Suppliers to industry since 1961

Contact Details

Head Office:
Unit 1 / 350 Torrens Road
Croydon Park 5008
South Australia

Postal address:
P.O. Box 150
Kilkenny 5009
South Australia

Phone: +61 8 8348 9999
Fax: +61 8 8268 2900

High Performance Cutting tools Hotline: +61 8348 9988


About MESA

Machine Shop Equipment Agencies (MSEA) was established in 1990, and is a wholly owned subsidary of Asteg Engineering Supplies Pty Ltd, with its registered office located in Adelaide, South Australia.

MSEA is the import and wholesale distribution division of Asteg Engineering Supplies Pty Ltd. The division was established to assist our numerous overseas suppliers in differenciating Asteg Engineering Supplies Pty Ltd with non related Australian companies that use the company name of "Asteg".

MSEA imports high quality, high performance cutting tools, dimensional measuring equipment, machine tools, and machine tool accessories from leading international manufacturers from the U.S.A., U.K., Japan, Switzerland, and Germany. Some of these manufacturers and products are listed below.

ASTEG / (MSEA) Brands

Asteg / (MSEA) represent, and stock a broad range of tooling and equipment sourced from leading International manufacturers from, Australia, U.S.A., U.K., Switzerland, Germany and Japan.

The following outlines the products of some of these key manufacturers.

Mahr is a world leader in the development and manufacturer of dimensional metrology equipment. With their manufacturing facilities located in Germany (Esslingen and Goettingen) and the USA (Mahr Federal), Mahr specialises in non contact measurement as well as, surface roughness measurement, contour measurement, form and roundness measurement, calibration and precision length measurement equipment.


SGS Tool Company offer a full range of leading-edge, high-performance cutting tools including, carbide drills, carbide end mills, carbide burrs, carbide reamers and carbide routers. SGS have developed a range of cutting tools which allow for the complexities of high-speed machining with particular focus upon the Aerospace, Automotive, Mold & Die, and Production Machining Applications.

Asteg has a large stock holding of SGS product at our Adelaide warehouse.


Master Tools is an Italian based manufacturer of quality high performance high speed steel and carbide cutting tools, including "application specific taps", parabolic flute drills, milling cutters, reamers, countersinks and counterbore cutters.

Asteg stock a large range of Master product at our Adelaide warehouse.


HPMT is Malaysia's largest manufacturer and developer of solid carbide cutting tools, specialising in the manufacture of high performance tooling for the machining of materials to 60 HRc. HPMT are leaders in cutting tool design and product development utilising the latest technologies in cutting tool manufacture and coating. 

Asteg stock a wide range of HPMT cutting tools at our Adelaide warehouse.


Cogsdill are designers and manufacturers of inovative tooling and fixturing for metal machining. The company focuses on the manufacture of specialty tools for deburing, burnishing, reaming and recessing designed to reduce cycle times, increase productivity and efficencies associated with automated machining processes.

Wickman Multi Spindle Auto lathes from Wickman Coventry Ltd
Wickman manufacture high quality, robust and versatile 6 and 8 spindle Automatic lathes, including their newly developed "6-26" multi-spindle automatic lathe. Wickman also supply "Remanufactured machines" where machines are rebuilt to new equipment specifications.
Asteg stock a large range of genuine, fully warranteed Wickman spare parts at our Adelaide warehouse.

Boride Engineered Abrasives

Boride Engineered Abrasives is a leading U.S. producer of mold and diemaker abrasive finishing products. They offer many product variations to meet the diverse needs of polishers.

Hardness, breakdown and structure are all important characteristics that are unique to each type of Boride polishing stone.

Asteg stock a broad range of Boride stones at our Adelaide Warehouse.

Pratt Burnerd (Crawford)

Pratt Burnerd is part of the 600 Group and specialises in the manufacture and supply of a wide range of workholding products, including lathe chucks, collet chucks and associated chuck collets and accessories.


Weiler is a US based manufacturer of power brushes, abrasives and maintenance products for cleaning, deburing, grinding and finishing processes. Their products are typically used in automated processes. 


Diatest are a German manufacturer of high precision modular bore gauging equipment. They specialise in the manufacture of analog and digital electronic plug gauging, taper gauges, internal and external gauges, snap gauges and associated equipment.