ATS is a 3rd generation company and was established in 1979 by Fanie Opperman and has grown into the leading Actuator manufacturer in the Southern African region. ATS designs and manufactures Pneumatic, Hydraulic and Linear Actuators to customer specifications.

The company has since its inception dedicated itself to develop and manufacture high quality cost effective products that are reliable at the point of application.

ATS is the benchmark in Actuators. Choose the ATS brand to optimise your plant efficiency.


Our purpose is to be a Faithfull Steward of all that is entrusted to us and to glorify God.


We act honestly, believing in a free enterprise system, treating all people with dignity. We are dedicated in honouring commitments and satisfying customer needs.


We believe our future depends on responding resourcefully to fast changing needs of ATS as a Company and of Customers.


No compromises are made in terms of teamwork, product quality and customer care.


By using the latest technology, we can create innovative solutions for our customers and their needs.


To develop, manufacture and market high quality, cost-effective, automated pneumatic and hydraulic actuators, that are reliable, adaptable and safe under all conditions, backed up by a highly committed customer-oriented sales service team, on a sustainable, creative basis, which will add value to our customers and employees.


We strive to grow our business on a sustainable, innovative and flexible basis, by putting our customers' needs first, by providing high quality, reliable, cost-effective, fail-safe products, backed up by a professional, customer-oriented marketing and service delivery team, from our own in-house personnel and financial resources, which will add value to our customers and employees.


Corporate responsibility is to support worthy institutions and ensure a healthy community.

ATS supports the following institutions:


Little Eden Village

Lettie Theron Old Age Home

Swellendam Secondary School

ATS Mining

ATS Mining was established in 2018 to serve the import and exports market. ATS Mining supplies ACTUATOR TECHNICAL SERVICES products and has the services support from Actuator Technical Services

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