About Our Services


Consulting Services

ZSS ensures it is constantly up to date with the latest industry standards, as well as the latest PMBOK, SANS, OHSA and MHSA requirements. By always staying ahead of our competitors through personal development and latest technology and industry trends, at ZSS we are able to provide the best solutions for our clients.


Feasibility Studies

With comprehensive engineering and project management experience, ZSS has a deep insight into the mining and industrial market. This allows us to effectively and efficiently perform detailed, economic and realistic feasibility studies that help our clients avoid making bad business decisions.


EPCM And Turnkey Solutions

ZSS is fully capable of managing the complete electrical, instrumentation and control system design and execution of projects, from start to finish. Based on an EPCM model, our clients are in a position to reduce risk to them by completely entrusting ZSS to take accountability and responsibility of running a complete project solution that exceeds client’s expectations. ZSS can also offer complete turnkey solutions, providing our clients with a single point of reliable service touch point.


About the Operation’s Director


Ziphozonke Kwenzakwenkosi Buthelezi


Mr. Buthelezi holds role of executive operations director for ZSS Project Resources. He has worked in the field of metallurgy and process engineering for just over 8 years, having worked for organizations such as; Richards Bay Minerals (Rio Tinto), Tronox Mineral Sands and Pala Mining (Sierra Rutile LTD group). In his career Zipho has gained extensive experience in various fields of metallurgy, strategy and predictions models simulations which included but not limited to; strategy development and forecasting, revision of organisation policies, project management, defect elimination in operations, root cause failure analysis (RCFA), overssseeing the development of feasibility studies in mining operations, quality management, plant optimisation and analysing end customer requirements.

Academically Mr. Buthelezi holds a BSc Honours degree in management of technology from university of Pretoria and holds a bachelor of technology degree in chemical engineering from Durban University of Technology (DUT). Currently Mr Buthelezi is finalising M.Sc. degree studies in engineering management with the University of Pretoria. He is a member of the SAIMM (South African institute of Mining and Metallurgy), IoDSA (Institute of Directors Southern Africa), Sothern African Rising Star Network and a member of JSE advisors group in economic competitiveness in Southern Africa. His experience involves leading projects, co-ordinating and implementation of new programmes in the organization, mining, mineral separation (hydrometallurgy) and iron processing (Pyro metallurgy). Mr. Buthelezi also coordinated projects such as six sigma (with yellow belt), visual management concepts, defect elimination and dredge mining of mineral sands.

Our Market 






Our Project Portfolio 

Project Lists

Project Lists

Client Project Name Project Mine Lead Status Project Value
Exxaro Resources (Arnot Mine) Mine Asset Valuations Bontle Aphane (078 707 9876) Complete R2, 150, 000