MacDonald’s has been a major role player in the transport and logistics industry for more than 85 years. Our experience, expertise and resources extend far beyond merely transporting our customer’s goods between various points.
Our fleet comprises a comprehensive range of vehicles, including flat deck, tipper, container, skeleton, tanker, low-bed trailers and dump trucks. With more than 200 vehicles and access to over 3 000 sub-contractor vehicles, we are in a position to address all our customers transport and logistics needs.
We are able to provide our customers with customized road transportation solutions utilizing road transport, warehouses, handling equipment and railway solutions. We offer primary and secondary transport of bulk, break-bulk and general cargo, tanker transport, container transport, tipper transport and express services.
Our tipper bulk division has become an industry leader due to the quality of service, focus on SHEQ (Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality) and capacity. This division serves predominantly the bulk mineral and agricultural markets, including some of the prominent international mining houses. Routes are mainly through-out South Africa, but also to and from neighbouring countries such as Namibia, Botswana and Mozambique.
The flat-deck and low-bed division serves various customers in the building, construction, manufacturing, agricultural and general goods sectors. The addition of the tanker division to MacDonald's currently mainly operates in the dry-bulk and liquid product sectors.
By utilizing our top of the range fleet management system and satellite navigation we obtain real-time information and visibility on all our vehicles. This means that we are in a position to keep our customers up-to-date with the position and estimated time of arrival of their goods.
A transport and logistics company that is customer focused, has to be in a position to provide a cost effective, quality service to its customers. With our infrastructure, capacity and capability to develop and implement customer focused logistics solutions, we are in a position to offer this to our customers.