Seiche Measurements Ltd is excited to announce the opening of its new office in South Africa with the appointment of Jacques Burgers who takes on the role of Area Manager, Sub Saharan Africa.
Roy Wyatt, Managing Director of Seiche, comments: “We are setting up to meet the needs of the African market with both our underwater acoustic equipment as well as our training courses.”
Jacques Burgers, who has over 20 years’ top-tier experience in IT and management adds, “This is an exciting opportunity to create business partnerships in Southern Africa and further promote Seiche's footprint internationally. Being at the cutting edge of innovation makes Seiche the obvious choice for all existing and prospective clients."
Seiche is the leading worldwide provider of Passive Acoustic Monitoring (PAM) equipment to the Oil and Gas and Renewables industries. With over 18 years’ experience and 100,000 days of deployment across seven continents, the company designs and manufactures a wide range of underwater acoustic products. Seiche is at the forefront of technology used for mitigation and designs tailored solutions to meet all client requirements.
Seiche also offers world-class training for individuals and companies delivered by renowned university academics and experts in their field. It offers JNCC-accredited Marine Mammal Monitoring Training and Underwater Acoustics courses both in South Africa and around the globe.
Seiche currently supports the Whale Coast Cetacean Project (www.whalesdolphins.co.za) run by Katja Vinding Petersen and is conducting a research trial in collaboration with this project late September 2014.
Seiche Measurements Ltd already holds offices in Devon, UK, and Houston, USA.