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Consulting Engineers & Project Managers to the Mining Industry

RSV (Pty) Ltd

home ptyltd1Read, Swatman & Voigt (Pty) Ltd (RSV) was established in 1991 and has grown to become one of the foremost consulting engineering and project management companies servicing the global mining and industrial sectors.

We are independent of any supply chain providers and can therefore offer single-source project services. Our customised solutions range from resource estimation through to final commissioning and production ramp-up.

Work is undertaken on an Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) basis or integrated with the customer's management teams, based on the requirements of each particular project. RSV (Pty) Ltd.'s main focus is currently on Africa.

CEO: RSV (Pty) Ltd

Koelmans R

Rein Koelmans

MBL; B.Sc Engineering (Mining); Project Management Professional (PMP); Member of the Engineering Council of South Africa; Member of the Project Management Institute of South Africa; Associate Member of the Association of Mine Managers of South Africa; Fellow of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.

Tel: +27 10 109 9209



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