Building on Trust

Earthmoving & Plant Hire


We specialise in any sort of earthmoving, this includes the building of dams, bush clearing, road building, leveling land, laying pipes and transport of heavy equipment.

Plant Hire

We offer a wide variety including excavators, dozers, dumpers, graders, tow tractors, self loading dam scrapers, open bowl dam scrapers, water bowzers and so many others!

Established 1979 by John Schmitt

Schmitt Earthmoving originally started at 1979 and was run  and owned by John Schmitt.

In 2017 John-Henry Schmitt joined the business and is now a partner in the family business .

Throughout the years Schmitt Earthmoving has worked country wide, providing earth works across South Africa.

With more than 40 years in the earth moving business, we’re certain that we’re the solution you’re looking for!

We offer a wide variety of excavators and dozers, allowing us to do any kind of earth work. With Schmitt Earthmoving, the job gets done the right way!

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    Welcome to Constron!

    At Schmitt Earthmoving we are prepared to tackle any task, no matter the size or scale!

    From Earthmoving to Plant Hire, we have everything prepared and ready for the job.

    Some of Our Earth Work Solutions

    All our services are available country wide throughout South Africa. Although we are based
    in Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, we are able to provide our services country wide

    Building of Dams

    We specialise in dam building, making what might seem like the impossible become a reality.

    Bush Clearing

    Have some unnecessary bushes blocking or in the way? Let's clear that up for you, no hassle, no problem.

    Road Construction

    Let us lead the way with your road building project. We'd love to be on this journey along with you.

    Leveling of Land

    Our earthmoving equipment can level any terrain, and with our level heads it's never been easier.

    Pipe Laying

    What might seem like a tricky job, Schmitt Earthmoving does with ease. Laying of pipes does not get any simpler.

    Transport of Heavy Equipment

    Need help moving? We'd be happy to help with transporting your heavy equipment for you.

    Our Projects

    Take a look at some snapshots from our recent projects!

    Our Family Operated Earthmoving and Plant Hire Services can
    handle any project, we'll suprise you with our Earth Work expertise

    John-Henry Schmitt

    Got an Incredible Project Right Now?

    We’d love to get involved, no project is to ambitious for the Schmitt’s

    About us

    Schmitt Earthmoving – We Move Earth

    Since 1979 we have been providing South Africa and especially the Garden Route area with our earthmoving and plant hire services.

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