Poretech was started in December 1988 by Leon De Jager after he was offered the Micromeritics distributorship. Micromeritics is Poretech’s main supplier and Poretech has the sole agency for Sub-Saharan Africa.
The Hunterlab sole agency representation was given to Poretech in 1993 for the sub-Saharan Africa division. Later that year the Horiba agency for Air and Water Pollution monitoring in Botswana and Sub-Saharan African countries was added.
In 2006 Charles Noakes was appointed as a Sales Engineer after completing his B-Tech in Chemistry, in 2016 Charles was promoted to General Manager and in March 2019 Leon retired and Charles acquired Leon’s shares in the company.
Poretech grew from 2 employees to 6 employees from 2006 to 2017.
In May 2019 Poretech moved to its new office in Ruimsig.
- Build and maintain honest relationships with our clients.
- Continuously working with our suppliers to provide working solutions to our customers ever changing needs.
- Continuously proved training and support to our clients locally and internationally to ensure that the highest quality data can be obtain.
- Keep on providing excellent service and support throughout the whole of Sub-Saharan Africa and to strive to find even higher levels of services and support than what Poretech already offers.