Akata’s individual companies, while being integrated, offer distinct products and services operating and seeking opportunity in their respective target markets.
The sectors within which these companies operate are mining, engineering, supply chain, plant & logistics and business services.
Akata supports the South African government's mission of addressing transformation in a broad-based manner that would assist the inclusion of all South Africans who presently do not have access to the mainstream economy.
Akata complies to B-BBEE legislation and is a level 2 accredited company, as independently verified by Integritas B-BBEE Verification Services.
Akata mining solutions offers professional, cost-effective and efficient mining solutions in the fields of mechanized mining and associated value added services. Our services include the provisioning of skilled personnel, machine plant, spares and equipment, and a diverse range of associated design capabilities in connection with collaborative partnerships. In addition Akata mining solutions also offers contract mining and mining operations management expertise. This is a unique application within the industry. We are revolutionising the mining trade by means of sustainable and effective technological applications and solutions. Safety and production are key success factors, and impact positively on our drive to reduce Rand per ton costs.
The primary standard of our business is to provide worth to our clients with superior, value-enhancing products and services through supportive partnerships with a variety of stakeholders. Our core competencies are trackless mining, construction and infrastructure installation and commissioning.
Our services also cover:
- End-user machine maintenance,
- Field services, and
- Supplying of spares and components.
Akata engineering solutions specialises in services making use of the latest technology and implementing new strategies to offer the industry unparalleled results. This ranges from front-end designs and desktop studies to feasibility projects encompassing detailed structural, mechanical, piping plus electrical technical drawings, documents and designs.
Mechanisation in deep-level mines will become much more prevalent, owing to its safety, labour and productivity benefits. Therefore, we offer maintenance and repair services solutions to the trackless mining machinery (TMM) industry with cost effective operating models, which result in an overall cost saving and increase in productivity.
We are investing in our planet’s future by focussing on sustainable energy. Over the next twenty years, transportation is expected to be the major driving force behind a growing world demand for energy. It is the largest end-use of energy in developed countries and the fastest growing one in most developing countries. To this end, our offering and capabilities also include the introduction of alternative energy sources to the South African transport industry.
Procurement was a necessary, but seldom celebrated, component of organisations, but this has changed significantly. Most recently integrated procurement and supply chain divisions within companies are playing pivotal roles in the success of firms in ways that previous generations of purchasing managers could never have imagined. Today e-Procurement and e-Supply Chain Logistics are designed for increasing the efficiency of logistics, production, distribution and other related activities via the myriad of possibilities through current technologies. It enables us, our suppliers and our distributors to automatically manage the specifications, quantity, costs and delivery time of materials and products with higher productivity.
Akata e-Supply Chain was born from the desire to see our clients succeed beyond their dreams. To this end, Akata creates a viable competitive advantage for our clients by designing efficient, applicable systems, so that they can outperform their competitors. Akata’s clients realise what they never thought possible - improved quality, improved delivery and reduced costs – resulting in increased revenue.
Our e-Supply Chain offers our clients the following services:
- Supply chain management,
- Transportation management,
- Lean materials management,
- Distribution management, and
- Strategic sourcing.
Mining contractor providing design, development and production expertise
Ore handling systems
Pumping and piping solutions