mining gumboots

Stimela Gumboot

The iconic Stimela gumboot, formerly known as the Shosholoza gumboot, is an award-winning mining safety gumboot that boasts several advanced safety features. The Stimela gumboot, formerly known as the Shosholoza gumboot, holds a significant place in the history of mining gumboots in Southern Africa. Its reputation has extended globally due to its robust design and … continue reading this article.

Mining Safety Boots

At Neptun, we understand the importance of safety footwear in mining. Our range of mining safety boots are designed to withstand tough mining environments and provide maximum footwear protection to the wearer. Our selection of mining safety boots offers a wide range of options to cater to different needs. The Stimela gumboot is a steel … continue reading this article.

Neptun Boot: Setting a New Standard in Safety Footwear

Over the years at Neptun Boot, we have become one of the leading footwear manufacturers in Southern Africa – supplying innovative safety footwear to the mining, agriculture, food processing, and general industries. More About Neptun Boot Starting in 1977, Neptun began using locally sourced PVC compounds to supply quality PVC gumboots to the agriculture and … continue reading this article.

Safety Gumboots

At Neptun Boot, we pride ourselves on our reputed safety gumboots. Our Stimela gumboots are a benchmark for safety gumboots in Southern Africa and are recognised worldwide for their patented metatarsal protector. This is an in-depth guide into the various safety features that make our Stimela and Stimela XP ranges first-class safety gumboots. Complete Protection … continue reading this article.

Heavy-Duty Gumboots

The mining industry has unique needs when it comes to personal protective equipment – this is particularly true for safety footwear for mineworkers. Heavy-duty gumboots offer protection from falling objects, sharp protruding items, slippery surfaces, and other obstacles that might pose a danger to the workers’ ankles and feet. At Neptun Boot, we offer a … continue reading this article.

Neptun Safety Boots

Neptun safety boots come in a range of different styles that make them suitable for many different working environments. Depending on the specific safety requirements of your workplace, you may need the protection of either a metal-free safety boot or a PVC gumboot with steel safety features. Read through our wide range of safety footwear options below … continue reading this article.

Safety PVC Gumboots

When it comes to hard-wearing footwear that can withstand tough work environments, safety PVC gumboots are one of the best and most versatile options to keep you safe while you work. Polyvinyl chloride, or PVC, a plastic-based polymer, is a versatile material that we use to create highly waterproof and lightweight boots. While a simple pair … continue reading this article.

Steel Toe Gumboots

Steel toe gumboots are a well-trusted form of safety footwear that combines the waterproof benefits of PVC gumboots and the heavy-duty protection of a steel toe boot. Demanding industries like mining, forestry, construction and more, require protective safety footwear that can withstand tough conditions and dangerous workplace hazards. Benefits of Steel Toe Cap Protection There … continue reading this article.

The Trusted Gumboot Manufacturer in South Africa

For 45 years, we’ve used our expertise to provide innovative and superior safety footwear to many industries, and we have become a trusted gumboot manufacturer in South Africa and across the world. Starting in 1977 we begin manufacturing gumboots for the agriculture and general industry and have since expanded our gumboot range, offering a wide … continue reading this article.

Original Black Toffee Shosholoza Gumboot

The Original Black Toffee Commodore Gumboot by Neptun Boot was our very first gumboot manufactured for safety protection with a steel toe cap. Since our inception in 1977, we’ve been dedicated to creating innovative and high-quality footwear that protects the mining, agriculture, medical, and food processing industries and beyond. Our range of superior-quality PVC gumboots … continue reading this article.

Shosholoza Gumboots with Steel Toe Caps

Gumboots with steel toe caps are an essential part of personal protective equipment for miners, helping to alleviate the risk of injuries to the feet and keep mineworkers comfortable while they work. The Shosholoza gumboot with steel toe cap from Neptun Boot is a heavy-duty knee-length PVC gumboot, designed to be hard-wearing and withstand tough … continue reading this article.

Mining Gumboots

Mining gumboots are heavy-duty gumboots that provide footwear protection to those working on mines. Metatarsal protectors, reinforced steel midsoles, and toe caps are some of the unique safety features of mining gumboots. Mining gumboots need to be durable enough to endure harsh working environments while protecting workers from workplace dangers like sharp objects, falling hazards, … continue reading this article.

Stimela XP Gumboot: Superior metal-free safety gumboot

Looking for a safety gumboot that is lighter than your normal gumboot, yet provides full safety protection? The Stimela XP gumboot offers an extensive range of footwear protection features: Metal-Free Stimela XP is a metal-free, knee-length, unisex boot that provides full protection. Available colours: Black and White. Composite Polycarbonate Toe Cap This gumboot has a composite … continue reading this article.

Neptun Boot exhibit at Mine Entra

We will be exhibiting with Lemonseed Distribution at Mine Entra, Zimbabwe’s premium exhibition for the mining, engineering and transport industries on the 10th – 12th October 2018 in Bulawayo. We will be showcasing our range of safety footwear and heavy-duty mining gumboots. Our footwear is developed specifically with the harsh mining conditions in mind. In … continue reading this article.

The 9th Annual Women in Mining Conference

We will be attending the 9th Annual Women in Mining Conference from the 21st – 23rd February 2018 at the Indaba Hotel in Fourways, Johannesburg. We look forward to supporting all the women in mining, we will be showcasing our unique Shosholoza Gumboot. Visit our website for more information on our Mining Gumboots.

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