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Leaders in Armour Protection

Core Values:

Integrity, Honesty, Social commitment, Reasonable profits, Environmental awareness, Service delivery, R&D is the heart of the business.

History and Background:

Bullet Proofing Technology was initially founded in 1992 by Deon du Plessis (CEO). During 1997 the company moved to its current location in Krugersdorp, 30km west of Johannesburg, South Africa. This new facility enabled BPT to expand and install advanced equipment.

The facilities and equipment include:

Presently BPT employs 70 permanent employees, as well as up to 50 employees on a contract basis, depending on specific projects.

BPT is fully Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) compliant, with Phatsima Defence Industries (Pty) Ltd as co-shareholders.

Board of directors:

Jackie Sedibe - Chairperson (Retired SANDF General)
Deon du Plessis - CEO
Connie Mashaba - Director
Grant Kerr - Operations Director
Judith Kerr - Financial Director


Body Armour Plates

Vehicle Armour

• 50% of turnover       
• Ceramic, Steel, Aramid, HPPE and GRP
• 100 000 to 200 000 per year
• To many different standards and client requirements
• Export and local
• 45% of turnover
• Ceramic, Aramid, GRP, HPPE and Polymer
• Mainly military
• Road vehicles, Aircrafts and Ships
• 300 to 500 sets per year
• Different protection requirements
• Inside as well as outside of vehicles
2 000 square meters production space
In-house 20m shooting range
3 x Large capacity heated platen presses
Autoclave of 6m x 1,5m
2 x Double bed heated vacuum bonding presses
30 square meters walk-in curing oven
4m x 2m Water-jet cutting machine
3 x Diamond ceramic cutting machines
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