about us

who we are?
Unmannedtech is a values driven global organisation founded in South Africa. We pair unparalleled technology with our experienced team to ensure that we remain at the forefront of our industry. We aim to continue as a leading player in our industry by providing solutions that safely enhance our client's operations. Our strategy is developed to promote economic and transformational growth throughout Africa.


health &

We believe in a "Safety first culture" At Unmannedtech.

Unmannedtech is committed to operational excellence, maintaining a safe and responsible service and ensuring reliable and professional RPA operators. Unmannedtech is committed to excellence in health, and safety of our employees, customers, the public, and the environment.

This is supported by our HSE practices and procedures that will continually improve our safety performance.

Unmannedtech will provide and maintain a working environment that meets or exceeds industry heath requirements.

Unmannedtech requires the active commitment and accountability for the program from all employees and contractors.

health and safety policy compliance:

  • Integrating HSE in how we do business
  • Improving HSE performance in all our activities
  • Demonstrating the importance of HSE through hands-on leadership and behavior
  • Meeting specified customer requirements and ensuring continuous customer requirements and ensuring continuous customer satisfaction
  • Setting HSE performance objectives, measuring results, assessing and continually improving processes, services, and product quality, through the use of an effective management system
  • Minimizing our impact on the environment through pollution prevention, reduction of natural resource consumption, emissions and the reduction and recycling of waste
  • Communicating openly with stakeholders and ensuring an understanding of our HSE policies, standards, programs and performance
  • Improving our performance on issues relevant to our stakeholders that are of global concern, and on which we can have an impact, and share with them our knowledge of successful HSE programs and initiatives
  • Ensuring the right and responsibility to refuse to work when unsafe conditions exist for all employees

our safety goals

  • A safe and healthy working environment for all personnel
  • No Accidents
  • Health and safety responsibility at every level


In order to deliver a safe, high quality and professional inspection service there needs to be high quality training. Unmannedtech RPA operator follows a rigorous training course including:

Training touches on all major RPA and requires Aviation background. Unmannedtech Operators will learn RPA systems, communications, data links, payloads, control types, communications, data links, roles and operations. The current skate of airspace integration into the NAS regulations is also addressed. They will become an expert in the current generation of RPA systems.

The training program has been crafted by the aviation professionals alongside our in-house industry expert. Coupled with industry recognized courses, the Unmannedtech RPA operators have the right level of training and experience required to meet the demands of both onshore and offshore industrial inspectors.

Unmannedtech training is designed to meet the specific demands of the industry.
Our training expertise is the combination of thousands of hours of both manned and unmanned aviation experience.
Our Unmannedtech training syllabus is developed from recognized principles in the manned aviation world.

quality assurance

What is Quality Assurance to Unmannedtech?

  • Listening to the needs of every client
  • Responding to feedback positively and quickly
  • Regular quality audits at every level of the company

Executional Excellence

We are committed to flawless execution and delivery. Our clients are the lifeblood of our organisation and we strive to ensure that all of their expectations are met and exceeded so that Unmannedtech always remains their supplier of choice. We are nothing without the men and women who work together to ensure that the wheels at Unmannedtech keep turning. The wellbeing of our team is vital. We encourage togetherness, accountability, open communication and most importantly, respect. We also expect our team to practice Unmannedtech values as individuals working within the organisation.


Our company ethos
Unmannedtech is driven by the values of safety, respect, integrity, caring and precision. It therefore employs behaviours in accordance with those and the applicable laws and regulations in the countries and sectors in which it operates.


For people and community
Unmannedtech endeavors to uplift the communities of South Africa, by supporting conservation, educational and children’s non-profit organizations such as:
  • The stop rhino poaching fund, through volunteering and donations
  • The Laura Vicuna educational centre, through donations
  • Thandulwazi maths & science academy, through volunteering and donations
  • Banakekeleni HIV/AIDS orphanage haven / hospice, Alexandra through donations

the team

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Joseph Keogh


25 years in oil and gas, mining, power and renewables

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Louw Bonthuys


15 Years aviation and RPAS experience on four continents

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Gavin Whitfield

Training & Ops

Over 10 000 worldwide flying hours, SAAF, SAA, Emirates

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Thomas Weiss

Business Developer

business development

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Ross Cameron

Agriculture and Technical Training

Agriculture and Technical Training

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Magdel Combrinck

GIS specialist

GIS specialist