Made for Africa. Made in Africa.
South Africa Makes™ moves beyond prototyping, proof of concept, and on-demand manufacturing. We have the expertise and skills necessary to tackle just about any type of challenge that will come our way in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. We are the pioneers of 3D Printing for Development (#3D4D) in South Africa.
Our global and inclusive team has worked hard to provide the best 3D printing and additive manufacturing services and solutions for our local and international clients.
With South Africa Makes™, clients and partners know exactly what to expect - professionalism, efficiency, and exceptional results. We customise our offerings based on the unique needs of Africa, so get in touch today to receive an initial quote.
Not sure what 3D printing or additive manufacturing is? We have you covered - watch the video from our friends, Future Engineers, below.
We believe that the overall economic impact created by 3D printing and additive manufacturing could be much higher, reaching $100 billion to 250 billion by 2025, if adoption across industries continues at today’s rate.
REDEFINING THE FUTURE OF AFRICA
South Africa Makes™ has begun to transform the African continent and empower its entrepreneurs, small businesses, and large corporates through the technology of 3D printing and additive manufacturing.
Launched in Cape Town, South Africa Makes™ is composed of a unique and diverse team of academic, industry, and technology experts redefining the future of bespoke and on-demand manufacturing in Africa.
Our clients and partners include some of the largest brands, organisations, and institutions on the continent. We have also powered local startups and entrepreneurs to make what they never thought was possible.
South Africa Makes™ was nominated by the United States of America's Department of State for the International Visitors Leadership Program for Women in Entrepreneurship.
REDEFINING THE FUTURE OF YOUR INDUSTRY
You can count on South Africa Makes™ to not only meet, but exceed all your industry needs and requests. Learn more about the industries we service below, and let us know if you’d like to learn more about a specific offering.
3D printing is revolutionising healthcare through the personalisation and rapid production of replacement implants, surgical demonstration models for students and more.
At South Africa Makes™, we are passionate about inspirational African women in tech, so passionate that we named our tech after inspirational African women.
REDEFINING THE FUTURE OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Fulfil your supplier development needs with South Africa Makes™, where a network of disadvantaged empowered entrepreneurs-in-training create your unique made-to-order product through additive manufacturing/3D printing.
Sustainable solutions. Made for Africa. Made in Africa.
South Africa Makes™ works with marginalized groups across the country and is a Level 1 Contributor with a BEE procurement recognition level of 135%.
WANT TO BECOME A PART OF THE 3D PRINTING FOR DEVELOPMENT (#3D4D) FUTURE?
You can support job creation opportunities in the digital economy for marginalised individuals across South Africa by following the steps below.
Send us your design. If you do not have one we can create one for you.
REDEFINING THE FUTURE OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
South Africa Makes™ is committed to reducing the carbon footprint of Africa by the adoption of environmentally-friendly and sustainable disruptive additive manufacturing technology. These technologies are also less wasteful than traditional manufacturing methods.
South Africa Makes™, where possible, uses locally sourced renewable material sources.