Coatec | Press announcements

By: Coatec  11-11-2011
Keywords: Thermal Coatings, High Velocity Oxy Fuel

Please note that the Coatec (Pty) Ltd has regular open days at their workshops in Cape Town where the latest technology in thermal coatings and the company’s services can be viewed.

Companies and engineers are welcome to these open days.

August 2010

Latest company developments include the participation of new International Investors in order to conitnue the further growth of the company into the International Oil & Gas Industries. Watch our "News Pages" for further develompents.

August 2009

Over the past few months Coatec has been internationally active by participating in the delegations from SAOGA (South African Oil & Gas Alliance) to t he Oil & Gas Offshore Conferences in Houston USA and Cairo, Egypt.

Coatec will also be participating in the SAOGA delegation to the Oil Expo in Aberdeen, Scotland in September 2009.

As a result Coatec has received many enquiries from the major owners & managers of various offshore
companies for the use of Coatec’s services in the Cape Town, South Africa.

The company has also visited Switzerland to update its personnel in the latest developments in HVOF (High Velocity Oxy Fuel) systems and new technology involving thermal coatings.

June 2008

The Exploratory Drill Rig Vessel, “THE DEEPWATER EXPLORER” was in Cape Town, RSA for a refit in April –June 2008.

15 March 2006

Coatec's New Premises
The artists impression of Coatec's new premises in Racing Park, Killarney.

10 November 2005

DEKRA Intertek Certification –ISO 9001:2000 International Standard for Quality Management Systems.
In line with the company’s intention to export and carry out work for international companies and concerns, we have been audited by DEKRA Intertek Certification of Germany and awarded certification on ISO 9001:2000 International Standard for Quality Management . (Certificate available on request)

11 October 2005

In line with the requirements of the South African Marine Offshore Industries, which include OffshoreDiamond Mining as well as the Oil & Gas industries, the company’s thermal spray coating division is being upgraded to include High Velocity Oxy Fuel Coatings as well as an additional Arc Spray system.


Sturrock Dry Dock situated in the Port of Cape Town, South Africa is the largest and oldest dry dock of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere.

Keywords: High Velocity Oxy Fuel, Thermal Coatings,