Today. Tomorrow. Beyond

Welcome to MECAD Systems – Your trusted software solutions partner. We’re authorised SOLIDWORKS® and 3DEXPERIENCE resellers, bringing expertise to your design, engineering, and manufacturing processes.

About us

Your trusted partner

Since 1986, we have been a trusted partner to South Africa’s top engineering companies.

We provide innovative CAD solutions for mechanical, structural, and materials engineering challenges.

Our goal is to enable your business with cutting-edge technology and seamless integration.

Discover the difference with MECAD Systems.

Our products

Your advanced engineering suite

Design and Engineering

  • 2D CAD DraftSight
  • SOLIDWORKS Simulation
  • SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation
  • SOLIDWORKS Plastics
  • SOLIDWORKS Electrical
  • Specialised and Productivity

Manufacturing and Production


  • SOLIDWORKS Inspection


Data Management


Marketing and Sales

  • SOLIDWORKS Visualize
  • SOLIDWORKS Composer

Cloud Design and Collaboration

  • SOLIDWORKS Cloud Offer
  • SOLIDWORKS with Cloud Services
  • 3DExperience SOLIDWORKS

Entrepreneurs and Startups

Are you an entrepreneur looking for an exciting journey?

The SOLIDWORKS® for Entrepreneurs program is the solution you need!


Our SOLIDWORKS Academia Program supports your academic journey with tools, resources, and community support.

Our services

How we can help you

Improve your skills

Elevate your team’s expertise through our friendly training programs, making engineering software easy to master.

We're here to help

Rely on our dedicated support team for quick and friendly assistance, ensuring your operations run smoothly.

Enhance with consultancy

Elevate your designs through our expert consultancy services. Get in touch today!

Our advantage

Why you should choose us


Trusted by Industry Leaders

With a legacy spanning decade, we’ve earned your trust. Our commitment to reliability and integrity makes us your trusted source for software solutions and support.


World-Class Software Portfolio

Our world-class software portfolio empowers businesses for success. Elevate your capabilities with the best-in-class software solutions that drive innovation and productivity.


Solutions That Deliver Results

Our robust solutions empower businesses to excel. With a commitment to strength and reliability, we provide solutions engineered to deliver exceptional results every time.


Client-Centric Support

We’re here to support you every step of the way. Our client-centric approach ensures you receive exceptional assistance and personalised support to achieve your goals.

Our blog

Latest news and updates

21 November 2023

Exciting Enhancements in SOLIDWORKS 2024

SOLIDWORKS 2024: Transforming design with time-saving features like version control, intuitive dimensions, and efficient sheetmetal tools.

5 September 2023

Decoding Electromagnetics with SIMULIA

Master electromagnetics effortlessly with SIMULIA. From communication systems to machinery, it simplifies complex simulations!

4 August 2023

Save Time with Share and Markup

Improve design collaboration with SOLIDWORKS Cloud Services. Instantly share, mark up, and receive feedback seamlessly across devices, hassle-free!

Join to succeed!

Follow the example of our customers and elevate your business to new heights.