Welcome to Africa’s largest fluid power and automation company. We supply clients with quality technologies and services in every major industrial sector, from mining and power generation to packaging and food and beverage.
A specialist partner in industrial and factory automation applications, Tectra Automation is a single-source supplier of pneumatic, electric drive and control, linear and assembly technology solutions and process valves.
Hytec Engineering is sub-Saharan Africa’s only hydraulic cylinder company with in-house cylinder design, manufacturing, testing, and repair services in a single workshop. Hytec Engineering is a leader in custom-designed cylinders.
HAW is one of Africa’s largest distributors of hydraulic components and a specialist supplier of mobile machinery products. Our Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth and Middelburg branches ensure fast component delivery.
HYSA is the overseas procurement, import and export arm for all Group companies, managing the entire interlinking supply chain to ensure an effective distribution network of the Group’s entire range of products to Africa.
Our electric drive and control technology enables new possibilities in factory and industrial automation. We offer full design, installation and support of Bosch Rexroth automation technologies for efficient, reliable and economical production.
As specialists in filtration technology, the Group enhances the performance and longevity of your hydraulic systems. We have a wide range of hydraulic filters and filter elements for mobile and industrial hydraulic applications.
We support our technologies with exceptional customer service. Our accredited workshops and testing facilities ensure your hydraulic, automation and pneumatic assets are maintained to OEM standards for maximum equipment reliability and performance. We offer a Service Exchange Programme for cylinders, motors and pumps.
Aventics is a leading manufacturer of industrial pneumatic drive and control solutions, components and systems for industrial markets around the world. Aventics products include air preparation equipment, pneumatic connection technology, drives, valves terminal systems and pneumatic cylinders.
A world leader in pneumatic technology
Aventics “Next Generation Pneumatics” provides powerful ideas and solutions for industrial markets around the world and is setting new benchmarks in the integration of electronics and innovative materials, and offers proven industry-specific solutions.
Aventics pneumatic systems and valves are compact, customisable and can be easily integrated into any pneumatic system.
Extensive application of quality methods
Comprehensive preventive measures during the product development process
Ergonomic workstation design
Aventics is available exclusively in sub-Saharan Africa through Tectra Automation. Send us an enquiry today!
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Aventics’ product range includes:
Air Preparation Equipment
Aventics air preparation equipment from Hytec comprises reservoirs, pressure gauges and maintenance units & components. Includes AS1 maintenance units.
Mechanically Operated Valves: Comprising the Series CD04, Series CD07, Series AP, Series ST and Series 563 018 / 563 131, these Aventics valves are compact and lightweight with airflow up to 900 l/min.
Pneumatically Operated Valves: This Aventics range of directional valves is made up of standard pneumatically operated and normal-pneumatic valves with airflow up to 900 l min.
Electrically Operated Valves: A range of electrical operated and normal electrical valves from Aventics that operate in very low to very high temperature ranges.
Aventics Air Preparation Equipment:
Reservoirs: Compressed air tanks from Aventics that features a 1 to 90 litre capacity and is suitable for 11 bars of compressed air.
Pressure gauges and maintenance units: a range of 16 pressure gauges from standard measuring applications to measuring pre-filters and micro-filters for pneumatic and air preparation applications.
Components: Comprises AS1, 2 & 3 and AS5 maintenance units as well as MH1 and MU1 maintenance units
Aventics Pneumatic Connection Technology:
Plastic tubing: This range comprises Aventics Series TU1 polyethylene plastic tubing, Series TU1 PTFE plastic tubing, Series TU1 polyurethane plastic tubing, and Series TU1 PVC plastic tubing.
Compressed air guns: Constructed from high-quality polyamide, this Aventics air gun can be used with nozzles or extension tubes, application-determined.
Push-in fittings: This range comprises the Aventics QR1 Mini Series push-in fittings and QR1 Series push-in fittings.
Fitting accessories: incorporates Aventics distributors and distributor strips, pneumatic seals and blanking screws and connectors
Rotary joints: In addition to compressed air, Aventics rotary joints can be used to convey water and other fluids.
Couplings: Aventics Series CP1 couplings are designed for high-performance, leak-free pneumatic systems.
Aventics Flow and Check valves:
Logic Valves: A comprehensive range of Aventics logic valves including pneumatic counter, pneumatic pulse generator, Series 551 directional valve, shuttle valves, twin pressure valves.
Quick Exhaust Valve: These specialised Aventics supplies the valves allow quick air evacuation into the atmosphere.
Non Return Valves: An Aventics range comprising the NR01, NR02 and QR1 Non Return Valves.
Throttle Valves: CH01 and CH02 throttle valves from Aventics make up this range, which have a minimum and maximum working pressure of 0 to 10 bar and 0 to 16 bar respectively.
Check Choke Valves: 2 in this Aventics range, the CC01 and CC04 check choke valves have housings that are configured for each particular application.
Aventics Pneumatic Cylinders:
Rotary Actuators: The range comprises Aventics Rack & Pinion and Rotary Wing Drive rotary actuators, which provide exceptional reliability in any rotary-to-linear pneumatic system.
Piston Rods: This Aventics range comprises compact cylinders, double piston cylinders, guide cylinders, profile cylinders, round cylinders and tie rod cylinders.
Rodless Cylinders: a comprehensive range of rodless cylinders comprising Aventics GSU, RTC and CKP rodless cylinders.
Aventics Valve Terminal Systems:
Standard valve systems: This Aventics range includes the ISO 5599-1 series 581 Size 1 through to Size 4. It also includes valve carrier systems, an AV range of lightweight valve systems and the Clean Line range of valve systems for hygienic and wet applications.
Valve systems: Comprises the Aventics AV03 and AV05 Pneumatic Valve Systems as well as the Clean Line Pneumatic Valves – Series CL03.
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Available throughout Africa from Tectra Automation, a Bosch Rexroth Company
Maximise your pneumatic performance with Aventics! Contact Tectra Automation today on +27 11 971 9400 or send us an enquiry.