Who We Are

Knight Piésold is an employee-owned global consulting firm that provides specialized services to the mining, power, water resources, infrastructure, and oil and gas industries. We are engineers, environmental scientists, geoscientists, and technologists who focus on creating value at every stage of a project through quality driven, sustainable, and cost-effective solutions.

Established in South Africa in 1921, we have expanded our reach into a global network of over 750 professionals based in offices in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Australia, and Asia. 

By developing close working relationships and focusing on the specific and unique needs of each one of our clients, we work together to understand each project and business in today’s global environment.  With a commitment to quality, safety, and technical excellence, Knight Piésold specializes in creating tailored solutions at every stage of a project life cycle while delivering sustainable bottom-line results. We have led numerous award-winning projects to completion, and have fostered many long-term client relationships that still hold strong today.

Our Mission

Our mission is to build permanent relationships with reputable clients through world-class engineering, scientific, and management services. We aim to provide innovative solutions, the highest caliber of services, the best quality of product, the greatest efficiency, the finest technical expertise, and the maximum value for their investment.