Canvas and Tent has been the largest supplier of canvas and PVC products to the South African Defence Force since the early 1970's.
Mess tents, personnel tents and medical tents
Canvas and Tent is a preferred supplier to the United Nations and other NGO's and is registered with many divisions such as WHO, UNICHEF,UNDP etc. We have participated in disaster relief supplies in South Africa, Turkey, Kosovo, DRC, Congo, Angola, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabawe, Swaziland, Botswana and Namibia. Our products include mess tents, personnel tents and medical tents.
Our marquee-style mess tents come in 5m x 5m and 5m x 10m sizes. The mess tents feature a free-standing canvas roof with mosquito trim detachable walls, steel wall poles and centre poles with steel bracing lines. Optional extras include PVC and HDPE groundsheets.
Our Savannah shelters measure 20ft by 26ft and are 10ft high, and feature easilly erectable glavnized steel frames. Fully waterproof and weather resistant, the Savannah shelter can be used for a number of roles, including storage, WC facilities and offices. The Savannah shelter is fully modular.
With 600 square metres of floor space, our helicopter shelters can protect grounded helicopters from the elements. The helicopter shelter is fully ISO compliant.
Our medical tents come in a standard size of 5m x 8.4m, with an apex height of 3.1m and an eave height of 1.8m. They feature a 5x5 Modular frame assembly (galvanized) and a single PVC roof. The tents incorporate an olive outer sheet and a white inner sheet, with detachable doors and walls with mosquito gauze and clear PVC floors. Optional extras include curtain screens to form three consulting rooms or four single wards.
About Canvas and Tent
Canvas and Tent is a world leader in the manufacture of canvas-related products. Established over 30 years ago, our clientele includes the military, humanitarian organizations, game reserves, safari destinations and adventurers. Located in Ladysmith at the foothills of South Africa's Drakensberg mountains, Canvas and Tent's factory employs people from the local region.
In our efforts to meet and exceed tolerance levels prescribed by the military we set new standards in the quality of canvas tent manufacturing. Our laboratory continues to research new and improved methods for curing, treating, laminating and strengthening canvas, enabling us to improve existing products and introduce new products with regularity, always adding value.
Whether it's a custom designed tented safari camp in the heart of the African bush, a mess tent designed for military usage in the desert or a fold-up bush shower, or any other canvas and PVC product, discerning users the world over prefer a Canvas and Tent brand every time!
Canvas and Tent
11 Yellow Street
Ezakheni Industrial Estate
Tel: 0027 36 634 1902
Fax: 0027 36 634 1573