GEOSS Background

The background of GEOSS: Established in March 2001 by Julian Conrad –  a South African hydrogeologist who previously worked at the CSIR, and was passionate about sustainable groundwater exploration. GEOSS has grown steadily from a “1 person business” to the well known company of expert consultants it is today. GEOSS is now employing over 24 staff members and remains under the Directorship of Julian Conrad and Dale Barrow (MSc hydrogeologist with an MBA qualification as well).

GEOSS Vision

GEOSS aims to be the most knowledgeable, capable, professional, ethical and friendliest consulting and partnering company in the African groundwater industry. GEOSS aims to improve utilisation, protection and management of groundwater resources to the benefit of society and the environment. To this end, GEOSS implements global best practices and partners with leading agencies to build a better future for us all.

GEOSS Mission

To implement global best practices in all aspects of geology and hydrogeology, GIS and remote sensing to the benefit of society and the environment whilst ensuring sustainable use of groundwater resources.

GEOSS Values and Business Ethics

As a business organisation we are committed to being UNASHAMEDLY ETHICAL accordingly, we commit:

  1. To be honest and ethical in all our dealings.
  2. To provide efficient, economic and effective products and services in an impartial manner.
  3. To provide all stakeholders with timely, accessible and accurate information.
  4. To refuse to elicit, accept or pay any bribes, and to report those who do.
  5. To negotiate all contracts with the utmost integrity.
  6. To pay taxes, and to pay all creditors on time.
  7. To pay reasonable salaries and wages.
  8. To submit ourselves to just and ethical governing authorities.
  9. To remember the poor by investing generously and sacrificially in the broader community.
  10. To collaborate with our peers to impact our community and nation.

GEOSS Business Units and associated Leaders

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Client Testimonial

Thank you so much for this excellent report.

It is written with a wel thought out scientific approach, yet at a level that is fully understandable by any person with a basic scientific knowledge. Please be so kind as to thank Kes for his intense interest in the project and his free thinking ability. I have the greatest respect for him as a scientist and the way that he approaches these matters.

Well done Kes!

Thank you also to GEOSS for a job well done! It is greatly appreciated.

— Gert Meiring – BVi Consulting Engineers

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