International Company with Foreign Ownership
GHH Mining Machines has been manufacturing machines locally since 2012, and supplying them to mines across the country and beyond the borders branching out further into Africa.
GHH Mining Machines prides itself in the ability to offer a full suite of underground mining equipment of the highest international standards.
Drawing on exclusive technology partnerships with several major industry leaders throughout the world, GHHMM is able to offer the latest in cutting-edge innovation and product development to the market.
Through collaboration with both the client and its international partners, GHHMM engineers comprehensive, tailor-made solutions with their constantly expanding suite of mechanised mining equipment and their full range of well-established support services.
GHH Mining Machines has a range of trackless mobile machines (TMMs) tailor-made and manufactured locally in Boksburg, South Africa. These machines include low profile and narrow vein loaders predominantly for the smaller mining applications.
They also specialise in rebuilding machines and repairing components. GHHMM has an established footprint in southern Africa, with representatives in Zimbabwe and Botswana providing comprehensive aftermarket service and manufactures machines that are tailor-made to suit site and customer specifications. The company strives to include local content as far as possible. This includes labour, steel, welding, assembling of frames, machine engineering works, tyres and rims among others. Wherever possible, GHHMM will outsource certain specialised processes to locally based companies.
Some specialised components have to be imported as they are not manufactured anywhere in South Africa. The machines manufactured at GHHMM are part of a considerably larger product portfolio of underground mining and construction equipment. GHHMM takes a lot of pride in its mission statement: “To develop products that will deliver the lowest cost per ton for customers.”
Through its well-founded reputation in the industry, GHHMM has been able to establish relationships with exclusive technology partners made up of numerous industry leaders throughout the world. This allows GHHMM to offer the market and clients the latest cutting-edge innovation and product development. An aspect that makes GHHMM stand out from competitors is their versatility that allows them to manufacture machines with varying technology requirements. On the one hand, GHHMM can offer highly sophisticated technology while on the other hand, the local manufacturer’s capabilities allow it to produce basic machines with the standard technological requirements, which are easy to maintain, easy to operate and comply with stringent mine safety requirements.
After sales services and compliance – GHHMM has impeccable after sales service which ensures that clients are not left out in the cold should they need assistance with their machines. The machine is supplied and looked after for its life in the field. All branches are fully equipped with spare parts and 24-hour field services personnel. Another aspect of support is training where GHHMM will provide training which includes technical, operator and component training. Machines manufactured at GHHMM are compliant with ISO:9001, ISO:14001 and ISO:18001. In addition, the machines also have the European CE mark.
This means there is no compromise on quality during manufacturing. Quality standards of the machines produced in South Africa are on par with those produced in Germany. Through collaboration with both the client and its international partners, GHHMM engineers comprehensive, tailor-made solutions with their constantly expanding suite of mechanised mining equipment and their full range of well-established support services, for underground mines across the globe.
Our greatest strength and asset lies in our employees. They reflect on the quality of services we provide and are specialists in their field at all structural levels in the company. Combining the three elements: individual goals, goals of the company and teamwork, with which we can guarantee our development and customer satisfaction. The experience of our employees and constant upgrading of their qualifications allows us to improve our products and their quality resulting in improved equipment productivity.
“To be the preferred provider of the lowest cost per ton mechanised underground mining solutions, ethically managed and committed to safety, profitability and human capital development.”
“To enable the lowest cost per ton production by supplying robust, mechanised underground mining solutions, which are safe and simple to operate and maintain. To train and develop our people to be competent and innovative to support and develop our products to meet the changing needs and operating environment of our customers and stakeholders.”