Trollope Mining

What we do: Trollope Mining Services provides opencast mining, crushing and screening, rehabilitation, bulk earthworks, road construction and plant hire services to the mining and construction industry. Operations are predominantly based in the coal sector although current operations have extended into platinum, andalusite, gold, diamonds, crushing and screening as well as the latest venture into copper in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Ownership & Management: Trollope Mining is privately owned by Peter Trollope and John Trollope and has strong management team in place. In 1975, Peter Trollope and his brother John Trollope purchased a D6 bulldozer from an army auction, hiring it to farmers in the area and thereafter expanded the business to what is known as Trollope Mining Services. The company is also 26% black owned is Level 4 BBBEE rated.

Key financial indicators: Not provided. The company has a substantial fleet of equipment, operates on good sound corporate practices and is renowned for delivering a superior service in the mining sector as a medium to large contractor.

Track record: Trollope Mining has enjoyed a sound working relationship with several well-known companies including Xstrata, Exxaro Coal, Continental Coal, Sumo Coal, Anglo Coal, Kangra Coal, Canyon Coal, Universal Coal, Harmony Gold, BHP Billiton, Rhino Andalusite, Northam Platinum and Pilanesberg Platinum.

Client contact details: Tel: (+27) 11 281 6000 Email: Address: Elandsfontein 412JR, Ekurhuleni, South Africa. Website:

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