Established in 1968, PFERD South Africa has grown from modest beginnings into a major player in the abrasives industry in South Africa and the rest of Africa.
With its head office and manufacturing facility in Kempton Park, Gauteng, PFERD South Africa has expanded to include four additional sales and distribution offices throughout South Africa.
Today, PFERD is one of the leading brands for the development, production and distribution of tool solutions for surface preparation, finishing and cutting in various associated industries. With over 8 500 tools, PFERD is the ideal solution for every application and provides continuous support for all its products.
PFERD’s range of high-performance products offer maximum safety and comfort, while ensuring optimum cost-effectiveness. As a founding member of the Organisation for the Safety of Abrasives, PFERD is committed to providing premium product quality, safety and customer satisfaction. With its dedication to service excellence and technical expertise, all PFERD products are manufactured to achieve unsurpassed performance and superior process optimisation while maintaining overall cost efficiency.
PFERD South Africa has earned a good reputation and the respect of users over the past 50 years, which is mainly due to its unconditional quality promise and philosophy that “THERE IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR QUALITY AND SAFETY”.
With parent company August Rüggeberg based near Cologne, Germany, PFERD Group has 1 870 employees across its 25 subsidiaries worldwide, including 280 employees in South Africa, securing PFERD’s position as an internationally valued premium brand.
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