About IBM

International Belting and Marketing, is a customer and market centered business and we believe that the success that we have enjoyed over the years is a result of our uncompromising standards and the high level of service excellence that we provide our clients.

Our Head Office is situated in Durban which makes us conveniently placed when it comes to expediting and facilitating speedy and efficient imports and distribution logistics. The Durban office is a fully equipped warehouse with facilities for converting.
IBM’s Johannesburg office is situated in Springs which is 60 Kilometers from Johannesburg which gives us a central location for warehousing, converting and distribution.

Shareholders and Management

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From the companies inception, our staff and management team have all been selected based on them having strong roots in the conveyor belting industry. This and all our shareholders are employed by the company and hold strategic positions within the organization. This gives us a level of understanding and experience that makes us leaders in the conveyor belting industry.

BEE

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We are privileged to be a black empowered supplier to some of South Africa’s largest mining houses, quarries and the sugar industry and remain committed to adhere to the guidelines set out by the Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Act and to ensure business growth, sustainability and increased shareholder value.

Location

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Our Head Office is situated in Durban which makes us conveniently placed when it comes to expediting and facilitating speedy and efficient imports and distribution logistics. The Durban office is a fully equipped warehouse with facilities for converting.

IBM’s Johannesburg office is situated in Springs which is 60 Kilometres from Johannesburg which gives us a central location for warehousing, converting and distribution.

Accredited on all relevant conveyor belt specifications:

  • SABS 1173/2013 – Textile Reinforced Conveyor Belting
  • SABS1366/2013 – Steel Cord Reinforced Conveyor Belting
  • ISO9001 – Quality procedures and systems
  • ISO14001 – Environmental management

Manufacturing Capacity

  • 45 Production lines across steel cord, textile reinforced and solid woven PVC
  • Local SABS accredited laboratory
  • Capacity to produce 24 million square meters per annum
  • Ability to produce belt widths up to 2500mm wide
  • Packaging – race track reel – to accommodate up to 500 meters

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IBM and Our Customers

Over the last 3 years IBM have enjoyed phenomenal growth, at nearly 140% this is a true reflection of our commitment to our clients and the level of service excellence that we strive towards. It is a management philosophy within I.B.M. that when we bring a Customer board, we enter into a partnership with that customer.

As a result IBM and our Customers:

  •  Work together as one team
  •  Have a common agenda with mutual requirements i.e.
  •  Service, Quality and Competitive Pricing
  •  Are Proactive rather than Reactive
  •  Share a common goal – that of Total Customer Satisfaction.

Pricing

Where possible we buy forward cover which means we can offer stability of pricing.

BEE Equity Ownership Status (L1713)

We wish to confirm that International Belting & Marketing’s Black Equity is as follows:
HDSA Ownership 42%

Service

Our technical team offers a full back up service and offer on site belt recommendations with maintenance charts. Our methods used to determine premature belt failure are tried and trusted and we have state of the art software to determine correct belt specifications and problems.

Stock

We are the largest stockholders of conveyor belting in the Southern Hemisphere. The company carries large stocks of conveyor belting from Class 250 to Class 1250. Our range includes Polyester-Nylon (fabric) and Steelcord belting in all grades (Oil Resistant, Flame Resistant, Heat Resistant, Chemical Resistant, Cut and Gouge Resistant etc).

Traceability

Raw material suppliers and acquisition and manufacturing are fully determined by and controlled within the mandate requirements as noted by ISO9001. This means that raw materials are sourced and supplied to the specified requirements with full traceability as required by the certification.

Lead Times

We have full slitting and rolling facilities in Natal and Gauteng and both our warehouses keep a large amount stock. For items that are not part of our stock holding we would require sufficient time for us to make up the order
Normal delivery of these items can vary from:

  • Fabric – 8 to 10 weeks – 10 to 12 weeks (depending on quantity ordered)
  • Steel-cord – 10 to 12 – 12 to 14 weeks (depending on quantity ordered)
  • We are also negotiable to holding stock items that are critical to yourselves.

At present Interflex is a registered trademark which is marketed worldwide with the most successful continent being in Africa supplying companies such as: Zisco Steel (Zimbabwe), Ongopolo (Namibia), Mopani Copper Mine (Zambia) and Tarkwa (Ghana).

The companies in South Africa include Eskom, Kumba Resources, Lonmin Group, Impala Platinum, Rio Tinto Group, Goldfields, Harmony, Aquarius Platinum and the Anglo Group all of which can attest to our pricing delivery and service over the past fifteen years.