About us

Established in 1994, FST Africa is one of the leading suppliers of quality fire suppression systems in South Africa and throughout the continent.

Fire and Security Techniques is a South African based manufacturer and distributor of high-tech automatic fire suppression systems, we are a dedicated supply and trade support company.  Our philosophy is to support both the installer with training, technical support, product, system commissioning, design and testing of suppression systems, whilst ensuring that the user has after sales service from our expert team of highly qualified personnel and distribution network.


This includes product support and full conformance to relevant health and safety, legislative and standard requirements. Through the range of services offered, as well as our strong design and after sales support for every system we supply, clients are assured of longevity for the installations.

In addition, we reach most of the continent and offer some unique features in our product range with regards to adapting to the challenges presented in Africa.

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FST will continue to apply integrity and honour in building and consolidating relationships with suppliers, customers and institutions. In all our business dealing we continue to embrace the concept of ‘Mutual Benefit” where relationships can be sustained in the long term if it is profitable to both parties. To demonstrate in action and deed our commitment to the expansion of trade with our African neighbours.

To provide speedy and efficient service support to all our customers and meaningful product support and ensure that pricing and design capabilities are in-house. To offer training courses in all our products so that service providers know ‘How it works’ and ‘how to apply.’ To ensure our staff share in our success and are clear in the company objectives whilst aware that behaviour reflects directly on the company. To continue to offer macro- marketing strategies that can bolster growth potential to the fire security market.

Expert Advisory

Customer Driven

In - house design & manufacturer

Our products hold global approvals ensuring all equipment meets the highest safety standards

Hanlie Truter

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Commercial & Operations Manager

Neil Hughes

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Andrew Crichton

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Production Manager

Be a part of our network

There is no one fire suppression solutions fits all as each risk has unique characteristics and needs. A good fire suppression system should be sustainable and supported throughout its life.


That's why so many end users are turning to our network of SOLUTION PROVIDERS for their fire suppression system needs.


From Cape to Cairo we connect, support, train and guide a networks of independent SOLUTION PROVIDERS all the way from concept to finalisation.



We serve the whole of Africa and by means of a skill transfer are providing strategic local fill and recharge facilities throughout Africa. We are also inviting application for prospective SERVICE DISTRIBUTORS in major locations.





Customer  Driven







Tel. 012-621-9400

42 Sarel Baard Cres, Rooihuiskraal, Centurion, 0157

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Monday - Thursday 7:00 - 16:00 


Friday 7:00 - 14:30