About us


Andries Viljoen started AVCON Structural Engineers in mid 2014.  He worked at Element Consulting from 2004-2010 and at Royal HaskoningDHV (previously SSI) from 2011 - 2014 as main Structural Engineer in the Cape Town office.  He registered as a professional engineer in 2012 and is also a NHBRC competent person.

Originally a farm boy from the Karoo, Victoria West, where he's family is still farming with Merino Sheep, Andries went to study Civil Engineering in Stellenbosch and completed his B.Eng and M.Eng degrees.  In 2007 he married Martie, and they have been living Cape Town CBD since then.  Andries is a family man and they have three kids.

Andries started the business as an act of faith to step out of the place of mediocrity and become a leader, live life to the fullest and make an impact in his community.  He believes in providing excellent service that is followed up with building strong trust relationships.  

Please have a look at our Projects and Services and Contact Us, we would be honored to make your building project experience a pleasant one.