Welcome to our Company

Who We Are

Thomson and van Eck (TvE) has a long standing history and is considered to be a pioneer and key player in the engineering industry. Having formed TvE in 1970, the founders dedicated themselves to making a difference in the industrial sector by providing exceptional service and expertise across the engineering disciplines. Their reputation of professional experience and trusted service quickly spread and by 1985 they formed an international division due to their expansion into foreign markets.

40 years of tried and tested knowledge is the key to our success. Generation after generation, this knowledge is used and improved, ensuring that our vision and essence is maintained always. Our resume of turnkey projects completed for major clients across the board speaks for itself.

Our Promise

Our promise

  • To always raise the industry bar for improving the working and living conditions of people efficiently and cost-effectively.
  • Provide a personalized service to our clients by really listening and working along with them to ensure that optimum solutions are found.
  • Remain up to date with technical and market developments.
  • Achieve all commitments timeously and ensure successful completion of projects.
  • Ensure stability, continuity and professionalism from all personnel at TvE

Solutions We Offer


We can provide optimal solutions for all your engineering requirements as well as project management, estimating and cost control, procurement, expediting and maintenance planning.  We have a proven track record in the following fields:

  • Petrochemical – Crude oil and refined product logistics and infrastructure
  • Steelworks – Structural steel engineering and infrastructure
  • Aviation facilities infrastructure
  • Facilities & infrastructure for food and beverage industry
  • Non ferrous rolling facilities, munition and shooting ranges
  • Commercial Developments