About us

About us

Massamatic (Pty) Ltd was established in 1978. Today Massamatic is the largest independent manufacturer of industrial weighing equipment in the Western Cape and supplies its products and services to industry and agriculture nationwide. Massamatic’s head office and principal manufacturing facilities are based in Parow, Cape Town in the Western Cape and have branches in Uitenhage, Alberton and now in Bethlehem.

Massamatic’s products are also sold and serviced throughout South Africa by means of a nationwide network of dealers.

All products that carry the Massamatic brand name are wholly designed and manufactured in South Africa. Because our products are locally designed and manufactured, they are tailor-made to suit local conditions and enjoy outstanding after-sales support. Our product designs are stable and flexible, and enjoy a long market life. Spares and services are readily available and are reasonably priced. All weighing equipment is designed to the highest international standards and complies with local metrology laws where required.

BBBEE Accreditation

Massamatic endeavours to comply with all requirements as set by the government. We have a current Level 2 BEE Certificate for all three the branches. Giving a 125% BBBEE procurement recognition level.

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what we do!

Products designed and manufactured by Massamatic include:

  • weighing indicators,
  • platform scales,
  • weighbridges,
  • belt scales,
  • weigh feeders,
  • tank and hopper scales,
  • automated batching systems,
  • Animal weighing systems and
  • bag packers.

To support our products in the field, Massamatic can provide certified test weights, specialized transport equipped with lifting gear, and trained technicians or verification officers, to test and verify weighbridges and other systems in accordance with SANS: 10378 requirements.  A comprehensive service or maintenance contract, tailored to suit the customer’s specific needs, can be provided for any weighing system.  This service is backed up by our mechanical and electrical workshops which are well equipped with tools and spare parts. 

Massamatic provides after-sales support through the services of skilled factory-trained technicians who are supported by field and workshop repair facilities that rank as among the best in the industry.  By ensuring that adequate stocks of spare parts and tools are always available to accomplish on-site or workshop repairs, we are able to minimize the impact of costly downtime and ensure that our customer’s equipment is maintained at peak operational efficiency.  As a SANAS accredited laboratory, our trained verifications officers and calibration facilities are able to test and certify customer’s scales to ensure peak performance and compliance with the legal requirements of exiting trade metrology legislation.  Our skilled team of field service engineers and well-equipped service vehicles strive to meet every call for assistance promptly and effectively.  Whether you require a service product designed to meet your unique requirements, assistance in an emergency, or advice on how to solve a difficult problem, we’ll be there when you need us!

At Massamatic, we believe that quality and longevity still have a place in an increasingly competitive market.  Reliability and accuracy of our weighing systems are ensured by using only the best raw materials and components for their manufacture.  All our mass indicators are locally designed to the highest standards and meet or exceed both South African and European metrology requirements.  Instruments are packaged in rugged environmentally-sealed stainless steel housings for the ultimate in corrosion resistance and will give years of trouble-free operation.  Because a weighing system is only as good as the loadcells which are employed in its construction, Massamatic uses high grade stainless steel, hermetically-sealed loadcells manufactured by HBM in Germany – one of the world’s premier transducer manufacturers.

At Massamatic, we believe that reliable, quality products that perform according to customer expectations, dependable after-sales support and competitive prices are all essential ingredients in the client’s perception of value for money.

Please contact us on our National Call centre number

0861 55 44 59 for 24/7 Service.

SANAS Accreditation

Massamatic has SANAS Accreditation for a wide range of Verification work currently covered by the Legal Metrology Act, Act 9 of 2014.  We have successfully maintained our status since 1995.

Our current scope covers a range from 1kg and exceeding 200t -our scope has an unlimited range.  This includes Analog scales, Digital scales, Road and rail weighbridges, Hopper scales, Automatic hopper scales and also Beltweigers.

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