Winches Winders Hoists

We are a South African Engineering Company and Supply Local and Internationally

Industry Leading Lifting Solutions

Abacus Engineering Solutions is a World Leader in the Design and Manufacturing of Lifting and Winching Equipment for all Industries

What our Customers Say about us

  • “ABACUS supplied Professional Engineered Solutions to our Project requirements, through their custom designed winch products.”

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Electric Winches

Choose from our Standard Range Electric Winches or tell us what you want to do with the Electric Winch and we will make sure the Electric Winch we Supply you works for the job!

Hydraulic Winches

Any of our Winches can be selected as a Hydraulic Winch. 

Mine Winches / Underground Winches

Whether you mine small scale or large scale, we have over 85 years of accumulative experience in the Mining Industry. Call us for any Mine Winch

Shaft Sinking Winders

Quote, Design and Manufacture of any Shaft Sinking Winder. 

Take-up Winches

We do Electric Takeup Winches, whether its automated takeup winches or manual motorised takeup winches. We do conveyor analysis on conveyors to calculate the correct Conveyor Tensioning System

Man Riding Winches

For all Man Riding Applications, Construction Lifts, Shaft Hoists, General Lift Hoists - Contact Abacus for a Solution

Forestry Winches

We design and supply winches to pull logs and timber from as far as 1000m

Winches for pulling Electrical Cables

Abacus can supply any winch required for the application of wire pulling for electrical cable installations


Custom Winches Designed and Manufactured in South Africa

Custom Winches

Application Designed and Winches 

Custom Control Systems

Custom Designed Winches will do the job as required by the application

Budget Focused

Custom Designed winches not only for the application, but for the budget as well. 

Winches South Africa

Abacus Winches - Sheave Wheels

Horizontal Sheave Wheels

From 6 Ø  Rope size to 72 Ø  Rope Size

*Double Sheaves also available on order

Vertical Sheave Wheels

Did you know we keep stock on Popular models?

We Design and Manufacture any size Sheave Wheel

*Double Sheaves also available on order

Special Sheave, lance pipe

Special Sheaves

Need a special design? No Problem, tell us what you need 

We make sure the winch you order work for your Application

Electric Winches

Application fit Control Systems

Winch control panels, Winch control systems, winch vsd control,vsd, electric winch control system

Electrical Control Panels

The Electrical Control Systems is part of the Custom Winch Build


We respect delivery deadlines

Capstan Winches

capstan winch

Electrical Capstan Winch

Capstan Winches to Specification

Single Phase Captstan Winches

Winches for 220v electrical supply

Contact Us

Call us now to Order

Abacus Engineering Solutions (PTY) Ltd

1 Kruger Street, Strydompark, Randburg, South Africa

+27 11 791 2549

Abacus Winches

A Division of Abacus Engineering Solutions 

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