During 2005, Geo Stott opened a temporary mine roof support prop manufacturing plant. This plant produces anywhere between 10,000 to 15,000 mining props per month for MPROPS (PTY) Ltd, who specialise in on-going technological development of steel mechanical props for use as TEMPORARY SUPPORT IN HARDROCK MINING OPERATIONS.
On-going technological development in support design has created the highly proficient steel mechanical prop known as the CAMLOK. CAMLOK’s are used extensively throughout the South African gold and platinum mining industry and are widely regarded as the standard in temporary support. A comprehensive range of CAMLOK’s satisfy a variety of support requirements, including.
Stope Support (Seismic, Non-seismic and High Convergence)
MPROPS supplies a range of mining support systems and accessories:
Knowledge, competence and qualifications
Since 1983, M PROPS has specialized in the field of temporary support in hardrock mining operations. The division’s singular focus in this field has resulted in a reputation for innovation, quality and service.
M PROPS remains committed to the further advancement of temporary support systems, in an endeavour to satisfy mining requirements and ensure the safety of miners at the work face. Our manufacturing and technical workforce are highly experienced and qualified. Welding operatives are fully coded for MMA, MIG and TIG welding with considerable experience of NDT tested welds inspected by Dye Pen, MPI and ultrasonic process.
The fabrication of CAMLOK’s requires high levels of knowledge and experience, competence and qualification.
We therefore include in our products & services:
Professional Customer Service
Fabrication by Coded Welders & Boiler Makers
Material Certification for Full Material Traceability
SO9001 Quality Management System
Technical Support on Installation & Removal as well as Risk Assessment Criteria and Lesson Plans
Our products are held in high regard by mining houses for SAFETY, quality and technical innovation. We have an outstanding track record of completing large and complex deliveries on time.
For more detailed and technical information please visit our website at www.mprops.co.za or refer to the contacts page where our experts are standing by to discuss your mining needs.
Geo Stott and Company is a multi-disciplinary manufacturer, specialty steel wholesaler and project management company. The company’s head office is based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The company started trading as 1911 and is arguably one of the oldest continuously operating steel product manufacturers in South Africa.
Over the years the company has grown from an open die forge shop to a multifaceted manufacturing entity with several manufacturing divisions and subsidiary companies which offer a comprehensive range of steel goods and related services.