About Us


Engineers and Manufacturers of drilling equipment

Rodtek Engineering has grown exponentially since its start in 2007 to becoming a market leader in Africa and the rest of the world, offering a wide variety of drilling products to our customers to ensure they have what they need to get the job done.

Because of our strategic location and size we are ideally situated to compete with international companies supplying the mining industry in Africa and worldwide. We manufacture premium equipment at competitive prices with very short lead times to maximize your company’s profitability.

For us it’s about customer service, offering premium drilling equipment with expert knowledge and design capabilities to keep you drilling for longer with minimal down time and maximum production.

We offer more than good quality and service, we offer a partnership. We supply some of the biggest drilling companies in the word as they have come to rely on the quality, consistency, and availability of our products to keep them competitive on any drilling site.

Together with our sister company Thor drill Rig we provide a turn-key operation providing Drilling machines and equipment of the highest quality to customers globally.


We manufacture all the popular RC Drill rods in Diameters from 3” to 8” and lengths from 500mm to 12m long. We keep most of the popular sizes in stock and all the spares to assemble custom sizes in the shortest time possible.

We manufacture a large variety of subs, saver subs, conversion subs, dig-out subs, extention subs, blow-up subs, blow-down subs and more, in all the popular types and sizes. We also manufacture special subs to specification.

You will find all the popular sizes RC to API Adaptors in stock for drilling with DTH equipment on RC drill strings. We can also design and custom make any adaptors you need to suit your requirements, all manufactured from High Grade Heat treated 4140 Alloy Steel.

We offer a wide range of Vacuum and Face Discharge bits, Vacuum Subs, Bit Adaptor Subs, trumpets and all the coring accessories you need for various drilling conditions. These can be made to your drilling parameters for maximum profitability and drilling efficiency.

Phone: +27 12 734 4216
Fax: +27 12 734 5077
Plot 23, Kaalfontein
Rayton, South Africa