Plant Hire


We have a wide range of mining and earthmoving equipment to handle most applications. All Plant and Equipment owned by the Company is less than 3 years old, keeping in line with our Company's fleet renewal policy.

Bulk Material Handling


We specialise in the handling of all bulk commodities, specifically the loading of coal, manganese and chrome. All our bulk handling operations run 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. We possess the requisite skills, knowledge and equipment to handle all your bulk handling requirements.

Contract Mining Services


Services rendered to various mining houses:

- Overburden Stripping
- Load & Haul
- Mine Rehabilitation
- Drill & Blast
- Crushing & Screening

Landfill and Waste Management

waste management

With a modern fleet of plant and equipment, as well as a skilled workforce, Universal Plant Hire is positioned to provide a premium service in all aspects of waste management which includes: Waste compaction, transportation, handling and disposal.

Civil Engineering Services


• Bulk Earthworks
• Township Infrastructure
• Storm water Drainage, Sewerage and Water Reticulation
• Concrete Structures (retaining walls, water catchment and management, rain vaults)
• Major Civil Concrete Construction
• Pipe Laying
• Landfill Construction
• Dam Construction
• Mining Infrastructure

Road Works


• Earthworks
• Road construction and rehabilitation
• Milling and Recycling
• Gravel Road construction & maintenance
• Asphalt Paving
• Supply of Asphalt
• Supply of bituminous products
• Chip and spray seals
• Slurry seals
• Demolition
• Trenchless technology

Plant Rebuilding

Our in house workshop specialises in restoring primarily Caterpillar equipment to new condition. Rebuilds of all equipment and components are performed according to OEM specifications and in accordance with our company's ISO quality management standards.