Tectra Automation enables the Hytec Group of Companies to offer solutions that go beyond its strong hydraulic focus. Specialising in industrial and factory automation, Tectra Automation provides pneumatic, vacuum, electric drive and control, process valves and actuators, linear motion and assembly system technology.
Through its dedicated project team with extensive design capabilities, Tectra Automation is able to customise world-leading brands for African conditions, and is accredited by the Bosch Rexroth Group for the repair and testing of its range of electric drive and control products.
As the drive and control specialists, Tectra Automation is a leader in the supply of automation solutions, providing leading technology, expertise and product support in the fields of pneumatic, electric and mechanical drive technology.
Tectra Automation serves sub-Saharan Africa with the world’s leading pneumatics brands from its branches in Johannesburg, Durban, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town.
Tectra Automation specialist divisions also have representation in Johannesburg, these specialist divisions include: electric drive and controls, linear motion and assembly and its pneumatics division. In addition, Tectra Automation products and aftersales services are available near all major operations in sub-Saharan Africa with a range of authorised distributors.
For complete pneumatic solutions spanning valves, cylinders, vacuum and other components, Tectra Automation provides leading technology, expertise and product support.View pneumatic systems
Linear motion systems from Tectra Automation are precise, ready-to-install systems that feature high performance levels with a compact design.View our linear motion systems
Assembly technology products from Tectra Automation improve productivity in the development, production and implementation of product assembly and transfer.View our assembly technology
Electric drives and controls from Tectra Automation enhance factory and industrial automation applications, enabling efficient, reliable and economical processing.View our electric drive and controls
Schmalz Vacuum technology from Tectra Automation enhances handling capabilities for any workpiece up to 2 000 kg! The range includes over 3 500 components!View our vacuum technology
Omal process valves and actuators From Tectra Automation deliver precise flow control of liquids and gases in industrial and plant automation applications.View our process valves
Tectra Automation is an authorised distributor of many of the world’s leading pneumatic and drive and control brands! We are also certified to customise these products to unique Southern and sub-Saharan African conditions, as well as service and repair them to OEM standards.
Tectra Automation is involved in every major industry in sub-Saharan Africa, and supports its leading pneumatic and drive and control products with at-your-application services. These industry sectors include:
With its wide range of standard and application-specific solutions, Tectra Automation is one of the leading pneumatics companies in sub-Saharan Africa.
The company offers pneumatic, electronic and electro-pneumatic components and systems for automating machines and production facilities.
Tectra Automation supplied Bosch Rexroth pneumatics, linear bearings, robots, PLCs and servo drives to the Pretoria-based DNA lab – one of SA’s largest linear system installations at 37 metres long!
Developed in response to our customers’ demand for a state-of-the-art cylinder testing facility, the R1.5 million test bench at Hytec Engineering’s workshop, is unique to sub-Saharan Africa.
The bench was built using expertise and products from the entire Hytec Group, including Tectra Automation’s drive and control equipment.
Listening to our customers. Investing in technology.
Tectra Automation provides industry-specific systems in the field of electric drive and control technology. These systems are well suited to the automation and assembly processes.
Leveraging off the Bosch Group’s innovations in electrification technology, Tectra Automation and is well positioned to help mines and industrial companies work smarter and more responsibly with intelligent pneumatics, preventative cylinder maintenance and digital remote monitoring.
Tectra Automation continues to respond and adapt to market requirements, serving customers with quality products, leading technical expertise, service and repair support through our extensive distribution network across the region.
An innovative approach to control challenges, coupled with a comprehensive systems approach, we are able to guarantee customers complete solutions, from the installation and commissioning stages of a project, to quality service and repair.