Bosch Rexroth Africa Group of Companies

Bosch Rexroth Africa consolidates all Group Company operations towards one common goal by streamlining the Groups’ legal compliance, finance, marketing, training, human resources, information technology, logistics, SHEQ, property portfolio and international liaison operations with strategic management, ensuring we Move Now, Drive Tomorrow and Shape Africa.

It also provides overall management of the Groups’ 33 international brands and network of over 35 branches, shareholders and employees to achieve operational success throughout Africa.


Hytec South Africa is the preferred single-source hydraulics supplier and solutions partner to Africa’s mining, mobile and industrial applications.

Hytec South Africa supplies complete hydraulic solutions, from complex hydraulic systems to single components, drawing on a complete portfolio of technologies from the world’s leading hydraulics brands. This is backed by expert repair, testing, calibration and installation services.

Tectra Automation supplies pneumatic, factory automation, assembly technology and process valve technologies from Bosch Rexroth, Aventics, Schmalz and Omal.

Our dedicated projects team uses state-of-the-art design and engineering capabilities to deliver reliable, efficient and intelligent industrial automation and production solutions for factories and workshops across Africa.

Bosch Rexroth Africa Development supports and provides the complete range of hydraulic, pneumatic and automation components supplied by the Group companies into Africa through an established network of Operations and Distributions Centres, ensuring short lead times and aftermarket services to the highest standards.

Hytec Fluid Technology (HFT) provides Total Fluid Management solutions to the industrial and mobile markets, helping end users maximise available uptime and reduce total cost of ownership on their equipment.

With a fully fledged laboratory, HFT is able to advise on complete filtration solutions for all mobile and industrial applications. HFT also provides customised service kits for construction, mining and trucking equipment.

Hydraulic and Automation Warehouse (HAW) is a specialist supplier and distributor of hydraulic hose and fittings, mobile components and hydraulic accessories, providing products for Africa’s fluid power and mobile industries.

With a large stockholding backed by unparalleled product support, HAW ensures a rapid service delivery to its customers throughout  Africa, providing top-quality internationally branded products.

Bosch Rexroth Smart Mine revolutionises the mining industry with innovative Artificial Intelligence of Things (AIoT) solutions that achieve streamlined processes. Smart Mine is a Tectra Automation company.

Hytec Engineering is your end-to-end hydraulic cylinder specialist for mobile and industrial applications, and one of Africa’s largest cylinder manufacturers.

Our locally manufactured cylinders cover the complete fluid power spectrum up to 700 bar, and are used across Africa’s mining, materials handling, steel, oil and gas, marine and other industries.

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Product Range

From single components to complex systems, we’re Africa’s largest industrial hydraulics and mobile hydraulics supplier, with leading technologies for your fluid power requirements.



Complete range of pneumatic components and solutions for machinery applications and engineering, from pneumatic cylinders to valves, from leading pneumatic specialist Aventics



Our electric drives and controls include software, drive systems, components and integration services, catering for any factory automation and machinery applications.



Bring lean production to your assembly plant or factory. Find all the motion and assembly technologies you need, from basic mechanical elements to turnkey conveyor and transfer systems.



As specialists in filtration technology, we enhance the performance of your hydraulic systems, with complete filtration solutions for industrial and mobile applications.



We’re a specialist supplier and distributor of hydraulic hose and fittings, mobile components and accessories.



We supply over 30 linear motion technology systems from the world’s leading linear motion brands, Accuride and Bosch Rexroth.



Our Schmalz vacuum technology range includes over 3 500 components to ensure a tailored solution for your lifting, assembly and handling application.



Omal process valves include industrial valves, ball valves, butterfly valves and pneumatic and electric actuators. Certified for use in the oil and gas industry.




23 May 2023

Tectra appoints first female millwright

Group consolidates efforts for greater diversity & inclusivity in the industry.

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17 May 2023

YES to the youth with upskilling programme

Second YES programme great success with 36 graduates.

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10 May 2023

TAG Energy joins Group as Nigerian distributor

Complete range of solutions offered to Nigerian market.

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3 May 2023

Catch HAW and HFT at NAMPO 2023

Come view our leading hydraulic components and filtration solutions!

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