Afrimat Contracting Services
With more than 50 years of experience, a track record of delivering exceptional contracting services, and the utilisation of the latest technology ensures operational efficiency and downstream cost savings for our customers.
Our contract mining services division specialises in mine planning, bulk drilling and blasting, load and haul, crushing and screening, beneficiation of products, rehabilitations, rail loadout management and logistics.
The Drilling & Blasting division operates a modern fleet of top hammer and down the hole hammer drill rigs and offer a complete professional service package, from bench to blasted material.
Our diverse fleet enables us to drill a wide range of blasting hole sizes, ranging from 76mm to 203mm diameters while utilising modern blasting software ensures that we meet all required safety standards and deliver end-result customer satisfaction.
We manage and execute all in-house drilling and blasting requirements for the Afrimat Group, as well as a diverse customer portfolio of external customers operating in the mining, quarrying and civil construction industries.
Our professional and experienced staff are well trained in surface blasting and the use of a range of explosive products tailored to the customers’ requirements, such as shock tube initiation and highly accurate and predictable electronic initiation systems.
This division drills and blasts approximately 3 000 000 BCM or 8 000 000 tons per annum and include materials from hard rock quarries, industrial minerals, iron ore, manganese, anthracite and coal throughout Southern Africa.
Afrimat’s Contract Crushing division operates throughout Southern Africa and provides mobile and static crushing and screening plant solutions for the infrastructure market.
With our modern fleet of mobile crushers and vast experience in hard rock quarry crushing, we provide all road layer works, road stone, concrete stone and ballast according to project specification requirements.
The Commercial Aggregates division manage and operate a number of mining permits both for short-term project-driven contracts in the Construction and Infrastructure Industry as well as long-term commercial quarries and mine sand and aggregates for concrete, road layering and project specific aggregates in the following areas:
- Lephalale/Ellisras – Kuipersbuld Quarry supplying sandstone products
- Emalahleni/Witbank – Hartebeesfontein Quarry supplying quarzitic products
- Mbombela/Nelspruit – Dingwell Quarry supplying granite products.
- Bushbuckridge – Bushbuckridge Quarry supplying granite products
Successfully implementing vertical integration as a key contributor to value creation, Afrimat Contracting International owns and operates readymix concrete batching plants at our commercial quarries in Lephalale, Nelspruit, Hazyview and Bushbuckridge.
These readymix plants are designed and equipped to supply the full range of Standard and Pumpable Concrete, up to Ultra High-Performance Concrete with Micro or Structural Fibers.
In addition, we supply a wide range of optimized project specific concrete mix designs to our customers, including:
- Colour pigmented Concrete
- Exposed Aggregate Concrete
- Polished Concrete
- Waterproof Concrete
- Self-Compacting Concrete
- Up-to-24 Hour retarded Mortars, Screeds and Grouts
- Both Lightweight and High-Density Concrete; and
- Pervious Concrete up to 20Mpa in compressive strength
Constructed next to the Demaneng mine in the Northern Cape, Afrimat Contracting Services also manages and operates a 116-wagon load-out facility, giving Afrimat unique access to the Transnet railway network.
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