Electra Mining Africa Partners

Platinum Sponsors


There are over 5000 resellers and suppliers in the Promotional Products and Corporate Clothing Industry. Previously they have never been able to unite to make a substantial improvement to the industry. Suppliers will now be aware of problems experienced by Resellers and suggested solutions for growth & success in the Industry can be shared.

Gold Sponsors


BBF Safety Group (BBF) is an integrated workplace safety solutions provider that helps customers create safe working environments. We offer a full portfolio of head-to-toe personal protective equipment (PPE) and workplace safety advisory services that range from auditing to consulting and training. Our company employs more than 1 600 people who operate from five ISO:9001 accredited manufacturing facilities throughout South Africa. Our mission is simple: To keep people safe at work by providing a comprehensive range of branded PPE products, coupled with specialised workplace safety advisory services

Silver Sponsor

Pinnacle Welding & Safety

Pinnacle Welding & Safety is a one- stop professional manufacturer and supplier for all welding and PPE products, we value your business through our product ranges, quality, prices and services. Headquartered in Johannesburg, we strive for business excellence throughout our distribution network in all SADC countries.

Endorsed By

South African National Convention Bureau

South African Tourism is the tourism marketing arm of the South African government. Simply put, our job is to promote the country domestically and internationally, whether for leisure, business or events tourism.



Established in 1978, SYSPRO is an industry-built Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution designed to simplify business complexity for manufacturers and distributors worldwide. SYSPRO provides an end-to-end business solution for optimized cost control, streamlined business processes, improved productivity, and real-time data analysis for comprehensive reporting and decision-making. What sets SYSPRO apart is an unwavering, sustained focus on the manufacturing and distribution sectors. Combined with a practical approach to technology and a passionate commitment to simplifying business processes, SYSPRO dedicates itself to the success of its partners and customers alike. SYSPRO is highly scalable and can be deployed either in the cloud, on-premise, or accessed via any mobile device.

Schneider Electric

As The Global Specialist in Energy Management™, Schneider Electric provides integrated solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive, and green. We have 140,000+ employees in more than 100 countries worldwide, and they are helping individuals and organizations achieve new levels of efficiency by doing more with less. We are also committed to making access to clean, reliable, and affordable energy – and the opportunities that come with it – available to the people around the globe who need it most.


The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM)

SAIMM started as a learned society in 1894 after the invention of the cyanide process that saved the South African gold mining industry of the day. This professional body enjoys both local and international links aimed at disseminating knowledge and assisting its members source information regarding technological developments in the mining, metallurgical and related sectors.

The South African Mineral Processing Equipment Cluster

SAMPEC plays a critical role in the development of appropriate national policy and incentive levers and will assist members to identify opportunities for import replacement and local beneficiation both up and down the value chain. SAMPEC will also take on a proactive role in encouraging and strengthening the local procurement clause within the new mining charter.

South African Capital Equipment Council (SACEEC)

The SACEEC represents the capital equipment and project sector both for new projects and the aftermarket. It is also the endorsed representative body for the consulting engineers and their associated bodies, merchant bankers – with reference to their involvement in financing capital projects, capital equipment suppliers and suppliers of services to the capital project sector. The SACEEC is an indispensable part of the globalisation of the South African Industry. It provides a facilitating role in assisting the capital equipment sector companies to grow their business through exporting.

Mining Equipment Manufacturers of South Africa (MEMSA)

Formally established in 2016, Mining Equipment Manufacturers of South Africa is an industry cluster organisation aimed at advocating for and promoting the interests of its members and the mining equipment manufacture industry in South Africa, more broadly. MEMSA is housed in the Mining Precinct, at the heart of Gauteng, South Africa’s primary mining equipment manufacturing region.

Lifting Equipment Engineering Association of South Africa

LEEASA was formed in 2003 by like-minded organisations and individuals from the providers, manufacturers, maintenance, inspection, examination, and training sectors of this industry. The Association strives to create a responsible forum where the collective voice of its members can be formulated and used in all forums where opinions and professional or practical consultation is requested either by government or controlling bodies or the public at large.

SAIMechE - The South African Institution of Mechanical Engineering

SAIMechE is the senior body representing the discipline of mechanical engineering in South Africa. It covers all fields of application as diverse as automobile, energy generation, process engineering, heavy manufacture, design, management, research, mining and education. SAIMechE is over a century old, and originated as the South African Association of Engineers and Architects, established in 1892. SAIMechE is a voluntary association of Mechanical Engineers, Technologists and Technicians that have access to various grades of membership and the associated benefits.

Women in Mining South Africa (WiMSA)

WiMSA creates an empowering network to inspire, support and develop the progression of women working in the SA mining industry.

South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health

SAIOSH is recognised by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) as the Professional Body to register Occupational Health and Safety Professionals in South Africa in terms of the NQF Act, Act 67 of 2008. With more than 12000 Members SAIOSH is the leading source of information and networking opportunities within the Occupational Health and Safety profession.

South African Fluid Power Association (SAFPA)

SAFPA exists to raise the professional standards of the pneumatics and hydraulics industries. Originally established in 1982 as the Fluid Power Institute, the 33-year-old Association encourages, promotes, and aids in knowledge-sharing to advance the best practises of the industry. This includes experience, ideas and knowledge pertaining to methods, processes and techniques relating to pneumatics and hydraulics between Association members.


The Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (SEIFSA) is a national employer federation representing the Metals and Engineering (M&E) industry. SEIFSA has, for the past 79 years, provided supported its members by lobbying for policies that have improved the business environment in which its members operate.

SEIFSA has a dual purpose: to operate at national level as the recognised voice of the M&E industry and at individual member company level by providing a comprehensive range of services and products to its members.

Media Partners

Creamer Media’s Mining Weekly

MiningWeekly.com is a leading provider of global mining news developments in South Africa and around the world.

Creamer Media’s Engineering News

Engineering News is South Africa’s premier source of real economy news on projects, products, personalities and technoeconomic progress.

New Media

Our insights specialists add the human truths so we can transform a sales message into desirable, crafted content, which we deliver and promote on the most useful platforms for your customers. In our heart of hearts we are storytellers, working with our clients to ensure that their messages are taken to their customers on the right medium.

Interact Media Defined

IMD is one of South Africa’s leading multi-media magazine publishers, with a strong stable of well-established titles focused on building services, mining, construction, energy, civil engineering, water and more.


EngineerIT’s mission is to be the leading magazine in its field, providing a valued forum of communication for its readers, keeping them abreast of developments, news, views and opinion on the techniques and application of electronic, information and communication technologies in all aspects of engineering for economic, business, and social development.

ESI Africa

Africa’s leading power and energy journal – is positioned as an impartial industry mouthpiece, delivering the latest technical developments, breaking news and analysis in both print and digital formats. ESI provides over 50,000 professionals with renowned high quality and insightful editorial, equipping them with essential information to drive their own businesses.

Mining Review Africa

Mining Review Africa is the leading monthly magazine and digital platform in the African mining industry. Every month, MRA reaches an audience of over 50 000 influential mining authorities and key decision makers through a variety of channels, including an interactive website, videos, and print distribution at all major mining conferences in Africa and across the globe.

Global Mining Review

The mining industry’s premier source of technical and analytical information, Global Mining Review provides first-rate coverage – including regional and commodity reports, as well as the latest technical articles – and receives global distribution at key events. Contact us today to hear about our editorial and advertising opportunities.

Mining-Africa Magazine

Mining-Africa Magazine is a business-to-business publication for executives, managers, and prospectors of mining, exploration companies as well as key suppliers to the Mining industry. The editorial focuses on innovation, technology, trends, people, products and services in the mining and exploration industry. Many suppliers in the resource sectors work with companies involved in mineral exploration, Mineral & Metal Processing, Materials Handling, Mining Health & Safety in mining, Underground Transport, Opencast mining, Analytical Services & Geology and so on, and they and a need to reach many, if not, all of them.


Technews is your technical publisher of choice for solutions marketing in the technology sector, offering a stable of print magazines, handbooks, buyers’ guides and online content. A company with a 35-year track record, Technews is the de facto market leader in the niche markets in which it operates. Whether it’s electronic engineering, process control and factory automation, engineering or business risk and security, Technews covers the industry news, reports on the trends and owns the mindshare of the market with Dataweek, SA Instrumentation and Control, Motion Control and Hi-Tech Security Solutions.

Mining Review Journal Zambia

Mining Review Journal Zambia Mining has been a major driver for Zambia’s economy and continues to be the prime move. Zambia is the second largest copper producer in Africa, recently taken over by the DRC and eighth largest producer globally. The Zambian economy naturally relies heavily on its mining industry. The Mining Review Journal Zambia is a widely accepted journal that has unique readership that has real influence in the marketplace.

SADC Mining Construction News

The SADC Mining & Construction Magazine is your premium industry news platform, reaching a number of online subscribers from the resources sector and associated industries. SADC Mining & Construction Magazine is printed quarterly (4-issues per year) with a print run of 18,000 copies per issue, published by Ordient Tradings. SADC Mining & Construction Magazine is distributed to all the major mining houses and construction engineers, executives, managers and prospectors of mining, exploration companies, contractors, suppliers and government institutions who regularly import mining and construction equipment’s from around the world. This means that advertising with us offers your company unparalleled access to the key decision makers of Southern African’s mining and construction industry – including stakeholders, contractors, owners and affiliates.

Crown Publication

Crown Publications, one of South Africa’s largest business-to-business publishing houses, has been in existence since 1986. The company has five monthly, one bimonthly and three quarterly titles. Crown Publications also produces customer magazines on behalf of clients.

Capital Equipment News

Capital Equipment News provides insight into the value that capital equipment can offer and gives its readers the information they require to make informed buying decisions in five key sectors, i.e. Mining, Construction, Agriculture, Transport and Logistics. It is a valuable resource for those looking to gain a better understanding of where they can maximise the effectiveness of their equipment, and how.

Distributed throughout South Africa and Africa, it provides those in the industry with a complete overview of their areas of operation.

Available in print and online, with further news distributed via its website and eNewsletter every Thursday.


Electricity+Control is written for electrical and plant engineers. The magazine publishes technical articles that provide solutions to many engineering challenges that exist inmeasurement, automation, control, and energy management. It is a platform for sharing knowledge, experience and information, with a focus on ‘energy and information’. E+C focuses on new technologies in the field of IIoT and topics that include diverse energy sectors in Africa, smart technologies, artificial intelligence, and the new world of energy. It places equal focus on projects and solutions, covering everything from renewables to traditional energy systems.

Available in print and online, with further news distributed via its website and eNewsletter every Wednesday.

Modern Quarrying

Modern Quarrying, a quarterly publication focusing on promoting the science and practice of quarrying and processing in Southern Africa, keeps readers abreast of practices in safety, environment, recycling, conveying, maintenance, sand processing, road transport, drill and blast, and load and haul. Its editorial stance is to deliver objective and incisive information based on interviews with the people and companies that make up this vital sector of the economy. With Modern Mining, it forms a powerful publishing duo covering the SADC mining industry.

Available in print and online, with further news distributed via its website and eNewsletter every second Thursday.

Modern Mining

Modern Mining, one of South Africa’s leading monthly mining magazines, focuses on mining throughout Africa – with special emphasis on Southern Africa. Projects are covered at every stage – from ‘greenfields’ exploration to mine commissioning and operation. Each issue includes a news section covering mining developments and a products section allowingreaders to stay abreast of latest technologies relevant to the industry. Special features hone in on various areas of the industry with coverage being given to specific technologies and ‘hot’ issues.

Available in print and online, with further news distributed via its regularly updated website and its eNewsletter every Wednesday.

Construction World

Construction World is targeted at civil engineering and building industries and addressesneeds of relevant professional organisations, government, private industry, and suppliers. Itprovides insight into the activities of South African companies in local and international markets by focusing on news, contracts and projects, innovations in civil engineering, products, services, and equipment trends. It also looks at infrastructure projects in Africa and at African roads and bridges, cement technology, construction equipment, and steel construction.

It has the highest circulation in its sub-category.

Available in print and online, with news distributed via its daily updated website and eNewsletters every Tuesday and Friday.

MechChem Africa

MechChem Africa, integrated, technical, smart and connected, sets out to support African industry in all issues informative and interesting to professionals across the full spectrum of engineering, chemical and mechanical trades. It adopts an integrated approach to technology solutions, with its content enriched by seeking out and unpacking technical areas of mechanical and chemical interest.

Industry focused, MechChem Africa promotes responsible engineering and highlights opportunities for African companies to become more internationally competitive. It has a publishing service approach to digital content, through which it offers multiple digital platforms for the dissemination of rich and original content.

It is available in print and online, with further news distributed via its website and eNewsletter every month.

Sparks Electrical News

Sparks Electrical News is for everyone involved in the installation and maintenance of electrical supplies and equipment. A monthly publication aimed at the hands-on sector of the electrical industry, it provides essential and instructive information covering activities across industries.

Sparks is newsy, in touch, and educational, and it channels business and buying information.It is targeted directly at electricians and technicians in parastatals, government departments, and private electrical contracting businesses. It is also aimed at lighting specialists, contractors, electricians, suppliers, manufacturers and electrical wholesalers.

Available in print and online, with further news distributed via its website and eNewsletter every Tuesday.

African Decisions

African Decisions is a comprehensive corporate and government journal designed to reflect the developing nature of Africa’s intercontinental and international trade environment. It investigates business, technology and socio-economic influences affecting its people and economic milieu and offers readers a structured coverage of business intelligence tailored to the needs of those who do business in – or with – Africa.

SHEQ Management

SHEQ Management is the largest magazine on the African continent within the fields of occupational health and safety, as well as environmental and quality issues.


FOCUS on Transport and Logistics is South Africa’s leading magazine for the commercial vehicle, transport, bus and logistics industries. FOCUS on Transport and Logistics started as a newsletter of the Road Freight Association over three decades ago. In 2001, Charmont Media acquired the title, which has grown to be one of the biggest serving the South African commercial vehicle, transport, logistics and bus industries.

Global Africa Network Media (Pty) Ltd (GAN)

Founded in 2004, Global Africa Network Media (Pty) Ltd (GAN) is a publishing company based in Cape Town, producing print and electronic business-to-business publications.

GAN publishes a series of annual and quarterly print and digital journals profiling each of South Africa’s nine provinces as business and investment destinations, together with a national title, South African Business – an annual business and investment guide to the country, Opportunity magazine – a niche business-to-business publication that explores various investment opportunities within Southern Africa’s economic sectors, and African Business – an annual guide to business and investment in Africa.

Media Xpose

Specialises in magazine publishing, corporate branding, digital advertising, graphic design, print and sponsorships. Media Xpose are publishers of various print publications, which include the following titles: To Build, SA Building Review, Baby’s and Beyond™, SA Business Integrator, SA Profile, Rove SA, Future SA and Essential Flavours. And offer customised designs for print of product catalogues, coffee table magazines, brochures, pamphlets, business cards, corporate invitations, creative design and more.

Engineering Africa

Engineering Africa Magazine research and report on the latest manufacturing techniques, product development, management strategies, and information technologies.

SA Mining

SA Mining is an alternate monthly business-to-business magazine under the helm of the Arena Holding’s magazine division. For over 125 years, SA Mining has been examining and delivering in-depth project and topical news focused on South Africa’s and Africa’s mining industry, particularly southern Africa. With an established presence in print media, SA Mining Online now aims to provide our readers locally and internationally with access to our magazine content anytime and anywhere.

The magazine continues to deliver the news impacting industry by providing coverage of projects, contracts, commodities, legislation, the environment and technologies, as well as analysts and economists’ views and legal perspectives on critical issues pertinent to the industry. The magazine is distributed within South Africa and the Southern African Development Community, while readership extends to an international audience. As the oldest mining magazine in the country, the current team at SA Mining continue to modernise the feel, look and content according to the appetite and opinions of our readers.

Lifting Africa

The voice of the lifting industry.

The official magazine for LEEASA (Lifting Equipment Engineering Association of SA)  lifting Africa is the only magazine in Africa dealing with lifting equipment exclusively. Lifting Africa is dedicated to provide the reader with a platform to discuss and resolve problems and issues relevant to the African lifting industry. Lifting Africa assists the reader with compliance to all legal and statutory requirements in the lifting industry. The aim of the magazine is to improve safety in the lifting industry.

Pipes, Pumps and Valves Africa

The magazine is endorsed by SAPSDA, SAVAMA, SAPMA and VAMCOSA. Pipes, Pumps & Valves Africa is the only magazine in Africa that deals with pipes, pumps & valves exclusively. Pipes Pumps & Valves Africa” is dedicated to providing the reader with a platform to discuss and resolve problems and issues relevant to the African pumps and valves industry. The aim of the magazine is to improve safety in the industry.

Safety First Association

The Safety First Association was founded in 1932 by Sir Ernest Oppenheimer when he saw the unacceptable rate of injuries and deaths on the mines. Its aim to educate workers and management on safe work practices was achieved through the publication of the magazine National Safety (now called African OS&H).

South African Protective Equipment Marketing Association (SAPEMA)

The Association is dedicated to the promotion of the Personal Protective Equipment Industry as a whole and of its members individually and strives to achieve this by acting as a Forum where consensus is reached on matters of mutual concern and as a collective voice.

Africa Mining

Provides valuable information on minerals’ exploration and mining developments throughout Africa. It reports on the continent’s renaissance in mining and market opportunities associated with it. The magazine is read by geologists, mining consultants and engineers, mine suppliers, and senior management and technical specialists at mines, as well as decision and policy makers within exploration companies, mining groups, government departments and financial institutions.


Energize keeps readers abreast of technologies, developments, applications and news in the fields of electrical power and energy, by the publication of original, relevant, high-quality articles, by expert authors, and provides a forum of communication for its reader, the wider industry and the public. Energize’s mission is to be the leading journal in the electrical power and energy sectors of Southern Africa.

Mining News

MiningNews.co.za is a premier source of mining content for industry professionals. The website provides local, African, and global news. Their growing users benefit from numerous daily uploads on our website and various social media platforms of international and local mining stories, which are screened for quality and relevance by our dedicated online editor.

Infrastructure News

Infrastructure News is a leading news hub dedicated to the engineering, energy, water and waste management sectors. The publication also brings together the communities from our three magazines – IMIESA, Water & Sanitation Africa and ReSource.

SA Business Integrator

South African Business Integrator is a quarterly national business to business publication that features relevant and engaging content across a variety of industries pertaining to both the public and private sectors. The main focus of the publication is to synchronise business information, business culture and align strategies and goals between the public and private sectors, which also assists in bridging the gap of transformation and transparency.

World Coal

World Coal is the leading industry magazine covering all the latest developments and trends from the global coal chain. Distributed globally, the magazine receives bonus distribution at key events throughout the year. Contact our team to hear about our editorial and advertising opportunities.

Motion Control

Motion Control Magazine. Motion Control Buyers’ Guide … 

International Mining

International Mining (IM) is a global publication covering mining and minerals processing technology, methods, equipment and services. Read principally by the mining industry itself, it helps extractive operations, both surface and underground, keep abreast of the latest innovations and solutions to help them lower costs, increase performance and availability, enhance safety and of course maximise production. This includes everything from better maintenance and site audits, through to autonomy and digitalisation. From juniors through to the largest mining groups with multiple locations, mine managers know they can rely on IM to keep them in the know. Paul Moore,  Editorial Director

Instrumentation and Control

South Africa’s premier process control and factory automation publication. Published in print, online and supported by twice-weekly electronic newsletters.

Hi-Tec Security Solutions

Hi-Tech Security Solutions Magazine

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Specialised Exhibitions – a division of Montgomery Group

Specialised Exhibitions – a division of Montgomery Group – offers South Africa’s largest portfolio of exhibitions servicing business to business sectors of the Southern African economy. Backed by over 50 years of experience, Specialised Exhibitions is owned by the prestigious Montgomery Group, one of the most widely respected exhibition companies in the world with trade shows, consumer shows and specialist projects in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.