The Group has an existing fleet of plant available to it, management are committed to a strategy of the right plant for the right job. Sufficient new capital expenditure is catered for in the company budget to enable managers to fulfill the necessary plant requirements.

Mining Open Cast


This division specializes in carrying out work for the mining industry.

  • Fast track box cut excavations on gold, platinum and uranium mines
  • Rehabilitation of disturbed mining areas
  • Open cast chrome, coal, manganese and iron ore mining
  • Prospecting box cuts
  • Topsoil and overburden strip for drag line operations
  • Sand dune mining at Richards Bay Minerals

Clients Include:

  • HP Billiton (South 32)
  • DCM Chrome
  • Richards Bay Minerals
  • Anglo Coal
  • North Cape Mining
  • Sedibeng Iron Ore
  • Wescoal
  • Glencore
  • Silver Unicorn

Mining Infrastructure


This division specializes in carrying out thefollowing work for the mining industry:

  • Temporary and permanent access / haul roads and associated Storm water /services
  • New platforms and laydown areas for new shafts
  • Box cuts for new mining portals (including blasting and temporary wall support)
  • Water pipelines❖ Storm water Pollution Control dams and Tailings Dams Facilities
  • Drainage channels, berms and major diversion Storm water canals
  • Railway lines and sidings

Clients Include:

  • BHP Billiton (South 32)
  • Impala
  • Sibanye Platinum (Aquarius)
  • Richard Bay Minerals
  • Wesizwe Platinum
  • Platinum Group Metals (Maseve)
  • Metix
  • Bateman
  • Goldone
  • Uranium One
  • Alusaf
  • Anglo Platinum

Mine Concrete & Bulk Infrastructure works


This division carries out concrete works such as:

  • Culverts, Retaining Walls and special structures for bulk material handling
  • Mine infrastructure structures such asSettling ponds, Silt traps, Cable trenches, Sump drains and foundations.
  • Canals

Clients Include:

  • BHP Billiton Coal (South 32)
  • Impala
  • Sibanye Platinum (Aquarius)
  • Wesizwe Platinum
  • Platinum Group Metals (Maseve)

Material Handling


  • This division is involved in bulk material handling such as wood chip loading into ships for export, mining ore transportation from train off-loading area to jaw crushers. These operations are normally 24/7 operations

Clients Include:

  • BHP Billiton Coal (South 32)
  • Sibanye Platinum (Aquarius)
  • Richard Bay Minerals
  • North Cape Mining

Bulk Earthworks & Freeways


This division carries out bulk earthworks(and associated civil services) and roadworks for developments in the following categories:

  • Industrial
  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Golf Estates
  • Freeways

Clients Include:

  • Grinaker LTA
  • Local Authorities
  • Tongaat Huller Developments

Forestry/Plantation Removal


This division carries out the mulching of harvested plantation fields. This includes the removal of tree stumps, bush and vegetation within the forestry and plantation industries.The mulching is done by Scribante’s state of the art Mulchers Machines which have the following key capabilities:

  • Continuous and uninterrupted operation
  • Variable walking speed of 2.0m/s
  • De-stumping and removal of tree stumps, ranging from 1.0-1.5 meters in diameter rand 1.8 meters in height
  • Variable torque hydraulic piston motor, capable of shifting between high speed, low torque and low speed, high torque to give you speed when you need it and power when it counts

Clients Include: