As African airless is a vital part of Gerbers 4wd we are responsible for the research and development of all off-road products to suite the needs of our clients. If you need any customised work done to your vehicle we are the guys that will design it for you to ensure the product that you need will be practical and economical. As we are on the same premises as Gerbers 4wd it is so much easier to understand what the needs are and design accordingly. CNC punching machines, CNC bending machines, MIG and TIG welding. We have in the manufacturing of off-road accessories and equipment.
Our African Airless© Fuel and Water tanks are built from the finest raw materials, but inside they have unique venting paths which ensure your 45 litre tank actually carries 45 litres of fuel, not 40 litres of fuel and 5 litres of useless air. These fine details will serve you well in the short and long term, these are not vehicles you would want to swop out every other year, they are for the long haul, to build a relationship of trust and confidence that you need when you're out there.
The facility in Benoni is well positioned next to major arterial roads and the international airport. Their principle supplies are mostly sourced within a convenient thirty kilometre radius. Gerber's supply chains are simple and well proven over the many years of relationship they share with their supply partners. Gerber's custom built workshops have capacity for numerous custom conversions per week .The workshops are situated on a 2350 square meter stand with workshops of 1250 square meters and an additional 50 square meters of office space. Staffed by an experienced 26 man technical team and supported by own transport and administrative personnel. The workshops are fully equipped in terms of welding (arc, argon and CO2) machining, pressing and finishing.
Gerber's is a well balanced blend of expertise and personal service. Even today the senior management is to be found on the workshop floor, if you want to speak to the boss it's most likely you'll do it via a cordless phone from somewhere inside the work in progress. Wouter Gerber is a man of old fashioned honour and as far as he's concerned, serving his clients is his first priority, for him this is best done in a hands-on way. These are the reasons Gerber's have developed the reputation that they have, no one seems to be able to find any reason to change that.