Magnitech was founded in 1969. Our reputation for providing quality innovative technology and service-excellence has made Magnitech a market-leader in the South African lighting industry. Our products can be found in mines,  power stations and factories, and are sought after by the largest industrial operators, mining houses, and their subsidiaries, both locally and internationally.

Our products are specified by the world’s leading consulting engineers.  Magnitech’s reach extends into Africa as well as the Middle East, Australia, and the United States, where our SANS and ISO9001 compliant products have met and surpassed stringent international standards such as UL and the Australian Test Authority.


Each of our clients benefit from our in-house expertise accumulated over the last 50 years. The result is exceptional product design based on market-led requirements, customised for the unique challenges and technical needs of any specific site. We strive to build long-lasting relationships with each of our clients. Our products exemplify the very cutting edge technology, energy efficiency, sustainability and maintainability. We achieve this through exceptional attention to detail and our intelligent design based on insight into areas such as environmental impact, health and safety, and operating conditions. Design services consider the entire operating life of the products we supply. This means we gear each solution towards ease of maintenance through modularity and accessibility, as well as overall efficiency. This offers significant lifetime savings. Our experienced and passionate team of lighting engineers provide a comprehensive service including needs assessments and bespoke lighting design to suit your technical and statutory requirements. Our foremost aim is to deliver a product that performs beyond expectation and within budget.