4 Goshawk Park, Goshawk Road, New Germany, Durban

+27 31 705 0400
+27 31 705 8905
+27 83 642 5919
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Iso Certification ISO 9001

Core business offering: Autotronix is an engineering company focused on delivering electrical automation and instrumentation engineering projects for diverse industries in southern Africa. The team has extensive experience in control design, automation design, electrical design, control panel fabrication and PLC and scada supply and configuration.


tel: +27 16 422 7644
fax: +27 16 422 7645
[email protected]
Bassa, Haroon
Admin/Energy Management
[email protected]
Chetty, Collin
PLC, Automation Sales
[email protected]
Chikoore, Gift
[email protected]
Pungavanam, Rudy
Sales Engineer
[email protected]
Ward, Roy
Sales - Vereeniging
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Autocontrol Systems
Harare, Zimbabwe
tel: +263 4 753376
fax: +263 4 772210
Adroit Technologies
(System Integrator)
(Manufacturer, Sole Agency)
Mitsubishi Electric
(Sub Agency, System Integrator)
(System Integrator)
Rockwell Automation
(Sub Agency, System Integrator)
Schneider Electric
(System Integrator)
Siemens Digital Industries
(Sub Agency)
(System Integrator)
Section - Computers & Software
-Instrumentation design
-Motion control system design
-Communication medium
- Copper
-Communication standard
- Modbus
- RS232/485/422
-Distributed I/O systems
- PC-centric
- PLC-centric
-I/O blocks/modules
-Signal modules
- Analog
- Digital
- Batch production
- Data acquisition, analysis
- Operator interface
- Assembler language
- MS Visual Basic
- PLC languages
Section - Data Acquisition & Remote Control
-Ethernet-based systems
-PC based data acquisition
- distributed data acquisition
-Operating system
- Windows 2000
-Standalone version available
-Cable telemetry
- copper wire
- Ethernet LAN
- fibre-optic
-Radio telemetry
-Remote sensing & control
- radio link
Section - Miscellaneous Hardware
-Load management
-Mains AC-DC converters
-Mains/power conditioners
-Boxes - electronics
- Metal construction
- Plastic construction
- Explosion protected
- Free-standing
- Wall mount
Section - Networks for Communication & Control
-4-20mA analog loop
-Remote I/O
-Token ring
-Wireless (for industrial application only)
Section - Process Control & Manufacturing Technologies
-Valve position transmitters
- Valve positioners
- Fieldbus
- Proprietary
- RS232
- RS422/RS485
- 0/4-20mA
- mV/V
- Strain gauge
- Thermocouple
-Visual display
-Flowmeters (type)
- Clamp-on, non-invasive
- Coriolis
- Custody transfer
- Differential pressure (DP)
- Mass
-Totalisers and correlators
-Machine vision sensors
-Machine vision systems
-Visual inspection systems
-Alarm indicators
-Annunciator panels
- LCD, flat-panel
- Programmable message
-Networking organisation
- PLC-to-PLC
- Remote I/O
- 20 mA loop
- Ethernet
- Fieldbus
- PLC-to-PLC
- Proprietary data bus
- Remote I/O
- RS232, RS422, RS485
-Operator interface panel
- High level (C, Basic, etc.)
- IEC 1131
- Ladder diagram (relay logic)
- Logic diagram
- Sequential function chart
-Scan rate less than 1µs per step
-Scan rate less than 1ms per step
-Scan rate more than 1ms per step
-Programmable motion control systems
- Custom system design
- Servo systems
- Stepper systems
-Servo amplifiers
- Electronic
- A-D
- D-A
- mV/current
-Electrical power
Section - Services & Systems
- Electrical
- Factory automation
- Panel builders
- Process control
- System wiring/installation
- scada
-Project Management
-System integration/consulting
- Electrical
- Factory automation
- Materials handling
- Process control
- Scada/DCS/PLC
- Telemetry
-Energy management
-Environmental control & monitoring
-Food & beverage
-Furnace control & management
-Pulp & paper
-Rubber & plastics
-Shop-floor data collection
-Water & waste water
News from Autotronix:
Business unusual
May 2020, System Integration & Control Systems Design, Autotronix

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Autotronix supplies electrical ­control and instrumentation ­system for the Lower Thukela Water Scheme
August 2018, System Integration & Control Systems Design, Autotronix

Autotronix has designed, installed and commissioned the electrical and control system that is in use at a large bulk potable water infrastructure project in KwaZulu-Natal, known as the Lower Thukela Bulk ...

Autotronix celebrates 20 years of project engineering and plant control excellence in South Africa and USA
August 2017, System Integration & Control Systems Design, Autotronix

Autotronix, a midsize EPC company based in Durban, with offices in Vereeniging, celebrates its 20-year anniversary this year. Launched by project engineers Collin Chetty and Haroon Bassa, Autotronix from ...

Autotronix engineers a PLC and HMI based Andon system for plant production
November 2016, System Integration & Control Systems Design, Autotronix

A component supplier to a leading automotive manufacturer recently experienced a problem at its plant, whereby it could not reflect the planned production requirements versus actual production to management ...

Autotronix designs large water ­metering application
August 2015, System Integration & Control Systems Design, Autotronix

Project definition The client had initiated a contract to construct a new 500 NB (nominal bore) pipeline to supply potable water to the municipality from its pump station approximately 36 km away. The ...

Autotronix: Providing Ezakheni and Ladysmith with a high quality constant water supply
August 2013, System Integration & Control Systems Design, Autotronix

Ezakheni water treatment plant had fallen into a state of disrepair resulting in a frequently interrupted supply of inconsistent quality water to its consumers in the Ezakheni and Ladysmith areas in KwaZulu-Natal. ...

Autotronix: Excellence in design and implementation at water quality laboratories
October 2012, System Integration & Control Systems Design, Autotronix

An Autotronix client, faced with an ageing laboratory infrastructure consisting of sampling lines that were a mix of copper, galvanised and stainless steel and a laboratory drainage system that spilled ...

SABS certification for Autotronix
September 2012, News, Autotronix

Autotronix, a privately-owned systems integration and factory automation company in Durban, was recently awarded the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) national ISO 9001:2008 certification.    Autotronix ...

Autotronix: controlling and reducing energy costs at Silicon Technology
November 2011, System Integration & Control Systems Design, Autotronix

Silicon Technology is situated at Ballengeich, south of Newcastle, in northern KwaZulu-Natal. The plant produces ferrosilicon, an alloy of iron and silicon, for the steel industry where it is used in ...

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