Kurt Uderstadt

Partner / Principal Civil Engineer
SRK Port Elizabeth
Ground Floor, Bay Suites 1a Humewood Road Humerail Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa PO Box 21842 Port Elizabeth, 6000
+27 41 509 4800
+27 41 509 4850



  • Project management and design of civil works including geotechnical;
  • Structural and environmental projects.


Kurt Uderstadt has been involved in the field of geotechnical and environmental engineering projects. His expertise includes:

  • Geotechnical engineering including site surveys, stability calculations, scour determination, retaining walls etc;
  • Bridge and culvert investigations;
  • Stormwater dam design;
  • Design of marine bunding systems (piling and sheet piling systems) for hydrocarbon containment;
  • Stormwater system assessments and design of upgrades;
  • Environmental engineering pertaining to wetlands, waste site clean ups and rehabilitation;
  • Structural design of foundations, bases for various electrical masts, minor buildings, cement silos;
  • Structural design of loading bays and slabs for heavy equipment i.e. cranes, long haulers etc;
  • Structural design of debris control structures and appurtenant works;
  • Project management of structural and civil projects, documentation, procurement, measurements, quality control, risk assessments, payments and client liaison;
  • Pavement management surveys on runways and aprons, analysing defects, design of aircraft aprons, drawing up documents for remedial works and implementation of the work;
  • Retaining walls including Terraforce systems, design of hydraulic structures, bulk earthwork supervision and quality control;
  • Labour based construction supervision, quality control and costing and material handling.
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