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Attention Must Be Paid To Appropriate Floor Grating Selection

6th June 2018 Floor grating is a critical element in process plants and similar structures, yet it is often the Cinderella of components when it comes to the design and engineering work. For this reason, Andrew Mentis is urging design houses and EPCM contractors to pay particular attention to the selection of... 

The True Flat Top Floor Grating Is From Mentis

7th May 2018 Not all floor gratings that claim to have a flat top surface actually do, but unfortunately this is something that is commonly misunderstood in the industry and often leads to specifiers and buyers using a product that will not meet the requisite parameters on a project. Grating made from flatbar... 

Sound Decision Making Critical With Floor Grating

9th April 2018 Short term financial gains should not outweigh long term safety requirements when it comes to purchasing decision, especially when looking at safety critical purchases such as floor grating. National technical sales consultant at Andrew Mentis, Lance Quinlan says it is imperative that engineers,... 

Andrew Mentis Expanded Metal Products Increase Safety

19th March 2018 On-site safety remains a major focus for all industries. While slips, trips and falls can be attributed to a number of factors, inadequately designed and manufactured walkways remain a primary contributor to on-site accidents. According to Lance Quinlan, national technical sales consultant at... 

Andrew Mentis Products Beat Corrosion In Wastewater Industry

29th January 2018 When wastewater travels through sewer lines, it can become anaerobic or septic (the dissolved oxygen can become depleted) as a result of the metabolic processes of microbes commonly found in the wastewater. Under anaerobic conditions, specific sulphate-reducing bacteria thrive and generate... 

Superior Finishing Products The Difference Between Satisfactory And Outstanding

30th October 2017 Andrew Mentis maintains that although supplementary building products are not necessarily essential to building work, they are essential to good quality building work. “The sad fact is that, unless specified in the original job specifications and costing by the architect, there is little chance... 

Floor Grating – Where Engineering Makes The Difference

7th March 2017 Walkways can be aptly described as the ‘arteries’ of most minerals beneficiation and industrial plants, providing functional access while bearing substantial loads and allowing air and light into working areas. It is essential that the floor grating used for such walkways be well engineered to... 

Stainless steel improves handrailing safety

29th May 2015 Stainless steel handrailing can be used in various industries to ensure the safety of personnel and compliance with hygiene standards, says precision engineering company Andrew Mentis. 

Expanded metal sheets improve warehouse security

24th October 2014 Steel products manufacturer Andrew Mentis says that expanded metal is fast becoming a popular material to ensure human and warehoused items’ safety inside facilities. The company says that when compared to conventional fencing, expanded metal offers increased security coupled with unimpaired... 

Structural Integrity In Floor Grating Synonymous With Mentis Rs40

2nd June 2014 The structural integrity of floor grating and its load bearing capacity plays an important role in ensuring a safe working environment for personnel. Andrew Mentis is the single largest producer of floor grating in Africa and the company’s Rectagrid RS40 product has become the benchmark in floor... 

Iso Certification Is The Hallmark Of Quality

11th April 2014 There is no substitute for quality. The companies that stay in the race have invested capital and effort into building a portfolio of products that are characterised by attention to detail in design and quality manufacturing. Considered the blue ribbon of design and manufacturing certification,... 

Company Announcement: Expanded Metal Still Popular Choice for Specifiers

By: Creamer Media Reporter      19th June 2013 Few products can claim to be as versatile as expanded metal, largely as a result of the reliability, durability and economy represented by the simple idea of slitting and expanding a solid sheet of metal into a lattice of diamond-shaped meshes 

Company Announcement: Mentex Expanded Metal a top Performer in Automotive Industry Stillages

27th September 2012 Mentex 43 expanded metal plays a key role in the manufacture of stillages for the automotive manufacturing industry by Pretoria-based SNS Engineering 

Company Announcement: Andrew Mentis Completes Major Order for Kalagadi Manganese Sinter Plant

30th July 2012 Leading engineering and manufacturing company Andrew Mentis has successfully completed a large order for approximately 5 300 metres of handrailing, 1 600 square metres of grating and 1 100 stair treads placed by Aveng Grinaker LTA’s DSE Fabrication 

Company Announcement: Good Succession Planning comes into Play as Third Generation Prepares to Lead Andrew Mentis

30th May 2012 Leading engineering and manufacturing company Andrew Mentis is successfully navigating its way through a leadership succession from second to third generation family members, following the February 2012 retirement of Roy Mentis, who served as the company’s engineering director 


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