Flow and check valves

We supply a full range of pneumatic throttle, non-return, logic, and check valves with manual and pneumatic release, in many sizes and connection variants for optimum flow control.

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Pneumatic cylinders

Whether with tie rods or profiles, made of stainless steel or aluminium – these ISO standard pneumatic cylinders are easily configured according to your requirements.

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Valve terminal systems

Comprehensive product portfolio for a wide range of applications. Electrical individual connections and multipole connections, as well as integrated fieldbus solutions are available.

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Directional pneumatic valves

Aventics single control valves can be operated electrically, pneumatically or mechanically, and are available in both in-line and ISO 5599-1 configurations.

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Pneumatic connection technology

Find a complete range of pneumatic fittings with tube nuts, couplings, compressed air tubing and push-in fittings for your pneumatic system. Get the components you need here!

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Air preparation equipment

Aventics air preparation units prepare compressed air for any application, with flow rates ranging from 1 200 to 15 000 l/min, with high reliability and flexibility and ease of conifguration.

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Vacuum technology

Get the full range of Schmalz vacuum technologies from Tectra Automation. Includes gripping and manual handling systems for workpieces small to 2 000 kg in weight.

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Aventics: experts in specialised pneumatics

Aventics, formerly Rexroth Pneumatics, is a leading manufacturer of pneumatic components and systems. The company offers customers customised, cross-industry system solutions, services and pneumatic components based on decades of applied expertise.

Aventics is a leader in the integration of hybrid systems, especially the integration of control systems and pneumatic components as we gear up for Industry 4.0 enterprises.

The company’s well-established product innovation and development facilities produce components and technologies known for extreme reliability and dependability, flexibility, durability and safety. Aventics is represented in over 40 countries worldwide.

Click here to learn more about Aventics and its range of pneumatic components.

Schmalz: a leader in vacuum technology

Schmalz is an international leader in handling and gripping systems. The German-based company supplies a complete range of over 3 500 Schmalz vacuum technology products. Schmalz products allow operators to handle workpieces up to 2 000 kg across southern Africa, improving efficiency, productivity and safety.

We support the Schmalz range of automated gripping systems and manual handling systems with large stockholdings of vacuum components to ensure maximum uptime for your handling operation.

With over 3 500 components available, we help operators build faster, more efficient and safer production lines.

Find out more about Schmalz vacuum technology here.

Find all the pneumatic components you need with Tectra Automation!

Tectra Automation is an exclusive distributor of Aventics and Schmalz pneumatic components in sub-Saharan Africa. We are leaders in industrial pneumatics technology and systems, and have unequalled expertise in pneumatic components and systems design and assembly, ensuring our customers achieve optimum performance for maximum efficiency and productivity.

We distribute and support our full range of pneumatic components from a strategically located network of branches across sub-Saharan Africa. Click here to find your nearest branch!


Get in touch with Tectra Automation here or call +27 11 971 9400 to order the pneumatic components you need.