Marais Consulting Engineers
Marais Consulting Engineers is the trading arm of Alto Consulting (WA) Pty Ltd the trustee of the The Marais Family Trust.
ABN 97 446 709 051
ACN 140 904 632
4 Mallina Way, Ellenbrook, WA 6069, Australia
+61 (0)40 747 6619
Update: 17/12/09 * Copyright of this MCE site belongs to Alto Consulting (WA) Pty Ltd
Johan ( J J ) Marais Pr Eng
Professional Engineer (www.ecsa.co.za [reg. no. 870493]), National Technical Diploma (Mechanical), BSc(Metallurgy), BSc(Hons)(Metallurgy), MSc(Metallurgy)
Johan has over 30 years experience in Materials Engineering, Technology Management and Asset Management in South Africa and Australia. He has extensive experience in heavy engineering systems in transport and materials handling systems in the Railway and Mining environments. He has published more than 20 papers and has presented papers at major international forums.
Johan held lead engineering and management roles at Transnet (www.transnet.net) where he headed the Technology Management sections of Railway Wheelsets, Rail Metallurgy, Materials Engineering as well as a Metallurgical Laboratory for more than 15 years. As Principal Engineer he was, among other responsibilities, responsible for specifications for the purchase and maintenance of large engineering systems and for the provision of solutions to a wide range of transport industries within the company. Most recently, he was employed as Senior Metallurgist at PearlStreet in Welshpool, WA, where he got hands-on experience of the technical challenges faced in the energy, oil exploration and mining sectors in Australia.
Johan is responsible for the overall development of MCE with focus on project procurement, technology solution offerings and leading MCE’s innovation.