Welcome to our blog! Browse through our blog for photos of our gear in use, client feedback, tips and advise as well as the the latest news on lifting equipment, lashing equipment & tie downs, lifting slings & 4x4 recovery equipment.

Round sling Magnum-X: Safety which immediately catches the eye

1st September 2015

Magnum-X Heavy Duty Round Sling: more compact, lighter and easier to handle

The high-performance round sling Magnum-X smart with an additional outer sleeve is designed for heavy-duty and abrasive applications.

Contact us on 0861 040506 to discuss your lifting requirements in more details.

SANParks Rustic Bush Camps

If you are looking to experience nature in a new way then come and enjoy the Kruger National Park on foot for the most amazing authentic bush experience. For those who enjoy the real wildlife experience we have the perfect self catering camp for you to pitch your tent in an unfenced site where an enviro loo and shower cubicle are available. All that you need to bring is your own food and beverages. We do offer bush picnic snacks. This adventure is for 3 nights only (Friday afternoon – Monday morning) with up to 6 guided walked through the Park.
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Help us protect our wildlife & win!

13th July 2015

Adventures with Elephants needs your help to buy a bat hawk light aircraft to help them and the anti poaching groups to protect the wildlife in the Bela Bela community! Make a donation today (visit: and stand a chance of winning one of 3 prizes:

* Outdoor and QUICKFIST gear from SECURETECH valued at over ZAR 4000

RUD-IDnet encapsulated onto a SECURELOAD textile lifting strop

8th June 2015

Special Industrial Supplies has recently been approved at a few Anglo American mines, along with a number of our other customers for the supply of our RUD-IDnet (RFID) identification tags.

We are excited about the benefits that the RUD-IDnet (RFID) system offers to our clients including:

* simplifying and reducing the time required for the inspection of equipment and

* streamlining the implementation of monitoring of maintenance programs for equipment.

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Funds raised at AAWDCSA Inter-Club Fun Day

23rd May 2015

Saturday the 23rd saw the symbolic handover of the funds raised at last years AAWDCSA inter-club fun day by the Nissan Off-Road Club and it’s partners SECURETECH,Cross Country Insurance, Mark White Nissan Dealership and Nissan SA.

Guests met at Mark White Nissan and the cheque was handed over to Free Me a local wildlife rehabilitation NGO who really do fantastic work.The monies were tallied after all expenses and transferred to Free Me to allow them to carry on with their work. The partners will also continue the relationship going forward with Free Me.

‎TopGear Drives Leopard Conservation Project for Fundraiser - 4x4 Training Course

7th April 2015

Where: Syringa MX Park

When: Saturday 9th May 2015

Come see how its done! Learn from the professional team of TopGear Driving Academy.

R1050 per vehicle
Includes: Level 1 Training Course | Lunch & Refreshments
R100 per passenger

Booking essential as we can only accommodate 12 vehicles for safety reasons.

Contact Laura of TopGear to book & get directions 011 794 1410 or

All proceeds to the Leopard Conservation Project

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Share your 4x4 photos and stand a chance of winning a SECURETECH recovery kit valued at R1500!

8th January 2015

Share your 4x4 photos on the Special Industrial Supplies Facebook wall (visit: and stand a chance of winning a SECURETECH 4x4 recovery kit!

Any 4x4 photo taken by you can be shared! Photos of your 4x4 in action - outdoors, performing a recovery, covered in mud, traveling through the bush, camping, overlanding, taken in any part of Africa!

SECURELOAD lashing system for Cranfield Forklift Services.

07 January 2015

We are recently supplied a custom SECURELOAD lashing system for Cranfield Forklift Services (Pty) Ltd. Thanks to Thembi and her team in the Special Industrial Supplies factory for manufacturing the lashings.

TOUGH DRIVES for maritime applications

19th December 2014

The latest RUD developments are the TECDOS OMEGA®, TECDOS PI® andTECDOS GAMMA® drive and idler units. The TECDOS OMEGA® is a device which allows you to pull, push, pivot or swivel structures, skids, beams, cranes along deck or hatch covers onboard, in harbour or on an offshore rig.


Beijing 10th Anniversary Celebration In Pictures

25 November 2014

Here are some pictures of our great celebration extravaganza in Beijing China with all RUD Lifting Beijing staff members in attendance as well as our core dealer partners throughout China. It was a happy and very remarkable event with lots of creative ideas.

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