Nilfisk (SA) Pty) Ltd Silkfin Industrial was established in 1967 under the registered name Nilfisk (SA) (Pty) Ltd and was initially involved in sales and distribution of Nilfisk vacuum cleaners imported from Denmark.
Locally manufactured Nilfisk vacuum cleaner After a few years in trade, a manufacturing division was setup to manufacture a range of commercial vacuum cleaners for sale in South Africa.
Fully locally manufactured vacuum cleaner (GS80 & GSA) manufactured under the Silkfin banner.
Small Scale manufacture of foldaway washlines In 1995 a small manufacturing arm was started within the company to manufacture a foldaway washline.
Silkfin Industrial (Pty) Ltd The company name was changed from Nilfisk (SA) (Pty) Ltd to Silkfin Industrial (Pty) Ltd.