DACT Incubation


Organisation: Downstream Aluminium Centre of Technology

The centre strives to provide the relevant infrastructure, including a manufacturing environment, where trainees can be effectively and safely trained to cast, manufacture and weld aluminium products. It also endeavours through training and mentoring to equip the graduates with the business skills and tools to enable them to establish their own sustainable businesses.


  • Product/process identification
  • Access to equipment, machine, tools and computers
  • Shared administrative services
  • Business assistance
  • Entrepreneurial culture development
  • Technical Training
  • Counselling, Coaching and Mentoring
  • Technology Transfer
  • Marketing and Commercialisation
  • Financial Matters and obtaining funding
  • Export readiness
  • Access to government information
  • Networking

Qualifying Entrepreneurs/Businesses:

  • Desire to start a business or need assistance to steer your business to success
  • Skills in the welding/fabrication/casting sector
  • South African*


Offices – Richard’s Bay, Kwa-Zulu Natal
Application Process – Online Enquiry

Contact Details

Website: http://www.dact.co.za
Telephone: 035 797 1500
Email: admin@dact.co.za
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