Fit for Purpose

Projects, Operations and Maintenance Services

We start, operate and maintain mines, processing plants and associated infrastructure throughout Africa.

  • We work anywhere in Africa - no place is too tough.
  • People are our passion - from no experience to qualified technicians, we uplift people.
  • Safety is our top priority - fit for purpose safety standards and culture that work.
  • Agility is our strength - we adapt and answer our clients' needs fast.
  • We strive for performance through continuous improvement.

Building a new mine or plant is easy. Starting, operating and maintaining your asset successfully is difficult.

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STELO is a Projects, Operations and Maintenance services company

Focusing on the start up and operational phases of Assets (fixed process plants, mobile plant incl rolling stock) in the Mining, Oil and Gas and Heavy Industrial Sectors. STELOs focus is Africa, yet we also support our clients in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and beyond. STELO is expanding steadily with companies in Mauritius, South Africa, France, Guinea and Angola.

If we operate mostly in Africa, we also acompany our clients internationally (Europe, Middle East…).

Our Services

STELO’s core business is engineering and maintenance services, in addition to which we offer other complimentary services to support our clients’ requirements.

STELO has 4 divisions, STELO Projects, STELO Operations, STELO Skills, STELO Systems.

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Project Management

Operational Readiness

Procurement Support

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Skills Development

Outsourced Maintenance

Maintenance Management

Maintenance Optimisation

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Project Managers

Project Control Engineers

Contracts Engineers

Construction Experts

Maintenance Specialists

QHSE Experts

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CMMS/ EAMS

Condition Monitoring

DMS

Our Philosophy

Constructing and Maintaining assets in Africa is usually very difficult, due to the remoteness of the assets, logistical challenges, limited supply base, skills shortages, complex in country compliance requirements, and the expectations of the local communities.

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STELO provides industrial asset management solutions seeking to optimize asset performance, reduce costs, and enhance operational efficiency. Some of these services include: Operational Readiness, Maintenance Management and -Improvement, Outsourced Maintenance, Skills Supply, and System Implementation.

Using mostly national labour, initially in combination with expert expat management skills, STELO introduces a fit for purpose Asset Management strategy based on best practices and made sustainable through upskilling of nationals through a structured and practical skills transfer and development process, supported through technology by off-site experts (Technical, Asset Management, Reliability, OEM, Engineering).

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STELO has developed a practical and effective Maintenance Management Framework and Implementation Methodology to improve plant performance in a sustainable way, culminating in an entrenched Asset Care and Performance culture of a strong national team.

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STELO’s Philosophy is centred around: a practical approach, right skills, developing people, effective teams, efficient implementation and problem solving, with a strong outcomes focus. We are not theorists but pragmatists, who know what works in remote locations.

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STELO benefits from a strong network of partners to ensure we can answer our clients’ needs with World Class services in Safety, Construction (CSMEIP), Asset Management, Training, Systems and Operational Excellence.

Our Mission

Our mission at Stelo group is to deliver exceptional industrial asset management solutions that optimize performance, enhance reliability, and ensure the longevity of critical assets in Africa ENABLING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF AFRICA AND SUPPORTING THE GLOBAL JUST ENERGY TRANSITION.

We strive to empower our clients with advanced technologies, data-driven insights, and expert knowledge to minimize downtime, maximize productivity, and drive operational excellence.

STELO is a ISO9001 certified Maintenance and Engineering services company, and member of the Institute of Asset Management (IAM), and the Southern African Asset Management Associations (SAAMA). STELO is run by experienced engineers, who understands what services and skills clients require over the different phases in the life on an Asset. STELO’s leadership and personnel have worked on large industrial installations in remote locations in Africa and understand how to optimise Asset performance using STELO’s fit for purpose systems and processes which were developed over numerous years.

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Our Values

Through our unwavering commitment to our vision, mission, and values, we aim to be the preferred partner for industrial asset management services in Africa, revolutionizing the way businesses operate and driving economic prosperity across the continent.

Excellence

We are committed to delivering excellence in everything we do, setting the highest standards for service quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction.

Continuous Improvement

We embrace a culture of continuous improvement, consistently striving to enhance our capabilities, processes, and technologies to stay ahead of industry trends and provide the best solutions.

Integrity

We uphold the utmost integrity in our operations, maintaining transparency, honesty, and ethical behaviour in all our interactions with clients, partners, and stakeholders.

Sustainability

We are committed to environmental sustainability, promoting responsible asset management practices that minimize waste, energy consumption, and environmental impact.

Collaboration

We believe in the power of collaboration and foster strong partnerships with our clients, employees, and industry experts to leverage collective knowledge and achieve exceptional results.

Empowerment

We empower our employees, clients, and partners by providing them with the necessary tools, resources, and training to succeed and contribute to the growth and development of Africa's industries.

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STELO has companies in Mauritius, South Africa, France, Guinea and Angola. Through an extensive partnership network STELO can operate in the whole of Africa and beyond. STELO is constantly expanding and will establish companies in other countries where required.

stelo presence

STELO has companies in Mauritius, South Africa, France, Guinea and Angola. Through an extensive partnership network STELO can operate in the whole of Africa and beyond. STELO is constantly expanding and will establish companies in other countries where required.

OUR WORK

Morila

Morila

Mali

Alteo

Alteo

France

Managem

Managem

Morocco

Kouroussa

Kouroussa

Guinea

Yanfolila

Yanfolila

Mali

Lobito Atlantic Rail

Lobito Atlantic Rail

Angola

SNIM

SNIM

Mauritania

RBM - RIO TINTO

RBM - RIO TINTO

Republic of South Africa

SYAMA - RESOLUTE

SYAMA - RESOLUTE

Mali