Voltex wins 3-year tender to supply Eskom, SA

Circuit control units

Voltex LSis Midrand have been successful in their tender application to supply Eskom with electronic trip unit circuit breakers.  This tenderis a 3-year contract to supply Eskom on a national basis with the LSis Susol Electronic Moulded Case Circuit Breaker and the 125A Single Pole Miniature Circuit Breaker.

Susolelectrical products are manufactured by LS Industrial Systems the industrial division of the LG Group – a Korean-based manufacturer of switchgear and motor control products in Southern Africa.

Bruce Clegg, Sales Manager of Voltex LSis Midrand added that the Susol products’ superior features, quality and versatility were certainly key aspects that contributed to these products selection for this tender.  The key features include an electronic trip unitwhich is more reliable than thermal magnetic tripunits,the current setting, lr (A) is adjustable to 0.4 of full load current (SLC)and it offers a long time overload protection and tripping delay, td (SEC).  The ability to adjust the Amperage to suit requirements makes these units exceptionally versatile.

Voltex LSis is one of the specialist divisions within the Voltex Group.   Voltex LSis holds the sole agency of LS Industrial Systems, part of the LG Group.The product offering includes miniature circuit breakers, moulded case circuit breakers, air circuit breakers, motor manual starters, contactors, resin core transformers, star delta panels and a variety of other products. Voltex is a proudly Bidvest company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Bidvest Group Limited.

Source: www.voltex.co.za