About Us

Pont Consultants Ltd is a consulting engineering practice recently established by Andrew Pont, previously a Director of Joyce Consultants Ltd, with expertise in civil/structural engineering, building design and project management. Our clients range from large corporations and developers, to architectural practices, construction companies and home owners. We provide engineering and project design services in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands.  The company currently employs three structural engineers, previously with Joyce Consultants Ltd, including Andrew Pont as director and support draughting and administration staff.

The Team at Pont Consultants

ANDREW PONT

Director

BE (Civil), MIPENZ , CPEng, IntPE(NZ)

Career Profile :
Andrew graduated in 1977 and has more than 33 years experience in the consulting engineering industry in both New Zealand and overseas, including Australia, Fiji, Hong Kong and Korea.  He has been responsible for a wide range of commercial and industrial projects and was previously a director of Joyce Consultants Ltd from 2002 to 2010.  With his vast amount of civil/structural and building design experience, he is able to offer cost competitive and innovative solutions to design projects.  He can effectively lead a team to provide a high level of service at reasonable cost, tailored to meet Client requirements.

  • Graduate Soil Engineer, Tonkin & Taylor Ltd
  • Structural Engineer, Booth Sweetman & Wolfe
  • Senior Structural Engineer, Morrison Cooper Ltd
  • Lead Civil / Structural Engineer, Davy Mckee Pacific PTY Ltd (Australia)
  • Project Manager / Senior Structural Engineer, Kingston Morrison Ltd
  • Project Manager / Senior Structural Engineer, Sinclair Knight Merz Ltd
  • Director, Joyce Consultants Ltd
  • Director, Pont Consultants Ltd

SAEID SHAIGAN

Senior Structural Engineer

BSc - Civil Engineering - Adamson University, Philippines

Career Profile :
Saeid has practised as a civil engineer in NZ since 1985 and was previously employed by Joyce Consultants Ltd as a senior structural engineer from 1995 to 2010.  His speciality is structural analysis and design and he has carried out the structural design of a large number of buildings we see around us in Auckland today.

  • Project Engineer, R.B. Nery & Assoc (Philippines)
  • Project Engineer, W.Red Construction Corp (Philippines)
  • Project Engineer/Civil Engineer, Development Project Province of Zahedan (Iran)
  • Civil Engineer, Hoadley Budge & Olphert
  • Structural Engineer, Rankine & Hill Ltd
  • Structural Engineer, Connell Wagner
  • Structural Engineer, Duffill Watts & King Ltd
  • Senior Structural Engineer, Joyce Consultants Ltd
  • Senior Structural Engineer, Pont Consultants Ltd

BLAZENKA ROJE

Senior Structural Engineer

BE - Civil Engineering – University Of Zagreb, Croatia

Career Profile :
Blazenka graduated in 1989 and has over 20 years experience in both structural engineering design and draughting, including 15 years in NZ and is currently employed as a senior structural engineer.  Blazenka has been involved in a variety of projects including residential houses, multistorey apartment buildings and industrial structures.

  • Structural Draughtsperson, J. Hurlimann, Ingenieur-unternemung (Altdorf, Swiss)
  • Graduate Structural Engineer/Draughtsperson, AGP – biro sp. o. Split (Split, Croatia)
  • AutoCad Structural Draughtsperson, Duffill Watts & King Ltd
  • Graduate Structural Engineer/ Cad Technician, Thorburn Consultants Ltd
  • Structural Design Engineer, Thorne Dwyer Structures Ltd
  • Contract Engineer/Draughtsperson, Brown & Thomson Ltd
  • Contract Engineer/Draughtsperson, Joyce Consultants Ltd
  • Senior Structural Engineer, Joyce Consultants Ltd
  • Senior Structural Engineer, Lough Downey Ltd
  • Senior Structural Engineer, Pont Consultants Ltd

BRYAN BAI

Graduate Structural Engineer

BE(Civil), GIPENZ

Career Profile :
Bryan has completed a Bachelor of Civil and Environmental Engineering (Honours) in University of Auckland with an emphasis in structural engineering and geotechnical engineering. He was previously employed by Moss Engineering Consultants and Wilton Joubert Consulting Engineers. Bryan has been involved in structural designs of residential houses and commercial buildings. He is also experienced in AutoCAD.

  • Geotech Engineering Intern, Moss Engineering Consultants
  • Graduate Structural Engineer, Wilton Joubert Consulting Engineers
  • Graduate Structural Engineer, Pont Consultants Ltd

ANITA GOUWS

Office Administrator

Career Profile :
Anita has some 20 years experience in book keeping and administration both in New Zealand and South Africa. She has completed 2 years towards her degree in Management Accounting and also did courses in wage systems, stock control and debt collecting. She has been with Joyce Consultants Ltd since 2004.

  • Conveyance clerk, Volkskas Bank (South Africa)
  • Creditors clerk/book keeper, Sasko Mills (South Africa)
  • Cashbook Analyzer, Coca Cola (South Africa)
  • Credit Controller/Administration assistant, Air Liquide Ltd (South Africa)
  • National Accountant, Hillaldam Coburn Systems (South Africa)
  • Office Administrator, Joyce Consultants Ltd
  • Office Administrator, Asphaltech Ltd
  • Office Administrator, Pont Consultants Ltd