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SCRUBUP TIME : Wits Student Pathology Society for 2019 are looking smart in their new Scrub gear, sponsored by Labotec. The team who make it all happen are : Front Row (Left-Right): Makgotso Mogafe, Chloé Howell, Amy Holden, Taskeen Mather (Vice-President), Elaine Pienaar (President), Mariambibi Patel, Simoné Budler, Kaashifa Gathoo. Back Row (Left-Right): Wamkelwe Khathi, […]


….and the winner of the Elga Dino Competition with entries from all over the world was won by a SOUTH AFRICAN LAB!!! Congratulations to Carien Muller from Onderstepoort Veterinary Academy – Animal Clinical Studies. She wins for the lab a year’s supply of consumables for their Elga Medica R7-15, plus chocolates flown in from the […]

WIN Quest To Find The Oldest ROTAVAPOR In The Land

Who has the oldest Büchi ROTAVAPOR in the country?  We were on a quest to find the oldest working Rotary Evaporator from the Swiss manufacturers Büchi, who are renowned for quality systems and lasting attributes worldwide.  They are also the inventors of the modern day evaporators. We believe we have finally found it.  Congratulations to […]

Celebrating 55 Years, Labafrica & Smurf Winners

WEB Labafrica group - Labafrica & Smurf Winners

This year, Labotec celebrated its 55 year anniversary.  The company was established in 1960, as one of the first laboratory supply companies in South Africa, and has since supplied a diverse range of sectors with laboratory equipment and analytical instruments.  In August this year, Labotec attended the LabAfrica bi annual show, an international event in […]

NEW – Labotec is Offering Service Level Agreements on New Equipment

NEW - Labotec is Offering Service Level Agreements on New Equipment

Labotec has just introduced a new customer support program to help protect the value of your investment. The Technical Service Level Agreements (SLA) program has been launched to help save on maintenance costs, eliminate breakdowns, reduce downtime and offer peace of mind. The SLA’s include full comprehensive servicing and repairs, including spare parts for up […]

Labotec Loving Penguins

African Penguin with Artificial Penguin home - Credit Dyer Island Conservation Trust

African Penguin with Artificial Penguin home – Credit Dyer Island Conservation Trust The Dyer Island Conservation Trust in Gansbaai, Western Cape has been officially involved in the conservation of the endangered African Penguin since 2006 with their unique housing project forming part of the biodiversity management plan for this species. Their latest project is very […]

Drying and Curing with Labotec Industrial Oven

Drying and Curing with Labotec Industrial Oven

The more volumous 2000 litre Labotec Industrial Drying Ovens found in mining, pharmaceutical and general industry applications can be used for drying, curing and ageing operations and has more space to fit in more load. Recently, Labotec supplied a client in the Military Industry with a new 2000 litre oven for their assembly plant. The […]

Labotec Moisture Academy

Labotec Moisture Academy

Labotec hosted a Moisture Academy with guest speaker, Arthur Martel from Sartorius in Germany, which took place at three locations around the country.  Arthur Martell spoke about the basics of thermogravimetric moisture analysis, methodologies and procedures that should be used to evaluate moisture content in products. The talk was represented by a myriad of delegates […]

It’s About Fusion Cuisine – Labotec Staff Challenge

It's About Fusion Cuisine - Labotec Staff Challenge

Labotec teambuilding took on a different challenge this year with the staff being lured out of the office with the promise of delicious food.  The twist was that they had to create and cook it themselves and produce a delicious fusion of Afro-Euro cuisine in a Masterchef style competition, which took most out of their […]

New Range Price Competitive Ultrasonic Cleaners

Labotec ultrasonic cleaners

Labotec has a new range of Scienttech Ultrasonic cleaners for effectively cleaning micro particles from a wide scope of products. All tanks are manufactured from long lasting 304-stainless steel, and equipped with variable frequency and power settings. These units have an extremely good price to performance ratio. The Scientech Ultrasonic are especially useful for cleaning […]