MEMSA New Board Members

MEMSA New Board Members

During the early meetings in which MEMSA took form, Anton Wheeler (Aard) and Ulrich Kienle (HPE) were elected as Chair and Deputy Chair of the Board. Dr Paul Jourdan was asked to step in as Project Manager, and accordingly appointed as ex officio director. In the...
Department of Trade and Industry

Department of Trade and Industry

Dept of Trade & Industry The Department of Trade and Industry is MEMSA’s key funding partner through it’s Cluster Development Programme, which provides 80% co-funding for approved programme and operational costs. 20% of these expenses are covered by Member Fees....
The Mandela Mining Precinct

The Mandela Mining Precinct

The Mandela Mining Precinct The Mandela Mining Precinct is a physical hub for mining-related organisations, research and interactions, and generously provides MEMSA with office space and meeting venues. In the heart of Johannesburg and central to the mining and mining...
Minerals Council South Africa

Minerals Council South Africa

Minerals Council South Africa The Minerals Council South Africa represents many of MEMSA Members’ customers, and provides a voice for the SA mining industry. The Council and MEMSA share many goals including ensuring that mining in South Africa is sustainable, safe,...
Mining Phakisa

Mining Phakisa

Mining Phakisa The Mining Phakisa, an initiative of the National Department of Planning and Development, brought together stakeholders from government, mining, labour, civil society and the capital equipment industry into a “lab” with the aim of identifying...
DST and CSIR

DST and CSIR

DST and CSIR Implementation of the CSIR’s South African Mining, Extraction, Research, Development and Innovation (SAMERDI) strategy is driven from the Precinct, and through representation on the SAMERDI Board, MEMSA members have a voice in guiding research priorities...
DIRCO

DIRCO

DIRCO The Department of International Relations and Cooperation is responsible for South Africa’s international agreements, and works closely with the dti. For the first time, through MEMSA, DIRCO is able to receive input on new agreements and those under review,...
SACEEC

SACEEC

SACEEC The South African Capital Equipment Export Council is a dti-funded body which provides South African capital equipment manufacturers with export support. SACEEC is MEMSA’s partner in this area, where it has significant experience and expertise. Many MEMSA...
SAMPEC

SAMPEC

SAMPEC The South African Mineral Processing Equipment Cluster is effectively a sister organisation to MEMSA, and as such the two Cluster Organise collaborate on matters of mutual...
TASA

TASA

TASA The Gauteng branch of the Tooling Association of South Africa has generously provided MEMSA with guidance and support in its establishment as a Cluster...
AARD Mining Equipment (Pty) Ltd

AARD Mining Equipment (Pty) Ltd

AARD Mining Equipment (Pty) Ltd The business was established in 1983 as part of the Boart Longyear group of companies. The company was sold to the current shareholders – a consortium comprising Nedbank Capital Private Equity, Matasis Mining Equipment (a BBBEE group)...
Rham Equipment

Rham Equipment

Rham Equipment Since 1980 Rham has supplied over 2000 roofbolting units to the underground mining industry, both hard rock and coal. The range of equipment has grown to include load haul dumpers, face drilling rigs, long hole drill rigs, and dump trucks. For...
Novatek Drills

Novatek Drills

Novatek Drills Novatek develops, manufactures and maintains innovative rock drilling and mining machinery – providing productivity, safety, energy and economic benefits. Our expertise lies in hydropowered (water hydraulic) mining equipment – our range of...
Mine Support Products

Mine Support Products

Mine Support Products Mine Support Products (“MSP”) manufactures innovative support systems for the mining industry, in particular for deep level gold, platinum and coal mining. Its flagship product is the unique ROCPROP roof-support system, which is exported to...
Buraaq Mining

Buraaq Mining

Buraaq Mining Established in 2017, Buraaq Mining Services is a cost-effective provider of repair and refurbishment services for all equipment in the mechanised mining environment, both hard and soft rock. We offer our clients unique service and maintenance plans as...
Kwanele Engineering Works

Kwanele Engineering Works

Kwanele Engineering Kwanele offers equipment rebuilds, while supplying a wide range of mining equipment and parts as well as field services. A preferred contractor in underground mining component & equipment rebuilding, we strive to add value to clients’...
JA Engineering

JA Engineering

JA Engineering J.A. Engineering was established in 1987 to provide the South African mining industry with alternative aftermarket support through exceptional reverse engineering solutions. The company soon established itself as an OEM in the design of battery scoops...
Hydro Power Equipment (HPE)

Hydro Power Equipment (HPE)

Hydro Power Equipment Hydro Power Equipment (Pty) Ltd has, since 1985, pioneered the use of hydropower (high pressure water) as an alternative power source in mining and industry throughout Africa, Australia, Brazil, USA and Canada. The company, through innovative...
Great Shift Trading

Great Shift Trading

Great Shift Trading Great Shift Trading (GST) is situated near Brits in the North West Province, and manufactures innovative mining machinery specifically for the mining industry in South Africa. The company has twelve years of experience in mechanised mining, and...
Mech – Industries

Mech – Industries

Mech – Industries MECH-INDUSTRIES (Pty) Ltd is a South African registered company , whose core business as an OEM, is the development manufacture and marketing the New Generation MECH215 Pneumatic Rock Drill..This, we will do by localizing manufacturing,...
Fermel

Fermel

Fermel FERMEL (Pty ) Ltd is a privately owned company which was established in 1962 . The company’s core business is in providing ‘tailor made’ mining solutions that encompass the manufacture and supply of an extensive range of underground, trackless mining machinery...
Fabchem Mining

Fabchem Mining

Fabchem Mining Founded in 1996, FABCHEM Mining manufactures, repairs and supplies the mining industry with safety critical, highly efficient and cost-effective products, equipment and consumables for all mine types. The company has a diversified product and service...
Drill Rod Specialist

Drill Rod Specialist

Drill Rod Specialist Drill Rod Specialist (PTY) LTD was established in 2014 and the manufacturing facility is situated in Chamdor, Krugersdorp. The Company specializes in manufacturing of rubber collar drill rods for the mining industry. We manufacture new drill rods...
Desmond Equipment (Dezzi)

Desmond Equipment (Dezzi)

Desmond Equipment (Dezzi) Dezzi is a South African family owned OEM who designs and manufactures the Dezzi range of machinery. All products manufactured are designed in our factory based in Port Shepstone. Our product range has been developed over 18 years to includes...
CMTI

CMTI

CMTI CMTI Consulting is a multi-design company that is developing equipment for the mining industry in various fields. Products currently on offer include ultra-low profile mining equipment, a Hybrid 10t Loco for underground use, and specialised brake testers. In...
Cheetah Technologies

Cheetah Technologies

Cheetah Technologies Cheetah Tech is a medium sized company, established in 1980, and based in Alrode south of Johannesburg at a newly refurbished 4000 m² facility. Cheetah’s manufacturing capabilities range from CNC Machining, Eccentric Pressings, Precision Grinding,...
Bird Machines

Bird Machines

Bird Machines Bird Machines designs, manufactures and services a range of trackless underground mining machines. Established in 1952, the company is situated in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga, South Africa. The range of equipment manufactured by Bird Machines now includes...
Aard Mining Equipment

Aard Mining Equipment

Aard Mining Equipment AARD Mining Equipment (Pty) Ltd (AARD) has been associated with mining capital equipment for over 30 years. Under the management of an experienced team, AARD has built a comprehensive product range to complement drilling, blasting, loading and...
MEMSA CDP Funding Approved

MEMSA CDP Funding Approved

Late last year MEMSA started a consultative process to develop a 2-year business plan, encompassing the operation of a Cluster Office and Project Management function, as well as several programmes to implement its Vision and Objectives. This business plan formed the...