Shatterprufe® - Auto Glass Manufacturers and Distributors of the Nation

Established in 1935, Shatterprufe® is the leading supplier to the South African Automotive Replacement Glass (ARG) market.

Shatterprufe® is the only nationally based original equipment (OE) auto glass manufacturer

We supply auto glass products to:

  • BMW
  • GM South Africa
  • Ford
  • Mazda
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Renault
  • Toyota
  • Volkswagen

As the leading auto glass distributor of the country, we have three modern, automated manufacturing plants. The Struandale plant and Neave factory are located in Port Elizabeth and the Shatterprufe® plant in Ga-Rankuwa north of Pretoria produces laminated and toughened glass for national and international markets. Shatterprufe® has a staff complement of 1500 personnel and we manufacture over 1.6 million windscreens and 3.6 million tempered glass parts annually.

We are one of the few national auto glass manufacturers in the world that has the technology, equipment and skills to supply all the top global automotive brands. Over 6 million vehicles in South Africa are fitted with a Shatterprufe® supplied product. We manufacture over 5 million pieces of glass annually, 50% is distributed nation-wide and the other 50% is exported to the USA and Europe, which have the highest quality standards in the world. Our export product range consists of over 1500 windscreens and 3000 toughened rear glass and side glass parts.

Our Vision
Shatterprufe® will remain a recognised premium brand supplier of automotive glass to selected national and global markets.

Our Mission
Shatterprufe® will build a global premium brand through:

  • A commitment to our customers
  • An investment in technology
  • The investment in and retention of good people
  • A world class manufacturing philosophy
  • A culture of creativity, flexibility and rapid response

Our Values

  • Teamwork
  • Integrity
  • Creativity
  • Respect
  • Excellence

Business Management System

  • Quality
  • Safety
  • Health
  • Environment