With a vision to become the premier supplier of metal roofing and allied building solutions in Africa, Safintra manufactures and supplies a wide range of roofing products and building accessories. Originally established as a Steelbase in 1968, it was taken over in 2005 by Safal Group and a local investor, and was named Safintra in 2007.
Offering a wide range of steel products suitable for every need, Safintra has a factory and head office at Makata Industrial Area, Blantyre and in order to cater for the growing requirements in Lilongwe and the North, it has opened up a new factory and office in Lilongwe also.
Safintra, a successful division of the Safal Group of Africa, is the sole producer of Aluminium Zinc coated steel in Africa. Aluminium Zinc coating for steel is the most advanced coating that fortifies steel against corrosion, offering excellent thermal efficiency and enhanced service life. The entire gamut of products comes with an assurance of the best quality and state of the art design and technology.
Safintra is a leading manufacturer of corrugated roof sheeting and IBR profiles in Malawi, with the widest range of roofing sheets and allied building products. Using the most sophisticated equipment and cutting edge technology, Safintra has succeeded in innovation on a large scale and brought out a range of steel products that make it easy to customize any design specification.
Safintra Malawi continues to grow from strength to strength, combining the best technology and design. It has several brands to its credit, namely Corrugated, Versatile, Romantile, Lifestiles, Widedek, IBR, Versatile, & Colorzas.
Steel makes a smart choice for roofing and building material since it makes the façade of any building look stylish and smart, also lending it an air of strength. It is also cost-effective and fire resistant. It is a low-maintenance, weather-resistant and durable material and almost completely recyclable. Combining these merits with its technological prowess, Safintra has added versatility and customization to it, making it the most preferred material by builders for all their needs.