SAABC visit to Foxtec-Ikhwezi

04 October 2019

The South African Automotive Benchmarking Club (SAABC)  hosted a study tour at Foxtec-Ikhwezi in East London, on 4 October 2019. Aligned with pillar 6 of the South African Automotive Masterplan that addresses technology and associated skills development, our study tour hosts are firms that are investing for the future, are advancing their skill set and are seeking innovative ways to maintain competitiveness.

Why Join us?

The SAABC study tour programme creates a platform for participants to gain practical insights to address a continually changing operating environment. Through the programme, participants will be challenged and inspired to reflect on their own internal programmes that drive continuous improvement, competitiveness and growth.

A future-focused industry expert will also contribute to this topic.

About Foxtec-Ikhwezi

Foxtec-Ikhwezi manufactures and supplies high volume forged aluminium products with an extremely high degree of process capability, precision and quality. Foxtec-Ikhwezi currently supplies Mercedes Benz with suspension components for the world market.

The programme included:


Host firm presentation


Thought leader/academic presentation


Firm tour

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