Who we are

For more than a quarter of a century BAUER have been solving drive problems everywhere where electric drives with high torques are needed for plant and machinery. Specialization in gearedmotors has paid off for our customers and the company.

In 1984 Bauer South Africa was formed as a distributor and numerous factors have enabled us to grow. Precision and technical perfection of our gearedmotors are only one side of the coin.

The deciding factors are proving solutions to our customers problems, which we regard as a challenge to offer tailor-made comprehensive solutions. It is frequently understanding the operating conditions and our customers requirements which enables us as drive specialists to recommend the optimum drive solution. Whether it is difficult applications or economic solutions, you can be sure of our commitment to.

In 2002 Bauer South Africa was sold to Hudaco.

Our promise is to:

• Be recognized by our chosen market segments as the leading specialist solution provider of geared motors and related power transmission products in Southern Africa
• Become our customers benchmark for quality products, efficient quoting, on time delivery and excellent personalized service
• Provide a fast, efficient and quality repair service
• Develop strong long term relationship with our suppliers, customers and distributors
• Achieve attractive returns for our shareholders through optimized operational activities and efficient use of technology


Our vision is to:

• Create an environment where motivated people of high caliber and integrity, develop and work together to achieve our promises