Geology – Mine Planning - Surveying

About us


Who We Are
Established in 1991 as SST Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH, as an independent company, it now employs mining, geology and survey professionals working internationally in more than 30 countries worldwide. SST Mining Consultants provides professional consultancy services to the mining sector since more than 25 years. For mining projects, we offer services from exploration to mine closure.
Our specialists are leaders in fields such as due diligence, technical studies, mine waste and water management, permitting, and mine rehabilitation. In addition there is a close collaboration with universities, administrative institutions and other consulting institutions

SST History
Being totally independent, SST started as a spin-off from RWTH Aachen University. The company was founded in 1991 by Mining Professor Rolf Dieter Stoll, Dr.-Ing. Fritz Schwarzkopp and Prof. Dr.-Ing. Walter Thiels. In 1993 Mining Engineer Axel Emons joined the company as shareholder and third CEO.
In 2019 Senior Mining Engineer Martin Buschmann and Senior Geologist Dietmar Quante joined as managing directors and shareholders to guarantee continuity for the future especially in services and client relation.

Managing Board

Please feel free to contact us by e-mail info@sst-consult.de.

Dr. Fritz Schwarzkopp

Dr. Fritz Schwarzkopp

Shareholder

Mining engineer

Prof. Dr. Walter Thiels

Prof. Dr. Walter Thiels

Shareholder

Mining engineer

Axel Emons

Axel Emons

Shareholder

Mining engineer

Martin Buschmann

Martin Buschmann

Shareholder

Mining engineer

Dietmar Quante

Dietmar Quante

Shareholder

Geologist