Switchgear company embraces local manufacture, diversification

Elias Monage, the CEO of Afika Group – a 100% black-owned company – says his company, which through its subsidiary Afika Power, recently acquired Powertech Switchgear and Powertech QuadPro, will differentiate itself by localisation and diversification. Monage says the company plans to open a factory to manufacture panels and structures for CTs and VTs in […]

Transformer oil analysis contract awarded

ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA), the largest steel producer on the African continent, has awarded Wear Check the contract for the provision of the analysis of transformer oil samples at AMSA. Earlier this year, Wear Check bought Transformer Chemistry Services (TCS) and appointed Ian Gray, the managing director of TCS, to run the new transformer services […]