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ZEST Energy Close To Commissioning Its First Reference Site

Playing a key role in the growth of the Zest WEG Group’s footprint across Africa, group company Zest Energy is moving towards the commissioning of its first reference site for diesel power generation in Zambia. Zest Energy also has installations in Congo, DRC, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and Ghana. The order was placed by Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) in August 2013 and calls for the supply and installation of a 12 MVA diesel power plant.

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ZEST WEG Group Celebrates 20 Years In Cape Town

Zest WEG Group first established a small office in Cape Town 20 years ago to cater for local customers who require fast turnaround times on the supply of electric motors. Today, this thriving business provides the entire Western Cape with a range of quality electric motors, variable speed drives (VSDs), softstarters, switchgear, standby generators, transformers and access to renewable energy equipment, all under the well-known and respected WEG brand.

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WEG Transformers Africa Boosts Zest WEG Group’s Local Manufacturing Base

The Zest WEG Group’s 2013 acquisition of a transformer manufacturing operation has increased its local manufacturing base and substantially increased its staff complement in South Africa to over 700 people.

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ZEST WEG Group Supplies Generator Sets For Kansanshi Mine

The ability to provide an engineered backup power supply solution that will ensure optimum reliability in a remote mining region secured Zest WEG Group a contract to supply containerised generator sets for First Quantum Mineral Ltd’s Kansanshi mine in Zambia.

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EnI Electrical Opens Branch In Rustenburg

Zest WEG Group subsidiary, EnI Electrical has opened a branch in Rustenburg to provide electrical construction expertise on both small and large scale projects in the region. The new facility shares premises with the Zest WEG Group’s facility in the city.

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ENI Electrical – Transforming Construction

Leading electrical construction company, EnI Electrical has committed to a long term vision of changing the way in which electrical construction work is conducted. To achieve this, the company is repositioning itself by applying the same principles its holding company the Zest WEG Group has harnessed to achieve its own extensive growth and success.

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Eskom Receives New Mobile Distribution Switching Stations

Electrical equipment supplier Zest WEG Group has extended its market reach into mobile distribution switching, with the successful handover of four 22/11 kV mobile distribution switching stations to State-owned power utility Eskom’s Central Region in February and has received an order for a further two units.

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Auxiliary Transformers Ready For Kusile

Electrical equipment supplier Zest WEG Group has delivered 18 auxiliary transformers to State-owned power utility Eskom’s new 4 800 MW Kusile coal-fired power station, in Mpumalanga, and is ready to deliver 12 more auxiliary transformers that are currently stored at the company’s Middleburg facility.

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