Efficiency is doing things right, 

by doing the right things.

An investment in Africa's Process Management Industry


The broad diversity of skills and experience that exist within the OFT team means that we not only listen to our client's needs but also have the resources available to offer them solutions that improve their productivity and reduce their risk and operating costs whether process, project or procurement related.


Our core services are aligned with supplying cost effective Products, Training and Project Services to our clients across Africa, focusing on Food and Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Dairy, Brewing and Food Processing Plants. 

Our privately owned Group, based in Port Elizabeth, South Africa was originally established during 1994 and has grown from its humble beginning into a value driven organization with offices based in South Africa, Kenya, Mozambique, Zambia, and Namibia.

GeoChem is a South African specialist Chemical Manufacturer producing industrial cleaning, maintenance, and specialty chemical products. GeoChem also provides Contract Manufacturing and Filling services to Third Parties. GeoChem’s Institutional and Laundry products are widely used in Industry and carry a wide range of both local and international accreditations.

The Shield range of Chemical Detergents and Disinfectants, have been specifically designed to meet the stringent Food Safety Requirements of the modern day Food Processing, Dairy, Brewing and Beverage Plants.

WPM is the Water Process Management division and is based in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa and provides a wide-range of services within the water industry. Our primary focus is on medium to large rated Water Plant Design, Sales and Installation with the assistance of our preferred International Technology and OEM Manufacturing Partners.

Since commencing operations during 2004 as a specialist Engineering and Piping Contracting company, Ocean Legacy Marine Engineering has evolved into a specialized manufacturing concern, providing technical services, product and manufacturing capabilities to service the needs of our clients across Africa.

The Aquaneering Group project commenced operations during 2004 as a Campus Skills Transfer incubator project by the OFT Group, to develop a unique Engineering and Manufacturing Facility. The Aquaneering projects objective is to provide centralized access to small to medium sized businesses regarding Design, Engineering, Fabrication, Piping and associated Water Treatment Services. 

OPC Cleaning Systems, design, supply and install premium quality open plant cleaning solutions for the food and beverage industry. Our expert team, engineer custom solutions based on our client's specific requirements. Our premium quality products ensure reliable, efficient, hygienic solutions, ultimately saving you time and resources.

GEA is a world-class leader in dairy farm equipment for farms of all sizes and technologies around the globe. In order to keep up with the fast-paced changes in the dairy farming and labour ecosystem, GEA offers dairy farmers an array of solutions to maximize their productivity and milk quality.

Our Core Business Sectors


The OFT Group provides its members with Centralized Corporate Governance, Management, and Business Support Services through its subsidiary OFT Holdings, while Technical Projects Management Consulting is provided through OFT Projects.


The OFT Group has four core areas of business investment.



Exceeding the demands 

of Maritime Engineering.



Efficiency is doing things right, by doing the right things.



Energy and persistence 

alter all things.



Touching lives, ensuring a better tomorrow.