Nuclear Structural Engineering Pty Ltd. (NSE) was formed in July 2006 when the members of Lee and Marshall Consulting CC undertook to expand their operations to meet the growing demand for specialised structural engineering services in the Civil Engineering Industry in South Africa.

NSE Pty Ltd. is a BEE company, owned and run by Messrs. Derek Lee and Thaabit Rylands. Paul C. Rizzo Associates Inc. (PCR) of the US is another shareholder and is a well-established international engineering company which provides Civil Engineering services firm that also specializes in siting and engineering support services for nuclear facilities.

Our Vision and Mission

NSE is a privately owned company focussed on Civil, Structural and Infrastructure Engineering Design. We are a young company of highly talented people with a passion for solving problems.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tackle complex and challenging problems and provide high quality service to our valued Clients. Our vision is to become one of the leading organisations in the field of Civil, Structural, Geotechnical, Forensic and Construction Engineering aspects of Industrial facilities.

It is NSE's mission to become leaders in South Africa in the field of Nuclear Engineering related to Civil and Structural aspects of Nuclear Power Generation and Nuclear Research Reactor Facilities.

Why choose us?

NSE has extensive involvement in fossil, hydro and nuclear power plant siting, development, qualification and life cycle maintenance of utility infrastructure extending over a 30 year period. As a result we provide a comprehensive list of services:
  • Road planning & design
  • Soil / structural interaction
  • Reinforced concrete design and investigation
  • Expertise in Finite Element analysis and design
  • Field & laboratory investigations of subsurface soils
  • Conceptualisation, layouts and design of Industrial Facilities
  • Heavy Industrial Steel Design (Cranes, conveyors, pipe rack systems, etc.)
  • Infrastructure analysis, design & construction supervision of sewer, storm water & water reticulation
  • Analysis of intricate loading conditions (Vibration, Seismic, Fire, Blast & Impact and other Extreme Events)

Our Clients rely on NSE to reduce their risk and cost of operational downtime emanating from civil and structural problems.

Quality Policy

We have adopted a quality approach in our business activities and are committed to serve our customers and meet their needs and expectations in design and supply of reliable and innovative technologies and services related to civil and structural engineering keeping in mind environment and legal requirements.

We use modern management, engineering and material sciences. We are also committed to the continual improvement of our technologies and services to achieve increased customer satisfaction.

NSE Complies with:
  • Health and Safety legislative requirements (OHSA),
  • ISO 9001-2015