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“For us it’s a passion”
The PBA Engineering Motto

Our passion acts as a driving force within our company, supporting our belief in the development of strong client relationships that we can ensure the delivery of superior comprehensive solutions.

Who We Are

our story

PBA Engineering (Pty) Ltd founded in 2008 proudly celebrates 2018 as decade of service excellence. Attributing our success to our ‘Hands On’ management style + belief in the development of strong employee + client relationships.

A member of the Cape Town based PBA Network which includes:


Together we are ‘the’ turnkey solution for the Marine, Minerals Processing + General Engineering Industries.

Delivering superior quality Plate Work Services, we have established ourselves as a leading manufacturer of Pipe and Structural Steelwork, Modular Process Plants + Heavy Engineering Solutions. Specialising in the manufacturing of Modular Plants, Hulls, Superstructures + Full Fabrication of all High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Piping.

All work is undertaken by the expertly skilled PBA Engineering team of artisans at our fully equipped factory with a focus on safety + ensuring the highest quality standards.

our mission

To deliver High Quality Solutions that are Fast, Efficient + Cost-Effective, without compromising safety.

our values

The PBA Network companies core values are based on Respect.

Respect for the environment, our local communities, employees, clients + ourselves.

We believe that Respect operates as a proponent for positive change, development + growth. Through transparency + communication we are able to promote growth, providing a safe + fair working environment.

our team

Our team of highly skilled engineers + artisans boasts over 20 years’ experience in the steel work industry + our ‘hands on’ management style that allows us to inject a passion for work from the top down.

As part of the PBA Network which collectively employs over 150 staff, we believe in employee development, providing training programs to nearly a third of our staff, of which almost 50% are female.

where we work

markets + industries

We specialise in the supply of Heavy Engineering + Metal Work solutions for the Marine Industries providing superior Plate, Pipe + Structural Steelwork Manufacturing solutions for a variety of industries.

Manufacturing | Quarries | Mining | Mineral Processing | Marine | General Engineering

how we work

software technologies

Utilizing the latest technologies combined with our extensive experience + expertise
we provide cutting edge solutions for minerals mining and processing.


A structural + detailing analysis of the proposed design prior to development. Results of the analysis provide structural capabilities, eliminating possible design defects + ensuring the safety + integrity of every design.

Auto Desk

AutoCAD + AutoCAD LT
An industry standard 2D + 3D computer aided design software for drafting + 3D modelling, allowing seamless collaboration + integration with other software + systems.

Autodesk Navisworks Manager
3D design software for design review + presentation, with real-time navigation, 4D time simulation + photo-realistic rendering functionality.

Strand 7

Finite Element Analysis (FEA) software through use of engineering + mathematical physics problem solving algorithms provide a fully integrated virtual environment for the construction, simulation, analysis + review of technical design models. A thorough + detailed analysis of individual modular elements though digital simulation allows for efficient problem solving + eliminates any possible design defects + associated delays prior to development.

Microsoft Project

A Project Management program for the development + co-ordination of resources, tasks, analysis of workloads + budget management to ensure projects are completed on time + budget.

Bentley Systems

Software solutions for infrastructure design + management, with an AutoCAD integration application. Primarily used to model + design Plant + Isometric piping + structural elements.

Offers an intuitive + integrated multi-material modeller for the design, assembly + management of complex steel + metal work structures.

Software specifically developed for modern plant design, provides an efficient piping + equipment designing tool.


Through the use of a ‘flowsheet aware’ drawing package built into Microsoft Excel spreadsheets is able to easily + efficiently generated report quality flowsheets for the use in process related design.