Triz Engineering was founded in 2001 and since then became a significant contributor to the commercial vehicle industry.
Underpinned by years of first-hand OEM experience, developing a fundamental understanding of automotive engineering, today we are recognized internationally for our work in commercial vehicle development.
This recognition is based on the trust we built with our customers by focusing on execution, ensuring their goals are achieved.
For the past 5 years Triz Engineering has been ranked as the No. 1 engineering service provider by participating customers, specifically in the areas of overall service level, turnkey capabilities, and delivery.
Our engineers are customer and solution orientated, combining their knowledge of mechanical, electrical, design and software engineering to help revolutionize the automotive industry and give our clients a competitive edge.
Andrew Taitz, Chairman
Andrew Taitz is Chairman of TRIZ® Engineering, including its U.S. and Cape Town, South Africa affiliates, both of which provide cutting-edge design engineering services focused on commercial vehicle industries. As part of, and consistent with, the GVW Group™ family of companies including Autocar and other affiliates under Andrew Taitz’s leadership, Triz Engineering seeks the best people, who are then empowered to create value for customers – often by doing things differently. By understanding customers, their markets, and their true drivers of value and sustained competitive advantage, Triz Engineering designs to meet client and end-customer needs in ways more fundamental and aligned toward forward-looking growth and profitability. Triz Engineering, and affiliated GVW Group companies, have also been industry leaders in furthering and promoting sustainable, environment-friendly products and services, and they continue to seek and advance such opportunities as core to their key growth initiatives.
Johann Vorster, President
Johann Vorster is the President of TRIZ® Engineering Services. Triz Engineering is an engineering development consultancy, specializing in commercial vehicles with offices in South Africa and the United States. In 2000 Johann joined the company as an engineer in Indiana, USA.
Now located in Cape Town, he is responsible for leading Triz Engineering‘s growth and new technology initiatives. Johann is a Mechanical Engineering graduate of the University of Pretoria and holds an MBA from the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business