Company Profile

The OHSE Consultancy cc (CK 2003/020243/23) has registered members Gavin Wilson and Mervyn Arendse.

Gavin Wilson has 21 years petrochemical experience. He joined Mobil in 1991 and spent seven years as a construction and maintenance engineering technician. From 1998 until 2003 he was an HSEQ Advisor in the Marketing Division where after he left Engen Petroleum Ltd to open a specialist health, safety and environmental consultancy. Gavin is registered with the Institute of Safety Management as an Occupational Safety Professional and is branch chairman for the Institute of Safety Management (IOSM). Gavin is also a member of the Association of Construction Health and Safety Management (ACHASM), South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (SAIOSH) and the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) in the UK.

Mervyn Arendse has 40 years experience in petrochemical industry where responsibilities ranged from being terminal manager with Mobil (SA) and subsequently Engen Petroleum Ltd. His experience includes receiving, storing and delivering petroleum products from tank ships, pipelines and road transportation. Mervyn was a field auditor for Engen Petroleum Ltd, alerting, advising and assessing fuel depot operations and spent three years as a HSEQ Advisor supporting the implementation of HSEQ Management Systems, performing Legal Compliance Audits and conducting HSEQ training. Mervyn holds a certificate of Competency from SA College of Assessors to asses HSE for Hazchem Bulk Truck Operators.

The OHSE Consultancy cc is committed to the principle of continual improvement and is a member of numerous international mailing lists in the disciplines of general health and safety, construction and environmental law of authorities, consultancies, professional bodies and associations.

Current and previous clients of the OHSE Consultancy cc include:

Engen Petroleum Ltd
SA Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA)
Romano Signs
First African Signs
Cape Fresh Produce
Novel Denim
AFS Forecourt Solutions Group
Milu Trading
Burger Wallace Construction
Micklefield Junior School
Paterson & Cooke Consulting Engineers