Barend van Vuuren Quantity Surveyor

Barend has over eight years quantity surveying experience in the construction industry and six of those years in the civil and mining sector contracting to organisations across Africa, South Africa, India and Australia. His experience ranges from pre-contract to a wide range of post-contract services. He has been involved in most sectors of the construction industry and adds value to any team with his commitment and attention to detail.

Best advice I ever received
Don't wait for things to happen, go and make them happen.

Advice I like to give
You will never stop learning, so always listen.

Career highlight
Being part of the team that worked on the Karowe mine Upgrade Phase 2 in Botswana. After completion, they discovered the 2nd largest Gem Quality Diamond (1,111 carats), largest in the last Century.