Sagadevan Raven Kisten

Partner / Principal Scientist / Hydrogeologist
SRK Durban
Section A, 2nd Floor Norfolk House 54 Norfolk Terrace, off Blair Atholl Drive 3630 Westville, South Africa PO Box 1969 3630 Westville
+27 31 279 1200
+27 31 279 1204



  • Regional groundwater resource planning and strategy
  • Catchment scale resource assessments
  • Groundwater reserve determinations at water management area scale in accordance with resource directed measures
  • Groundwater conceptualisation
  • Hydrogeological specialist studies for basic assessments and environmental impact assessments
  • Land contamination - soil and water assessments
  • Risk assessments
  • Due diligence studies
  • Remediation of contaminated sites


Sagadevan (Raven) Kisten has been involved in the field of hydrogeology for the past 18 years. His expertise includes:

  • Regional groundwater resource planning and strategy
  • Groundwater resource development on individual to bulk water supply scale
  • Rural water supply
  • Groundwater reserve determinations
  • Catchment scale assessment of water resource availability
  • Catchment scale water quality assessment and water quality management plans including regional numerical modelling (MODFLOW and MT3D) to gauge potential impacts
  • Mining hydrogeology
  • Dewatering investigations
  • Implementation and management of water monitoring networks and programmes
  • Land contamination and risk assessments
  • Due diligence contamination assessments
  • Remediation of contaminated sites
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