CFW Fans - Leaders in Fan Technology - Manufacturers of Industrial Fans and Air Systems
CFW Fans Company Profile     


CFW Fans (Pty) Ltd holds a respected market position in Southern Africa, specialising in the design, manufacture and distribution of fans to the industrial, mining, power generation and HVAC sectors.

The experience and knowledge gained since our establishment as Continental Fan Works in 1966 has positioned CFW as a supplier to major corporations in
Southern Africa and our fans are used in industrial applications worldwide.

The company offers: -
 Steel fabrication  A modern manufacturing facility occupying an area of 16000m
 Steel fabrication  An effective and documented quality system

 Steel fabrication  The ability to design, develop and engineer fans to exacting requirements

 Steel fabrication  A team of experienced sales engineers to assist in selecting the correct fan for a wide range of diverse applications

 Steel fabrication  Commitment to customer service and success

In addition to CFW Fans, the CFW group of companies includes CFW Environmental
(industrial ventilation & air pollution control systems), and CFW Projects (process air & electromechanical systems).

CFW Fans - Leaders in Fan Technology - Manufacturers of Industrial Fans

CFW Fans - Leaders in Fan Technology - Manufacturers of Industrial Fans


Product Design & Development
Product Design & Development

A wide range of documented, pre-engineered fans is available which have been designed and tested to ISO5801 1997 and BS848 Part 1 1963 & 1980 in our Research & Development facility.

Years of experience and close association with various authorities in the fields of Fluid Flow, Thermodynamics, Noise Control and Machine Design has contributed significantly to the pool of intellectual property held by the company.  

Custom fans for unique applications are designed and developed using structural and fluid dynamics and proprietary design software.


Our manufacturing facility is constantly upgraded to incorporate the latest manufacturing methods and CNC machinery (CAD/CAM Equipment) thus ensuring competitiveness, consistency & quality.

Facilities include:
 Steel fabrication Mild & stainless steel Plate and Sheetmetal Fabrication
 Steel fabrication CNC Lathes and Machining Centre
 Steel fabrication CNC Laser cutting system
 Steel fabrication CNC Forming
 Steel fabrication CNC Punching and Bending
 Steel fabrication Static & Dynamic Balancing
 Steel fabrication Flame Cutting & Welding (MMA, MIG/MAG & TIG)
 Steel fabrication Fan Testing Facility to ISO5801 test standard
 Steel fabrication Aluminium Foundry


The innovation and production of quality products that can withstand the rigours of modern industrial duty has been an essential building block in the success of CFW Fans.

Our quality control department establishes and maintains quality systems and procedures in accordance with ISO9001 guidelines. Our quality management system is audited annually. CFW Fans (Pty) Ltd is an SABS ISO 9001 quality management system certified company.

Customer Service
Customer Service

A solutions-driven sales approach, combined with dedication to after-sales service has gained CFW Fans the reputation of being a company that stands by its products.

From original enquiry through purchase order to after-sales service we remain committed to customer satisfaction.

A consulting service is offered to those customers requiring design assistance.

Products are distributed to our markets either directly from our Cape Town or Johannesburg depots or via well-established agencies in key areas.

Products & Services
Customer Service

 Steel fabrication  Centrifugal Fans (all types)
 Steel fabrication  High Pressure Centrifugal Blowers
 Steel fabrication  Heavy duty fans up to 4000mm
 Steel fabrication  Lateral Channel Blowers
 Steel fabrication  Axial Aerofoil Fans
 Steel fabrication  Bifurcated Fans
 Steel fabrication  Oven Plug Fans
 Steel fabrication  Roof Fans
 Steel fabrication  Plate Axial Fans 
 Steel fabrication  Propeller Fans
 Steel fabrication  On-site Dynamic Balancing & Condition Monitoring

Value Added Products
Customer Service

 Steel fabrication  Evaporative Coolers
 Steel fabrication  Dust collectors


CFW Fans Contact Details
Cape Town Head Office:   Tel: +27 (0)21 931 8331   Fax: +27 (0)21 931 3165
3 Parin Road, Parow Industria, P.O. Box 1542, Parow 7499, South Africa
Johannesburg Office:   Tel: +27 (0)11 452 5830   Fax: +27 (0)11 452 5132
4 Chilworth Road, Founders View North, Modderfontein, Gauteng, 1645, South Africa
CFW Fans Contact Details