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Rham Equipment has over 35 years of experience in producing specialized mining equipment. To date, we have supplied over 2000 units to the underground mining industry, both hard rock and coal.

Rham Equipment is a Level 3 BBBEE(Pty) Limited Company, formed in 1980 to produce specialized roofbolting equipment for underground coal mining industry in South Africa.

The Company has achieved a level of business commensurate with its well proven reputation for quality and service and maintains and improves an ISO 9001 quality management programme in order to further endorse this position.

Within our ultra-modern factory we are able to build you a machine tailor-made to suit your requirements from concept to commissioning in just 12 to 16 weeks.

In 1994 Rham Equipment extended its range of equipment to cover the hard rock section of the market. Our product range is supplied to coal, gold, platinum, chrome, diamond and all of the base metal mining industries.

Today, we have extended our range of mining equipment to include load haul dumpers, face drilling rigs, long hole drill rigs,dump trucks and roofbolters.

For the material handling section of the underground mining industry we produce hydrostatic belt conveyor drives, material transporters that include scissor lifts, explosive carriers and material cars, built to customer specifications. These can beoffixed design or on a cassette principle design.

Product Overview: We produce a wide range of specialised mining equipment at our modern facility in South Africa. Our unique process, together with our industry expertise allows us to manufacture and repair equipment in record time.

Customer Service: Customer service is something we value extremely high here at Rham Equipment. We make it our business to be readily available to answer any and all questions you may have. Contact us today, one of our friendly representatives is waiting for your call

Facilities: Our head office and state of the art factory is conveniently situated approximately 15km North of O.R Tambo International airport, it’s equipped with some of the most advanced machinery available. Our optimised production line makes it possible for us to manufacture customised underground mining equipment and carry out repair work in record time.


Load Haul Dumpers
Face Drills
Mobile Fans
Service Vehicles
Coal Haulers
Dump Trucks
Ore Pass Drill Rigs
Utility Vehicles
Rock Hauler
XLP Equipment
Hydrostatic Conveyor

Articles and news

New technologies come to the rescue of mining

By clairemilroy / May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018 There may be hope for the mining industry yet. Picture: Shutterstock The mining sector is dragging itself into the digital age to rescue itself from years of bloodletting. The commodity boom years camouflaged all manner of inefficiencies that are only now being addressed. When the cash was pumping, there was little incentive […]

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Mine workers get off their knees

By clairemilroy / March 24, 2017

June 20, 2018 File picture: Supplied Johannesburg – During his early years as a miner in South Africa, Joas Mahanuque spent six hours a day on his knees drilling for Impala Platinum Holdings. The dust-filled tunnels half a mile underground were too low for him to stand, and temperatures reached 105 degrees Fahrenheit (40 degrees Celsius). […]

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