ABOUT THE INDEPENDENT GROUP
The independent group is a diverse, fast growing, vibrant company, that offers a broad spectrum of services to the building and civil construction industries and is run by an efficient and pro – active management team. Independent Group is supported by well-trained, experienced and cheerful staff that does not compromise when it comes to service and quality. The company boasts an efficient and well-maintained fleet of plant and trucks.
This proudly South African company is well positioned to meet all the demands of modern day civil and building construction requirements.
INDEPENDENT GROUP, PAVING THE WAY TO THE FUTURE.
Independent Concrete was established in 1992 primarily to supply Ready Mix Concrete to the building and civil construction industry. With its fleet of concrete mixer trucks and concrete plants strategically placed around East London, Independent concrete have become the leaders in the supply of Ready Mix Concrete to the greater Border Kei region. This company has been awarded some major contracts in the East London area.
To continue our status as the leaders in the industry, this fast growing company has in its possession a fleet of truck mounted concrete pumps, the first of its kind in this region, we are also the first company to have purchased 8 and 10M³ mixer trucks, instead of the conventional 6m³ mixer truck offering our customers a better rate of supply, thus alleviating standing time on site. This company is always looking at ways to improve its service to its customers, and we confirm this by having introduced a modern highly comprehensive vehicle tracking system, which monitors every single truck at any time of the day or night.
Independent crushers are at the heart of the Independent group of companies, supplying the concrete and asphalt companies with quality aggregate. Independent Crushers is also the oldest company in the group supplying a full range of aggregate to the building, roads and civil construction industry. The quarry situated at St Lukes on the outskirts of East London boasts two modern, state of the art 300 and 150 ton per hour crushing plants, this coupled to the fact that we do our own drilling and blasting enables us to stay well ahead of the ever growing demand. Independent Crushers possesses a fleet of modern Mercedes Benz tipper trucks ranging from 7 tons right up to 30 tons.
INDEPENDENT MOBILE CRUSHERS
To continue the group strategy of meeting new horizons, Independent mobile crushers possesses a sophisticated mobile crushing plant, which enables this company to produce top quality aggregates anywhere in the country. This mobile unit offers a complete service including drilling, blasting, crushing and screening services.
The mobile crusher is capable of producing a full range of aggregates and base materials and can be relocated at very short notice.
Asphalt Services was established in 1993 and specializes in the supply and laying of bitumen related products, such as hot premixed asphalt and slurry sealing. With its full array of sophisticated state of the art, pavers, rollers, road milling machine, spreaders and trucks, Asphalt services is regarded as the leaders in the asphalting industry in the Eastern Cape. In its Endeavour of keeping up with the ever growing demand in the upgrading of roads in South Africa, Asphalt Services has stayed one step ahead and possess a highly efficient mobile asphalt mixing plant, with the full back up of related machinery, that can be relocated anywhere, at very short notice. This plant comes with a full crew of well trained personal who are able to tackle any contract of any size and nature. Asphalt Services are strategically placed to supply the local market in East London, with its well trained and experienced patching crew right through to its efficient major reseals crews and this company is able to meet any challenge that is laid before it.
INDEPENDENT CRANE HIRE
Independent crane hire was established to satisfy a need that was identified in our area. Independent crane hire has two cranes namely 20 ton rough terrain crane and a 55 ton all terrain crane. These cranes are suitable in erecting and demolishing shuttering, pouring concrete slabs, erecting of roofs, moving and placing of machinery and plant and the erecting of plants i.e. silos etc. This company will be expanding, as the market requires, to support the other companies under the Independent Group umbrella and to supply the ever growing general demand for crane hire in our area.
PLANT HIRE PRESENT CIVILS
Due to the ever growing demand for plant hire in our region, Present Plant has identified a market for the hiring out of plant to the local building and civil industry. With its full fleet of TLB’S, graders, excavators, front-end loaders, rollers and Trucks including 2 low beds, this company is well positioned to offer general plant to any size contract and contractor. All plant is offered with well-trained, reliable and efficient drivers and operators. A fully functional workshop, with qualified mechanics is available 24 hours per day as back up in the event of any breakdowns. All plant is serviced and maintained by the groups fully operational workshop. Potential growth in this company is enormous and this company will certainly be keeping up with all the other companies within the Independent group in this regard.
INDEPENDENT CONCRETE SUPPLIES MTHATHA
Independent Concrete Mthatha is situated close to the vibrant and bustling city centre of Mthatha. As the first operational ready mix concrete supplier in the former Transkei this company has grown at a phenomenal rate. Independent concrete Mthatha has its disposal its own fleet of concrete mixer trucks, pump truck and a modern concrete batching operation. This company has already been involved in some major contracts in and around Mthatha.
EAST COAST ASPHALT
In conjunction with a major National Asphalt Company namely Much Asphalt, this company was formed to supply quality hot & cold asphalt mixes to the roads and civils construction industries in East London & Mthatha areas. East Coast Asphalt has mixing plants situated at our head office in Wilsonia, East London and Mthatha.
Coupled with experienced and willing staff this company remains the leader in the Asphalt industry in the Eastern Cape.
TVR & MAMLAMBO CONSTRUCTION
A unique combination of engineering disciplines and expertise is brought together in this exciting company, thus enabling TVR/Mamlambo to deliver world-class solutions to our customers across the broad spectrum of water and sanitation works.
TVR /Mamlambo have completed many high profile contracts and are renowned for a high work ethic and is proud to be known as one of the leaders in the sanitation and water reticulation industry.
ANCHOR PLANT HIRE
Anchor plant hire has a full array of plant namely Tippers, Excavators with hammers, TLB’S, crane Trucks, Water trucks, Low beds and Flat Trailers at its disposal for the hiring out to the civil and building construction industry.
All plant is well maintained and supported by a fleet of low bed and flatbed trucks so as to ensure efficient and timely delivery.
Anchor Tech specializes in General engineering and welding repairs to earth-moving equipment, Hydraulic cylinder repairs and manufacturing, reconditioning of Grabs, Bucket rebuilding and manufacturing, crushing plant repairs and fabricating of components, mobile line boring, supplier of ground engaging tools, replacement parts and under carriage spares, on-site mobile welding and gauging and the fabrication of pipe lines.