Posts tagged as Factory

Africa’s first ester transformer fluid factory opens

UK-based M&I Materials has opened a manufacturing facility in Ekurhuleni. The factory, which is the first of its kind in Africa, will produce the company’s Midel brand of fire-safe and biodegradable ester dielectric fluids for electricity transformers. Speaking at the official launch in Sandton, the company’s chief executive, Giles Salt, said that the factory, which […]

Rail infrastructure investment leads to new transformer factory

  ABB South Africa opened a new transformer factory near its Longmeadow headquarters, east of Johannesburg, recently. The 2450 m2 factory will produce specially designed traction transformers for Bombardier which has been awarded a contract to supply new locomotives to Transnet for its freight trains. The company’s group CEO, Ulrich Spiesshofer, and Lionel October, the director-general […]

Company starts manufacturing mini-substations

  WPI’s power solutions factory based in Centurion, has the capability to manufacture custom built type “B” mini substations including the latest BMK solutions. Ideal for smaller projects these mini-substations are rated from 200 kVA to 1 MVA and with BMKs up to 630 A at 22 kV. Other options available are dual ratio mini-substations and units […]