Our Team

Marius Neethling

Managing Director

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications:

  • National higher Diploma in survey obtained from Witwatersand Technicon

  • Mine Surveyors Certificate of Competency – 1752

Work Experience:

  • Experience in the mining, engineering, civil and construction environment for the last 38 years.
  • Responsible for the total coal handling at Sasol Secunda Collieries from the mines to Sasol Synfuels.
  • Planning and Projects in gold and coal mining.
  • Opencast and underground coal mining.
  • Responsible surveyor for 28 years.
  • Short, medium and longterm planning at coal mines.
  • Civil construction on roads, dams and shafts.

Membership of Professional Bodies:

  • Member of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa
  • Member of Plato: Professional Land Surveyors and technicians – MS(PR. CERT) 0124

Alwyn Prinsloo

Surveyor & Scanning Specialist

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications:

  • Elementry Survey Certificate

Work Experience:

  • 7 years Survey experience
  • Civil survey
  • 2 years Underground Detection Scanning

Chris Hattingh

Mine Surveyor

Solomon Lukhele

Director

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications:

  • Basic Surveying
  • 16 Years Experience in survey

Johan Britz

Civil Engineer

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications

  • BTech Engineering Civil degree through TUT
  • MHS-ACT-Legal Liability
  • Basic Scaffolding Inspection
  • Aluminium Scaffolding Erector
  • Essential Basics of Fall Protection
  • Hand and Portable electric Tool safety
  • Scaffolding Supervisor
  • Grinding Wheel Safety

JC Hattingh

Mine Surveyor

Vusi Khubeka

Survey Assistant

Qualifications & Experience

Work Experience:

  • Civil and Mining Environment
  • Civil construction – 14 years’ experience

Estee Smit

Safety Practitioner

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications:

  • Construction Health and Safety Officer – SACPCMP Registration – (Reg nr. CHSO/236/2016)
  • Working at Heights – HDM Productions
  • Fall Protection Planner – HDM Productions
  • Construction Regulation – AFFSAF Health and Safety Consulting Services
  • HIRA – LexisNexis
  • Emergency Awareness and Evacuation – Le
  • xisNexis
  • Root Cause Analysis Technique (RCAT) – IRCA
  • Accident and Incident Management – LexisNexis
  • SHE Representative – NOSA
  • SAMTRAC – NOSA
  • Microsoft Specialist – Giggaskills

Work Experience:

  • REFINERY TURNKEY PROJECTS – SAFETY OFFICER
  • MEGCHEM ENGINEERING AND DRAFTING – SAFETY PRACTITIONER
  • MURRAY AND ROBERTS – SAFETY PRACTITIONER
  • M & S PROJECTS – SAFET PRACTITIONER

Eugene Nortjie

Surveyor

Frans van den Berg

Mine Surveyor

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications:

  • Sasol elementary survey certificate
  • COM elementary survey certificate
  • COM elementary sampling certificate
  • COM practical ventilation certificate
  • Sasol advance survey certificate
  • National survey diploma – Part 2

Work Experience:

Mine surveying – 23 years experience. Day to Day survey routine:

Underground:

  • Check Survey
  • Grades
  • Bunkers

Surface:

  • Volumetric Survey
  • Cadastral Survey
  • Open Cast Survey
  • Suface monitoring

Experience in Total Stations, GPS Systems (LEICA &TRIMBLE)  Levels

Computer literate in Micro station, Surpac, Model Maker and MS Office

Brian Mkhize

Safety Officer

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications:

  • SACPCMP Registered – 39478082
  • Introduction to SAMTRAC – HIRA & SHE system tools
  • Application of SHE Principles and Procedures
  • Legal liability
  • HIRA
  • First aid level one
  • Working at heights
  • Scaffold erector and dismantling
  • Scaffold inspector
  • Fire Fighting
  • Modern S-H-E-Q / Risk management course (MSRM)
  • Root cause analysis technique (RCAT)
  • Construction safety training (CST) course (IRCON)

Work Experience:

  • WBHO SAFETY OFFICER

Alwyn Prinsloo

Surveyor

Dirk Bezuidenhout

Civil Surveyor

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications:

  • Elementary survey certificate

Software Experience:

Model Maker:

  • Microstation
  • Imine
  • Microsoft Office programs
  • Trimble
  • Leica downloading software

Work Experience:

  • Sasol Coal Processing East as a Process Controller.
  • Mine and Surface surveying – 15 years’ experience

Charlien Koekemoer

Financial Accountant

Qualifications & Experience

Elizna Reichel

Draughts Lady