1. BUSINESS, ADMINISTRATIVE & CONTACT INFORMATION

  • Business name: Stako Engineering (Pty) Ltd
  • Business type: Private company
  • Company registration number: 1960/001661/07
  • VAT number: 4620106759
  • Physical address:
  • 6 Timmerhout Street
  • Nelspruit
  • 1200
  • Mpumalanga
  • South Africa
  • Tel: 013 752 3281 – Office
  • Cell: 072 452 2405 – Darred (Managing Director)
  • Fax: 013 752 5660
  • E-mail: info@stako.co.za
  • Postal Address:
  • P.O.Box 8
  • Nelspruit
  • 1200
  • Mpumalanga
  • South Africa

2. OVERVIEW

2.1 Company history

Stako Engineering Pty (Ltd) was established by Mr. Danie Marneweck in 1960. With more than 50 years of quality workmanship and excellent service delivery, the company is well known by the motor industry in the Lowveld. Our close association with the South African Transport Industry, combined local production and engineering facilities of 2000 sq metres gives us the ability to react to the ever changing needs of our customers.

2.2 What the company does

Stako Engineering specialises in the manufacture and design of standard and custom truck bodies and trailers. Servicing Mpumalanga and surrounding provinces, we also offer repair services to damaged trucks and trailers as well as other general engineering works and consulting. We have recently moved into the plant industry for manufacture, modifications and repairs on Tractor Loader Backhoe (TLB) buckets, excavator buckets, sugar cane grabs as well as timber grabs.

2.3 Workshop and machinery

With 2000 square metres of covered workshop facilities, we can offer services to any projects involving general engineering works and metal fabrication. Our workshop is equipped with three, 5 ton overhead cranes allowing for the easy maneuverability and assembly of projects large and small.

Our in-house machinery offers the following services:

  • Standard and custom truck body manufacture
  • Standard and custom truck trailer manufacture
  • Straightening of chassis
  • Trailer repairs and modifications
  • Truck body repairs and modifications
  • Truck body and trailer insurance claims
  • Plate rolling with a maximum plate thickness of 12mm.
  • Press brakes with the maximum plate bending of 6mm mild steel over 3m lengths.
  • Guillotines with the maximum capacity of cutting 6mm mild steel sheets over 3m.
  • Plasma and profile cutting
  • Welding
  • Channel and angle section rolling

2.4 Our mission and vision

Stako Engineering is dedicated to continually provide our customers with innovative, dependable, high quality products that remain competitively priced. Our engineering, production and design team’s commitment to quality has enabled Stako to become Mpumalanga’s leading engineering company in its field. At Stako, our goal is to “Exceed the Expectations of our Customers for Service, Quality and Value”

The demanding industry has led Stako Engineering to develop heavy-duty truck bodies and trailers that utilize high quality materials, construction standards in accordance with SABS and equipment guaranteeing reliability

3. QUALITY POLICY

3.1 Accreditation

We are accredited by the “National Regulator of Compulsory Specifications” (NRCS/SABS) – MIB Reg. No. 6001661070004 and VEHICLE MANUFACTURER CONTROL No. A02909182

3.2 Warranty

Stako Engineering (Pty) Ltd provides a standard warranty for its products against defects in material and workmanship for periods defined below, subject to exclusions, from the time the unit is first placed in service.

If a defect in material or workmanship is found during the warranty period, Stako Engineering (Pty) Ltd will, according to this policy, repair or where applicable install new Stako Engineering (Pty) Ltd approved parts needed to correct the defect.

Warranty is fully transferrable to the titleholder of the vehicle to which the Stako Engineering (Pty) Ltd unit is mounted.

Conditions:

  • Load bodies and trailers must be subjected to an annual inspection by a competent person and all mechanical damage or extraordinary wear must be maintained to Stako Engineering (Pty) Ltd specification.
  • Systems and components must be serviced and maintained according to normal vehicle maintenance norms and specific maintenance focus areas defined in the vehicle maintenance manual.

Exclusions:

  • Damage due to abuse or lack of servicing
  • Fair wear and tear on consumables and paint work
  • Machine specific consumables such as filters and globes
  • Excess travel and labor charges related to waiting time delays arising from Stako Engineering (Pty) Ltd’s service staff not being able to obtain reasonable access to machines for warranty repair.

3.3 Warranty Schedule

Load Body and Trailer Structural Warranty:

  • 12 Months

All mechanical, electrical, pneumatic & hydraulic systems warranty:

  • 12 Months

Including:

  • Hydraulic Pumps
  • Hydraulic Motors
  • Hydraulic Valves
  • PTO’s
  • Actuators
  • Electrical

4. HOMOLOGATION

4.1 Trailers

We are homologated (Natis Registered) for manufacturing the following truck trailers:

LDV TRAILERS:

  • 1 Axle LDV Trailers
  • 2 Axle LDV Trailers

PUP TRAILERS:

  • 1 Axle Pup Trailers
  • 2 Axle Pup Trailers
  • 3 Axle Pup Trailers

SEMI TRAILERS:

  • 1 Axle Semi Trailer
  • 2 Axle Semi Trailer
  • 3 Axle Semi Trailer

DRAWBAR TRAILERS:

  • 2 Axle Drawbar Trailers
  • 3 Axle Drawbar Trailers
  • 4 Axle Drawbar Trailers

TRACTOR TRAILERS:

  • 1 Axle Tractor Trailers
  • 2 Axle Tractor Trailers

INTERLINK TRAILERS:

  • 2 Axle Interlink Trailers
  • 3 Axle Interlink Trailers

4.2 Truck Bodies

We are homologated (Natis Registered) for manufacturing the following truck bodies:

TAUTLINER / CURTAINSIDER TRUCK BODIES FOR:

  • Mitsubishi
  • UD
  • HINO
  • Isuzu
  • MAN
  • Mercedes Benz
  • FAW

DROPSIDE TRUCK BODIES FOR:

  • Mitsubishi
  • UD
  • Isuzu
  • MAN
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Fuso
  • Hino
  • FAW
  • TATA
  • International
  • VW
  • IVECO

DROPSIDE BODIES WITH EXTENSIONS FOR:

  • Mitsubishi
  • UD
  • Isuzu
  • MAN
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Fuso
  • Hino
  • FAW
  • IVECO

FIRE ENGINE FOR:

  • UD
  • MAN
  • Hino

 FLAT DECK BODIES FOR:

  • Mitsubishi
  • UD
  • TATA
  • Isuzu
  • MAN
  • Mercedes Benz
  • International
  • Iveco
  • Fuso
  • Hino
  • Volvo

FLATDECK BODIES WITH EXTENSIONS FOR:

  • Mitsubishi
  • UD
  • TATA
  • Isuzu
  • MAN
  • Mercedes Benz
  • International
  • Iveco
  • Fuso
  • Hino

TIMBER SKELETAL / LOGGER TRUCK BODIES FOR:

  • UD
  • TATA
  • MAN
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Iveco
  • Renault
  • Hino
  • Powerstar

GLASS TRUCK BODIES FOR:

  • UD
  • Isuzu

TIPPER TRUCK BODIES – 6M3, 10M3, 12M3, 16M3, 18M3:

  • Mitsubishi
  • UD
  • Isuzu
  • MAN
  • Mercedes Benz
  • International
  • Fuso
  • Hino
  • FAW
  • Scania

VAN / BOX BODIES FOR:

  • Mitsubishi
  • Isuzu
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Volvo
  • HINO
  • Renault
  • UD
  • MAN
  • Fuso

WATER / DIESEL TANKER BODIES FOR:

  • UD
  • Isuzu
  • Mercedes Benz
  • TATA

PERSONNEL CARRIERS FOR:

  • Isuzu
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Fuso
  • TATA
  • UD
  • MAN
  • Hino

SUGAR CANE BODIES FOR:

  • Volvo
  • Hino
  • Mercedes Benz
  • MAN

5. CLIENT BASE

5.1 Our Clients Include:

With more than 50 years of quality workmanship and excellent service delivery, the company is well known by the motor industry in the Lowveld.

HINO Nelspruit
HINO Malelane
Produkta Trucks Nelspruit
Duncan’s Truck & Bus T/A FAW Lowveld
Union Motors Nelspruit
Westvaal Nelspruit
RCL Foods Milling and Sugar (TSB)
Mercurius Motors Polokwane
Volvo Nelspruit
Scania Nelspruit

6. MANAGEMENT

6.1 Operations

Managing Director:

Darred Joubert

info@stako.co.za

Administration:

Melanie de Witt

accounts@stako.co.za

Production Manager / Sales:

Fanie Kruger

production@stako.co.za

Procurement:

Gerhard Oosthuizen

admin@stako.co.za

Workshop Foreman:

Aaron Madonsela

6.2 Directors

(Mr) DD Joubert – Managing

(Mrs) VM Joubert

(Mr) WS Joubert