Founded in 1992 by Geologist Rowena Hay, Umvoto Africa is an earth sciences consultancy, specializing in environmental resource development, management and sustainability. Our name Umvoto, is the respectful word that Xhosa brides use for water. Key areas of our expertise are groundwater and mineral exploration, environmental planning, geo-hazard assessment and disaster risk management.

Umvoto Africa is BEE Level 1 certified and fully ISO9001-compliant in terms of quality management procedures.

News

Coverage in the News – Umvoto’s prestigious 2016 NSTF award

September 15, 2016

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Nelson Mandela International Day – 2016

August 3, 2016

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Masters graduation of our senior intern – Camille Olianti

August 1, 2016

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Umvoto – Winner of the National Science and Technology Forum Award

July 1, 2016

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Umvoto nominated for 2015-2016 NSTF Award

June 29, 2016

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Umvoto – Finalist at the 2015/2016 Open IX Challenge

June 13, 2016

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Coverage in the News – Umvoto’s prestigious 2016 NSTF award

Monday 12 September, 2016

Umvoto Africa’s acknowledgement for 25 years of pioneering scientific work coupled with successfully growing a start-up business into a highly respected consultancy has been covered in the news.

To read the three different articles, see:

Environmental Management: http://www.emmagazine.co.za/water-and-enviro-consultancy-wins-top-science-award/

EE Publishers: http://www.ee.co.za/article/water-enviro-consultancy-wins-top-science-award.html

Infrastructure News: http://www.infrastructurene.ws/tag/national-science-and-technology-forum-awards/

Position IT: http://z.positionit.ee.co.za/#page/12 … Read the rest

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