About Masskot Scale
Masskot Scale is an African leader in the manufacture and distribution of weighing products and process-control equipment. The MASS Group finds its origin in the creation of Masskot Scale (Pty) Ltd as early as 1971. It started off as a dedicated scale-company and, today, this division ranks amongst the three most significant organisations of its kind in Southern Africa, and only one of two weighbridge manufacturing companies with ISO 9001:2015 Accreditation. Within this SANAS and ISO 9001 accredited company, progressive new technologies, merge with the wisdom of industry experience, and create the future of weighing through cutting-edge research and design.
Celebrating 50 Years
Our roots are planted firmly in the principles of quality and customer service. Through more than 50 years of industry experience, these ideals to date remain unchanged. Today, Masskot Scale has branches in Durban , Cape Town, Upington, Middelburg, Emalahleni and Maputo, with agents in all other major centres. Amongst the countries in Africa are Mozambique, Ethopia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Sierra Leone.
The MASS Group finds its origin in the creation of Masskot Scale (Pty) Ltd as early as 1971. It started off as a dedicated scale company and today this division ranks amongst the three most significant organisations of its kind in Southern Africa, and only one of two weighbridge manufacturing companies with ISO 9001:2000 Accreditation. MASS today employs nearly 80 people at head office and branches.
Diversification became the order of the day and presently the MASS Group has the following High-tech divisions:
Mass Engineering is uncompromising, incorporating ingenuity and innovative technology. Design and manufacture are of the highest attainable standards. Together with a much-cherished reputation for integrity, our vigorous technical demands have enabled us to build and expand a company, which is strong, responsible and attuned to our customers’ needs.
Mass today occupies a three-acre, wholly owned industrial complex positioned in Germiston, the biggest industrial city in South Africa yet only 15 minutes away from the Johannesburg Central Business and Financial district. Our factory space presently spans some 3 000 metres, with significant extensions being currently undertaken. Our Mechanical, Electronic and System Engineers are capable of undertaking the most complex of design tasks, which has resulted in an impressive list of satisfied end-users.