The South African Manufacturing Technology Demonstration Centre was established on 1 April 2008 as a non-profit company.
Our operations commenced during January 2009. We were initialised as a pilot facility based on the National Small Industries Corporation - NSIC (India) and Brazilian Service of Support for Micro and Small Enterprises – SEBRAE (Brazil) models born from the Tri-Nations Summit of August 2006. Our model was designed to provide entrepreneurs with business and technical skills development services to sustain business start-up activities.
The focus as a key role player in the incubation sphere of mixed manufacturing and green sector technologies is to: