Steel Trading was founded in 2008 by Ronald and Lawrence Bartlett. The company specialises in medium and light engineering and has developed a reputation for excellence in the fabrication / manufacturing, construction and mining industries.

Steel Trading also provides specialised services in civil projects such as the fabrication and erection of steel in plinths, settlers and dams, as well as foundations and walls in projects both above and below the ground.

Steel Trading provides a variety of services and products in steel projects which include supply, fabrication, welding, cleaning, detailing, procurement, galvanizing, sandblasting, painting, pre-assembly, delivery and erection of various steel products and structures, and is capable of producing 100 tonnes of fabricated steelwork per month.

Steel Trading’s services and products include:

  • Headgears
  • Plant steel and plate work
  • Shaft steel – buntons, guides, cages, penthouse, etc.
  • Suspended shaft and tower steel
  • Winder house and compressor house buildings
  • Silo steel and silo conveyors surface
  • Underground transfer conveyors
  • Ore passes and tips
  • Dip conveyors
  • Strike conveyors
  • Conveyor belt systems complete with mechanicals
  • Workshops / buildings
  • Underground tip steelwork
  • Ore pass support steel and ore pass
  • Control chutes
  • General steel fabrication, construction
  • Floor grating
  • Expanded metals
  • Flatex products
  • Hand railing systems and stair treads

Commission of steelwork includes:

  • Building of underground distribution sub stations
  • Machining of bushes, wheels and shafts
  • Repairing of lifting equipment
  • Civil construction for all associated steel work installed
  • Installation of main vent fans

At Steel Trading we own the full range of equipment and accessories required to do site work which includes:

  • 25 tonne road crane
  • 25 tonne rough terrain cranes
  • Underground LDV vehicles
  • Diesel generators
  • Site containers
  • Chain blocks, slings, etc.