The Team

RDS has over the years assembled an experienced team of geologists and operations personnel to manage all aspects of drilling programmes for a wide range of mineral commodities. 

Greg Hansen
Managing Director
(BBusSci, MPhil Environmental Management) 
Greg joined the MS Group in 1998 and has played a number of key management roles. These have included implementing the group's environmental management and safety policies, managing the operations for the group's exploration programmes and the Mineral Services Laboratory, Group Managing Director and his current role of Managing Director of Remote Drilling Services.

Clint Williams
Chairman
(B.Sc Hons Geology, M.Sc Exploration Geology)
Clint developed and manages the MS Group's drilling operation, Remote Drilling Services, which involves specialised modular equipment designed to take on core drilling programmes in logistically remote areas. A career field geologist with over 17 years field exploration experience, Clint has been integrally involved with all aspects of the MS Group's advanced field exploration projects and field operations. Before joining Mineral Services in 1996, he worked for Gold Fields in South Africa and Namibia and Benguela Concessions as a Marine Geologist. 

Quinton Nienaber
Senior Drilling Supervisor
Quinton has over 10 years of experience in drilling in Africa, supervising a wide range of drilling rigs including R.C. drilling in Namibia, mud rotary in Mozambique and diamond drilling in RSA, Zambia, Tanzania, Botswana, DRC and Namibia. He also has experience in deep-hole drilling and wedging using triple tube in various sizes from hole collaring to reef cuts. He is qualified to service, maintain and carry out routine repair work on core rigs, in particular RC rigs.