Sanitech was founded in the early 1980’s as the first portable toilet hire company in South Africa to supply sanitation facilities to areas in which no sanitation infrastructure existed. Today, Sanitech’s Toilet Hire division has over 20 branches nationwide and 8 branches in Africa (Botswana, Swaziland, Zambia and Namibia) and has the largest rental fleet in the country with over 25,000 units and 200 vehicles.
As an operating division within Waco Africa Pty Ltd, Sanitech is a Level 3 BBBEE contributor with a BEE supplier recognition return of 125%.
Bopa Moruo, a 100% black owned South African private equity, holds a 25,1% shareholding in Waco Africa.
At the core of Bopa Moruo’s investment approach is a strong emphasis on fundamental value-oriented investment principles, applied with private equity investment management disciplines, to find, build and grow great businesses.
Commitment to sustainability
Corporate Social Investment
WACO Africa strives to add value in a number of social iInvestment programmes.
Our Environmental Policies are strictly adhered to and we have achieved OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 accreditation. In a recent assessment from SASOL we achieved a 82% safety rating, enabling us to conduct work on petrochemical plants. This is a testament to our commitment to health and safety .
Health and Safety
Sanitech’s world-class EH&S management system is driven by Waco International Corporate Standards and helps to meet health and safety responsibilities by protecting their most valuable resources – employees, customers, communities and the environment that sustains us all.
Innovations and New Products
ISanitech is committed to find the best available products. Inventory is purchased from both local and international suppliers. Being part of the Waco International group, we are able to access the latest innovative technologies and designs from around the world. We continue to invest heavily on upgrading our range and fleet and recently acquired an additional 60 state of the art mobile trailers from the US to upgrade the special event fleet.