Thermaspray is housed in a 2200m² custom-built facility situated in Olifantsfontein (Clayville) between Pretoria and Johannesburg. We offer a full range of surface engineering services, such as thermal spray, laser cladding, Plasma Transferred Arc and polymer coating solutions as well as grinding, machining and probe track burnishing to customers throughout Southern Africa.
Our specialty services are offered to OEMs and end-users.
The company was established following the commercialisation of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research's (CSIR's) ThermaSpray and Repair Group. During the late 1990s, our staff and use of technology, as well as our development and innovation were acknowledged by Technology Top 100, earning us inclusion on their Roll of Honour.
Thermaspray leads the field in providing advanced surface engineering solutions, based on several highly specialised processes. All processes at Thermaspray are carried out using robotic manipulation to ensure absolute process control and repeatability.
Laser cladding and Plasma Transferred Arc are complimentary surface enhancement processes to thermal spray. We offer a range of options to meet the needs of each and every application.
Thermaspray is an Eskom level 1 certified supplier of thermal spray coatings and Plasma Transferred Arc cladding.
- Thermal spraying is classified as a hazardous process and, because safety is a high priority at Thermaspray, we adhere strictly to applicable environmental, health and safety legislation. Thermaspray is 100% compliant with the Department of Environmental Affairs’ Clean Air Act.
- Our dedication and commitment to consistently delivering a world-class range of quality services are underpinned by our ISO 9001 and ISO 3834-2 certifications.
- Not only have we made a significant investment in the tools and technology of our trade, we have also invested in the up-skilling of our 35-strong staff, and are proud of the diverse skills that we offer our customers.
At Thermaspray, we value the trust placed in us by our customers, and take pride in partnering with them by providing a range of world-class professional and precision surface engineering services integral to the success and reputations of their businesses.
We are constantly reviewing processes to ensure that our customers receive a cost-effective, top quality service using the latest technologies available.