JACQUES VAN DER MERWE

Geologist

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ABOUT

Jacques joined RES in 2018 as a Geotech following the completion of his Bachelors Degree in Geology and Geography from Rhodes University.

 

In 2019 he left RES to pursue further studies and completed his Geology Honours Degree. In studying the "integration of geophysical fault mapping and tectonic geomorphology towards investigating Cenozoic deformation in Botswana" (for his Thesis) Jacques compared magnetic data in order to identify active faulting.

Since joining RES, Jacques has worked in Zambia on a soil sampling project, in Botswana on a gravity project and Namibia on IP, including magnetic surveys, soil sampling and RC core drilling.

QUALIFICATIONS

B.Sc Hons.

EXPERTISE

  • Project management

  • Logistics

  • Remote exploration

  • GIS

  • IP