence Awards, and in the same year was certified by the South African Bureau of Standards as an ISO 9001:2008 company. In 2010, AOS Consulting Engineers was nominated as one of the top empowered companies in South Africa by Impumelelo. AOS is a Level 2 broad-based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE) contributor on the qualifying small enterprises (QSE) scorecard.AOS Consulting Engineers is a competent and skilled engineering fi rm in the development and achievement of client satisfaction in any engineering project. The company assists in the timeous delivery of projects within budget and time frame to project objectives and client satisfaction. With access to dynamic personnel, the company is positioned to deliver satisfaction through innovation and effective designs on projects.
The vision is to be “a practice known for excellence and effective delivery”, ensuring customer and client satisfaction through service delivery, professional excellence and personal attention. AOS Consulting also works closely with universities, aiming to encourage and attract students into the field of engineering and project management.
1. ISO 9001: 2008 Certified
2. Won the young company of the year 2009 with CESA/ Glenrand MIB
3. A member of CESA
4. A member of Green Building Council of South Africa
5. A member of U.S. Green Building Council
6. Has two accredited professionals with GBCSA
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