Kelsey Construction was established in 1997 as a one man business where maintenance were carried out on satellite antennas on one of South Africa’s major satellite stations for Telkom.
After successfully handing over of that project as a subcontractor to Reunert Defence Logistics, Kelseycon started doing work for Larox SA also as a sub contractor doing maintenance and rebuilding specialized mining equipment.
Kelsey Construction has grown to a small business that now consists of twenty personal.
The company was started by Andrew Tait which is qualified as an Aircraft Fitter in the South African Air force. He qualified in 1991 and went to the highest highs in his trade and then started Kelseycon to strive to give customers the best of the best quality work.
BEE Status:
Level Four (4) Contributor. BEE procurement recognition level: 100%
We specialize in:
Erection of satellite antennas.
Work was performed over the whole of Africa for Advance Telecoms.
Relocation of satellite antennas over Africa.
Various types of antennas like “ANDREW, COMSAT, VERTEX” were successfully installed and commissioned.
Maintenance on satellite antennas:
Maintenance was done at Hartebeeshoek Earth Station on all the major antennas from 9m up to 32m on this site.
Maintenance on Crowthorne site.
Installation of Solid Liquid Separation filtration equipment.
Over 25 installation of Larox filtration equipment from 10ton up to 100ton over South Africa and Africa.
Maintenance of solid liquid separation equipment:
Kelseycon was the first company to sign up a maintenance agreement with Larox SA for maintenance on their equipment on an Anglo Platinum site.
Doing maintenance for Larox SA on site for most of the major mining companies in the country.
Maintenance on Sepratech filters for Lonmin Platinum.
Maintenance on Delkor solid liquid separation equipment at Impala Platinum.
Rebuilding of mining equipment:
Kelseycon is the only company to rebuild filters for Larox SA. We rebuild to perfection to resell to mining companies.
Rebuilding of all solid liquid separation equipment (pumps, valves etc.)
General engineering workshop:

In our workshop we can do engineering and manufacturing of various components. Repairs to all makes and types of mechanical equipment like gear drives, pumps, valves, rollers, hydraulic components etc.

  • Boiler making and welding works.
  • Roller repairs and manufacturing.
  • Workshop facilities
  1. Co2 and arc welding
  2. 2m lathe and milling machine
  3. Sandblasting  and spray painting area
  4. Storeroom
Rubber lining:
We do rubber lining of storage tanks.
Cold splicing of conveyer belts.
Industries we serve:
  1. Mining and metallurgy
  2. Telecoms
  3. Engineering
  4. Light manufacturing
  5. Military
Building and Alterations:
All steel structures will be erected by KELSEY CONSTRUCTION cc


Kelsey Construction cc will strive to give his customers the best quality workmanship and on time delivery with 100% safety ability.