Thorburn Security Solutions is an industry leading Security Services Provider that offers integrated, intelligence-driven safety and security solutions through an advanced risk mitigation approach.


Our wide range of products and services transform traditional security services into intelligence-driven operations that add value for our customers.


Thorburn Security Solutions is an industry-leading Security Services Provider which offers intelligence-driven security solutions through an integrated risk reducing approach.



Thorburn Spreads the Warmth in eMalahleni

Thorburn took the annual Winter Warmer Blanket Drive to the greater eMalahleni area, where we donated much needed blankets to the ISIPHO SENKOSI CENTRE FOR THE DISABLED in the Lynville Township. The Centre accommodates disabled children from babies, right up to the age of 18. The owner and her helpers take care of 30 disabled […]

Winter Warmth on Mandela Day

The Microchip/Thorburn JV distributed blankets to the elderly in the greater Postmasburg Community in the Northern Cape yesterday, to coincide with Mandela Day.  As the service provider to Kolomela Mine in the area, we felt it fitting to select a local community recommended by the Mine.  The fur pile blankets will bring warmth to many […]

Annual Winter Warmer Project

Every year, when the cold takes hold of the early mornings and the darkness descends earlier in the evenings, we embark on our annual blanket drive to add a little warmth to needy communities.  This year we kicked off the project by donating blankets to the Dalpark Community Church in Brakpan, for the victims of […]

Internal Promotion – John van Wyk

MEET JOHN ERROL VAN WYK – PROMOTED TO REGIONAL MANAGER (SOUTHERN REGION)   John’s career in the private security industry started 30 years ago in 1988, after serving in the Military (Full Corporal).  With his first job in the private sector being that of a probationer (no rank), his commitment and passion soon saw him […]

Crime Prevention in the Workplace

Most crime can be reduced or stopped simply by reducing the opportunity for it. Most criminals ‘case the joint’ before they commit a theft. If they feel there’s an opportunity for theft, and the chance is good that they can get away with it, they’ll likely commit the crime. It is everybody’s responsibility to be […]

Monthly Donation to Tirelong School

As part of our Corporate Social Responsibility, Thorburn provides a much needed monthly nutrition package to the Tirelong School in the greater Rustenburg area. For the past 3 years we have been ensuring that the matric students in particular, are well-nourished in preparation for their final exams and always receive such a warm welcome from […]

Thorburn opens a new branch on the West Coast

Thorburn Security Solutions opens a new branch in Saldanha Bay, ahead of the anticipated R3 billon Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone development (IDZ). This investment includes five international investors, with the rest being local South African companies. According to the Department of Trade and Industry, the investments will be in a variety of fabrication workshops for […]

Thorburn is Gold

Through the independent verification by the Security Association of South Africa (SASA), Thorburn Security Solutions once again meets industry compliance requirements and is again recognised as a Gold Class Member. Thorburn is one of a select few that have been independently vetted by SASA to qualify for gold membership by complying with the following statutory […]

Leaders in Crime Intelligence

At Thorburn we believe that intelligence-driven security solutions are what the market calls for.  Being in a position to predict risk and proactively implement counter-measures to prevent loss adds enormous value to businesses in South Africa today.  Who wouldn’t like the advantage of fore-knowledge and awareness of situations which pose risk ?  We offer a top-notch […]

Special Operations

Thorburn’s SPECIAL OPERATIONS UNIT is a great success, adding much value to customers, especially in (but not limited to) the mining environment. Read more  

Thorburn in the Finweek Magazine

Read about Thorburn Security Solutions on Page 61 of the latest edition of the Finweek Property magazine.    

Thorburn and Renewable Energy Expertise

Did you know that Thorburn Security Solutions has been protecting renewable energy facilities since the early 2000’s?  We understand the vital role which energy management plays, and the important interplay between various parties to support the secure production of energy.    We strive to bridge the gap between theoretical renewable energy security strategies, emerging security as […]

Watch our new corporate video!

In December 2018, our holding company, Tsebo Solutions, launched its fresh new brand identity.  Take a look at the new corporate video and let us know what you think. Watch here

Thorburn Honours National Police Day

Thorburn security & Watercrest Mall celebrate National Police Day with Hillcrest SAPS, by sprucing up their station. Watercrest Mall, Fedics, Thorburn Security and SACCW have put their weight behind the project. The CPF began Saturday by painting the prisoner holding cells, cleaned up the garden and repaired the gate to the station. King said the CPF […]

“Back-to-Basics” Refresher Training

In recent months, Thorburn has placed a renewed focus on Back-to-Basics operational refresher courses through training, mentorship and operational initiatives. The initiative kicked off in Gauteng and rolled out as countrywide “Thorburn Operations LITE” training course.  The course has provided the senior management team with a valuable overview and insight into further intense training requirements. […]

Thorburner Newsletter

Our bi-annual newsletter, the Christmas edition, is out.  We love to share our highlights and news with you! Read more

Holiday safety tips

Silly Season is in full swing.  Make sure that keep your near and dear, and your property safe this holiday.  Here are a couple of pointers. Read more

Support for the Derdepoort Feeding Scheme

The Derdepoort Primary School (a non-profit organisation) has been operating a nutrition project for years now, helping scholars from a disadvantaged community in Pretoria. Many of the students are from a nearby Children’s Home. The School provides breakfast and lunch to 100 students. Thorburn has been a donor to this worthy cause for many years. […]

Thorburn Annual Winter Warmer

Each year when the summer months have faded, Thorburn embarks on a winter warmer project, providing blankets to needy communities surrounding our areas of operation.  This past winter we donated 350 blankets to disadvantaged communities in the Northern Cape, Central Gauteng, Sasolburg, North West, and the Limpopo Province.

Tsebo Solutions Group rebrands

Our holding company, Tsebo Solutions, has just launched its new logo.  The fresh new look is the result on intense market research and positions the Group for future growth.    

Donation – Tirelong School

Donation – Tirelong School – we donate monthly groceries and toiletries to the Matriculants from a disadvantaged community in the greater Rustenburg area, who live at the school. Thorburn also provided the school with a once-off amount of R25,000 with which to do refurbishments to improve the hostel. Every year, we provide the top performing […]

Thorburn in the New Age

With the advance of modern technology, the demands on security service providers are changing to a far more digitised service provision.  Thorburn Security Solutions has always been an industry leader, a trend setter, and certainly doesn’t disappoint with the fresh new age approach. Read more      

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