The Technology Station in Clothing and Textiles (TSCT) is located at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), Bellville Campus. The TSCT was established to provide innovation support to SMEs in the clothing and textile industry to become more competitive.

According to UN 2018 Revision of the World Urbanization Prospects data, the global rural population is now close to 3.4 billion and is expected to rise slightly and then decline to 3.1 billion by 2050. Africa and Asia are home to nearly 90% of the world’s rural population in 2018. India has the...

A telescopic mechanism is a movement of one part sliding out from another, usually for lengthening or shortening purposes of an object from its rest state, while, the pins lock system is mainly used for rapid manual assembly and disassembly of an object, by use of quick release pins mechanism to...

The invention includes designing, manufacturing and testing of pneumatic actuated prosthetic foot. This prosthetic foot will assist the users in pushing off during locomotion, by utilizing pressurised air to produce a net positive force during the push-off stage of gait. All of this will be achieved...

Directech (Pty) Ltd is a mechatronics innovation and development company that specialises in bespoke industrial turnkey solutions, comprising of robotic solutions, machine building solutions, automated guided vehicle solutions, telemetry (smart city/factory) systems, and packaging solutions.

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The TIA Seed Fund objective is to assist innovators at higher education institutions and Small, Medium and Micro-sized Enterprises (SMMEs) to advance their research outputs and ideas to develop prototypes, proof of concepts and business cases.