Graeme Page

Graeme Page Consulting Engineers

Career Summary

Graeme Page heads up Graeme Page Consulting Engineers (GPCE), a Johannesburg based firm of specialist heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) Consulting Design Engineers servicing the built environment.

The firm specializes in retail, commercial, hotel, leisure, entertainment and residential projects with a special emphasis on personal client focused delivery.

Graeme has some 35 years’ experience in the industry and has been involved with leading developers and professional team members on a number of prestigious projects in all of the sectors. Some of the better known projects completed by members of the firm are:

Mall of the North Shopping Centre, Polokwane.
Morningside Shopping Centre.
Nicolway Shopping Centre, Bryanston.
Michelangelo Hotel and apartments Sandton.
Greenstone Shopping Centre.
Sandton Square (Mandela Square) Shopping Centre and offices.
Northgate Shopping Centre.

In his previous position as Chief Operating Officer at WSP, Graeme was responsible for all aspects of the firm’s three office’s operations including WSP Green by Design, a sustainable engineering design consultancy; with a focus on delivering quality, value, and creative thinking to clients. In addition to this role, Graeme maintained a hands-on approach to project execution and client service.

Graeme was a key client contact, and oversees groups of talented engineers on multiple projects. He was responsible for the analysis, design, production, coordination and management of state-of-the-art design services from conceptualization through completion of construction.

Graeme is also a Mechanical Engineer and has been responsible for the analysis, design and specification of mechanical systems for numerous large-scale and complex building types including government, commercial mixed-use, corporate headquarters, entertainment, gaming, hospitality, sports arenas and stadiums, high-rise residential and mixed-use facilities and is a specialist in the retail sector.

Professional Qualifications

Pr Tech (Eng) Nat Dip (Mech)

Professional Memberships

Engineering Council of South Africa,
SA Institute for Mechanical Engineers,
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers,
Chamber of Engineering Technology

Selected relevant experience

Experience and Achievements:

January 2007 to April 2013 WSP Consulting Engineers SA (Pty) Ltd (WSP Group Africa (Pty) Ltd)
   Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the management and development of the building services division of WSP Group Africa (Pty) Ltd which includes for 3    offices countrywide.
April 2002 to December 2006 WSP Consulting Engineers SA (Pty) Ltd
   Office Director, responsible for operation of Building Services Division (Sandton office), i.e. Mechanical, Electrical and Wet Services.
Feb 1987 to March 2002 Richard Pearce and Partners
   Senior Partner and Senior Design Engineer

Sector Experiences:

Accra Mall Ghana
Bel Air Mall Randburg, South Africa;
Irene Mall Pretoria, South Africa
Morningside Mall Morningside, South Africa
Nicolway Shopping Centre Bryanston, South Africa
Trade Route Shopping Centre Lenasia, South Africa
Woodmead Shopping Centre Woodmead, South Africa
Unilever Distribution Centre Boksburg
Medinat Resort Dubai
Sheraton Towers Apartments & Hotel Bahrain
Dasman Towers Kuwait
Ikeja Protea Hotel Lagos, Nigeria
Levy Junction Mixed Use Development Lusaka
Gaborone Sun Hotel Botswana
Radisson Hotel Maputo, Mozambique
Greenstone Mall Edenvale, South Africa
Bedford Square Shopping Centre & Apartments Bedfordview, South Africa
OR Tambo International Airport Johannesburg, South Africa
Michelangelo Apartments Sandton, , South Africa
Woolworths Retail Stores countrywide South Africa
Raphael Apartments Sandton, South Africa
Hotel Michelangelo Sandton, South Africa
Nelson Mandela Square Shopping Centre & Offices Sandton, South Africa
East Rand Mall Shopping Centre Boksburg, South Africa
Northgate Shopping Centre Randburg, South Africa
Gold Reef City Hotel and Shops Johannesburg, South Africa
The Emerald Safari Resort & Casino Vanderbijl Park, South Africa
Da Vinci Hotel Sandton Square
Accra Marriot Hotel Ghana
Radisson Hotel Maputo
Park Inn Hotel Polokwane
Hyde Park Southern Sun Hotel Hyde Park, South Africa
Ikoyi Towers Hotel Lagos, Nigeria
Mall of the North Polokwane, South Africa
Vaal Mall Vanderbijl Park, South Africa
Mall of Rosebank Rosebank, South Africa