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Mining Division

As a multi-disciplined engineering/trading organization, GASICO Mining Division provides a wide range of services from supply of equipment, metallurgical and engineering investigations, Front End Engineering Design (FEED), feasibility studies (to DFS level), through to full EPC project delivery of mineral processing facilities, coal handling plants and associated infrastructure for the resources sector.

GASICO Mining Division’s team has delivered projects across a diverse range of mineral commodities including:


  • Base and precious metals.
  • Iron ore.
  • Rare earth elements.
  • Silicon.
  • Salt.
  • Coal.


GASICO can provide a full in-house project delivery solution where all engineering, procurement and construction resources are sourced and controlled from within the Group. This unique integrated approach ensures tight control over all aspects of a project delivery with the following advantages:


  • Effective allocation and prioritization of resources to maintain aggressive overall project schedules.
  • Minimization of subcontractors and the associated risk and cost.
  • Streamlining of safety implementation with all personnel familiar with the Group’s GASICO Safe safety system.
  • Minimization of IR and HR issues with the majority of site labor employed under standardized conditions and agreements.


Group control over both the design and construction functions is of particular importance in the fast tracking of projects as it allows for a co-ordinated approach, minimizing interface issues.


Mining Division Brands

WOLF Drilling Equipment – Made in Brazil

In 1974 Wolf Industry was founded by Mr. Flávio Wolf that since his childhood was passionate by mechanics. Initially the company used to provide service to automotive and agriculture industry, but It was not enough to his dreams. Over the years, motivated by his knowledge and passion for mechanics, designed technological improvements in company providing expansion to a new business. Thus, It was just started a market research intending a new line of production. Motivated with the previous results, the production line starts operating, manufacturing rock drilling machines.

The Wolf Industry became leader in this sector, being the pioneer in Brazil. Nowadays, the company is composed by the family of Mr. Flávio Wolf. Located since Its foundation in Indaiatuba city, São Paulo state – Wolf Industry is a familiar company with a modern technology used in Its equipment.

GASICO is the official agency of Wolf Drilling Equipment in the territory of Iran and based on more than 2 decades experiences in supplying of drilling equipment we are able to present high quality after sales service to all of esteemed users of Wolf Drilling Equipment.




CRIFI Crushing Plants – Made in Italy

CRIFI Ltd Crushing Plant has been operating, from more than 30 years, in the worldwide market of design, production and selling of crushing, selection, storage and washing plants, characterized by their blue color and destined to the extractive and mining sector.

A complete range, a detailed creation and a “handmade” assembly with top quality components, confer to the machineries of CRIFI Ltd Crushing Plant absolute reliability and flexibility for every requirement, in respect of all the safeties standard.
A strong belief in the European Directives of environmental respect, according to the location where the firm stands, leaded us to invest resources in order to develop new technologies about the recovery and recycling of demolished materials C&D, about the dehydration of sludges and the contaminated grounds’ processing.
An after – sale service of capillary maintenance and assistance, allowed us to grow and retain existing costumers, marking us for our promptness in the replies and interventions, emphasizing an ambitious and constant improving – oriented company’s philosophy, respectfully the Made in Italy, the authentic surplus value.

Chinese leading manufacturer of crushing equipment


Zhengzhou Dingsheng Engineering Technology Co., Ltd. (DSMAC Group) is specialized in researching and manufacturing mining equipment, construction equipment and their spare parts. DSMAC pursues excelsior on product quality and have approved ISO9001 and SGS. We have perfect after-sale service network and could offer rapid maintenance service on demand. Every year, DSMAC can turn out 30,000 tons of crusher parts and 1500 sets of crushers.
Found in 1997, DSMAC Group is a leading manufacturer of crushing equipment and wear-resistant materials in China. It mainly specializes in producing crushing, feeding and screening equipment, including stone crusher, mobile crusher, and sandstone aggregate production line.

Osborn (An Astec Member)

Osborn Engineered Products is a leading name in mining and quarry markets, providing a full range of engineering products, including crushers, feeders, screens and idlers, and further specializes in skid-mounted crushing and screening plants. Osborn is a member of the Astec Industries Inc. group of companies – a leading American manufacturer of plant and equipment for aggregate processing, asphalt road building, pipeline and utility trenching.
Osborn also deals with the full manufacturing process from concept and installation through to commissioning. Osborn has a rock solid reputation as one of South Africa’s foremost materials handling contractors. Osborn has a continuous devotion to meet the needs of its customers.We prioritize meeting the demands of our customers,” says commercial Director Stephan Ireland. “These are our key company values for customer satisfaction.”
Osborn has experienced impressive growth in the past five years and the company believes customer satisfaction was a primary driver of this growth. We never walk away from a problem with one of our machines. Purchasing the equipment from Osborn is only the start of a long-standing relationship with customers.

Products overview

Osborn is one of South Africa’s foremost manufacturers of equipment for the mining and quarrying industries. The company offers an extensive range of installation-ready products. Its primary clients are the mining (70%) and aggregate (30%) industries. The organization specializes in mobile and fixed crushing and screening plants.

Manufacturing is carried out at Osborn’s head office and manufacturing facility in Elandsfontein, South Africa.

Comprehensive service network

Osborn has a comprehensive distribution network with sales staff working out of well-established branches in Cape Town, Durban and Witbank. Agents in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia and Ghana handle international distribution. The company views Africa as a strategic growth market for its products and services. The extensive, modern manufacturing facilities at Elandsfontein are supported by strong procurement, expediting and management functions to ensure contracts are fulfilled and plants commissioned on time.
Osborn History
Osborn was originally founded in 1919, as a subsidiary of British Steel Company, Samuel Osborn. It was established to market special steels for industry and mining in South Africa. Today the company is a major manufacturer of equipment for Africa’s mining and quarrying industries.
It was in April of 1951 that the first license agreement covering a number of products including Gyraspheres™, Vibro-King screens, feeders, screw classifiers and parts was signed with Smith Engineering works – as it was known then.
Osborn became a member of the U.S. industrial group, Astec Industries, Inc. on September 30, 2000. The association with Astec, together with our existing license agreements means Osborn offers a far broader range of world-class equipment.
Osborn has long-established licence agreements with major international principals – such as Telsmith and American Pulverizer (USA), Mogensen (UK), and IFE (Austria); and, in association with them and its network of agents and distributors, supplies local and export mining, quarrying and industrial markets across Africa.

Quality Assurance

Quality assurance is an extremely important aspect of Osborn’s everyday activities.  The company works strictly to national and international standards and has been ISO 9001: 2008 certified (Quality Management System) since 2003.

Safety: Health & Environment
Osborn demonstrates responsible environmental management and is committed to prevention of pollution and continual improvement with regard to the environment. Osborn has been ISO 14001:2004 certified for good environmental management since 2008.

OSBORN Empowerment Policies
The company is committed to the advancement of South Africa’s previously disadvantaged community, and has to this end established an Employment Equity Policy through which it can assist these individuals within a structured programmed and against set targets. In addition, Osborn follows a policy of subcontracting to small, medium and micro enterprises and black empowerment companies wherever possible.
Employing over 250 people. Osborn has achieved OHSAS 18000 system certification for occupational health and safety management.



AFROMIX – Making Mixing Matter

AFROMIX, formerly Aeromix, has been producing mixing and pumping equipment in South Africa since 1975.

AFROMIX products have been supplied into all areas of industry, particularly Mining, Chemicals, Pulp & Paper, Pharmaceuticals, Petrochemicals and Waste & Water treatment.

The company was also responsible for introducing industrial peristaltic pumps to the country. Initially introduced as small pumps for metering, dosing, transfer and analysis, the range has grown significantly over the years to include larger industrial pumps for the mining industry.

AFROMIX’s main product lines include AFROMIX agitators and AFROFLEX peristaltic pumps and hoses.

AFROMIX Agitators


AFROMIX manufactures a range of top entry agitators from 0.25kW to 750kW, for use in mining, chemical, pharmaceutical, waste management and paper industries. The company ‘s manufacturing facility in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, was specially chosen due to the availability of high quality machining facilities, a competent labor force and shipping access to export markets.

AFROMIX Peristaltic Pumps and hoses


The extensive range of peristaltic hose pumps includes one of the largest pumps of this type in the world. Our 150mm pump has a maximum flow rate of 147m3/hr, and can deliver pressures up to 10 Bar. These units are ideal for thickener underflow applications. 

AFROMIX also supply hoses for many makes of peristaltic pumps and has the expertise to advise on all piping and system layouts.


Pump and Abrasion Technologies

From small beginnings in 1984, Pump and Abrasion Technologies has grown to become a formidable player in the African pump market. Pump and Abrasion Technologies is a respected manufacturer and supplier of heavy duty pump solutions to the mining, mineral processing, industrial and agricultural segments. Pump and Abrasion has developed a range of premium quality pumps and after-market pump spares, which is offered at competitive prices and with unparalleled service.

Pump & Abrasions complete product line consists of the Battlemax®, Battlestream® and Battlesub® Pumps. These pumps have been designed and customized for application in various industries. Battlemax pumps are designed for long life, efficient operation and ease of maintenance resulting in a lower total cost of operation.


Heavy Duty IN Pumps – Horizontal Slurry PumpsBATTLEMAX heavy duty slurry pumps are designed for long life, efficient operation and ease of maintenance resulting in a lower total cost of operation. Wear parts are available in a range of materials optimized for different applications, including 27% high chrome, 35% hyper chrome, natural and synthetic rubbers, polyurethane and ceramics. Available sealing arrangements include stuffing box, expeller and mechanical seal.Click here to download the full product brochure containing technical specs and performance curves.



VS and VSR Series Vertical Spindle Slurry PumpsThe VS and VSR range of slurry pumps are designed for tough applications including abrasive and/or corrosive applications, high specific gravities, continuous duty and solid handling. A VS50 twin discharge top suction is available in high chrome or stainless steel. These pumps can operate in run dry or snore conditions.Click here to download the full product brochure containing technical specs and performance curves.




PR Series Dewatering PumpsBATTLEMAX PR dewatering pumps are designed for high-head duty in light slurries and contaminated water applications. PR pumps have high-chrome wet ends with expeller or stuffing box seal arrangements.Click here to download the full product brochure containing technical specs and performance curves.




QR Series Quick Release Slurry PumpsBATTLEMAX QR slurry pumps are designed for long life, efficient operation and ease of maintenance. QR pumps have high-chrome wet ends with expeller or stuffing box seal arrangements.Click here to download the full product brochure containing technical specs and performance curves.





G Series Gravel PumpsBATTLEMAX Gravel pumps are designed for long life, efficient operation and ease of maintenance. Gravel pumps have high-chrome wet ends with expeller or stuffing box seal arrangements.Click here to download the full product brochure containing technical specs and performance curves.





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