Key Personnel:

Managing Director
Technical Director



Key Personnel:

Avinash Bisnath

Sodhie Naicker


Minerals Industry Consultants


The phrase “Kai Batla” is adopted from the Pedi language meaning “We are Searching for or Seeking”. Kai Batla - Minerals Industry Consultants (”KB-MIC”)is a black owned and run geological consulting and contracting company whose senior members have a respectable reputation in both the mining and exploration sectors. Our combined knowledge base is in excess of 45 years, gained in public, private and governmental organizations, working on operational mines as well as Greenfield and Brownfield exploration projects. KB-MIC is one of the few leading consultancies that offer the full breadth of geological services across multiple commodities.

We are considered “Competent Persons” by internationally recognized resource reporting standards (SAMREC, Ni43-101 and JORC) for Coal, Gold and Platinum minerals. Other commodities related experience include Uranium, Copper and Iron-ore.

KB-MIC’s vision is to develop and maintain a position as the distinguished geological consultancy of choice for both our employees and clients. Our focus will be primarily on Green and Brown field exploration in Africa.

Core Competencies
KB MIC’s competitive advantage lies in its ability to offer its clients services that are complementary to our core competencies.

Geological Exploration

Resource Modeling

Mineral Economics and Evaluations

Mineral Policy and Development Economics

Geotechnical and Engineering Geology

Environmental & Mineral Tenure Services



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