Engineering services on ships and sea vessels,
MFT offers specialised project management services that
facilitate the implementation of empowerment
monitoring, community liaison and quality management
following ISO 9001, 14001 processes for projects. We
are a 100% BBBEE owned affirmative business
enterprise and have been successful with the
implementation of opportunities for disadvantaged
communities within the urban context.
Modern Firm Trading employs more than 50 staff
members based in 2 offices/ workshops in Cape Town
in the Western Cape, all of whom are committed to
providing high quality yet affordable solutions to
MFT has a quality management system in place
following an IS0 9001:2008 multi listing under the
American Bureau of Standards (ABS) certification
We will allocate experienced teams with professional
registration through ECSA to our projects and will be
ultimately responsible for the successful execution of all
tasks in a safe manner. No job in the shipping or
engineering sector are to big or to small.
Modern Firm Trading will provide innovative approaches to the Marine industry in Cape Town.
MFT will venture into this endeavor where it leverage its staff’s existing collective reputation into long term contracts centered on excellent service and cost effectiveness. We truly believe that we can service this limited market better than larger firms and we have better service package at more reasonable cost than existing competitors of equal size.
MFT is a registered close corporation CC. Conveniently situated in Cape Town’s dry dock, we have facilities that can handle all your small to medium projects. This proudly South African company is in possession of a tax clearance certificate, letter of good standing, BBBEE certificate and VAT number. MFT has selectively brought together highly respected engineers, skilled artisans and specialists who, combined have a total of 60 years of experience in this industry.
Modern firm trading offers a wide range of comprehensive engineering services and turnkey solutions to our diverse range of clients. So we can provide you with the following:
1. Projects, repairs, upgrades and modifications, to ABS standards on board any sea going vessel.
2. Steel fabrication.
3. Pipe fabrication/ repairs (mild steel, stainless steel, coni-fe, copper, pvc and rubber)
4. Mechanical repairs and servicing of valves, instrumentation, subsea, water makers, mining plants, pumps, crushers, ball mills, conveyors etc.
5. Welding and brazing.
7. Tag-along crew (highly skilled artisans with sea worthy credentials to provide you with fast and efficient services while sailing). Off-shore.
8. Consultation and project management.
Above mentioned 2-6 are services we also provide in the construction, industrial and mining sectors. MFT has a highly refined quality management system in place which comes standard with our services.The company also has a structured rate for off the shelf products and services. MFT will send representatives/ staff anywhere in South Africa to accommodate the needs of client sporting with their mobile offices and stores.