of WiEBE, University of Johannesburg and Group Five
Face of Engineering April 2012
Current Employer: Eskom
Position: Senior Manager
22 years of experience in structural and civil engineering involving planning, design, study management, project management and administrative department management. Galia’s key experience includes strategic planning and management of departmental and project developments: technical and financial control and management, planning and options analyses, management of departmental and external consulting teams; management of large multi-disciplinary projects throughout the project cycle: planning, pre-feasibility studies, conceptual design, detailed design and execution; preparation of project documentation: design codes, procedures, terms of reference for appointment of consultants, tender documents including technical specifications and schedules of quantities, design reports, tender evaluation, and other related activities; structural design of reinforced concrete and steel structures for high-rise buildings, industrial buildings, pump stations, reservoirs, break pressure tanks; design of civil engineering services: pipelines, access roads, slipways, aircraft runways; architectural design for pump stations among others.