MENTEX & FLATEX Mentex and Flatex are manufactured in accordance with SANS 190-1
Most meshes can be made in 304 or 316 stainless steel.
Walkway Meshes From 4.5mm thick strand to 6.0mm thick strand
and from 6.5mm width to 10.0mm width

REVOLUTIONARY GRATING DESIGN                                                  engineered to carry loads with minimal dead weight, while maximising air flow and light penetration, is a world-renowned economical floor solution with aesthetic appeal. Mentis open-floor grating is manufactured to a quality standard, that delivers resilience and craftsmanship, which defines industry standards


is the ideal solution for fall prevention, pedestrian accessways, disabled accessibility to only name a few. The interlink component setup consisting of Stanchions, Bends, Closures and Tubes is perfect for easy installation on site or as a prefabricated welded unit for fast installation on site.



a general mesh available in comprehensive range of sizes, masses and thicknesses. A versatile product that can be bent, shaped to Radius, cut at an angle or notched, and will still maintain inherent rigidity. It can also be welded, formed, drawn or flared. Nowadays Expanded Metal is used for a multitude of industrial, decorative and other purposes.

Fibreglass Grating

can substitute steel grating in high corrosion areas where fire or chemical resistance is required or where a light weight substitute with load bearing capabilities would be ideal. FRP Grating can be used for walkways, platforms, trench covers, stairtreads or as a architectural feature.

Guardrail Road Barrier System

for roads are manufactured according to each countries specification requirements. Guardrails minimise vehicle accident damage and injury to third parties. Guardrails can also be used to protect valuable equipment inside and outside factories. Contact us for further technical requirements.

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About us

Metal International was established in January 2004 to supply a quality product to various industries, including but not limited to, construction, engineering, mining, oil & gas, automotive and industrial markets.

We are suppliers of Mentis Grating, Expanded Metal, Handrail Systems, Guardrail Systems (Road Restraint Systems), Expanded Metal Building Products and accessories that compliment all these products.

Our products are available in various material types such as Mild Steel, Stainless Steel, Aluminium, Fibreglass and non-ferrous materials.

Our products are available in various finishes including black, galvanised and painted.


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International reach

Metal International supplies globally and we specialise in managing the supply chain from manufacturing through to logistics.

Our manufacturing and sourcing capability consists of 3 regions: South Africa, Australia/NZ and China making us adaptable to supply to any region’s specification. These manufacturing locations are ISO certified. We also have full grating and handrailing detailing capability. Whether your requirements are for Stock items or Made-to-Order items we will be able to assist.

Metal International Limited is a subsidiary of the A2G Group and has been collaborating with the Mentis Group for many years.

The A2G Group is an international trading house facilitating international trade through various trade specific, wholly owned subsidiaries and, together with its global business affiliates, has access to amongst others, trade and other finance facilities.

  • Stock Panels
  • Platforms
  • Walkways
  • Trench Covers and Stairtreads
  • Decorative Purposes
  • Various material types available
  • Safety Product
  • Easy On-site installation
  • Industrial or Residential application
  • Available in various materials
  • UV Resistance
  • Chemical Resistance
  • Alternative to Steel Grating, Hand railing or structural elements
  • Grit or Smooth Finish for grating
  • Stock Sheets
  • Safety and Security
  • Walkways
  • Decorative Purposes
  • Versatile Product
  • Various material types available
  • Road Restraint System
  • Parking Areas
  • Industrial or Residential application
  • EU and US specifications
  • Industrial or Residential application
  • Assists with Plastering requirements
  • Strengthening older structures
  • Wide variety of products
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Partnered for Growth

The A2G Group has expertise and experience in international trade across a wide range of countries and industries, in particular experience of doing business in Africa with access to a large international network of trading partners and customers for the offset of goods and services, suppliers, professional, logistical and other service providers through which it is capable of supporting and developing international trade and business.

Continual research, development and innovation

has led to us being recognised as a leader in the engineering industry

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Do not hesitate to contact us with any requirements you might have and see how we can be of assistance to you in your next project.


You are only as strong as the weakest link in the chain, let us assist by reducing one of those links.

Postal address: Unit 3A, 3rd Floor, Standard Chartered Tower, 19 Cybercity, Ebene 72201, Mauritius

Pty Ltd: ABN 11 119 159 741

Phone: +27 01000 16350

Email: info@metal-international.net

Global Sales Representative: Quintin van Jaarsveldt

Mobile: +971 50 756 6843

Email: quintin@metal-international.net