Neptun Boot

Steel Toe Safety Gumboots

Enhancing Workplace Safety with Steel Toe Safety Gumboots In the demanding environments of mining, construction, and forestry, where safety and durability are non-negotiable, Neptun’s steel toe safety gumboots stand out for innovation and quality. Complying with the ISO 9001 quality management system and ISO EN 20345 safety standards, our safety gumboots offer unmatched protection, blending … continue reading this article.

Cradle to Grave Recycling Policy

A Sustainable Step Forward At Neptun, we believe that environmental sustainability is essential and our responsibility. That’s why we are committed to sustainable manufacturing practices that prioritise minimising waste and reducing environmental impact. Our recycling policy named “Cradle to Grave,” in collaboration with the mining industry, protects the environment by reducing the possibility of the … continue reading this article.

Support Local Manufacturers

Our local manufacturing sector plays a crucial role in driving economic expansion and contributes significantly to our nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). At Neptun Boot, we are committed to sourcing materials and labour within our borders. By doing so, we actively contribute to the economic growth and prosperity of our nation. The Threat To The … continue reading this article.

Shova Chelsea Ankle Gumboot

The Shova Chelsea Ankle Gumboot is a short gumboot with elasticated side panels and a handy pull tab. This ankle gumboot allows for greater mobility and all-day comfort. When choosing the correct waterproof footwear, the Shova Chelsea Ankle Gumboot stands out as the perfect blend of functionality and comfort. The ankle-high design provides an added … continue reading this article.

Farmers Gumboots

Farmers Gumboots play an important role in the safety and productivity of agricultural workers. Whether you’re tending to dairy cows, nurturing vineyards, managing crops, or operating heavy machinery, a good pair of gumboots can make all the difference. Explore Neptun’s diverse range of Shova and Marina farmers gumboots. Farmers Gumboots: Protecting Feet Across Diverse Agricultural … continue reading this article.

NAMPO Cape 2023

Join us at NAMPO Cape 2023, were Neptun Boot proudly sponsors this leading agricultural expo in Bredarsdorp. Discover innovations, insights, and the spirit of unity in supporting the South African agricultural industry. NAMPO Cape: The Leading Agricultural Expo in Bredarsdorp NAMPO Cape, the prestigious agricultural expo is set to take place from the 13th to … 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.

Green Gumboots

At Neptun, we offer two different styles of green gumboots – the Shova, a unisex general-purpose gumboot, and the Marina, a ladies’ general-purpose gumboot. Our green gumboots come in a range of styles (from clog to tall) and are specially designed for the agriculture and food processing industries. Our Shova and Marina green gumboot ranges … continue reading this article.

PPE Gumboots

Personal protective wear is a requirement in demanding environments and a pair of PPE gumboots can be an excellent option as safety footwear. PPE gumboots are durable, waterproof, and easily cleaned. Choosing the proper protective footwear for the job is essential and a good pair of PPE gumboots can keep workers safe and comfortable. In … continue reading this article.

Black Gumboots

Black gumboots are practical, functional, hard-wearing, and suitable for use across many industries. At Neptun, our wide range of safety footwear includes general-purpose and heavy-duty gumboots of which a popular colour option is black gumboots available in various styles. Marina Gumboot Marina gumboots are designed to be functional and hard-wearing, and our Marina gumboots range … 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.

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.

Why support locally made products?

These recent months have been an unprecedented time for the global and South African economy, and have brought to light even more than before the importance of supporting local businesses and locally made products. At Neptun, we’re proud to be based in South Africa and provide our products to local communities. We’re passionate about the … continue reading this article.

Gumboots: an essential part of PPE

PPE and the Coronavirus Access to Personal Protective Equipment, or PPE, has become one of the most important factors in the global battle against the coronavirus. Things like face-masks, gloves, and face visors can provide vital protection against the virus for medical personnel on the frontlines. But one aspect of PPE that is often left … continue reading this article.

Is the SafeLite Safety Boot right for you?

Protective safety footwear, such as safety boots, is essential to ensure the wearer is protected against injury and potential workplace hazards. Safety boots range from steel toe cap safety boots to metal-free safety boots. With so many options available, it can easily seem like an overwhelming task to find the right safety footwear. Where do … 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.

Our PVC Recycling Policy: Cradle to the Grave

Polyvinyl chloride, or PVC, is one of the most widely used plastics worldwide. A water-resistant and economical material, PVC footwear acts as effective protection from a range of chemicals, oils, and acids. Because of this, many of our gumboots at Neptun Boot are made from PVC to provide reliable footwear such as agricultural gumboots, heavy-duty … continue reading this article.

A+A International Trade Fair

Neptun is excited to announce that we will be showcasing our products at the A+A International Trade Fair in Düsseldorf, Germany this November. As the world’s leading trade fair for safety, security, and health in the workplace, we can’t wait to see our range of safety workbooks exhibited on the international stage alongside the world’s … continue reading this article.

Agricultural Gumboots

Agricultural gumboots are hard-wearing and waterproof footwear. Agricultural gumboots protect the wearer and ensure feet stay comfortable, dry, and safe. As of 2019, 837 000 South Africans are employed in the agricultural sector – and whether you’re operating a tractor or trekking through a field, you need the right footwear to protect yourself from the elements. … continue reading this article.

Benefits of a Metal Free Safety Boot

What are the benefits of a metal-free safety boot? Neptun’s SafeLite boot is a metal-free safety boot, with a dual-density polyurethane sole and is tailor-made for optimum safety in harsh working environments. There are a number of benefits to wearing this boot while working on a construction, industrial, or mining site: 1. Completely Metal Free … continue reading this article.

Neptun to showcase latest safety footwear at A-OSH Expo

It’s that time of year again where Neptun showcases our products at Africa’s leading occupational health and safety trade show. The A-OSH Expo aims to encourage preparation, prevention and protection in the workplace. It engages South Africa with everything they need to know about occupational health and safety in action. A-OSH Expo is serious about … continue reading this article.

Importance of Safety Footwear in the Workplace

Many physically intensive industries are teeming with safety hazards and require adequate protective gear in order to prevent workplace injuries. In 2016, 155 427 non-fatal workplace injuries were recorded in South Africa, with roughly 22% of those recorded in the agricultural, mining, and manufacturing industries. With the multitude of safety gear required to work in … 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.

Safety Footwear Showcase at Intersec Dubai 2019

The Intersec Dubai 2019 expo will be held from the 20th – 22nd January at the Dubai International Convention Centre in the United Arab Emirates. This prestigious event showcases a truly comprehensive range of products from the latest commercial security, health & safety footwear and fire & rescue industries to name a few. We will … 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.

Neptun Boot launches SafeLite at A-OSH Expo

The A-OSH Expo is a three day event held from the 22nd – 24th May at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg. This event showcases Personal Protective Equipment from around the country, and world under one roof on South African soil. It is one of the biggest events in the PPE supplier and safety wear … 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.

A+A Trade Show Germany

Neptun Boot will be exhibiting at the A+A Trade show this year from the 27th to the 30th October 2015. The expo will take place in Germany, Düsseldorf where we will be displaying all our products along side our newly introduced metal free, water resistant Strident safety boot, and Stimela XP metal free heavy duty … continue reading this article.