About Us

Company Overview

Local Knowledge, Global Expertise

Knight Piésold is an employee owned international company of consulting engineers, scientists and technicians offering specialized services related to mining, environment, power, water resources, transportation and construction.

Since the founding of the company in South Africa in 1921 we have expanded all over the world in response to client requirements, with offices in North and South America, Australia, Africa, and Asia. Our specialists possess both the local knowledge and global expertise to support the successful completion of each project.

Long Lasting Client Relationships

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. Our passion and commitment have resulted in numerous award winning projects and long term client relationships. (In fact, our longest client relationship goes back over 70 years!)

Our People, Our Strength

At Knight Piésold, we recognize that it is the strength of our people that make the company a success. By offering an exciting and rewarding work environment where staff members are encouraged to excel, reach their full potential and fulfill their career aspirations, we attract and retain some of the top professionals in the industry.

Our Mission

Our mission is to build permanent relationships with reputable clients around the world through world-class engineering, scientific and management services that 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.