Kappa Engineering was established in 1987 as a general engineering company. Later the company began specialising in the manufacturing, repairing, remanufacturing, assembling and testing of hydraulic cylinders. For over three decades Kappa Engineering has been synonymous with fast turnaround times and high-quality workmanship in the hydraulic industry. Precision hydraulic cylinders are a key focus at Kappa Engineering.

Our technical capacity and strategic partnerships have enabled us to repair and manufacture any size and quantity of hydraulic cylinders. We have a dedicated repairs department that ensures minimal downtime.  Our advanced quality control system is TUV certified ISO 9001:2015 to make sure our newly manufactured products and repairs conform to the highest standards. 

We are proud to say that we support the following industries:

Eart moving
drilling & exploration
waste removal

Kappa Engineering manufactures and repairs 150 Series Cylinders, 250 Series Cylinders and Tipper Cylinders. To view our hydraulic cylinder products click here.

We use sophisticated software and machinery to manufacture world-class hydraulics. Our top-tier quality system ensures every part of your custom job is obsessively checked for size and spec.

Kappa Engineering also has an online quoting system, so you never have to worry about waiting until local business hours before placing your order.  Send your RFQ online anytime, from anywhere.



We are committed to consistently maximise our profits by producing our services efficiently: thus improving growth to our shareholders, employees and clients. 
Thereby contributing more to our communities, societies and the country.


We aspire to be a leader in general hydraulic precision engineering through partnerships we have with our clients and our employees.
Building a reputation not leaning on one.
We strive to identify the requirements of our clients and produce outputs which conform to these requirements.

Our Community

Kappa Engineering focuses on empowering the communities around us. By keeping our business local and avoiding imports, we can offer our communities more value.

Through job preservation and a strong focus on local content, we can do our part to better the future of South Africa. Kappa Engineering is Level 2 B-BBEE certified and a verified business in accordance with the Codes of Good Practice.

Global FootPRINT

Kappa Engineering manufactures hydraulic cylinders of the highest quality.
Global exporting footprint