Our Services

K.M.E  engineering works, suitable for reconditioning liquid ring vacuum pumps, roots blowers and slurry pumps, is situated in Umbogintwini, KZN.

We are therefore in a position to offer an excellent engineering service for these critical pieces of factory equipment. This is backed up by technical input, relating to destructive system conditions that are very often the root cause of pumps wearing out or breaking down in the first place.

We are in a position to ensure the best service and technical input for the following main product ranges:

  • Liquid Ring Vacuum Pumps
  • Roots Blowers
  • Slurry Pumps
  • Peristaltic Pumps
  • Rotary Vane Feeders
  • Mascual (Sugar Pumps)

With over 28 years in the fluid and air handling industry, K.M.E has an abundance of experience in both reconditioning of rotating equipment and advising on interventions that are required to eliminate degradation and break downs. This level of service gives our customers piece of mind.

Reconditioning & Spares Specialists

We provide engineering and technical consultation services for rotating equipment, specialising in vacuum pumps for, among others, the sugar industry. We offer our expert advice on equipment and system diagnosis and consultation on all aspects of system conditions, operating specifications, and possible adverse effects from existing conditions.

Service facility in Umbogintwini, Kwa-Zulu Natal.


Superior technical input relating to vacuum pump operation & reconditioning procedures.


On going research into systemic problems associated with vacuum pump stations in the Sugar & other industries.


On going research into methods to improve Planned Maintenance Programs for vacuum pump stations.


Advice and support for those end users that wish to carry out on site performance tests on two stage liquid ring vacuum pumps. Test data Submitted to KME is processed through our software and a scientific report is generated. The content of the report allows the end user to fairly accurately assess which vacuum pumps require reconditioning.

Contact K.M.E. today to find out how we can bring down your maintenance expenses and increase equipment lifespan.

Contact Us

Postal Address

P.O. Box 1742
Umhlanga Rocks
Durban - South Africa

Contact Us

Tel +27 (0)83 654 2844

SA - Head Office

45 Hilken Drive
Umhlanga Rocks
Kwa Zulu Natal
Durban - South Africa

UK - Sales Office

April Cottage
Hill Head
Tel: 07875 844 743