Meet the Team

Alf Basson

Alf is a Sales Engineer for Paschal Associates covering manganese sales and provides technical support/engineering on manganese castings for all of the Paschal sales engineers from GA to MD as well as manganese sales throughout the rest of USA.  With over 30 years of service in the mining/ aggregate industry on 4 continents, Alf grew up in South Africa where he worked for Licensee to Allis Chalmers which later became Svedala.

With unique experience in the field from both mining and aggregate operations, including Gyratory, Jaw and Cone crusher liners, Alf is able to design new liners based on application requirements or modify existing designs to improve either wear life or production.

“I believe knowledge should be passed on and find it rewarding to share what I have learned over the years with our customers. This provides customers with options and seeing a problem thru from concept thru design and manufacture to the final result is my goal.”


Mechanical Engineering – South Africa

Certifications and Training

MSHA Part 48 – Annual Refresher Training
First Aid/ CPR Training
Sandvik Plant DesignerTraining
Sandvik Crusher Maintenance & Operation Training