We employ specialist, experienced green-building designers, Electrical engineers, energy consultants and mechanical engineers,
each of whom excels in his or her particular discipline. In this way, we can ensure our customers benefit from an unrivalled
knowledge bank. We invest in their training and development so that each of our staff members is
aware of best engineering practices and international standards.

Directors

Vikram Bhujun

Vikram Bhujun
BEng MSc CEng RPEM MCIBSE
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Vikram Bhujun is a Chartered Building Services Engineer with over 20 years’ experience in the building services industry. He first worked for a contracting organisation before founding Prodesign 1997. He is also a qualified and experienced project manager, having managed several large and complex engineering projects in Mauritius. Vikram is an ambassador for sustainable design and development. He pioneered green-building design in Mauritius when he set up a Sustainability Department in Prodesign back in 2008. He involves the whole office in the design of low-energy buildings – and is more than happy when clients appreciate the benefits of green-building certification schemes for both new and existing buildings. He also has considerable experience in advising clients on real-estate development strategies, pre-development studies and marketing.

Vinobah Dhondee

Vinobah Dhondee
BENG MSc C.Eng RPEM
DIRECTOR

Vinobah is a Building Services Engineer specialising in mechanical and HVAC systems. His experience includes in-depth studies leading to the design of various air-conditioning options including fan-coil units, VRV and displacement ventilation systems, and refurbishment strategies and options. As project director, he has designed and commissioned many projects including high-rise office buildings, data centres, laboratories and commercial centres, with emphasis on energy efficiency. While being an HVAC specialist, he has in-depth knowledge of all aspects of electrical and mechanical systems.

Niraj Boodhoo

Niraj Boodhoo
BEng RPEM
DIRECTOR

Niraj is a Building Services Director with extensive knowledge of building service systems in general whilst being specialised in electrical services. He currently leads the design of high and low-voltage systems as well as managing the design process for large projects. He has recently led major projects in a range of sectors from hotels, offices and hospitals to residential schemes, involved from the briefing stage up to project handing-over, including contract administration and the preparation of final accounts. He is currently engaged in projects undergoing the LEED-certification process and ensures that all the projects being undertaken by Prodesign provide clients with the most suitable solutions for their specific requirements. Not the least of Niraj’s strengths is his ability, when working on large projects, to fully understand and co-ordinate the works of multidisciplinary teams from all around the world.

Arvind Seebaluck

Arvind Seebaluck
BEng (Hons)
DIRECTOR

Arvind is an experienced public health engineer; with capabilities to design and project manage cold and hot water systems, drainage, fire protection systems and security installations for large and complex projects. He has led the design of various offices, commercial, industrial, educational and hospital renovations schemes. He is now on charge of our new business unit which looks after the auditing, inspection, compliance and managements of building services installations for clients.

Naresh Sewdin

Naresh Sewdin
BEng MSc CEng MBA RPEM
DIRECTOR

Naresh is a versatile Building Services Engineer with particularly strong experience in mechanical and HVAC systems. As project director, he co-ordinates the work of the in-house design team and ensures that works are delivered on time and budget. He further manages projects during the construction phase, not least to ensure that Prodesign delivers what it has promised. He also assists Vikram in assisting repeat clients in their strategic planning and marketing strategies for new property developments.

Seniors

Shameen Deewanuth

Shameen Deewanuth
BEng
SENIOR ENGINEER

Besides being a skilled Public Health Design Engineer, Shameen is an experienced site engineer with strong contract administration and quality assurance expertise. He is generally posted full time on large sites to ensure that a project runs smoothly and that a client’s wishes and expectations are met.

Sebastien Bonaventure

Sebastien Bonaventure
DUST
SENIOR ENGINEER

Sebastien is in charge of on-site co-ordination, quality control and contract administration, with a primary role of ensuring clients get what they want and when they want it. He is also well grounded in mechanical installations.

Vimal Pitteea

Vimal Pitteea
BEng
SENIOR ENGINEER

Vimal is the company’s production engineer, responsible for researching and developing CAD working methods. Since joining Prodesign in 2005, he has enhanced our CAD standards and introduced 3D CAD and the use of Revit MEP throughout the company. He is also involved in the development of CFD use in HVAC systems for our design team. Vimal also works on project design and supervision.

Vikash Ramkissoon

Vikash Ramkissoon
BEng RPEM
SENIOR ENGINEER

Vikash has more than seven years’ experience in fire safety and security systems. He has had further training since joining Prodesign in 2006, to ensure that all the buildings we design provide occupants with a safe and secure environment. He is the lead designer for all fire-protection systems and electronic security and access controls in buildings.

Ajmal Maudarbaccus

Ajmal Maudarbaccus
BEng
SENIOR ENGINEER

Ajmal has developed a strong passion for lighting design and believes that both natural and artificial lighting are crucial in influencing, shaping and enhancing the built environment. With seven years’ experience, Ajmal is able to bring new insight to low-energy and effective lighting designs and controls.

Sahed Jhugroo

Sahed Jhugroo
BEng-RPEM
SENIOR ENGINEER

Another graduate of the University of Mauritius, Sahed also joined Prodesign in 2005. He is trained as a public health design engineer and heads our firm’s team specialising in hot and cold water distribution systems, drainage and rainwater harvesting. He is currently working on several green building projects that emphasise recycling and a reduced use of water.

Specialists

Anishta Heeramun

Anishta Heeramun
MEng
ENGINEER

Anishta, a state laureate, joined Prodesign in 2010 after completing her studies in Environmental Engineering. She works in our sustainability department where she conducts energy analyses for LEED-certified buildings, performs computational fluid dynamics in buildings and assesses the feasibility of renewable energy technologies. Through a combination of research and project work, Anishta provides her team with sustainability guidance and energy strategies.

Rudhi Cantiah

Rudhi Cantiah
BEng
ENGINEER

Rudhi Cantiah joined Prodesign in 2016.  He is a first class graduate in Electrical Engineering and keen to learn more on electrical distribution systems in buildings. He is currently working with Director Niraj  on the design of low voltage distribution schemes in buildings.

Ojashvi Awootar

Ojashvi Awootar
BEng
ENGINEER

Ojashvi is a first class engineering graduate in Mechatronics from the University of Mauritius and joined us early this year. She is working on several schemes which involve energy efficient designs and sustainability.

Nadia Foo Kune

Nadia Foo Kune
B.A Physics and Environmental Studies, USA
ENGINEER

Nadia graduated with a B.A. in Physics and Environmental Studies from Macalester College. Prior to joining Prodesign in 2016, she acquired various laboratory skills and extensive knowledge on energy and environmental solutions through diverse jobs and internships. She is currently working on green buildings design, doing energy models using IES VE.

Admin

Anusha Soonack- Admin Assistant

Anusha Soonack- Admin Assistant
BSc Hons
ADMIN

Dominique Jadoobar- Admin Assistant

Dominique Jadoobar- Admin Assistant

ADMIN

Frank Pierre Louis

Frank Pierre Louis
BSc Management
ADMIN

Frank holds a bachelors degree in Management from the University of Mauritius and worked at the Mutual Aid Association before joining us in 2015. He is the administrative manager and in charge of the overall management and administration of the office.