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About us

Innovation beyond boundaries

MECAD Systems is your gateway to innovation. Explore our story of crafting solutions, where technology meets expertise, shaping a future of limitless possibilities.

About us

Innovation beyond boundaries

MECAD Systems is your gateway to innovation. Explore our story of crafting solutions, where technology meets expertise, shaping a future of limitless possibilities.

About us

Innovation beyond boundaries

MECAD Systems is your gateway to innovation. Explore our story of crafting solutions, where technology meets expertise, shaping a future of limitless possibilities.

Our story

Tracing our legacy

Megkon Logo

CEO Ben Terblanche founded MEGKON with the purpose of selling CAD/CAM systems for personal computers.

1986

Mastercam Logo

MEGKON became the first reseller of Mastercam in South Africa, pioneering advanced manufacturing solutions in the region.

Learn more1987

SigmaNEST Logo

Ben Terblanche developed SigmaNEST as a revolutionary nesting software that optimises material usage in manufacturing processes.

Learn more1993

MECAD Systems LogoMECAD Systems was formed after a split between MEGKON Incorporated and MEGKON Systems.

This symbolised a commitment to progress and innovation in mechanical engineering.

1993

SOLIDWORKS Logo

MECAD Systems became the official SOLIDWORKS Reseller for Sub-Saharan Africa, contributing to the growth and integration of SOLIDWORKS in the region.

Learn more1996

MECAD Manufacturing Logo

MECAD Manufacturing was established to provide end-to-end manufacturing solutions, bridging the gap between design and production.

Learn more2012

MECAD Technologies Logo

MECAD Technologies was established to drive technological advancements.

From FEA/CFD to programming, our expert consultation team will offer solutions tailored to your unique needs.

Learn more2021

MC Technology Staffing Logo

MECAD expanded its integrated solutions portfolio by establishing MC Technology Staffing - a recruitment agency specialising in the design, engineering, and manufacturing sectors.

Learn more2022

MECAD Academy Logo

MECAD Academy is a dynamic learning platform that enables individuals and engineering professionals to improve their skills - fostering the growth of the next generation of CAD/CAM experts.

Learn more2023

Our story

Tracing our legacy

Megkon Logo

CEO Ben Terblanche founded MEGKON with the purpose of selling CAD/CAM systems for personal computers.

1986

Mastercam Logo

MEGKON became the first reseller of Mastercam in South Africa, pioneering advanced manufacturing solutions in the region.

Learn more1987

SigmaNEST Logo

Ben Terblanche developed SigmaNEST as a revolutionary nesting software that optimises material usage in manufacturing processes.

This symbolised a commitment to progress and innovation in mechanical engineering.

Learn more1993

MECAD Systems Logo

MECAD Systems was formed after a split between MEGKON Incorporated and MEGKON Systems.

This symbolised a commitment to progress and innovation in mechanical engineering.

1993

SOLIDWORKS Logo

MECAD Systems became the official SOLIDWORKS Reseller for Sub-Saharan Africa, contributing to the growth and integration of SOLIDWORKS in the region.

Learn more1996

MECAD Manufacturing Logo

MECAD Manufacturing was established to provide end-to-end manufacturing solutions, bridging the gap between design and production.

Learn more2012

MECAD Technologies Logo

MECAD Technologies was established to drive technological advancements.

From FEA/CFD to programming, our expert consultation team will offer solutions tailored to your unique needs. 

Learn more2021

MC Technology Staffing Logo

MECAD expanded its integrated solutions portfolio by establishing MC Technology Staffing - a recruitment agency specialising in the design, engineering, and manufacturing sectors.

Learn more2022

MECAD Academy Logo

MECAD Academy is a dynamic learning platform that enables individuals and engineering professionals to improve their skills - fostering the growth of the next generation of CAD/CAM experts.

Learn more2023

Our story

Tracing our legacy

Megkon Logo

CEO Ben Terblanche founded MEGKON with the purpose of selling CAD/CAM systems for personal computers.

1986

Mastercam Logo

MEGKON became the first reseller of Mastercam in South Africa, pioneering advanced manufacturing solutions in the region.

Learn more1987

MECAD Systems Logo

MECAD Systems was formed after a split between MEGKON Incorporated and MEGKON Systems.

This symbolised a commitment to progress and innovation in mechanical engineering.

1993

SOLIDWORKS Logo

MECAD Systems became the official SOLIDWORKS Reseller for Sub-Saharan Africa, contributing to the growth and integration of SOLIDWORKS in the region.

Learn more1996

MECAD Manufacturing Logo

MECAD Manufacturing was established to provide end-to-end manufacturing solutions, bridging the gap between design and production.

Learn more2012

MECAD Technologies Logo

MECAD Technologies was established to drive technological advancements.

From FEA/CFD to programming, our expert consultation team will offer solutions tailored to your unique needs. 

Learn more2021

MC Technology Staffing Logo

MECAD expanded its integrated solutions portfolio by establishing MC Technology Staffing - a recruitment agency specialising in the design, engineering, and manufacturing sectors.

Learn more2022

MECAD Academy Logo

MECAD Academy is a dynamic learning platform that enables individuals and engineering professionals to improve their skills - fostering the growth of the next generation of CAD/CAM experts.

Learn more2023

Our values

MECAD's guiding principles

Our values

MECAD's guiding principles

Our values

MECAD's guiding principles

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Commitment
to understand

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Vigorously
passionate

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Value quality
and excellence

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Boldness

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Innovative
initiative

Icon showcasing a person sitting in front of a computer with their harms stretched out to represent our enthusiastic service..

Enthusiastic
service

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Inspiring
confidence

Our mission statement

Enabling companies to thrive

Our mission statement

Enabling companies to thrive

Our mission statement

Enabling companies to thrive

Enabling companies to thrive by supplying engineering software technology and services, through mutually beneficial business relationships!

Enabling companies to thrive by supplying engineering software technology and services, through mutually beneficial business relationships!

Enabling companies to thrive by supplying engineering software technology and services, through mutually beneficial business relationships!

Join the MECAD team

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Business Development Executive

Company based in Cape Town is looking for a Business Development Executive (BDE) to join their team.

Pre-Sales Engineer

Company based in Centurion Gauteng is looking for a Pre-Sales Engineer to join their team.

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Not Seeing Your Ideal Job?

We’re always on the lookout for unique talent. Send us your CV and we’ll
get in touch when we have an opening that matches your expectations.

Open application

Not Seeing Your Ideal Job?

We’re always on the lookout for unique talent. Send us your CV and we’ll get in touch when we have an opening that matches your expectations.