Thermoplastic press for aerospace industry
1st Quarter 2018, Hydraulic systems & components
Hytec Cape Town recently designed and constructed a 400-ton thermoplastic press for composite materials supplier AAT Composites, a Recaro Group subsidiary based in Somerset West. The press is capable ...
Hytec engineers new qualification
1st Quarter 2018, News & events
Hytec has become South Africa’s first company to receive full accreditation as a training provider to qualify ‘fluid power fitters’. The company received full accreditation with programme approval from ...
Hytec’s largest sea vessel project ever
4th Quarter 2017, This Week's Editor's Pick, Hydraulic systems & components
In its biggest sea vessel project ever undertaken, Hytec successfully designed, manufactured, installed and commissioned all hydraulics for three systems on board the most technologically advanced marine diamond sampling and exploration vessel in the world for its client De Beers Marine.
Fourth library for Mandela Libraries Project
3rd Quarter 2017, News & events
As part of the company’s commitment to education and social upliftment, Hytec has partnered with the Mandela Libraries Project for the fourth time to supply a fully stocked and containerised library for ...
Hytec appointed distributor of Dabeb-Elram
2nd Quarter 2017, News & events
The Hytec Group was recently appointed as distributor of the Dabeb-Elram range of electro-hydraulic actuators. This enables the group to take the DEA range to the doorstep of sub-Saharan Africa’s major ...
Energy efficient solutions through hybrid automation
2nd Quarter 2016, Electrical switching & drive systems & components
The choice of an electric, hydraulic or pneumatic motion system has the potential to affect costs, performance, flexibility, reliability, ease of use and maintenance.
Hytec appoints Zimbabwe distributor
2nd Quarter 2015, News & events
Hytec Services Africa (HSA) has officially appointed Hilmax as its distributor in Zimbabwe. The family-owned Hilmax, which has hydraulic hoses and fittings as its core business, distributes the entire ...
Appointments to the Hytec board
2nd Quarter 2015, News & events
Two longstanding senior directors of the international Bosch Group have joined the Hytec group of companies board as part of the new joint venture into Africa. Roland Keller and Andrew Castle represent ...
Hytec on the doorstep of gold mining
1st Quarter 2015, News & events
Hytec’s partnership with Tramtrade has positioned the group in the centre of Carletonville-Westonaria’s gold mining hub. As the official distributor of Hytec’s hydraulic, pneumatic and drive control products, ...
Hytec’s largest hydraulic project
3rd Quarter 2014, Hydraulic systems & components
Hytec recently designed, manufactured and installed 12 large-scale hydraulic cylinders, power packs and linkage systems to replace the hydraulics systems controlling water flow at the Roseires Dam wall ...
Bosch Rexroth to acquire 50% of Hytec Group
2nd Quarter 2014, News & events
Bosch Rexroth plans to acquire a 50% share in its sales partner Hytec Holdings, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Tesuco Group, subject to regulatory approval. Hytec Holdings generated sales of almost ...
Revolutionary upward drilling
4th Quarter 2013, Hydraulic systems & components
The Redbore 30 boxhole drill is set to revolutionise the ore mining and drilling industries with the first direct drive drill that is able to drill overhead, upward into the back, saving on costly tunnel ...