Our People

Our People 2018-05-03T13:16:22+00:00

Prizm’s Leadership team is focused on the ethical, safe and quality based growth of the company through the delivery of services that reflect our Vision, Mission, Values and Approach

Chris Cilliers

Chris Cillers | Managing Director

Founding director of Prizm Engineering. A degree qualified mechanical engineer (RPEQ) and projects manager with over 25 years of diversified experience in client, EPCM and consulting capacities within engineering, project management.

Key Focus Areas

Engineering

  • Engineering across heavy industries and technologies including smelting, hydrocarbons, mineral processing, infrastructure, renewable energy and mining
  • Multi discipline design management, design scoping, mechanical and process design deliverables

Project Management

  • Project portfolio setup and management within operating companies and across multiple clients
  • Greenfields and Brownfields project management experience from major projects to small complex process improvement projects
  • Contract management from large construction and procurement contracts to complex client service delivery contracts
Manie Saayman

Manie Saayman | Commercial Director

Founding director of Prizm Engineering. A degree qualified mechanical Engineer with over 17 years industry experience in Minerals and Metals, Processing (Alumina and Aluminium), Chemical Plants, Power Generation and Infrastructure.

Key Focus Areas

Contract Management

  • Government and Large Tier EPCM contract management
  • Contract management from large construction and procurement contracts to complex client service delivery contracts
  • Major Project Claims analysis and management
  • Commercial and Investment Risk Analysis
  • Progress Commercial Management
  • Variation Management
  • Estimating, Measurement and Re-measurement Analysis
  • Delay Analysis and Valuation
  • Forecasting and Budget Analysis
  • Negotiations

Project Management

  • Greenfields and Brownfields project management experience from major projects to small complex process improvement projects
  • Portfolio and systems development and implementation
Nolan Nel

Nolan Nel | Technical Director

Director of Prizm Engineering since 2017. A registered professional engineer and projects manager with +20 years of engineering, project and contracts management experience in brownfield/ sustaining and major capital greenfield projects in Consulting, OEM, ESP, EPC(M) and Client capacities within Mining and Metals, Energy (LNG, Coal), Infrastructure (Power Generation, Port), Construction and Manufacturing industries.

Key Focus Areas

Engineering & Project Management

  • Complete life-cycle Project, Engineering, Procurement/Contract (Prime & Sub), Construction, Commissioning, Start-up and Operational management
  • Management of multi-discipline teams, clients and stakeholders from sustaining capital to Greenfield
  • Front end project and portfolio management
  • Complete discipline engineering design and technology development from concept to implementation – Technologies, Material Handling, Processing, Refining & Smelting
  • Advanced engineering simulations and analysis

Contract & Risk Management

  • Government and Large Tier EPCM contract management
  • Contract management from large construction and procurement contracts to complex client service delivery contracts
  • Major Project Claims analysis and management
  • Commercial and Investment Risk Analysis