About Simera Africa
Simera Africa (Pty) Ltd is a BBBEE Level 2 entity company and is the specialist engineering consultancy and bespoke product development arm of the Simera Group. Our expertise ranges from advanced structural engineering, including simulation and optimisation, to prototype production and testing, all executed within a structured Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) environment. We are a team of highly qualified mechanical, mechatronic and electronic engineers and technicians, supported by experienced technical and business management. As part of the Simera group, we can also draw from the extensive experience of resources in the sister companies of the group.
Simera has a track record of successful product development activities, executed locally and globally, that spans more than a decade. We have established an extensive supplier and partner network, enabling us to offer a reliable and competitive turnkey service. This ecosystem is available to our clients when they partner with us. We use class-leading product development tools for modelling and simulation, whilst ensuring that our clients' baseline IP remains defined and protected in a secure Product Lifecycle Management environment.
Our client's range from enterprises to start-ups as our value offering is scalable to fit our clients' unique project or operational requirements. We focus on lean and efficient execution and believe in making the client part of the Simera team.
Digital Twin Modelling
Advanced 3D design and simulation, using industry-leading CAD and Finite Element Analysis tools, are our foundational skills. These continue to form an integral part of Simera's value proposition to clients and have been enhanced with digital modelling of processes to improve the performance of factories, workshops and systems.
Product Lifecycle Management
Maintain a clear thread from requirements to design features whilst ensuring all product and process intellectual property is captured in a secure, easily referenceable digital environment. We specialize in onboarding clients on this digital journey. We frequently implement a “Sharpa” model, where we help and handover key skills whilst working alongside our clients.
Turnkey System Development
Using tailored Design Thinking, Systems Engineering and Project Management methods, we assist clients to transform ideas into reality. You know what you need, we can help you develop it.
Example industry sectors:
Space, Aerospace and Defence
Transport and Bulk Handling
Agriculture and Environmental Science
Medical Device manufacturers
Machine Vision systems
Example Projects & Capabilities