Company Profile

BAUER Technologies South Africa (PTY) Ltd.

BAUER Technologies South Africa and its shareholding company BAUER Resources are part of the BAUER Group of Companies with more than 100 subsidiaries in over 60 countries (www.bauer.de). Some 8,900 employees contributed approx. EUR 1.3 billion annual group turnover in 2010.
 
In Africa, drilling projects have been executed in 13 countries and BAUER Resources Ghana has been formally established with head office in Accra in March 2010 after providing drilling services in Ghana since 2009. BAUER Resources in Ghana is to establish an additional operational hub in West Africa for coordination and support of other projects in the region.
 
The shareholding entity, BAUER Resources group with base in Germany, hosts several specialized drilling companies from deep vertical, inclined or directional core drilling and deep drilling for oil, gas and geothermal energy in Europe and Middle east, to hydro mining and large diameter deep exploration drilling in Canada and wide bulk sample drilling as well as deeper exploration and water drilling in Australia and Africa.
 
The global activities of the BAUER group are split in three main fields comprising the design, manufacture and supply of various drilling and foundation equipment, civil engineering projects for piling and other special foundation requirements and the execution of turnkey services in the fields of water and energy, mineral resources drilling and environmental engineering.
 
The group operations focus on global key account management of our major clients such as BHPBilliton, Anglo American, De Beers, Newmont Gold and Rio Tinto providing customized equipment solution and proper service and support. It is our strategy to utilize drilling equipment supplied within the group and designed and manufactured with German technical standards to ensure high efficiency with occupational safety and environmental standards.
 
Our equipment fleet features the universal RB40, RB30 and B25 drilling rigs on all-wheel drive carrier trucks. The multi-purpose drilling rigs allow for direct and reverse circulation drilling as well as DTH and wire line coring. Borehole drilling services comprise drilling and installation work, well developing and pump installation and testing. We can further provide geophysical logging service and hydro geological modeling with own consulting company in the BAUER group.
 
BTSA is 100% owned by BAUER Resources GmbH in Germany. BAUER Resources GmbH is held by the BAUER Aktiengesellschaft. The BAUER AG is a public listed company with registration in Germany and the central holding company for the entire BAUER group.