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Libra-Plant improves efficiency, productivity and safety for customers, with over 40 years’ experience in leading vertical access solutions.

We are the exclusive distributors of Alimak in South Africa, offering 40 different vertical access products, including a range of class-leading rack-and-pinion solutions.

From grain silos to high-rise construction, mines to offshore platforms, no job site is too high, deep, complex or hostile for our equipment.

  • Products tailored to the African market
    • Ease of use & installation
    • Modular designs
  • Versatile & flexible solutions for any application & industry
  • Fast turnaround times
  • Certified equipment & processes
  • Renowned quality & reliability

We deliver complete solutions across Southern Africa, from design to installation and maintenance, helping you move people, goods and materials quickly, safely and efficiently.

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    We are a complete vertical access solution provider, from design and installation to maintenance, refurbishment, operator training, services, dismantling and everything in-between. With a professional fleet of trucks and mobile cranes, we manage the transportation of your purchase or rental, ensuring prompt and efficient service.

    From our world-class facilities in Johannesburg, we deliver a comprehensive range of tailored products & services across Southern Africa, with 24/7 after-sales support. Our qualified and experienced engineers, electricians and technicians make sure that your vertical access solution is running safely, smoothly and productively, wherever you are!


    • Construction hoists
    • Industrial lifts (indoor & outdoor)
    • Transport platforms & material hoists
    • Mast climbing work platforms
    • Logistics & warehouse lifts
    • Offshore & marine lifts


    You can rely on Libra-Plant for round-the-clock after-sales support, helping ensure your lifting equipment provides high performance. Only genuine spare parts are used in our upkeep of your equipment.

    We ensure leading global safety & efficiency standards, boasting a host of certifications.


    Libra-Plant is the proud sole distributor of Swedish company, Alimak, in Southern Africa.

    Alimak is a global leader with over 70 years of experience in the design and manufacture of safe, reliable and durable rack-and-pinion vertical access solutions for industrial and construction industries.

    • Deliver optimal performance in the most challenging conditions
    • Ideal for use in industrial applications
    • Easy-to-use, simple design delivers cost- & space efficiency
    • Reliable, durable & certified safe