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Métier Mixed Concrete is a 100% owned subsidiary of Sephaku Holdings Limited, which is a public listed company. Together, the Managing Director and key staff have in excess of 100 years’ experience within the Ready Mixed Concrete industry.

Mission

Innovative Service, Quality and Reliability – RIGHT NOW


Vision

    • IMPRESS our customers by offering superior service and products
    • INSPIRE our staff through our passion for concrete
    • SUPPORT our suppliers to actively contribute to the Metier Way
    • RESPECT our shareholders by offering value for their investment

About Métier

The name “Métier” is from the French, ultimately from Latin ministerium, “service, ministry or employment”. It means an occupation for which one is well suited or an area in which one excels.

The company has operations in the greater Durban and Gauteng regions. All operations have been designed to integrate with the environment with recycling facilities and dust control mechanisms as part of the design. Métier Mixed Concrete has invested in concrete batching technology that ensures consistency of product quality and a state of the art logistic planning and controlling system for on-time deliveries. The company’s fleet of trucks is managed by a live tracking system which records all trip data and encourages professional driver behaviour, in addition to ensuring that the correct quantity of product is delivered on time. The company also operates new generation 36m Putzmiester Boom Pumps for placement of concrete by pumping.

All products are designed by the company’s concrete technologists, in line with SABS 1200G specifications. All raw materials are sampled and tested in line with SANS 1083. The company offers a range of products, including but not limited to standard concretes to pumped concrete, durability concrete, fibre reinforced concrete, light weight concrete, polished concrete and many other special concrete requirements.

Métier Mixed Concrete is well positioned as a market leader and will remain at the forefront in terms of ready mix concrete technology and innovation. The company will live up to its brand maxim of “Service, Quality and Reliability”, and will continue to offer value added partnerships with clients.

Key Management of Métier Mixed Concrete

  • Kenneth Capes

    Managing Director

    Kenneth has extensive experience in the ready-mixed concrete and aggregates industry. Kenneth spent 20 years at Lafarge South Africa in various management positions. He established Métier in KwaZulu-Natal in 2007.

  • Wayne Witherspoon

    Operations Director

    BCom (University of Natal, Durban), LDP (UNISA School of Business)

    Wayne spent 14 years with Barloworld Equipment Company in various leadership roles. Wayne is a founding member of Métier and has been responsible for the operational aspect of the business including production and maintenance facilities and logistics.
     

  • Richard Thompson

    Finance Director

    South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA)

    Richard spent 15 years with Stock Owners Co-operative Ltd where he eventually joined the Exco. Richard was managing director of Meadow Meats (Pty) Ltd and spent a few years consulting and marketing in the wildlife industry before starting Métier Concrete Products (Pty) Ltd in 2004. He is responsible for administrative and financial aspects of the business.
     

  • Glen Talmage

    Commercial Manager, Northern Region

    NHCD (Wits Tech)

    Glen has extensive experience in the ready-mixed concrete and aggregates industry and has held various senior positions in the technical, production and commercial sectors of Lafarge South Africa for 16 years. He joined Métier in 2011 to assist in expanding and establishing Métier’s footprint in Gauteng.
     

  • Gregg Hollins

    Commercial Manager, Eastern Region

    National Dip Civ Eng (Technikon Natal)

    Gregg has extensive experience in the ready-mixed concrete and aggregates industry and has held various senior positions in the technical, production and commercial sectors of Lafarge South Africa for 10 years. Gregg is a civil technician and concrete technologist and joined Métier in 2007.
     

  • Ceri Rayne

    Human Resources Manager, Eastern Region

    BSocSci (Hons) (University of KwaZulu-Natal)

    Ceri has extensive experience in human resources gained from her eight years with The Foschini Retail Group. She recently joined Métier with a key focus on training and development as well as performance and talent management.