Truck mounted road sweepers &

High speed Runway sweepers

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 Shanela Environmental Management (Pty) Ltd

Shanela Environmental Management (Pty) Ltd is an accredited Level 3 B-BBEE Company established in 1997. Based in Durban, Kwazulu Natal we are also providers of precinct sweeping and local/sub Saharan sales of the Roots Road Sweepers.

We are now partnered with the first company to manufacture truck mounted road sweepers in Southern Africa with the manufacturing base in Cape Town. We also provide a high speed Runway sweeper and can deliver to any customer in sub Saharan Africa. We provide specialist training and/or accreditation for operators of these sweepers.

Our company is 74% black owned with our staff trust holding a 25% share in the company. Our focus is on the supply of Road Sweepers and we also offer sweeping of smaller precincts on a manual basis.

Road Sweeper Sales

Operator Training

Operator Accreditation

Road Sweeping Services

Our machines can pick up anything, from wet newspaper to bricks and anything in between


Current and previous customers include

City of Tshwane Waste Management, City of Cape Town, Durban Solid Waste, Sasol Synfuels SA, Shanduka Coal SA, Maersk Shipping (Angola), Urban Improvement Precinct Company Durban and numerous smaller private companies


The Roots range of Road Sweepers is available in two formats, namely the RSR6000E and the RSR6000E Hi Speed Runway Sweeper. Our sweepers are custom built and assembled in Cape Town on a locally manufactured Isuzu 800 truck chassis. Our sweepers are Regenerative Air sweepers and do not have cumbersome main brooms.
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