Posts tagged as PPE

DC traction motor test rig

PPE and African Traction Systems worked together to build a system for traction motor load testing for PRASA. The system is completely automated, allowing the operator to monitor the system and input test parameters. The system will be able to perform multiple tests required by the end user, as well as automatically generate reports based on the tests. Safety […]

New premises for electrical engineering company

  On 5 December 2016, EE Publishers visited the new facilities and offices of Power Plant Electrical Technologies (PPE) in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga. Managing director Mitch McAllister explained that PPE focuses on supplying high-technology systems and solutions to mining operations, utilities and industry. The company was founded in 1998, with its new head-office in Nelspriut, Mpumalanga. […]

Electrical company serves sub-Saharan Africa

  Power Plant Technologies (PPE) is an accredited ISO 9001:2008 company (with design) providing integrated electrical engineering services, focused on supplying high technology systems and solutions, to the mining industry. The company exclusively works in sub-Saharan Africa, including all southern and central African countries, and selected West African countries. PPE has several business divisions throughout sub-Saharan Africa […]

Passive and active ARC fault protection in LV switchgear

The traditional methods of passive arc fault protection and the latest active protection options and applications available to industry. Having to wear a “moon suit” against arc flashing when entering LV switch rooms is new to South Africa and many companies who have never experienced arc flash incidents are awaiting developments in the occupational health […]