About Us

dcressDennis V Cress has been a practicing structural and civil engineer for over fifty years. He graduated in 1972 with a Bachelor in Science in Civil Engineering BSc Eng (Civil) degree, majoring in Structural Engineering,

Dennis has worked initially for the Durban municipality, and thereafter worked for various consulting engineering firms both in the Durban and Pinetown areas.

In 1987 Dennis opened a Sole Principal Consulting Practice in Pinetown known as DENNIS V. CRESS and ASSOCIATES. Dennis has been a registered  Professional Engineer since 1975, which has recently been renewed to 2025. Dennis is also a member of the S A Institution of Civil Engineers.

Dennis has work experience with companies such as Mott Mcdonald Africa and Glad Africa SMEC, AECOM. RHDHV, Aurecon, PDNA, ARCUS GIBB, SOOKAN & Associates BKS and BCP Engineers. For an overview of structural design, civil design and contract supervision please visit the Projects page.

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CV of Dennis Vivian Cress 2023-11-01

The name of the firm was changed to DCA Consulting Engineers in 2012 and the practice relocated to Johannesburg in 2014.