Gavin is a registered PLATO and SAGI surveyor (Reg no S-0873). He has been practicing surveying since 1995 and holds a National Higher Diploma in Surveying T4. His fields of expertise in surveying include Engineering, Construction, Mining, and Hydrographical. Other areas of expertise include Aerial photogrammetry, GIS, and Civil Works designing.
From 1992 – 1996, he worked at Scribante Construction as an Engineering Surveyor and from 1997 – 2003 at Richards Bay Minerals as a Mining Surveyor. He holds multiple directorships which include Topham G Surveys, DC Geomatics, and Aerial Surveying Africa. Topham G Surveys has been involved in all major expansion and developments in Northern KZN and has a close working relationship with most of the corporations in the area, including RBM, RBCT, Tronox, Scribante Construction, Steffanutti, DLP, IVS, HATCH, RHDHV, and SRK.
Kuben is an Engineering Surveyor with a National Diploma in Surveying. He has over 15 years’ experience in the Mining and Construction sectors (Civil). Kuben’s technical expertise includes high precision engineering and technical surveys, global positioning systems (GPS), terrestrial 3D scanning, and ground penetrating radar (GPR) surveys. He has gained vast knowledge having worked for companies like Richards Bay Minerals – Rio Tinto (Mining) and Scribante Construction. Kuben has worked independently since 2007 and holds multiple directorships, including Topham G Surveys, DC Geomatics, and Aerial Surveying Africa.
Nico Van Rooyen
Nico is a passionate fourth generation entrepreneur with a wealth of practical business experience. He holds several directorships specialising in marketing and management with experience in establishing, building and developing a business. Nico has made a name for himself by being the co-founder of two very successful brands which was sold to one of South Africa’s banks. He has always had a huge passion for technology and aviation and has established several companies that aim at enhancing various industries by applying drone technology. These industries include mining, construction, agriculture, and photography.
Clint is the Geomatics’ Director of Safety and Chief Pilot. He started his aviation career in the South African Air Force in 1990. He has been involved in all sectors of aviation and has accumulated over 7 000 hours of flying under his belt. Initially flying charters throughout Africa, he embarked on an international airline career. He has completed numerous Flight Safety management system courses. Clint has a professional outlook with high regard for operational safety and is responsible for ensuring a safe and professional aviation operation in our company.