• 120 years and steel standing strong.

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    To make a dream a reality,
    you have to have serious metal.

    A safer crossing reinvented by CADCON and
    Jeppe High School for Girls.
    Macsteel. Pursuing Reinvention.

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    Who knew that out of steel, a power plant could grow?

    Renewable energy sourcing reinvented by Anchor ENGinuity.
    Macsteel. Pursuing Reinvention.

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    Keep corrosion under wraps with Tosa Wrap™

    Tosa Wrap™ gives mechanical strength to coated pipes with corrosion-resistant benefits, creating a super-pipe system with smart skin that is self-healing.
    Macsteel. Pursuing Reinvention.

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    Roll On Innovation

    We went to new heights when innovating our Novotexi 440® product and our groundbreaking Sky Former. We broke the world record on 25th May 2022 for “the longest roof span covered by a single metal corrugated sheet – at 280m".
    Macsteel. Pursuing Reinvention.

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    Reimagining Bridges

    Steel in the right hands brought to life a vision of movement at the V&A Waterfront. This 45-ton bridge glides open for passing ships up to sixty times a day.
    Macsteel. Pursuing Reinvention.

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    Reimagining Construction

    Flexibility and superior strength that inspires. Our cellular beams are a trusted partner for engineers and architects reimagining the future of construction.
    Macsteel. Pursuing Reinvention.

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A rich legacy spanning
over 120 years

A strategic network of over 40 service centres, branches, franchise partnership outlets, warehouses, and staff dedicated to excellence, have established us as the leading merchandiser and distributor of steel and value added products.

Our reputation as Southern Africa’s leading steel supplier is further solidified by our extensive product portfolio and continuous pursuit of reinvention.

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A rich legacy spanning
over 120 years

A strategic network of over 40 service centres, branches, franchise partnership outlets, warehouses, and staff dedicated to excellence, have established us as the leading merchandiser and distributor of steel and value added products.

Our reputation as Southern Africa’s leading steel supplier is further solidified by our extensive product portfolio and continuous pursuit of reinvention.

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    Did You Know?

    VRN has the longest laser bed in the country

    The business unit has also recently added the country’s largest fibre laser to their operation, explains Loubser: “Until now, the largest laser bed in the country was around 2m x 8 – 13m. This new laser of ours, has a 24m x 3m sized bed. And it is a 12kW fibre laser for fast cutting, the only one in the country. This will enable us to laser cut much larger projects and do so at a much faster rate.”

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    Did You Know?

    Usizo, helping to develop small to medium businesses

    Macsteel’s award winning Usizo Enterprise and Supplier Development Programme promotes active participation with immediate benefit to customers to create shared, sustainable value. From 2015 to 2023 through the Usizo programme, Macsteel has contributed over R222m to the South African economy, created over 2000 sustained jobs and annually supports over 50 active businesses.

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    Did You Know?

    Coil Processing:

    The stretcher leveller is one of only three in the country and has been in operation at Macsteel Coil Processing for more than 20 years. And the demand is growing. By having a one-stop coil processing facility, Macsteel is in the position to offer our customers a complete solution around most tolerances and dimensions of steel.

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    Did You Know?

    Cellular Beams are made solely by Macsteel

    A Cellular Beam is a modern version of the traditional castellated beam, but with a far wider range of applications. Cellular Beams can be used in floor, roof and column applications. Enabling one or all of the following to be achieved: Long clear spans; service integration and/or shallow overall floor depths. Cellular Beams are the perfect solution for curved roof applications, combining a considerable weight saving with a low-cost curving process.

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    Did You Know?

    Tosa Wrap™ is unique to Macsteel

    Tosa Wrap™ is Macsteel’s patented external shrink wrap product. It’s uniquely self-healing to prevent corrosion and deterioration of a steel pipeline. Tosa wrap™ is a wrapped galvanised pipe, fitted with your connection of choice. It’s painted with bitumen, and then wrapped with a low-density polyethylene sleeve which gets heat-shrunk onto the pipe.

    Learn More
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    Did You Know?

    Special Steels and Bright Bar’s non-destructive magnetic and ultrasonic testing line

    To better meet the needs of our customers, we invested in a fully functional, non-destructive magnetic particle inspection and ultrasonic testing line. Except for the demagnetizing and ultrasonic testing units, the project was entirely designed and manufactured by Macsteel. Proudly South African and proudly Macsteel! This is one of the many services offered by Special Steel and Bright Bar.

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    Did You Know?

    Fluid Control’s pipes are SATAS certified

    This means that our pipes complies with international product and systems quality requirements, which Macsteel has had accreditation with the body since March 2017.

    Learn More
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    Did You Know?

    Novotexi 440®

    Macsteel did the nation proud when they broke a world record to become the new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS ™ title holder for the longest roof span covered by a single metal corrugated sheet. The sheet spans 280 metres, across the widest part of the roof.

    Learn More
  • Did You Know?
    VRN has the longest laser bed in the country

    The business unit has recently added the country’s largest fibre laser to their operation, explains Uys Loubser (Senior Branch Manager of Macsteel VRN in Germiston). “Until now, the largest laser bed in the country was around 2m x 8 – 13m. This new laser of ours, has a 24m x 3m sized bed. It is a 12kW fibre laser for fast cutting, the only one in the country. This will enable us to laser cut much larger projects and do so at a much faster rate.”

    Learn More
  • Did You Know?
    Usizo, helping to develop small to medium businesses

    Macsteel’s award winning Usizo Enterprise and Supplier Development Programme promotes active participation with immediate benefit to customers to create shared, sustainable value. From 2015 to 2023 through the Usizo programme, Macsteel has contributed over R222m to the South African economy, created over 2000 sustained jobs and annually supports over 50 active businesses.

    Learn More
  • Did You Know?
    Coil Processing

    The stretcher leveller is one of only three in the country and has been in operation at Macsteel Coil Processing for more than 20 years. By having a one-stop coil processing facility, Macsteel is in the position to offer our customers a complete solution around most tolerances and dimensions of steel.

    Learn More
  • Did You Know?
    Cellular Beams are made solely by Macsteel

    A Cellular Beam is a modern version of the traditional castellated beam, but with a far wider range of applications. Cellular Beams can be used in floor, roof and column applications. Enabling one or all of the following to be achieved: Long clear spans; service integration and/or shallow overall floor depths. Cellular Beams are the perfect solution for curved roof applications, combining a considerable weight saving with a low-cost curving process.

    Learn More
  • Did You Know?
    Tosa Wrap™ is unique to Macsteel

    Tosa Wrap™ is Macsteel’s patented external shrink wrap product. It’s uniquely self-healing to prevent corrosion and deterioration of a steel pipeline. Tosa Wrap™ is a wrapped galvanised pipe, fitted with your connection of choice. It’s painted with bitumen, and then wrapped with a low-density polyethylene sleeve which gets heat-shrunk onto the pipe.

    Learn More
  • Did You Know?
    Special Steels and Bright Bar’s non-destructive magnetic and ultrasonic testing line

    To better meet the needs of our customers, we invested in a fully functional, non-destructive magnetic particle inspection and ultrasonic testing line. Except for the demagnetizing and ultrasonic testing units, the project was entirely designed and manufactured by Macsteel.

    Learn More
  • Did You Know?
    Fluid Control’s pipes are SATAS certified

    This means that our pipes comply with ISO requirements. Macsteel has had accreditation with the body since March 2017.

    Learn More
  • Did You Know?
    Novotexi 440®

    Macsteel did the nation proud when they broke a world record to become the new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS ™ title holder for the longest roof span covered by a single metal corrugated sheet. The sheet spans 280 metres, across the widest part of the roof.

    Learn More
Southern Africa’s
leading merchandiser and distributor of steel.
Southern Africa’s leading merchandiser and distributor of steel.

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