We take the utmost care in ensuring your valuable plant hardware and equipment is handled and transported securely and safely, without incident. Rigorous health and safety measures, engineered risk assessment and management is part and parcel of every job we take on.
Vanguard ensures the safety of all personnel and objects we handle through our commitment to best practice in Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality Management, and is compliant with all local, national and international laws, regulations and standards applicable to our business.
Through detailed engineered lifting, rigging, transporting, jacking and skidding studies, we constantly identify and assess potential safety, health and environmental risks, and implement effective controls to prevent causes and mitigate possible consequences.
Our fleet of modular trailers, self-propelled modular trailer, hydraulic lift systems, strand jacks, cranes, rigging and installation equipment, and jack and slide equipment is immaculately maintained.
Backed by the most comprehensive insurance policies available in South Africa and certified OHSAS 18001:2007, ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 9001:2015 compliant, with Vanguard you’re in safe hands!
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The heaviest lift ever completed in Africa: two 1 200-ton conveyor sections 60 m above the ground.
On-road transport of 325-ton stator from Richards Bay Harbour to Matla Power Station, a distance of over 500 km!
Vanguard's heavy lift team kicked into action to help a customer salvage a damaged 900-ton ship loader.