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Electrical Engineering

This sector comprises of service providers for large infrastructure projects:

  • Design, project management, contracting, manufacturing, operation, implementation, training and maintenance
  • Energy management, monitoring & protection
  • Revenue management
  • Utility management
  • Turnkey substation management, protection and control
  • ‘Green Building’ energy efficiency systems

Manufacturing Capabilities:

South Africa has significant local production facilities

  • Substation equipment and mini substations including switchgear
  • Transformers: Three-phase Step-up and Step-down Transformers up to 500 kV, 800 MVA
  • Enclosures
  • Transmission line components
  • Lighting
  • Monitoring and security equipment
  • Meters

Leaders in Smart Prepayment Solutions

  • South Africa is a world market leader and developer of Smart Metering and Prepayment Meters and comprehensive solutions including vending
  • South Africa developed the STS (Standards Transfer Specification), an interconnectivity standard that allows for multiple sourcing of meters and which has been adopted by the IEC
  • South Africa has a base of about 4 million prepayment meters and exports to over 60 countries

The South African power network

If superimposed on Europe, this would stretch from Madrid to Berlin.

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