About IME Group of Companies


Intermine Engineering (IME) was founded in the year 1966. Initially, the company concentrated on the Mining Industry in South Africa. As our customer requirements changed, IME, adapted to suit their needs. Adding to the business and the operational requirements, thus expanding to open new businesses with various services and products.   IME now holds different agencies with suppliers and assists the mines in the correct application of pumps, valves electronics, and much more.

IME is now a solutions-based business whereby the client is given solutions to problems encountered in the mines. IME developed civil pumping solutions to further cater to our client requirements.

With this in mind, JT Electronics was founded in 1983. The company aimed to assist in solutions for electrical components, develop safety equipment, and export it to Canada, Australia, Zambia etc.  Intermine Engineering and JT Electronics grew to have branches in Welkom, Klerksdorp, Fochville, Rustenburg, Steelpoort, and Johannesburg with the head office in Welkom.

Intermine Engineering’s involvement in the South African Water Boards is long-standing. With the old Goldfields Water Board, we supplied maintained, and oversaw the KSB FBL pumps to this day with the backing of KSB pumps. We have supplied numerous other pumps over the years and can assist the contractor with specialized information. We have a long-standing relationship with KSB and various other manufacturers. In 2010 Esorfranki used our company to supply them with KSB pumps for a water project they undertook that was delivered on time and specs.

The business is diversified into different but interrelated operations consisting of the following business units:


  • Supply of pumps, valves, pipes, fittings, flanges, and all types of mining supplies.
  • Supply and assist the mine/ contractors with specialized information regarding the products.
  • Deliver products in time.
  • Repair of pumps in our workshop based in Steelpoort.

The business currently operates in all the provinces of South Africa.