About UMP
Our Market & Clients

UMP is a South African manufacturing company that serves the mining, infrastructure and engineering industries by focusing on providing solutions with its range of specialist Polyurethane products.

The company is staffed by a core team of professionals, knowledgeable in their fields with an entrepreneurial approach to business.

Founded in 1974, it is one of the most established polyurethane moulding companies in South Africa and remains as one of the largest urethane pipelining companies, with over 200km of urethane lined pipe being supplied since 1980.

From its head office and manufacturing base in Edenvale, Johannesburg, it manufactures and serves the local and global markets.

UMP benefits clients by providing, at a reasonable profit, a diverse range of low cost processing solutions that is differentiated by its uniqueness.

UMP has historically focused on providing polyurethane lined pipe via its “Redline” range.  The company has since shifted its focus to incorporate a wide range of products for the mining and mineral processing markets and differentiates itself by being able to assist clients with both niche and mainstream applications. Industries served by UMP include (but not limited to):

  • Base Metals (e.g. Flotation Components)
  • Gold (e.g. Pipe and chute lining)
  • Coal
  • Diamonds
  • Platinum
  • Power Generation

UMP prides itself on having access to a knowledge base that allows it to assist clients; and via research and development, constantly strives to offer customers the best solution for their application.  Specifically for Polyurethane, UMP is in a position to tailor both formulations and products to meet new and demanding applications.  UMP is unique in its entrepreneurial approach to working with the client to find customized solutions. UMP is constantly seeking new technologies and services to add to its offering and these will be included on our website when available. We invite you to browse through our products and welcome you to make contact with UMP to assist with your requirements.