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Phillip Mbizo

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing away of Phillip Mbizo. Phillip has been an integral part of the Aerontec family as our Technical Storeman, and will be missed immensely by the staff and customers alike. Our deepest sympathies go to his family during this time of bereavement. Rest well dear Brother, […]

Plant Based Bioresins in Stock

We are excited to announce that Entropy Resins has recently appointed Aerontec as the sole distributor of its Plant Based Bioresins in South Africa.   We can supply eco-friendly resin products designed for a wide range of applications and manufacturing processes. The epoxy system with a 50% reduction in carbon footprint can be used in applications […]

CSIR & Fraunhofer Presentation

“Global Perspectives on Composites” is the title of the presentation which will be delivered by CSIR in conjunction with Fraunhofer at 16h30, Thursday 6 March 2014 at the Lagoon Beach Hotel, Milnerton.    For further information contact aradford@csir.co.za. Prof Dimitri Dimitrov, Fraunhofer Senior Advisor South Africa will provide the introduction and  then Prof Frank Henning, […]

New Vacuum Pumps in Stock

Due to demand, we have now started stocking electrically operated vacuum pumps for vacuum bagging, vacuum resin infusion and de-gassing. “These vacuum pumps are 2 stage oil sealed vacuum pumps, and have ultimate vacuum of 15 microns, and feature an oil demister to reduce oil spillage. The pumps come with a tri-connector suitable for  1/4″ SAE, 3/8″ […]

Plastics SA Article

Aerontec featured in the December/January issue of Plastics SA magazine in two articles. Firstly, accolades were given to Aerontec and MMS Technology for the vital role they played in ensuring that the design of Hugh Broughton Architects Ltd for the Halley VI Antarctic Reasearch Station translated into reality.  This project has been crowned the British Construction […]

Our Technical Storeman Qualifies

Aerontec is committed to remain at the cutting edge of composite development in SA.   One aspect of achieving that goal is to provide our staff  with  skills that will enhance performance, knowledge and understanding. Phillip Mbizo, our Technical Storeman, enthusiastically underwent a year of Learnership training in Polymer Composite Fabrication in 2012.  This training […]