Power by innovation, innovation through partnerships

  Since 1935, African Cables, now CBI-electric: african cables, has designed and manufactured a comprehensive range of electric power cables at its Vereeniging factory. The growth of its manufacturing facility has consistently met local demand for product, while technological advancement has remained abreast of international trends. Today, the company employs over 800 people and is […]

Reactive Power, the compensation specialists

  Reactive Power has rapidly advanced to the leading medium voltage (MV) power factor correction and harmonic filtering supplier in Southern Africa. The company is based in Johannesburg and operates throughout the Southern African region. The people forming the company have been serving the electrical industry for many years, going back to the late 1980s. […]

Energy sector crisis – the way forward

  The energy sector has been totally thrown into disarray following the near collapse of Eskom’s generating capacity resulting from a complex set of circumstances. Recent months have been marked by the roll out of massive country-wide load shedding, threatening industry and mining in South Africa and causing analysts to revise economic growth expectations downwards […]