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Tectra Automation’s expertise in pneumatic cylinders includes:

  • Sourcing the world’s leading pneumatic cylinders from Aventics
  • Local cylinder manufacturing for specialist applications
  • Expert cylinder configuration to OEM standards
  • Full testing facilities
  • Quick response time to any on-site defect
  • On-site stockholding for large orders

Tectra Automation is a leading designer and installer of tailored pneumatic solutions for packaging, manufacturing and other high-tech industries.

Covering every aspect of pneumatics!

Tectra Automation enables the Hytec Group to extend its strong hydraulic focus with a holistic pneumatic systems and solutions offering, including valve terminal systems, flow and check valves, pneumatic connection technology and air preparation equipment in addition to this range of pneumatic cylinders.

From standard pneumatic component supply, pneumatic component customisation to complex, turnkey pneumatic systems – we cover the entire spectrum of solutions for sub-Saharan Africa’s pneumatics industry.

New high power electromechanical cylinders now available from Tectra Automation:

Tectra Automation, exclusive distributors of Bosch Rexroth products in South Africa, has brought the new Bosch Rexroth EMC-HD electromechanical pneumatic cylinders with ball or planetary roller screw drive to the South African market.

This planetary screw drive is designed for high power density and long service life, and the ball screw drive for high dynamics and simplified operation. These electromechanical heavy-duty cylinders transmit motor movement via ball or planetary screw drives depending on the dynamics and force requirements.

Aventics in sub-Saharan Africa: available exclusively through the Hytec Group

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

Through our JV with Bosch Rexroth, we are able to customise these world-leading solutions to suit the operating conditions in Africa!

Pneumatic modification and aftersales services:

Tectra Automation supplies high-quality pneumatic solutions designed to cater to a wide range of industry applications. Our product range is supported by a dynamic sales team, workshop and technical department to ensure that clients receive the best possible service to accompany the most appropriate pneumatic solution.

We offer streamlined pneumatic product development, customised, cross-industry pneumatic solutions, while at the same time identify responsive pneumatic innovations to today’s challenges.

By combining state-of-the-art materials with innovative component engineering, advanced electronics, integration and pressure regulation products, Aventics is setting the new benchmark for pneumatic drive and control performance in Africa’s food and beverage, electronics, automotive, medical technology and mining industries.

Bosch Rexroth-approved electric drives and controls:

Tectra Automation was the first company outside of German drive and control technology specialist, Bosch Rexroth, to pass its stringent Technology Audit on Electric Drives and Controls.

This accreditation confirms that the service and support we offer our customers conform to the high standards that Bosch Rexroth set for its distributors, and provides our customers with peace of mind.

The Hytec Group of Companies, in a JV with Bosch Rexroth, bring the world’s leading hydraulics, pneumatics and automation brands to sub-Saharan Africa!