Posts tagged as Zest Weg Group

IP66-rated pushbutton, pilot lights

  A full range of SABS-approved WEG CSW series pushbutton and pilot lights, incorporating LED technology, is available from the Zest WEG Group. The company designed these products which are supplied with the industry standard 22 mm mounting hole. The user-friendly and durable series pushbutton and pilot lights are used in many industrial applications and […]

LV switchgear with 24/7 technical backup

  Buying low voltage switchgear on price alone puts companies at risk of sub-standard products. Zest WEG Group’s low voltage WEG switchgear is recognised as a viable alternative, offering price competitive SABS-approved products to the South African industrial and domestic markets with 24/7 technical backup across the full range. Stephen Cook, the group’s switchgear manager, […]

LV switchgear division makes inroads into Africa

Quality and after sales service are becoming critical components of a company’s value proposition in today’s tough economic climate, particularly for customers with operations in the more remote areas of Africa. Driven by these two key criteria, the Zest WEG Group’s low voltage switchgear division is steadily growing its range of SABS certified WEG switchgear […]

Local support services for international order

The Zest WEG Group is progressing toward the hot commissioning phase of the biggest medium voltage (MV) variable speed drive (VSD) unit ever supplied by its holding company, the WEG Group, worldwide. The equipment was ordered from WEG Germany by The Linde Group, which is involved in a project at Sasol. Linde’s order comprised a […]

Smart relay protects high value motors

The WEG SRW01 smart relay is a low voltage electric motor management system with network communication capabilities. This relay can be connected in DeviceNet, Modbus-RTU and Profibus-DP modes through a communication module that allows the user to change the communication protocol quickly and easily in a way that is automatically recognised by the relay. Its […]

Three phase motors with variable speed drives

Single phase motors are typically used on farms, office buildings and residential applications where low output power is required and no three phase system is available. However, with improvements in technology and lowered cost of smaller variable speed drives, three phase motors can now be used in these applications. Single phase motors have a single […]

Auxiliary transformers supplied to Kusile

The Zest WEG Group has delivered 18 auxiliary transformers to Eskom’s new Kusile coal-fired power station about 15 km north of its Kendal Power Station near Witbank, Mpumalanga. This is part of an order placed in 2011 for a total of 42 auxiliary transformers, from 3 MVA to 20 MVA, which will be supplied in […]

Zest Weg Group 144/08CMMB Genset for Cape Town

Zest WEG Group’s Genset Division is supplying a custom-engineered genset solution to the Silo 1 building project in Cape Town. The “modern-meets-historical” building comprises nine storeys, three of which are basement levels. set to become a Cape Town landmark when completed, the Silo 1 structure will provide 18 500 m2 of office space, 300 m2 […]

Eastern Cape branch expanded

The Zest Weg Group branch in Port Elizabeth is growing its customer base in a number of market sectors within the Eastern Cape. The group started a branch in Port Elizabeth after demand from local fan manufacturer Donkin increased. Logistically, it was easier to establish a permanent base in the Eastern Cape than shipping product […]