NovagroupHesper Engineering

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company profile
Hesper Engineering (A Division of Novatech (Pty) Ltd) is situated in Paarden Eiland close to the Table Bay Harbour which enables us to be close to the people who need us most. We are BEE certified. Our main activities are in the Marine Engineering industry, as well as General Industrial work undertaken in our well equipped workshops.
  Our workshops include:
  • Boilershop with a 10 ton overhead crane, rollers, m.i.g. and electrode welding plants
  • Pipeshop with bending and shaping facilities for all piping requirements in stainless, copper, steel and galvanized.
  • Fitting shop including 200 ton press and capacity for large volume dry dock work, including valves, propeller shafts, bow thrusters, etc. and a 20, 10 and 5 ton overhead crane.
  • Modern equipment like a bearing induction heater for bearing sizes up to 0.5m diameter as well as air-driven SKF hydraulic pumps are utilized in our daily work.
  • We utilize our Hytorque equipment for quick and efficient removal and fitting of high tension bolts.
  • We have in-house technicians able to carry out laser alignment of machinery.
Our highly trained technical staff includes ex-marine and naval engineering officers and artisans with outstanding shipping and general engineering experience. Key members of the technical staff are fluent in Spanish, Greek, Portuguese and German. Our expertise gained over the last 40 years in the ship repair industry stands in good stead to offer top quality solutions to your ship repair needs in the most efficient way, covering the complete spectrum of services.
Our expertise includes:
  • Ship repair
  • Turn key projects
  • Industrial fabrication
  • Dry dockings and vessel refits
  • Spring manufacturing
  • Agents for Epocast Resin Choking
  • Agents for Simplex Compact Stern Seals
  • In-house laser alignment
We have a well organized central buying department responsible for all purchasing of goods and materials assuring the customer benefits from the most competitive prices but still keeping quality as top priority.