MELCO GAUGES and MELCO ENGRAVING SUPPLIES were both founded in 1970.

MELCO GAUGES manufacturer and supplier Measuring, Indicating and Controlling Instruments. MELCO ENGRAVING SUPPLIES supplier and installer of the world renowned GRAVOTECH (formerly Gravograph) engraving equipment in the Southern African region.

MELCO GAUGES, well known for supplying a wide range of high-quality Thermometers, Pressure Gauges and Ancillary products under their own brand name, is well established in the market. MELCO gauges are suited for most industrial and commercial applications.

Being appointed as the official GRAVOTECH engraving equipment distributor from the early days, MELCO ENGRAVING SUPPLIES have installed a great number of machines in the market over the years, proving to be the preferred equipment for reliability and quality. These machines have been installed at companies like Siemens, Anglo Platinum, ESKOM, City of Cape Town, Louis Vuitton, Cartier and Samsung, to name a few, making us the preferred supplier for both local and global companies.

In an attempt to supply additional products to our engraving customers, MELCO ENGRAVING SUPPLIES also imported and distributed a wide range of medals and NEW design trophies to the African market.

In 2010 Melco Gauges and Melco Engraving Supplies amalgamated into one company: MELCO INSTRUMENTATION.

At the beginning of 2016, Melco Instrumentation was appointed as the official distributor of the TECHNIFOR range of Traceability and Marking solutions designed and manufactured by the GRAVOTECH GROUP. The world leading TECHNIFOR machines can supply a solution for any company that requires permanent, fast and reliable marking and/or traceability on their products. Providing worldwide solutions in the automotive, aerospace & industrial industries including companies like BMW, TOYOTA, FAURECIA, NASA, XYLEM to name a few.


In 2016 the Board of Directors of Melco Instrumentation commenced with the planning of their BBBEE policies and transformation and in 2017 implemented this milestone by establishing MELCO U SASAZO (Pty) LTD.

51% owned by a BBBEE trust, MELCO U SASAZO BBBEE TRUST of which the beneficiaries are solely made up by the previous disadvantage staff of Melco Instrumentation and Melco U Sasazo.

In 2020 the process was finalised and implemented and now MELCO U SASAZO (Pty) Ltd is the OFFICIAL AND SOLE commercial and distribution entity for ALL products imported and manufactured by Melco Instrumentation.

MELCO U SASAZO (Pty) Ltd is a proudly LEVEL 2 BBBEE company with a 125% procurement recognition level.

Since 2020 MELCO U SASAZO (Pty) Ltd has been supplying products and service at the same level as Melco Instrumentation had done for the past 50 years.

For further info and to fulfil all your product needs, please contact our business partner MELCO U SASAZO (Pty) Ltd by visiting their website www.melcomus.co.za


Gauges, Thermometers, Engraving Equipment