Directory of suppliers

August 2018 Residential Estate (Industry)

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Select supplier: All | 3DT Group of Companies | Active Track | ADI Global Distribution | Axis Communications SA | BetaTrac Telematic Solutions | Boomgate Systems | Bosch Building Technologies | Cathexis Technologies | Clearline Protection Systems | ClickOn Communications | Dahua Technology South Africa | Dehn Africa | Doculam | Drensky Technologies | Elvey | EOH Security and Building Technologies | Excellent ID (EXID) | Excellerate Services | Forbatt SA | Gallagher | Hikvision South Africa | IACT-Africa | IDEMIA | Identiscan | Impro Technologies | JCI Tyco Security Products | Magtouch Electronics | MiRO Distribution | Ndlovu Fencing t/a Stafix Electric Fence and Security Centres | Nemtek | Powell Tronics | Progroup Manufacturing | Radio Data Communications | Rhyco Risk Projects | Ring | Suprema | Thorburn Security Solutions | ZKTeco

3DT Group of Companies



Service provider

To ensure that users are informed before an intruder breaks in, the 3DTaware series of surveillance sensor and information system introduces a new calibre of 3D ground surveillance capabilities that make the 3DTaware the optimal solution for detecting, tracking and responding to threats on the ground and in low-altitude airspace.

Contact: Larry Hurwitz

Tel: +27 81 519 6124

Active Track

Johannesburg, Pretoria, Polokwane, Witbank, Secunda, Rustenburg, Durban, Cape Town, East London


Active Track provides handheld personnel monitoring devices with GPS, GPRS, GSM, SMS and RFID capabilities. Each device has built-in panic and call-me functions which allows real-time communication with and support for staff. The devices are monitored by a 24-hour support centre and can be tracked remotely in real-time via cloud-based software.

Contact: Stephen Boulton

Tel: +27 11 551 1687

ADI Global Distribution

Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Cape Town, Bloemfontein, Port Elizabeth


ADI is a leading distributor of security and fire technology products, which has been around for over 21 years. ADI stocks everything from CCTV cameras to fire solutions, boasting the widest range of products in South Africa. ADI has 6 branches in South Africa and an Exports division.

Contact: Sales

Tel: +27 11 574 2500

Axis Communications SA

Cape Town, Durban

Distributors: ADI Global Distribution, Pinnacle, Duxbury Networking


Axis Communications’ perimeter protection solutions are the ideal fit for securing a residential estate. Its thermal cameras with built-in video analytics software can ‘see’ in complete darkness and provide automatic alerts when a person enters a predefined area within the camera’s field of view. This makes it possible to acknowledge suspect activity already before intrusion, and to visually verify what’s going on before taking relevant action.

Contact: Roy Alves

Tel: +27 11 548 6780

BetaTrac Telematic Solutions

Service provider

Supplier to the security guarding industry of AIMSS (Analytical Intelligent Mobile Security Systems), a powerful management guarding tool offering auto daily autonomous detailed reporting, weekly and monthly performance reports with charts. The system provides a unique playback breadcrumb trail including speed and non-movement by bar graph. BetaTrac also offers the RapidCam all-in-one, high-powered, IP55 rated compact bodycam integrated into a jacket with a 170 degree view and 20 hours endurance.

Contact: Keith Lawrence

Tel: +27 11 782 5335

Boomgate Systems

Cape Town


Boomgate Systems is a leading manufacturer of vehicle and pedestrian access control equipment, high security equipment and anti-terror products. Its offering comprises vehicle barriers, manual barriers, spike barriers, turnstiles of all types and finishes, static and removable bollards, and reusable rubber traffic islands.

Contact: Andre Rossouw

Tel: +27 11 674 4441

Bosch Building Technologies

Midrand (Head Office), Cape Town (Satellite Office)

Distributors: Refer to the dealer locator for region of Africa on


Bosch’s intelligent portfolio offers excellent thermal performance and built-in intelligent video analytics ensuring early detection in environments with limited vision due to poor lighting conditions, smoke, fog or complete darkness. This makes it ideal for outdoor use in mission-critical applications such as perimeter protection of secure residential estates.

Contact: Quintin van den Berg

Tel: +27 11 651 9600/4

Cathexis Technologies

Durban (Head Office), Centurion, Cape Town



Cathexis is a leading Video Management Software developer, specialising in surveillance solutions for the international market. Through its flagship product, CathexisVision, Cathexis has demonstrated how the intelligent use of surveillance software can go beyond security management – as a comprehensive business intelligence tool to enhance operational efficiencies.

Contact: Dene Alkema

Tel: +27 12 653 2222, +27 82 902 0202

Clearline Protection Systems

Distributors: Stafix, MiRO Distribution, Centurion Systems, Came BPT South Africa, Regal Distributors SA, Security & Communication Warehouse, Systeq, Simply Secure Security, National Security Solutions, Eagleview, HiTek Security



Clearline endeavours to supply the latest protection that will safely protect its customers’ equipment from the damaging effects of lightning and power surges. Clearline boasts over 30 years of design and supply experience of more than 300 specifically designed protection solutions for the power, telecommunications, security, CCTV, visual communication and consumer applications.

Contact: Tanya, Rakesh

Tel: +27 11 848 1100

ClickOn Communications


Service provider


Installer/system integrator

ClickOn Communications specialises in the design and implementation of electronic visitor and resident access control solutions including integrated dialling systems, card and biometric solutions, driver and vehicle licence scanners, cloud based access control portal and reporting facilities, bulk email and SMS communication, visitor preclearance access codes, and rental and maintenance services.

Contact: Mark Watt

Tel: +27 12 803 6783

Dahua Technology South Africa


Distributors: IDS, Security Warehouse, Reditron, Elvey


Dahua provides ANPR, access control, video intercom, intrusion alarm, emergency phone tower and CCTV surveillance. All parts are managed by Dahua’s professional control centre, and end-users can view their cameras remotely via server clients and smartphone app.

Contact: Fritz Wang

Tel: +27 72 628 6810

Dehn Africa

Distributors: Universal Lightning Protection & Earthing Services, Surgetek, ElectroMechanica, Technical Services & Projects, Pontins Earthing & Lightning Specialists, Advanced Lightning Protection


Dehn Africa offers a broad range of systems, products and services in the surge protection, lightning protection and earthing as well as safety equipment sectors. Dehn Africa reliably protects people, buildings and systems as well as electrical and electronic devices from the potentially devastating effects of lightning and surges.

Contact: Hano Oelofse

Tel: +27 11 704 1487


Durban (Head Office), Johannesburg, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Exports

Distributors: Extensive nationwide distribution network


Service provider

Installer/system integrator

Doculam offers a range of products that are commonly used in the estate security environment. Doculam’s guard monitoring systems, ID card printers for card issuance, access cards and ID consumables, mobile surveillance body worn cameras and standalone video bridges for extending existing CCTV systems all cater for an estate’s technology needs.

Contact: Shaun Stanley

Tel: +27 21 557 0666

Drensky Technologies

Installer/system integrator

Drensky Technologies provides complete solutions from design to installation and after sales service of energy efficient products. Its core business is the protection of electronic equipment and its product range includes UPS systems, automatic voltage regulators, battery backup, batteries, surge and lightning protection of electronic equipment, generators, solar systems, power analysis as well as trusted industrial wireless solutions.

Contact: Don Drensky

Tel: +27 31 940 4063


Greenstone, Johannesburg, East Rand, West Rand, Pretoria, Rustenburg, Bloemfontein, Polokwane, Nelspruit, Bellville, Cape Town, George, East London, Port Elizabeth, Durban, Namibia, Export


Elvey is a leading distributor of high quality electronic security solutions, offering a 360 degree approach to electronic security for your home and business through its approved installers. The company offers solutions that cover intruder detection, CCTV, access control, fire, electric fencing and integration.

Contact: Elvey

Tel: +27 11 401 6700

EOH Security and Building Technologies

Johannesburg, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Durban

Service provider

Installer/system integrator

EOH Security and Building Technologies is a wholly owned subsidiary of the parent company EOH, and is responsible for designing, supplying, installing and maintaining turnkey residential estate solutions. Its technical offering is backed up by a commitment to quality and customer satisfaction, ensuring maximum value to the end user long after the initial sale.

Contact: EOH Security and Building Technologies

Tel: +27 11 844 3200

Excellent ID (EXID)

Pretoria (Head Office)

Service provider

EXID is able to create customised solutions for a variety of applications that require accurate personal identification verification. These include a 2D SADL barcode scanner that allows users to instantly verify the credentials and identity of drivers for carefully controlled access, as well as for car rental and logistics.

Contact: Shaun van Tonder

Tel: +27 12 548 0940

Excellerate Services

Durban, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, East London, Richards Bay, Pietermaritzburg, Port Shepstone

System integrator

As a trusted South African security risk management specialist, Excellerate Services has a wide range of technologies and capabilities to manage an intelligence-driven, layered approach to residential estate security. Highly skilled people complement an arsenal of top-of-the-range technology and access control expertise, enabling Excellerate Services to deliver a fully integrated, customisable estate security solution.

Contact: Grant Frost

Tel: 0860 11 00 11

Forbatt SA

Johannesburg, Cape Town



Forbatt SA, known predominantly as a battery manufacturer, is the sole agent for world-class brands including Kedacom, TVT, NUUO and Peak Power. The company’s distribution channels stretch all over South Africa via its distribution partners.

Contact: Sales

Tel: +27 11 469 3598



Distributors: Contact the company for a list of accredited and certified channel partners


Organisations face complex security challenges and business risks. Understanding these challenges and responding with innovative solutions is the cornerstone of what Gallagher does. Gallagher creates and delivers integrated security solutions to meet the varying needs of customers, from basic access control, to critical sites with some of today’s highest security requirements.

Contact: Morne Grobler

Tel: +27 79 494 9147

Hikvision South Africa

Johannesburg (SA Head Office), Cape Town, Durban

Distributors: ADI Global, PinnSec, Regal Distributors SA, Sensor Security Systems


The heart of Hikvision’s mission is an unwavering focus on developing great partnerships, with the message that partnering with Hikvision means partnering with all the company has to offer. This way, Hikvision looks to ensure all its existing and prospective partners grow together, today and tomorrow. Hikvision is dedicated to developing the most advanced video surveillance technology in affordable, convenient and vitally effective packages for today’s security needs.

Contact: Janis Le Roux

Tel: +27 87 701 8113


Johannesburg as well as agents in Cape Town and Port Elizabeth

Service provider

IACT-Africa offers a unique and comprehensive set of PoPI Act and EU GDPR related products and services designed to enable organisations to prepare for compliance with these. It also offers Information Security products and services to complement these, and has experience in assisting residential estates in these areas through implementation projects.

Contact: John Cato

Tel: +27 10 500 1038



Distributors: Impro Technologies, Ideco Biometric Security Solutions, Gallagher Security, EOH


OT-Morpho is now IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world. Through Augmented Identity, IDEMIA empowers citizens and consumers alike to interact, pay, connect, travel and vote in ways that are now possible in a connected environment.

Contact: Nicolas Garcia

Tel: +27 83 268 8370


Cape Town, Pretoria, Durban


With the implementation and roll out of the Protection of Information (PoPI) Act, paper based access control registers are no longer compliant and will soon become obsolete. Identiscan has developed a modern solution for its replacement called Identiscan, a handheld mobile data terminal effective in scanning both motor vehicle and driver licences.

Contact: Jamie Bell

Tel: +27 72 123 8104

Impro Technologies

Johannesburg, Durban

Distributors: Access & Beyond, Elvey, Powell Tronics


Impro Technologies specialises in an array of access control solutions for residential estates. The company offers off-the-shelf solutions that can be tailored to specific needs with seamless integration including mobile offerings, long range readers, biometrics and more.

Contact: Mike Kidson

Tel: +27 11 469 5568

JCI Tyco Security Products


Distributors: Elvey, Pentagon Distribution


JCI Tyco Security Products offers a comprehensive range of traditional and cloud based access control, video, intrusion detection, home automation and smart home solutions, for not only the home but for general estate security, access and visitor management integration.

Contact: Ernest Mallett

Tel: +27 82 566 5274

Magtouch Electronics

Benoni, Randburg

Distributors: Doculam, Elvey, John Elliot, SESCOZA, TimeLine



Magtouch Electronics is a manufacturer and supplier of high-tech guard monitoring equipment. Simple to install and easy to use, Magtouch equipment keeps users up to date with what their guards are doing on site from any Internet-enabled device anywhere in the world.

Contact: Veronique Greyling

Tel: +27 11 524 0255

MiRO Distribution

Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Nelspruit


MiRO is a leading supplier of best-of-breed IP convergence products and services to the ICT and security markets. MiRO can assist with planning, training and supply of the latest in IP surveillance, wireless access control, biometrics, network infrastructure and wireless connectivity technology.

Contact: MiRO Sales

Tel: +27 12 657 0960

Ndlovu Fencing t/a Stafix Electric Fence and Security Centres

Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Centurion, Durban North, East Rand (Jet Park), East London, George, Kimberly, Klerksdorp, Nelspruit, North Rand (Kya Sand), Pietermaritzburg, Pinetown, Polokwane, Port Elizabeth, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Rustenburg, Somerset West, Upington, Vanderbijlpark, Vryheid, West Rand (Roodepoort).



Stafix Electric Fence and Security Centres is the southern African distributor of the international Stafix and JVA ranges of electric fence energisers. It is a South African owned company that is committed to providing its customer base with a choice of quality imported and locally manufactured products that meet all the electric fencing needs of the agricultural, wildlife, and perimeter security markets.

Contact: Shaun Williamson

Tel: +27 11 397 3507


Randburg, Edenvale, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Pinetown, Nelspruit, Upington

Distributors: National distribution footprint



Nemtek is a manufacturer and distributor of a high quality, comprehensive range of electric fencing products, offering a full spectrum of energisers and fencing products for industrial, commercial and residential applications.

Contact: Garreth Osborne

Tel: +27 11 462 8283/4

Powell Tronics

Cape Town (Head Office), Durban, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth


Powell Tronics is one of the industry’s chosen distributors for market-leading, innovative security technology. The company provides access to the world’s leading access control brands whilst specialising in visitor and contractor management solutions including PT Scan and PT Guest.

Contact: Mike Austen

Tel: +27 31 312 1405

Progroup Manufacturing


Installer/system integrator

Progroup manufactures and sells custom-designed control and security room consoles, specialised desks and interior fittings. The company also provides an installation service for control and security consoles and interior fittings.

Contact: Angelique Roos

Tel: +27 11 493 1545

Radio Data Communications

Branch in Edenvale. Representatives in Cape Town and Durban.

Distributors: Elvey, IDS – Inhep Digital Security, Nemtek, Peltco (Cape Town), SecuLogix (Nairobi), TPA Security Distributors

Service provider


Established in 1978, Radio Data Communications has supplied over 2 million communication devices, including VHF transmitter units, and has over 400 radio networks located in South Africa and around the world. GSM and SMS based systems for alarm communication are available, offering expanded features and coverage for alarm communication. In keeping with the focus on personal service, RDC offers a number of value added services including 24 hour, 365 days a year technical support.

Contact: Sales

Tel: +27 11 452 1471/2

Rhyco Risk Projects

Gauteng, Cape Town

Installer/system integrator

Rhyco is an electronic security, risk consulting and solutions company with local and international experience. The company provides quality services in the security industry for corporate, industrial, retail, manufacturing and housing estates. Rhyco provides a turnkey solution, from risk assessments to security equipment and fibre installations, integrations, testing and handover.

Contact: Gary Swart

Tel: +27 83 306 5499


Distributors: Axiz


Ring’s mission is to reduce crime in neighbourhoods by creating a ‘Ring of Security’ around homes and communities with its suite of home security products. The Ring product line, along with the Ring Neighborhoods network, enables Ring to offer affordable, proactive whole-home and neighbourhood security. The company’s motto is ‘With Ring, you’re always home’.

Contact: Gladwel Soko

Tel: +27 11 237 7000


Johannesburg, Nairobi

Distributors: Network across Africa. Contact company for details.



Suprema supplies some of the world’s best matching performance access terminals and software, suitable for residential estates and exclusive private homes, and distributed through its trusted partner channel. Leading edge APIs, device SDKs and development support allow for easy integration into existing or new access platforms. SA-based training, device repair and support enable superior service.

Contact: Paul Barnes/Suprema Team

Tel: +27 11 784 3952

Thorburn Security Solutions

Extensive national footprint

Service provider

Thorburn Security Solutions specialises in estate security, with the majority of its estate clientele classified as top 5-star establishments. Our ability to assess risk, evaluate safeguards, design and provide holistic and integrated solutions puts us at the forefront of this industry sector. The company is a Level 1 B-BBEE contributor, wholly owned by the Tsebo Solutions Group.

Contact: Reggie Griggs

Tel: +27 21 880 0015


Hartbeespoort, North West

Distributors: Regal Distributors SA, Security Warehouse, SBE International, EOH Security and Building Technologies, ERS Biometrics, RFIQ, Page Automation, Softcon Software Control Services, TimeTronics


ZKTeco is a globally renowned provider of security, access control and time management solutions. The company controls manufacturing, product design, component assembly, logistics/shipping, research and development – all under one roof. ZKTeco develops biometric technology in the mass commercial market in a cost-effective method to ensure efficient usage of biometric technology and provide effective solutions to help organisations improve management efficiency.

Contact: Hendrik Combrinck

Tel: +27 12 259 1047

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