WE supply the following locations around Pietermaritzburg
3213, Ashburton
Bisley, Pietermaritzburg, 3203
Chase Valley, Pietermaritzburg, 3231
3254, Copesville, Pietermaritzburg
Edendale, Pietermaritzburg, 3217
Hayfields, Pietermaritzburg, 3200
3245, Hilton
Lynnfield Park, Ashburton, 3213

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Steel & Pipe Trading will deliver steel products all around Pietermaritzburg, from Mkondeni to Hilton, from Bombay Heights to Bisley and Chase Valley to Scottsville. Give us a call. We are based in Greyling Street and have a huge range of steel bars, steel pipes, steel sheeting and roofing. We ar...

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Visit Steel & Pipe Trading in Greyling Street, Pietermaritzburg. We are steel suppliers for PMB and surrounding areas and will deliver tubes, bars, sheeting and other steel related supplies. We are waiting for your call.

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We deliver steel tubes in areas around Pietermaritzburg.

10-Mar-2019 – 17-Mar-2019

Pietermaritzburg supplier of steel tubes.
Call us on 033 394 9567
Visit Steel and Pipe Trading in Greyling Street, PMB

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Steel and Pipe Trading deliver in the greater PMB area free of charge subject to a minimum order size. Give us a call call or pay us a visit at 368 Greyling Street, PMB.

Stockists and distributers of the following steel products. Square bar, round bar and flat bar, stock steel tubing - rectangul...

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3 months ago
Very helpful and friendly
- Frans D
2 years ago
Steel and Pipe Trading were easy to find in Pietermaritzburg and have a wide selection of steel products. Friendly and helpful staff who showed me what is available. Amazed to find out that they have been around since the early 90's. Their selection of steel bars and tubing is impressive in square, round and rectangular. I was interested in the Chromadek sheets they stock for roofing. Worth visiting if you are looking for anything steel related.
- Stephen F
4 months ago
Excellent service
- Michael M

Stockists of steel in Pietermaritzburg

Steel & Pipe Trading have serviced the steel industry of Pietermaritzburg and outlying areas for the past 28 years and continue to provide a wide and comprehensive range of steel products. Our business related to steel offers delivery as a business service to our customers.

PMB Steel supplier of

  • round tubing
  • square tubing
  • rectangular tubing
  • cold rolled sheets
  • hot rolled sheets
  • galvanised sheets
  • round bar
  • square bar
  • y-bar
  • flats
  • lip channels
  • angles
  • IBR & corrugated sheeting
  • palisade fencing
  • reinforcing cut & bend
  • cut and bend facilities
  • Hardware & accessories
  • Chromadek


At Steel & Pipe Trading we stock structural tubing in round, rectangular and square shapes. Structural tubing is a hollow section usually constructed from hot rolled metal coils. The coils are slit to the proper width for the section being manufactured and then formed into the final shape needed. Once the size is formed and the seams are welded together the tube is cut to the desired length to make a single piece of tubing.

Steel piping and tubing have a variety of uses in the automotive, plumbing, scaffolding, construction and manufacturing industries around Pietermaritzburg. Structural hollow sections are especially used in construction as they resist buckling loads more effectively than solid sections and have a high strength-to-mass ratio, bend strength and twisting stiffness. 

Types of tubing and pipe

Steel square tubing
Steel rectangular tubing

Rectangular tubing, are commonly used in welded steel frames where members experience loading in multiple directions. Square and circular tubing have very efficient shapes for this multiple-axis loading as they have uniform geometry along two or more cross-sectional axes, and thus uniform strength characteristics. This makes them good choices for columns. They also have excellent resistance to torsion. Tubing, which Steel and Pipe Trading stock, can also be used for beams as these have superior resistance to lateral torsional buckling. The flat square surfaces of rectangular tubing can ease construction, and they are often preferred for architectural aesthetics in exposed structures Square tubing is made the same way as pipe. During the manufacturing process flat steel plate is gradually changed in shape to become round where the edges are presented ready to weld. The edges are then welded together to form the “mother tube”. During the manufacturing process the mother tube goes through a series of shaping stands which form the round hollow tubing (mother tube) and then into the final square or rectangular shape. 


We are suppliers of Chromadek which has a top coat paint system, specifically developed for the harsh African summer sun

Chromadek® has the following distinct advantages:
  • Improved edge protection
  • Less likely to crack which can lead to corrosion issues
  • All Chromadek® and Chromadek Ultim® material is branded and at Steel & Pipe Trading we only deal in the branded roofing product
  • Chromadek® is the registered trademark for the range of organic coated steels manufactured in South Africa.
  • When you choose Chromadek®, as our customer you can be certain that the roofing has been comprehensively tested and evaluated with full technical back-up.


Steel bar can be used for a wide range of applications, making it a cost-effective material solution for all types of commercial and industrial products. Steel Bar Types Steel and Pipe Trading in Pietermaritzburg stocks steel bar in a variety of shapes/profiles, making it easy to find the right option for the project you need it for. Our stock includes: Round Steel Bar Rectangular Steel Bar Square Steel Bar

Round steel bar

This round steel bar product has a smooth surface finish. Mild steel round bars can be drilled, cut and welded to suit a huge number of applications and we supply products to clients in a huge variety of industries.. This product is ideally suited for bending, crimping, riveting and cold forming..  Certain steel round bar also displays excellent welding characteristics with excellent toughness, good ductility and wear resistance.  

Round Steel Bar Applications
Steel round bar is used in a wide range of industrial applications, general fabrication, industrial maintenance, farming applications, transport equipment, foundation work, ironmongery, security and construction sites

Rectangular Steel Bar
This steel bar product has a smooth surface finish is machinable and has very good mechanical properties. It is easy to weld, form, cut and machine. This product is perfectly suitable for bending and cold forming.

Steel square bar Mild Steel Square Bars are used in the building and fencing industry and a wide range of applications. With its high strength and versatility it can be drilled, welded and cut to suit your requirements.

Steel Flat Bar
Steel and Pipe Trading in PMB stock a broad range of steel bars with a width of 200 mm or less and thicker than 5 mm. Square and round bar are typically used to support light structures, while flat bar is usually used in fabrication.
We sell mild steel flat bar used for all applications including trellis doors, burglar proofing, grating, and engineering applications.


We stock a range of angle iron, also known as L-shaped at 90 degree angles. These are steel bars in the shape of an angle with equal or unequal sides. They are formed by bending a single piece of steel. Its 90° angled shape adds an abundance of strength and rigidity to numerous projects. This product is also easy to weld, cut, form and machine.These angles are used in a number of industries as braces to reinforce structures from the outside by increasing overall stress tolerance. Framing is the most common use for steel angles but may also be used in sets of two or four to form the main parts of a building framework. Also used for brackets, trim and reinforcements. The larger the angle, the more weight and stress it can cope with.


Our stock in PMB includes a broad range of steel channels. Channels are constructed using a vertical web and top and bottom horizontal flanges with inside radius corners and is available in a variety of sizes and thicknesses. Channels are typically used as structural support along building frames for added reinforcement. They can be used for frames and braces machinery, vehicles, buildings and structural support applications. Use them for carports as support beams and in truck and trailer body building for reinforcement. Channels are also used in roof structures as trusses.


We can supply both Cold Reduced Sheets and Hot Rolled Sheets in various sizes to suit your commercial or domestic requirements.

Hot Rolled Steel Sheets
are the most economical steel sheets available for a wide variety of applications. Hot rolled sheets are produced at higher temperatures on rolling mills and generates a material that is resistant to work hardening and exhibits lower levels of deformation residual stress.  Hot-rolling may leave surface imperfections such as scale or pits which require additional finishing for a smooth surface. Products manufactured using hot rolled sheet include structural parts such as I-beams and H-beams, rails, stampings, automotive and equipment components.

These are easy to weld, form and drill, and have a slight grainy surface. HR Steel Sheet uses include: automotive panels, tool boxes, hoppers, drip pans, fuel tanks, trailer siding & roofing

Cold Rolled Steel Sheets
are rolled to a close thickness tolerance and possess a fine, smooth surface which can be painted . CRS Steel Sheets are easy to weld, form, drill. Parts that require crimping, bending, swaging and other types of cold forming are typically cold rolled. CRS Steel Sheet can be used for engineered products that require tight tolerances and coated surfaces: automotive and aircraft components, appliance industries, building frames, machinery parts, tool boxes, office furniture, tubing industries, hoppers, drip pans, fuel tanks, trailer siding    

Pietermaritzburg is the capital and second largest city of KwaZulu-Natal. It was founded in 1838 and is known as Maritzburg, and abbreviated to PMB. The University of KwaZulu-Natal is the main educational institution. The city hall, which is the largest red-brick building in the Southern Hemisphere, was destroyed by fire in 1895, but was rebuilt in 1901. It houses the largest pipe organ.

The famous Comrades Marathon down run starts in PMB and the owner of Steel and Pipe Trading, Colin Goosen has run the Comrades many times and has a gold medal to his name and 20 silver medals.

Greyling Street, where Steel and Pipe Trading is situated  is not far from the Liberty Midlands Mall and the Pietermaritzburg Airport PZB is a 15 minute drive from us.

Directions From Pietermaritzburg Airport to the location of Steel and Pipe Trading cc 
Pietermaritzburg Airport PZB
2 Pharazyn Way, Oribi Village, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
Head west on Pharazyn Way
300 m
Turn right onto Oribi Rd
2.1 km
Continue onto King Edward Ave
1.4 km
Turn left onto New England Rd/R56
400 m
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Surrey Rd
400 m
Continue onto Boshoff St
2.4 km
Turn right onto Greyling St
 Destination will be on the right
54 m
368 Greyling St, Pietermaritzburg, 3201

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Mon:7:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Tue:7:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Wed:7:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Thu:7:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Fri:7:00 AM – 2:00 PM
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