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Ivy Tech Trading (Pty) Ltd. is an independent, privately-owned consulting company servicing the global minerals industry. Our staff have over 35 experience in the Exploration and Mining industry in both operational and consulting roles.

We specialise in process analysis, documentation and training assessment and mentoring of your geological staff.

Our core services include:

  • Geological database management
  • Due diligence
  • Expert/specialist reports
  • Technical risk and opportunity assessment
  • Mentoring and professional development


Roy Irvine - GIM Suite Practitioner


Roy is a professional geologist (registered with SACNASP) with over 35 years experience in the Exploration and Mining industry. He has worked for major mining companies as both Exploration and Mining geologist, database and QAQC Manager. Roy has managed a number of geological database assessments and implementation projects which included a thorough assessment of the people component of the People / Process / Technology environment. He has also been employed as a geological database consultant for other mining software companies and is a certified trainer for industry courses in Sampling, QAQC and Grade Control.

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