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Company Profiles

Centurion Systems

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     20th November 2009 Centurion Systems is a Johannesburg-based manufacturer of access automation and security-related products, including gate automation products, such as motors and remote controls; boom pole traffic barriers; intercom systems; garage door openers; and proximity access control systems. 

MSA Africa

6th November 2009 MSA Corporation is a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that include self-contained breathing apparatus, gas masks, gas detection instruments, head protection gear, respirators and thermal imaging cameras.  

Geecom Air Pollution Control Systems

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     30th October 2009 Gauteng-based Geecom Air Pollution Control Systems is a totally local operation, and its two factories in Honeydew, north of Johannesburg, undertake extensive research and development, besides manufacturing electrical and mechanical elements for use in electrostatic precipitators as well as othe... 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     23rd October 2009 Geecom Air Pollution Control Systems, of Gauteng, has been in operation since 1984, and its activities include the engineering, design, manufacture, supply, installation, commissioning and maintenance of air-pollution control equipment. 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     11th September 2009 Welding, cutting and gas products giant African Oxygen Limited (Afrox) operates a helium facility from its Germiston operations centre, based in Germiston, east of Johannesburg. 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     4th September 2009 East Rand-based corrosion protection, epoxy flooring, concrete repair and waterproofing company Verni reports that it is “fortunate to have a substantial order book in these tuff times”. 

Outsource Packaging

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     21st August 2009 Outsource Packaging, which has been in operation since 1999, is a packaging specialist whose product range includes industrial crating and packaging, industrial pallets and skids, and container packing. 

Weir Warman Africa

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     17th July 2009 Weir Warman Africa is a specialist in delivering and supporting slurry pumps, mine dewatering pumps, valves and wear-resistant mill linings for mining and mineral processing applications, the power sector and general industry. 

CNC Systems

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     10th July 2009 CNC Systems, a KwaZulu-Natal-based company that has been in operation since 1985, is involved in the design and manufacture of plasma, oxyfuel and waterjet machines and automotive systems. 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     12th June 2009 The Afrox welding consumables factory, in Brits, about 30 km west of Pretoria, manufactures carbon-steel MIG wire and welding electrodes. 

Booyco Engineering

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     5th June 2009 Booyco Engineering, of Gauteng, is involved in the design, engineering and manufacture of customised and standard heating, ventilation and air-conditioning equipment and specialised air-handling systems for applications ranging from mining and military to railways, materials handling and the... 

Ainsworth Engineering

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     29th May 2009 Ainsworth Engineering, of Gauteng, is a manufacturer of valves. 

Ithuba Valves & Industrial Supplies

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     22nd May 2009 East Rand-based Ithuba Valves & Industrial Supplies, a black-controlled company that has been in operation since 2000, is involved in the manufacture and refurbishment of waterworks valves. 

Tank Ends

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     15th May 2009 Gauteng-based Tank Ends is involved in the spinning and forming of ‘heads’ (also called dished ends) for the engineering industry. These are used in the manufacture of containers, pressure vessels and process industrial equipment.  

Acton Repair Services

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     8th May 2009 Acton Repair Services, of Germiston, on Gauteng’s East Rand, was established in 1989 as GEC Alsthom Machine Repairs. Its name was changed to Elmac Machine Repairs in 1993 and Alstom Repair Services in 1998. It assumed its new identity in July last year. 

Clifford Welding

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     1st May 2009 Pietermaritzburg-based Clifford Welding, which has been in operation since 2004, is involved in the design, manufacture, assembly and commissioning of capital equipment. 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     24th April 2009 East Rand-based Filtaire, which has been trading since 2002, is a manufacturer of air filters used in the pharmaceuticals, mining, industrial and automotive sectors. The company’s air filters are also used in heating, ventilation and air-conditioning applications. 

Hansen Transmisssions South Africa

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     10th April 2009 Hansen Transmissions South Africa, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hansen Transmissions International, has been assembling and supplying industrial gearboxes used in the materials handling, water treatment, energy, and mixer sectors for the last 40 years. 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     20th March 2009 East Rand-based CMG, a supplier, distributor and repairer of electric motors and variable-speed drives, has had a presence in South Africa since 2002. 

Hydro Power Equipment

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     13th February 2009 Hydro Power Equipment (HPE), of Kya Sand, north of Johannesburg, has been in operation since 1985, supplying drill rigs and high-pressure valves to the underground mining industry and offering maintenance and support services for these products.  

Imab Engineering

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     23rd January 2009 Nigel-based Imab Engineering is a manufacturer of structural steel, electricity transmission-line towers and telecommunications masts. 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     7th November 2008 For many centuries, the provision of natural light in buildings has been a major consideration when designing habitable structures. 

Compressor Valves & Accessories

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     24th October 2008 Gauteng-based Compressor Valves & Accessories sells, services, repairs and maintains compressors. Established in 1987, the company employs a total of 40 people.  

Element Six General Engineering

17th October 2008 Element Six General Engineering, of Springs, on Gauteng’s East Rand, offers ofers computer numerically controlled milling and turning, vertical turning, horizontal milling and fabrication. 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     3rd October 2008 Enserve is a specialist pump and valve company whose target markets include the petrochemicals, power generation, steel, sugar, water distribution and paper industries. 

Afrox GOC

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     12th September 2008 African Oxygen Limited’s (Afrox’s) 80 000-m2 Gases Operation Centre (GOC), on Barlow street, in Germiston, on Gauteng’s East Rand, manufactures industrial gases, medical gases and speciality gases, which it distributes countrywide.  

Bensch Forge 

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     5th September 2008 Ekurhuleni-based Bensch Forge, which has been in operation since 2003, is a manufacturer of closed and open die forgings. 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     29th August 2008 Gas and welding products company Afrox’s gas equipment factory, which comprises gas equipment and valve production units, has been awarded a contract to supply an integrated medical valve to Australia. 


22nd August 2008 Motors, transformers, drives and switchgear group Zest says its recent acquisition of a specialist turnkey electrical, instrumentation, control systems and construction company will enable it to extend its customer support portfolio. 

Anderson Engineering

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     15th August 2008 KwaZulu-Natal-based Anderson Engineering, which has been in operation since 1958, is involved in the design and manufacture of processing equipment, especially in steel. 


8th August 2008 East Rand-based standard and special fastener manufacturer Tel-Screw, which has been in operation since 1969 and now employs 150 people, was awarded ISO 9001:2000 quality management certification earlier this year. 

Stainless Fabricators

4th July 2008 Stainless Fabricators, of Chamdor, Gauteng – a medium to heavy engineering company which fabricates all stainless and special steel grades – boasts a lengthy product range, which includes pressure vessels, columns, drums, heat exchangers, storage vessels, process vessels, ducting, fluid-bed... 


By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     27th June 2008 Labelpak, of Randburg, Gauteng, is involved in the manufacture and printing of metal tags, plastic tags, flexible tags, self-adhesive labels and packaging. 

Oasys Innovations

20th June 2008 Oasys Innovation is a manufacturer and supplier of products for the exhibitions and events industry. The company’s product range includes exhibition shells and stand equipment, carpeting, furniture, audiovisual equipment and marquee equipment. 

Flowcrete South Africa

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     6th June 2008 Durban-based Flowcrete South Africa is involved in the manufacture and distribution of a range of specialist epoxy, polyurethane and acrylic resin flooring systems and construction chemicals. 

Group Line

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     30th May 2008 Industrial linings company Group Line has been in operation since 1991, and its product range now includes Alumina Ceramic, Cast Basalt, Glass Flowline UHMWPE, and Line-OX SF composite linings. 

DCD-Dorbyl Heavy Engineering Vereeniging

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     9th May 2008 DCD-Dorbyl Heavy Engineering Vereeniging is involved in the machining and fabrication of capital equipment for the mining, metallurgical and materials-handling industries. 

FB Crane Builders & Repairers

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     2nd May 2008 FB Crane Builders & Repairers is a SANS ISO 9001:2000 certified designer, manufacturer and installer of electric overhead travelling cranes, JIB cranes and related equipment, meeting all legal requirements. 

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