About Us

Today D&D Industrial is run by the dynamic partnership of Terry O’Kelly and John Yorke.

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Founded in 1906, DOWSON & DOBSON INDUSTRIAL has been associated with high quality products and excellent service since the original company was started in the Cape by RM Dowson in 1906.

He was joined in 1920 by Dr JH Dobson, a well known engineer at the time.

D&D Industrial Founders

Dr JH Dobson
RM Dowson

Operating throughout South Africa from offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Richards Bay and Port Elizabeth, the company strives to continue this tradition into the future.

Directors of D&D Industrial Today

John Yorke
Terry O’ Kelly

Today the company supplies products to customers throughout the continent of Africa. Our products are distributed via distributors and directly to customers in Swaziland, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Nigeria, Angola, Mauritius, the DRC and others.

Mission Statement

We will achieve superior customer service and increase profitability in the interest of all the stakeholders through continuous product innovation, training, research, communication and team work.

Dowson & Dobson Industrial : a leading industrial supplier in South Africa and to other countries on the African continent.