Originally registered in 2007 as a management and logistical centre for handling tyre imports for local companies Aust-Africa Tyres has grown to become a fully registered company that provides full tyre and support services. It sources all its products directly from manufacturers.
The manufacturers are from Australia, Europe and Asia, guaranteeing supply and delivery at the lowest possible cost.
Aust-Africa's clientèle are typically found in the mining, construction and transport industries.
Aust-Africa Tyres has its head office in Lusaka, Zambia. The company is currently setting up a new branch in Solwezi. Aust-Africa Tyres also has a branch in Mazabuka which services the Southern Province. The company has a team of dedicated sales members catering for clients in all corners of Zambia including the Copperbelt, Eastern Province and Western Province. Aust-Africa Tyres also supplies clients in DRC.
Aust-Africa Tyres supplies OTR, agricultural, TBR, light truck and industrial tyres within Zambia and DRC.
Aust-Africa Tyres is the agent in Zambia for:
- Aeolus (truck, bus and earthmover tyres) – from China
- Alliance (earthmover, agricultural and industrial tyres) – from Israel and India
- Bandenmarkt (agricultural, haulage and earthmover tyres) – from Holland
- RUD-ERLAU (tyre protection chains) – from Germany
- Pressure Pro (tyre pressure monitoring systems) – from USA
- Ironman (suspensions) – from Australia
- Aust-Africa Tyres Zambia helps clients to develop a management plan for the most effective tyre program for their sites, working closely with staff to develop OTR best practices that extend the life of tyres, resulting in a reduction in operational costs.
The Aust-Africa Tyres range of services includes:
- On-site service, maintenance and management of tyre fleets
- Tyre management reviews and recommendations
- Warranty support
- Tyre management software
- Operator awareness training
- Safe work procedures for tyre bay personnel
- Tyre training for site personnel
- Heat tests and TKPH studies
- Tyre protection chains
Aust-Africa Tyres products
- OTR tyres
- Agricultural tyres
- TBR tyres
- Light truck tyres
- Industrial tyres
Aust-Africa Tyres list of clientèle
- Kansanshi Mines in Solwezi
- Mopani Mine
- Zambia Sugar Plc in Mazabuka
- Zambeef Ltd
- Teichmann Agriculture Mazabuka
- Rolling Thunder Mazabuka