Stephan Marie Lapage,
Founder – Previous Director
Stephan Lapage graduated (cum laude) from the University of Louvain (Belgium) in 1969. He further obtained a GDE in structures from Wits University in 1986.
Since 1969, he has been employed by several consulting engineering firms in Pretoria. He later joined an international firm specializing in the design of hardened and protective structures. In 1981, he started practicing on his own and established a software company developing programs to solve engineering problems. In 1987, established with Barry Dippenaar the consulting practice of Dippenaar and Lapage, Structural and Civil Consulting Engineers.
S M Lapage is currently practicing under his own name as a Specialist Consultant in the field of structures to resist the effects of accidental explosions or the effects of weapons effects.