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Pratley Electrical

Company Profile

Established in 1948 by George “Monty” Pratley, the Pratley group of companies rests on a foundation of research and innovation. The group, drawing from 65 years of experience, has filed over 350 patents worldwide and is involved in the manufacturing and marketing of brand leading electrical cable termination products to global markets. View Pratley’s History

Pratley Head Office & Manufacturing Facility - Krugersdorp, South Africa

With expertise of over 200 employees, we pride ourselves in the production of highly innovative electrical cable glands, electrical junction boxes and related accessories. Those variants for use in hazardous locations comply with international IECex Standards for Ex n, Ex e and Ex d explosion protected  equipment. Many Pratley cable glands and boxes also comply with the European ATEX directive. Pratley products can be found in many international mines, petrochemical plants and collieries including those of Sasol, Caltex, Natref, Anglo Platinum, Anglo Gold, Mosgas Offshore, Siemens, AECI, Amcoal and many more. Our market leading electrical products serve the industrial, mining, construction, petrochemical and consumer markets in many countries around the globe. Pratley manufactures over 800 products, has filed more than 350 patents world-wide and is an ISO 9001:2008 accredited organisation.

Modern Manufacturing Capabilities

Other divisions within the Group include:

  • Pratley Adhesives
    Brand leading, ultra-high performance DIY and industrial adhesive producer. Pratley Putty is the only South African product to have gone to the moon! The range includes high strength Epoxies, Anaerobic Thread Lockers and Gasket Makers, Silicones, Acrylics, Cyanoacrylates, Tapes and Epoxy/Urethane Hybrids. 
  • Pratley Analytical
    Pratley Analytical is a new autonomous Micro Analysis Division in the Pratley Group. Its aim is to provide confidential and extremely reliable sample analysis with industry leading turn-around times in a customer friendly, interactive way. This division services the needs of South African mining, mineral exploration and general industry. 
  • Pratley Perlite Mining
    This affiliate company actively mines Perlite and Clinoptilolite (zeolite) at a unique deposit in South Africa. The ores are processed using exclusively developed proprietary technology to produce some remarkable eco-friendly and energy saving mineral based products for applications such as; ultra-lightweight concrete screeds, thermally insulating plasters, pollution-control, water treatment, swimming pool/pond filtration and farming. Clinoptilolite was also used to clean up the Chernobyl and Three Mile Island nuclear disasters.

Advanced R&D Capabilities and Facilities

"We have a Policy Statement that says, Pratley policy is to produce products that out-perform all other directly competing products on the world market. Every Pratley employee lives and breathes by this statement. It is the cornerstone of what we do." - Kim Pratley (CEO)