• Established in 1968 and employing 160 people, Trident has over 40 years experience in mining equipment manufacturing
  • Trident is a manufacturer and supplier of in-house designed, track bound, underground hard-rock mining machinery for both domestic and international markets
  • Manufactures underground locomotives, air loaders, rope winches and DC loco motors; one of the largest manufactureers of underground locomotives and loaders in the World
  • 85% of spares used in the manufacture of Loaders and Locos are manufactured in-house
  • OEM manufacturer for a number of brands including: Goodman Locomotives, Eimco loaders and Atlas Copco Loaders
  • The company is the market leader in South Africa and has expanded operations into South America, Zambia and the Philippines. Trident has supplied equipment to 16 countries world wide


  • Battery Locomotives
  • Trolley Line Locomotives
  • Rail Bound Air Loaders
  • Trackless Air Loaders
  • Electric Loaders
  • Mono Rope Winches
  • Waterproofed DC Loco Motors
  • Argo Hydraulic Brake Tester