About Us

Universal Suppliers & Expediters was established in 1990. We specialize in mechanical engineering and hydraulics.

We have done various mechanical and hydraulic designs for a wide range of clients throughout the industry in the mechanical engineering, hydraulic engineering, mining, metal Industry and agricultural fields in South Africa and neighboring countries

Our office, workshop and machine shop is situated in Witbank Mpumalanga from where we serve all fields with a vast range of hydraulic products, repairs, manufacturing and on site installations.

Malcolm Claase the Managing Member is accredited as a Lifting Machine Inspector due to his vast experience in the mechanical and hydraulic field which include the design of various mechanical devices to customer specifications.

We designed and manufactured various hydraulic jacks for the heavy haulage mining industry.

We designed and manufactured various opencast and underground explosive loaders for the explosive industry since 1994 (AEL, B.M.E, Sasol and Explotech)

We are distributors for:

  • Sauer Danfoss Hydraulic Equipment
  • Hydac Technologies
  • Good Year Hydraulic and Industrial hoses

We can also supply you with various other hydraulic brand names at competitive pricing.

We specialize in truck mounted cranes and can supply you with new or re-conditioned.

Universal Suppliers & Expediters are members of the following institutions:

  • ECSA – Engineering council of South Africa. Registered Lifting Machinery Inspector (LMI 2009120050)
  • LEEFSA – The Lifting Equipment Engineering Association of South Africa c/o Chamber of Engineering Technology
  • SAFPA – South African Fluid Power Association. Company and individual membership

Due to our long (20years) relationship with other Hydraulic Companies in SA we have managed to secure good discount structures with them and thereby can supply just about any hydraulic products at competitive prices.