Swagefast first entered the South African market in 1994. Since then, we have built up our reputation on delivering quick response and reliable service which is backed by value-added after-sales support.
Swagefast is a leading supplier of complete Fastening Systems, including a range of Standard, Specialised-and-Industrial Fasteners, Bearings, Belting, Swagelok® Products, Swagebolt Pins-and-Collars, Installation Equipment and Spare Parts, as well as specialized fasteners designed to customer specifications.
We are classified under the Manufacturing/Wholesaler sector and we supply to the Mining, Engineering, Transportation, Railway, Aviation, Construction, Petrochemical and Energy Sectors.
In the manufacture of Equipment for Surface-and Underground Mining applications and Coal preparation plants, the Swagefast Installation System provides a high strength, vibration resistant fastening solution that reduces downtime and improves safety standards by removing sheet gap and maintaining tension over time.
The Swagefast name represents advanced technology in the supply of Fasteners for use in long-term developments. Our products are designed to increase productivity, reduce downtime and improve safety standards in complex mining applications where structural integrity is critical. This enables our clients to minimise risk and provide overall value and efficiency in operational performance.
More than three decades of experience working with Developers, Manufacturers and OEM’s in the power generation sector has positioned Swagefast as the premier supplier of specialised Fastening Systems and specialty fasteners. We pride ourselves in offering certified product integrity for reliable structural joints and service excellence that ensures peace of mind.
The Swagefast Fastening System offers high performance and quick installation, making it ideal for use in power plants as well as other applications in the energy sector where reliability requirements and the cost of failure or downtime are extremely high.
Engineers and manufacturers need suppliers whom they can depend on to help them meet demands while dealing with the complex challenges of rising customer expectations, lower- cost competitors and stringent quality requirements. Swagefast collaborates with engineers to devise a full-service solution, incorporating our range of quality structural fasteners and fastening components that add increased overall value to help achieve operational excellence.
Swagefast Fasteners allow for the manufacture of highly engineered products for the toughest applications in a variety of industries, including the building and construction sectors. All of our critical fasteners and components are designed to match customer needs for the production of products that are free of rattles, less susceptible to failures and leaks, and have rigid and minimal maintenance joints.
Through the continuous pursuit of uncompromising innovation, quality and refinement, Swagefast has become synonymous with economical fastening technology for the petrochemicals sector. Our product solutions have been developed to reduce risk and improve safety in corrosive and harsh environments, thereby improving performance, productivity and profitability.
Swagefast supports the growing renewable energy sector in South Africa by supplying Swagebolt Pins & Collars to manufacturers of large-scale Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) and Solar Photovoltaic (PV) systems.
As solar technology becomes widely adopted as a viable energy investment, the production of solar plants requires an innovative fastening solution that ensures high speed assembly, resistance to vibration, consistent high clamp and tamper-proof joints. The Swagefast Fastening System offers a highly vibration resistant joint owing to its unique design in which the collar is swaged into the annular locking grooves of the Swagebolt – ensuring a permanent joint.
Swagefast’s rail Fastening Systems’, include a range of standard and custom fasteners, nuts and bolts are designed with proper clamp, vibration resistance and fatigue life in mind to ensure reduced maintenance and greater track integrity in rail infrastructure applications.
For years, we have worked with the railway industry to meet the stringent quality, safety and performance demands of heavy-duty applications. As a result, uncompromised quality and reliable delivery are an integral part of the way we provide the service you expect.
With over 80 years of combined experience, we have established ourselves in the field of railway technology – offering customer confidence with performance proven products.
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