‘n Geïntegreerde entiteit wat onder die Eskom-sambreel (onderneming en staatsentiteit) gegroepeer is, is Eskom Rotek Industries, wat aanvanklik deel was van ‘n versameling volhoubare nie-gereguleerde besighede met verskeie belange in Suid-Afrika sowel as Afrika. Dit is volgens hul mandaat om missie-kritieke dienste van hoë gehalte aan veral Eskom en die elektrisiteitsbedryf in die breë te verskaf ter ondersteuning van Eskom se Afrika-strategie en netwerk.
Eskom Rotek Industries het ‘n ryk geskiedenis wat strek oor meer as ‘n eeu van ondersteuning aan die kragopwekkings-instandhoudingsbedryf. Dit is hul visie om ‘n wêreldklas energiebedryfdienstemaatskappy te wees. Hul is deel van Eskom. Jare gelede het hul saamgesmelt as een onderneming voor hul aansluiting by Eskom – daar is ‘n geskiedenis aan verbonde.
Eskom Rotek Industries is a wholly owned subsidiary of Eskom Enterprises, which in turn forms part of Eskom Holdings. It was established to provide construction, maintenance and transportation services in support of Eskom operations.
As integral entity clustered under the Eskom Enterprises umbrella, Eskom Rotek Industries forms part of a collection of sustainable non-regulated businesses with various interests in Africa. It is their own mandate to provide high quality, mission critical services to Eskom in particular, and the electricity industry at large, in support of Eskom’s Africa strategy. Eskom Rotek Industries has a rich history spanning more than a century of support to the power generating maintenance industry. It is their vision to be a world class energy industry services company.
Let’s start with some background of Eskom Rotek Industries – there is a history to be mentioned.
Eskom Rotek Industries is a wholly owned subsidiary of Eskom Enterprises, which in turn forms part of Eskom Holdings. ERI came about as result of the amalgamation of three entities namely, Rotek Engineering, Roshcon and Rotran. Based in Rosherville, it has a national footprint in all major centres in South Africa.
In 2015 the companies were officially merged to form Eskom Rotek Industries SOC Ltd with the mission to provide high quality mission critical services to Eskom’s lines of business and evolving Africa Strategy. The organisation also provides services to both public and private commercial entities in the energy industry sphere.
Bulk Material Services offers a wide range of services: from the delivery of coal via road to power stations; to the provision and maintenance of coal conveyor operations; to ash and coal handling; to the operation and maintenance of bulk water schemes in the primary water supply; and first line electrical maintenance of Eskom power stations.
Logistics Services offers road transport, material handling, warehousing and logistics services to Eskom, as well as the other Eskom Rotek Industries product groups including: transporting boilers and turbines to and from power stations, transformers and switchgear from substations, poles and pylons to remote sites, as well as all power generation and distribution equipment. It boasts the largest multi-axle fleet in the Southern hemisphere.
Transformer and Switchgear Services offers modification, maintenance, refurbishment and repair services to transformers and switchgear, both on and off site, through its high tech workshop and on-site services. Its workshop and test facility is the most advanced in Africa, and the only facility that can repair and test transformers of sizes up to 920 MVA and 765 kV.
Where in Africa are you active?
In various African countries with a good and strong footprint and working on expanding it.
Read the publication – Rotek Eskom – Africa – 2018
Eskom and involvement of African countries
Eskom and Africa
Eskom inligting en jaarverslae – Information