Business Profile

Mech-Tech was founded by Manie Lombaard towards the end of 1991 and was registered as a close corporation in January 1992. Prior to Founding Mech-Tech, Manie was qualified as trade in a Turner and Machinist for 12 years and had a separate four years experience in the tool making industry (Huletts Aluminum), he then entered the sales industry for another four years, from which he moved on and founded his own company.

We specialize in the supply of machine tools, CNC machines, Sheet metal machines, Plasma & Laser cutters, Generators, Compressors, Welding equipment and many other machines. The business is a joint venture with a BBE reg company, we have CIDB rating and Tax clearance certificate. We have many satisfied clients nationwide. Our client base of around 2000 clients incorporates mainly the engineering industry. Mech-Tech has also successfully been involved in securing business from abroad.

Our company is involved with a network of businesses in different provinces throughout the country, that have the ability to pass enquiries from one province to another for ease of control, maintenance, service and after-sales service.

We have recently celebrated our 30th year of trading, and are well on our way into the future.

Mech-Tech has actively been involved in playing a major role in an advisory capacity, as well as the supply of various machine tools to various training centers and facilities in our province .

To name a few training facilities or centers we have played a major role in towards advising and supplying of equipment are as follows. We would like to ensure that we are on all your the data bases for tenders to supply your needs. Should we not be can you please inform us so that we can complete all the documentation and make sure that we are registered with your college.

Tshwane North & South  F.E.T. College
West Coast F.E.T. College
Coastal F.E.T. College  
Umfolozi F.E.T. College
NkangalaF.E.T. College
Sedibeng F.E.T College
Ekurhuleni FET College

Nkangala F.E.T College
Amajuba F.E.T College
All major Technical High-schools
Transwerke (Railways) Durban
Transwerke (Railways) Koedoespoort
Transwerke (Railways) Bloemfontein

Except for the admin/office staff and the sales staff, we do employ a sales manager that is responsible for the day to day running and organizing of the company.

We facilitate a full service team consisting of the following: (Which could be rated among the best in South Africa)

  • Full-Time, Qualified, Machine Tool Service Technician (On the team for 20 years)
  • Full Time, Qualified, Machine Tool Service Technician (On the team for 5 years)
  • Two full time Machine Fitters (8 years and 2 year respectively with the company.)

Over the years we have also been successfully been contracted to do service and maintenance work outside our country borders, namely: Madagascar, Angola, Mozambique, Swaziland, Germany, Antwerp, and a few more.

We offer a very wide range of Machine Tools at the most favorable prices and are a major threat to all of our competitors when we are given an opportunity to quote.

We offer the Service, the Back-Up, and the Expertise to go along with the equipment we sell.