IfB is shareholder in the following companies:


XtracCon Ltd. & Co. KG

established 2006 in Zeitz, Germany

Focus: mining, processing & environmental consulting services, project development & management, economic evaluation of mining projects


BS Associates (Pty) Ltd.

established 2006  in Johannesburg, South Africa

Focus: exploration, mine planning, environmental and radiation protection




Co-operating Offices and Companies:



 minrocon GmbH

-          coal and minerals processing,  coking and briquetting processes


Dr. Kirschbaum & Partner

-          due diligence and feasibility studies for mining projects, optimization of processes, strategic business development


Brenk Systemplanung GmbH

-          scientific – technical environmental protection, nuclear   technology, radiation protection


Dieter Fröhlich, authorized expert

-          drilling and blasting technologies and optimization


Sachtleben Bergbau GmbH

-          fluor spar and and barite mining, mining consulting



-          geological exploration and modeling of deposits, geo-thermal energy exploitation

Geoberg BmbH

-          mine surveying, mine permits und planning, reserve calculation


RMG Ruhr Montan Group

-          project development, mining, environment, government advisor


Büro für Bohr- und Geotechnik

-          exploration drilling, deep drilling, off shore drilling, consulting



Mozambique / Angola

Thomas Beckmann, Ass. des Bergfachs

-          mining engineer, occupational health and safety specialist, mine legislation



Ken Hart

-          exploration geologist


South Africa

Badger Mining & Consulting (Pty) Ltd.

-          exploration, mine planning, mine management, contract mining



Dr. Yuri E. Kaputin

-          mine planning, computer application in mining