Energy management company to expand into Africa

  Schneider Electric South Africa country manager Eric Léger says the recent acquisition of software company Invensys will open opportunities for the company in the petrochemicals sector due to Invensys’ association with ITC services company EOH. Speaking at the company’s annual media briefing, Léger said Invensys would be absorbed by Schneider Electric, but that the […]

New member for SafeHouse

Legrand has recently become a member of the South African SafeHouse Association, established by industry in 2012 to addresses the sub-standard electrical products in South Africa. In the absence of local regulations, members of this association undertake to comply with accredited international standards. Members also give assurance to customers of ethics with a pledge to […]

Vector named IESSA official publication

  It was decided and agreed on at the recent council meeting of the Illumination Engineering Society of South Africa (IESSA) that Vector would henceforth be the association’s official publication. This decision came in the light of the longstanding, excellent working relationship between IESSA and Vector over many years and follows a recent announcement that […]

Spotlight on the South African Elecrotechnical Export Council (SAEEC)

by Mark Botha, editor The South African Elecrotechnical Export Council (SAEEC) is a non-profit company established as a public private partnership between South African business and the Department of Trade and Industry to facilitate the export growth and internationalisation of its members. The SAEEC belongs to the grouping of six export councils in the technology […]

ECA Bosveld Region charity golf day 2015

Invitation to participate The Bosveld Region of the Electrical Contractors Association of South Africa and Vector magazine invite you to play, have fun and do business at this year’s golf day for ECA members, and suppliers of products and services to the electrical contracting and electrical installations sector. The proceeds of the golf day are […]