06 Apr Riaan Van Wyk
Riaan started his professional career in 1992 at the South African Airforce as an electronics engineer. He was tasked with designing electronic systems, telemetry links and power supplies for both land and aircraft-based systems. In 1998 he joined Altech as a system engineer that specialised in radar data processing, flight data distribution and training simulators. He was also involved in engineering for digital satellite decoder systems. In 2002 he joined DetNet as the lead product design engineer for electronic detonators and the enabling control equipment. He was also tasked with research into new technologies to enable future blasting and mining systems. In 2019 he joined Davey Bickford Enaex in France to help guide and scope the companies new blasting systems and innovation research activities.