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Large scale manufacturing

KWATANI, previously known as JOEST KWATANI, has extensive facilities which cover an impressive 17 000 m2 in Aeroport Kempton Park, in Johannesburg, comprising our head office, administration, fabrication, assembly, stainless steel welding, new/repair exciter gearbox and electrical motor repair assembly and testing facilities and extensive warehouse.

Use of state-of-the-art shot blasting and painting technologies ensure that all KWATANI products receive the best corrosion protection available. We have two spray booth facilities of 160 m2 and 40 m2 and two shot-blast facilities of 100 m2 and 40 m2. KWATANI fabricates across four bays with crane heights of 8 m and a combined crane capacity of 160 tons. KWATANI’s comprehensive plant and infrastructure allows us to undertake large-scale production projects in-house, from conception to completion.

Our large scale production capacity includes:

  • 4 bays with crane heights of 8 m and a combined crane capacity of 145 tons
  • 40 ton crane
  • 20 ton crane
  • Eight 10 ton cranes
  • Three 5 ton cranes
  • 1 submerged ARC continuous welding machine
  • 12 MIG welding machines
  • 50 ton hydraulic press brake
  • Spray booth facility of 160 m2
  • Spray booth facility of 40 m2
  • Shot blast facility of 100 m2
  • Shot blast facility of 40 m2
  • Fully loaded exciter gearbox, unbalanced motor and electromagnetic motor test rigs
  • Screen and feeder testing facilities
  • Pilot plant and laboratories for sampling of product

We run a jobbing production system to manufacture our comprehensive range of high quality vibratory products. Key benefits of our job based production process is the ability to provide a high level of customisation to meet our customers' exact requirements, while at the same time allowing significant flexibility to provide emergency parts or services when required. 

Quality is central

KWATANI manufactures products to stringent in-house quality standards. KWATANI adheres to international best practice and is ISO 9001:2015 certified.

Safety comes first

KWATANI is committed to a safe, clean and healthy environment for its employees and stakeholders.

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Kwatani manufacture of vibrating grizzly screen feeder
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Kwatani vibrating screen traverse in the process of manufacture
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Kwatani vibrating screen and feeder assembly factory
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Kwatani fabrication of vibrating screens and feeders in progress
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Kwatani Submerged are welder in operation
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Kwatani Submerged arc welder for quality welding