Here’s to building stronger ties with Laumas! Nico Erasmus from Abacus (center in photo) receives a traditional green Laumas tie after training and negotiations at Laumas headquarters in Italy last week.      

Stronger ties with Laumas

Old extruder
After a decade of solid performance, a customer requested Abacus to re-upgrade their plastic extrusion line and include additional features. The photos show a section of the 5 tier panel that was replaced: Before (left) and after (right).

Re-upgrade after 10 years!

    A warm welcome to new technical team members Andrew and Brandon, who recently joined the Abacus staff. We are looking forward to a long and happy relationship.

Our new team members

Jerry Stevens
It is with sadness that we share the news of the loss of one of Abacus’ shareholders, Mr. Jerry Stevens, who passed away over the Easter weekend. Our prayers go out to his family during this difficult time.

Sad News

Abacus successfully completed the S5 to S7-1500 upgrade of a multi-product palletiser at FMCG company in Pietermaritzburg. Well done to the team, who rose to the challenge!

Siemens S5 Upgrade

Abacus has been chosen to tackle a robot upgrade at a local food manufacturer. Another opportunity to do what we love most: Automate and Innovate!

Abacus has a position available! The general requirements are as follows: Be part of the solution development team, to provide answers to customer challenges, to increase production, quality and reliability in their factories. Join a close knit engineering group on the frontier of intelligent automation design. Opportunities to push your […]

After the big storm in KZN on 10 October, we received this letter of thanks from one of our valued customers:   The recent storm has caused major damage to the Plascon site and we are still busy with restoration. Our offices were completely flooded and damaged. We called Abacus […]

Letter of thanks from Plascon