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South Africa

South Africa - Overview

MAXAM is the third largest full line global explosives manufacturer and has the second largest global footprint, assuring it customers widespread explosives and blasting services access.

The South African operations is based in Roodepoort, Gauteng with nation-wide Distribution and Storage; and a well-established Distribution network into Africa. With over 40 years of operations in South Africa, MAXAM Dantex is continuing to grow in the mining and quarrying industries known for its excellence in product quality and customer centred service solutions.

MAXAM Dantex is supported by MAXAM Corporate in Spain, which has been developing, manufacturing and supplying explosives for more than 140 years.

MAXAM’s premium bulk explosive, RIOFLEX is a watergel technology which is unique to MAXAM in the African market, and is far superior to rival emulsion products.

MAXAM is the one of largest manufacturers and of packaged explosives in South Africa and offers a host of products suitable for surface and underground blasting operations. MAXAM’s RIOGEL® range of Watergel and Drygel explosives have become an industry standard and are known for its excellent blasting results, high energy and reliability. RIOGEL® offers a variety of formulations, each varying in energy.


Last update 2019.09.17
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