Pinches Group is one of the leading manufacturers of principal equipment and handling products for abattoirs and rendering plants in Australia and overseas. Establish in 1947, Pinches has grown to encompass a range of specialist engineering companies, including Keith Engineering – the leading supplier of rendering equipment in Australia and New Zealand – and Proweld, a wholesale distributor of welding consumables in Australia.

In addition to servicing the meat processing industry, Pinches is at the forefront of new and emerging industrial drying and processing technologies. Pinches is one of leaders in the development of Super Heated Steam Technology internationally, having installed plants in New Zealand, Russia, USA and Belgium.