Metals & Mining

  • CompanyIRCA
  • Key MarketsAfrica/China/India
  • Industry SectorMetals & Mining
  • SegmentMining services
  • Time of InvestmentNovember, 2007

IRCA Global

IRCA provides operational risk management services to the mining, petrochemicals and energy industries.

Focusing on Health, Safety and Environment (HSE), IRCA assists clients through consulting and software solutions to address the avoidance of loss due to operational failure or deficiency, in a cost effective and practical manner.

Founded in Johannesburg, South Africa, the group has a 17 year track record of implementations and service that has demonstrably assisted clients in avoidance of loss, better health and safety records and an improvement in business performance. IRCA’s product offering comprises auditing, risk assessment, consulting, business continuity, behavioral based solutions, training, software, systems implementation and support, and personnel placement.  It is a first choice call for companies that experience fatalities and accidents for immediate assessment of systems failures and remedial action.

The group has a broad client base which encompasses major corporations and government organizations. Key clients include multi-site businesses with complex operations such as Anglo Group, Arcelor Mittal, BHP Billiton, ESKOM, Lonmin, Sasol and Transnet.

IRCA Global owns intellectual property which comprises operational risk management methodologies, training practices and software tools. Its products are applicable across sectors and it is developing business internationally in emerging markets including China, India and the Middle East.