Frans van der Merwe
N.Dip (Structural Engineering)
Brendon is a professionally registered engineering geologist with over 8 years of experience in ground engineering and engineering geology; geotechnical investigations; rock engineering; tunnel assessments; slope stability assessment; and railway/ highway geotechnics. Brendon has a strong research and academic background, being the author of several articles published in peer-reviewed scientific journals and as chapters in books, as well as presenting his findings at numerous international conferences. He recently submitted his PhD thesis in Engineering Geology for final examination.
Completed masters degree in engineering geology at the University of Pretoria from 2014 to 2016 and assisted as a stand-in lecturer and tutor during this period. Since Jan 2017 has been supervising the geotechnical and drilling investigation of the N3 Keyridge realignment.