Greg Booysen was involved in two projects where commissioning was required to the CIBSE standard. At that time the only suitably qualified CIBSE consultants were based in the UK and this posed various challenges for the local industry.
Cardinal Commissioning Services (Pty) Ltd was formed in January 2011 to address the need for dedicated CIBSE and ASHRAE commissioning management for the construction industry.
What we do
* CIBSE – Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (Commonly pronounced Sibsee)
** ASHRAE – American Society of Heating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (Commonly pronounced Ashray)
Commissioning Management has gained prominence in the recent past due to the Green Building requirements. In order to achieve the required star rating for a building, it is necessary to commission the building systems to the CIBSE* or ASHRAE** 0-2005 standards.
Cardinal Commissioning Services provides commissioning management based on the CIBSE code M – Management principles. The CIBSE codes provide specific codes predominantly for the mechanical disciplines however these codes have sections which may be applied to all the services. CIBSE code M and the intent of the commissioning codes i.e. structure and methodology is applied to services such as electrical systems where no specific code exists. ASHRAE 0-2005 provide a similar Commissioning Management structure which is orientated more to mechanical services but can be applied to all services.
Cardinal Commissioning Services strives to be provide commissioning management that is on a par with the best international commissioning companies and
Cardinal Commissioning Services, Greg Booysen is a member of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers and as such abides by and upholds the Code of Professional Conduct. Integrity, trust
Business goals & objectives
Cardinal Commissioning Services will become the premier Commissioning Management company in South Africa by delivering buildings commissioned properly, on time and within budget.
Due to the shortage and lack of skills in the diverse range of building services in South Africa, Cardinal Commissioning Services is in the process of implementing a mentoring initiative for young graduate engineers of all the relevant disciplines. The initiative will
Cardinal Commissioning Services has successfully commissioned every building which it was appointed to
The primary objective of the company is to provide focused, practical, accurate and relevant commissioning processes for building systems.
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34 Sint Maarten, 21 Montega Close, Sunninghill, Johannesburg