SP Metal Forgings Boksburg contains the following facilities:

  • 12 Mechanical and screw presses, ranging from 150 to 1,000 tons
  • 4 x 400 kV electrical upsetter machines
  • Specialised in closed die, carbon and alloy, hot steel forgings (ranging from 0 to 4 kg), with electrical induction heating and electrical upsetting with pyrometric temperature control.
  • On-site heat treatment capability
  • Magnaflux crack detection.
  • Full on-site metallurgical laboratory, in association with IMP Laboratories.
  • Full on-site metrology laboratory, with CMM measuring centre.
  • State-of-the-art, on site toolroom with CAD/CAM capability and simulation software.
  • Machining capability: combination of 12 horizontal and vertical CNC machines suitable for parts up to 4kg
  • IATF 16949 and ISO9001:2000 listings.
  • Capacity for 2 to 2.5 million forgings per annum.
  • Strategically well-positioned in relation to steel supply mills and east coast ports.