Highland Metals’ History

Highland Metals cc was started in December 1999, as a small test for metal recycling in the Mpumalanga region. Nearly Fifteen years later, the business has exploded into a fully fledged, privately owned, professional metal recycling Group.

Highland Metals cc was established in 1999 as a sole mandate company which grow into a Closed Corporation in 2003. The company grow later in 2006 to board based a Black Economic Empowerment complying institution.

The company has grown into one of the largest recycling companies in the Mpumalanga region and operates provincially and sometimes in the neighboring countries of South Africa.

Highland Metals cc, employ’s over 50 employees and utilizes a fleet of 10 scrap metal handling vehicles with nearly a 250 bins/spips, to service over 100 clients in all routes of metal recycling management. Excavators
and forklifts are permantly processing inwards load quality control on a daily basis. Weighbridges and small scales from 1,5 Ton to 60 Tons are available for accurate readings on all sites, set at SABS Standards.

By the implementation of our onsite electronic recyclePROX systems, can all clients be speedily serviced, with daily reports, photo-graphic files of transportation accury on time load after load. Our recyclePROX system is also saps approved according to the second hands good act of 2009.

With the advantage of the latest technologies, clients can be effectively be serviced in high quantities with volumes of scrap metals. By utilizing our company clients are provided with peace of mind on all aspects of scrap removal in the best professional and quality service.

2012, Investments have been done in container tilters and shears whichfavours the loading time and transport of exports in shipping containers to India, Dubai and China.

Due to our membership involvement in the MRA of SA do we strive to promote the image and standards in our metal recycling industry.