A.O. Speight Steeplejacks has a rich heritage and was established in 1937.


Over the past 88 years A.O. Speight has continued to provide a wide range of industrial solutions and are specialists in working at heights.

We have decades of experience in working at heights and have developed the right skills in areas which are considered difficult or requires highly trained teams in safety procedures needed for working at great heights.


During 2015, A.O.Speight Steeplejacks ownership changed which allowed the business to scale up to serve a larger network of clients through maintenance planning and key construction projects.


We are proud of our portfolio of clients in the industrial, refinery, mining, energy and pulp industries including Sapref, Engen, Anglo American, Huletts, Illovo and Impala Platinum to name a few, and we have an established track record of projects completed accross various African countries.


We have developed strong partnerships with our clients and continue to provide annual audits and inspections to offer preventative planning and maintenance for our clients.

AO Speight Steeplejacks is a proud member of the Trade Organisation and Professional Body, the Institute of Work at Heights.

This enables AO Speight to be at the forefront of setting and maintaining industry standards as well as skills development, which is recognised by SAQA. 

IWH members adhere to a Code of Ethical Practice, which provides clients with a credible and professional company in the specialised field of Work at Heights.

Contact Us

Contact AO Speight Steeplejacks with your working at heights maintenance requirements.

AO Speight Steeplejacks
specialised services include:

Services available in all Southern Africa regions and surrounding countries.

  • Concrete spall repair

  • Inspections of industrial stacks

  • Installations and maintenance

  • Re-coating of surfaces

  • Repairs to steel

  • Brick re-lining on chimneys and stacks

  • Repair to fibreglass surfaces

  • Sealing of expansion joints and cracks

  • High-pressure cleaning

  • Industrial waterproofing

  • Sandblasting

  • Non-destructive Testing