FIDIC Adjudicators Search - Eng. Kevin Spence

First Name
Last Name
Global Regions
East Asia & Pacific, Europe & Central Asia, Middle East & North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa
Country Residence
South Africa
South African
Educational Qualifications
Pr Eng, Bsc Eng ( Civil) (Wits), FAArb (Southern Africa), Post Graduate Specialisation in Construction Law (1 year course conducted by Association of Arbitrators, Southern Africa) MSAICE, FIQ, MAP(Wits)
Professional qualifications
Registered Professional Engineer, Mediator Adjudicator and Arbitrator
Current employment status
Self Employed
Particular technical expertise
Building and Civil Engineering, Environmental issues, Hydro projects, Infrastructure, Railways, Bridges, Pipelines, Power / Energy, Road and Storm water Defence Works
Afrikaans, English
Present position
Mediator, Adjudicator and Arbitrator in private practice
Director: Induna Training (Pty) Ltd
Positions held
• 2014 – Date: Independent Consultant
• 2007-2013: Binnington Copeland and Associates –Director and General Manager
• 1995 – 2007: Owner/Managing Director – Spray Pave (Pty) Ltd (Road Surfacing)
• 1985 – 1992: LTA Construction – Managing Director - Various Group Companies
• 1982 – 1985: ZAI Consulting – Construction Manager
• 1977 – 1982: Basil Read (Pty) Ltd - Specialist Engineer-Concrete Roads
Dispute resolution experience
Currently Standing DAB Member on:
• DAB Member: Neckartal Dam Project, Karas Region, Namibia [FIDIC]-Ongoing- 3 years to date. Project Value USD $400million
• DAB-Sole Member: City of Windhoek -Rehabilitation of Roads in Windhoek, Namibia [ FIDIC]-ongoing
• DAB Chairman: Extensions to Simon Vermooten Road, Pretoria [FIDIC] Project Value USD$ 40 million[ Ad hoc DAB-complete in May 2018]
• DAB-Sole Member: Uganda -Buhimba Nalweyo Road Project [FIDIC ] Project Value USD$ 250million
• DAB -Sole Member: Ethiopia-Cuka to Yigachef Road Project [FIDIC], Project Value USD$ 250million
• Chairman DAB: Eastern Cape, South Africa : Mtentu Bridge [ FIDIC], Project Value ZAR 1.7 billion
• DAB Member: Kafubu Sustainable Water and Sanitation Project, [FIDIC], Zambia, Project Value USD100million
Botswana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Uganda, Zambia
Other panel listings
• Member CESA: Consulting Engineers South Africa
• Registered Professional Engineer
• Member, South African Institution of Civil Engineers
• Fellow, Institute of Quarrying
• Fellow, Association of Arbitrators (Southern Africa)
• Affiliate Member : FIDIC
• Member CAASA
• Member: Engineering Professions of Namibia
• CAPSA – Use of Emulsions in Cold Weather Surfacing, CAPSA 2004
• DAB’s in Africa-FIDIC Africa Conference, Nairobi, September 2016
• DAB’s in Southern Africa, case studies and current trends-FIDIC GAMA Conference, Cape Town, May 2107
• Expert Panel-ICC FIDIC Conference in South Africa, October 2018