STRIVING TO BE THE MOST EFFICIENT
ELECTRICAL SERVICES PROVIDER

We provide all our customers with safe, reliable and efficient services at reasonable prices and liaise with our customers to ensure that we satisfy their Individual needs.

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We continuously strive to be the most efficient electrical services provider in the Western Cape, providing all our customers with a quality product and reliable service. We pride ourselves on our ability to complete projects on time.

In the drive for Industry efficiency and cost control, we understand that business and industry requires effective support services provided by resourceful contractors to help reduce increasing costs. To this end , we supply safe, reliable and efficient services at reasonable prices and liaise with our customers to ensure that we satisfy their individual needs.

We bring many years of on site experience to the table, as well as honesty and transparent work ethics. We continue to re-invest in the company to purchase equipment and tools that enable us to operate in a wider scope and more efficiently.

Services Offered

We specialize in the installation of all electrical equipment associated with the production processes of our existing and future clients within the marine, industrial and commercial sectors.

The equipment that we have Installed are, but not limited to the following: Variable speed drives,Motor control centres, motors, cables,cable racking,transformers and all field equipment associated with all the equipment mentioned.

Our experience and continuous training allow us to provide our clients with quality workmanship and professional installations that we are extremely proud of. Many projects have been completed in record time and the crews know how to work safely under immense pressures and time constraints.

Our tools and equipment that we have invested in, enable us to complete any installation effortlessly.

Although this is not the company’s core business we are however able to source many products at very competitive prices. This is possible through the relationships we have built with our suppliers and this in turn enables us to afford more discount for the client on certain products. These include but are not limited to : cables,transformers,containers, low and medium voltage products, just to mention a few.

Every effort is made to obtain the best pricing to assist our clients cost savings. We can offer a complete service of supply, delivery and Installation if required.

Planned Maintenance of electrical equipment is of utmost Importance to avoid unnecessary downtime. We furthermore understand the need to ensure that this task is completed thoroughly. We are experienced in the field of maintenance and have assisted several clients with this form of service.

Our MCC maintenance for example,covers the following tasks which are documented In our service reports:

  • Busbar chamber-checks Identify hot connections ,cracked or brittle insulators,re-checking torque settings and the blowing out of dust collection
  • Check MCC buckets for contractor condition,hot connections,faulty components and bridged out Protection devices.Untidy wiring Is neatened and trunking covers replaced If required. Obsolete switch gear can be identified and reported for future replacement planning.Buckets are cleaned and blown out.
  • Marshaling panel connections are checked for tightness and cleaned out.
  • VSD’s are opened and blown out with visual inspections taking place.
  • Full load motor current settings can be checked according to diagrams (if available)
  • Exterior cleaning of MCC and rooms.
  • Filter system cleaning and filter replacements.

Critical faults are identified and replaced immediately

The list of maintenance activities Is endless and clients don’t always have enough resources to successfully complete the schedules. We operate on a 24hr 7 days a week breakdown assistance where required.Customer service Is what we are about.

Refurbishment is the most cost effective way to extend the life period of electrical equipment as opposed to purchasing new. Various OEM’s can supply parts or alternative equipment to be installed into existing enclosures.

We have successfully refurbished numerous equipment,namely:mini subs, 33kV Switch gear, MCC’s and smaller starter panels/DB’s. Professional finishes according to client specifications are met and exact ratings are maintained according to drawings and equipment removed.

We offer a quality service In the form of breakdown assistance, maintenance and new installations or various MV equipment. These Include ABB, Cooper, GEC, Merlin Gerin and Nulec In the form or sub station switch gear, auto re-closers and field equipment thorough inspection is done on all components during maintenance to ensure no unnecessary downtime is experienced. Cables, The company offers cable jointing and terminations of PILC and XLPE cables to 33kV.

Auditing and electrical inspections have been done on a regular basis for various clients to get an independent view of their electrical installations. Reports are compiled together with photographs highlighting the non compliance to SANS 10142 of the installation regulations. The company safety officer and representatives ensure that the company adheres and is in compliance with the OHS Act.

    Safety of our employees is of utmost importance and that is why management is involved, on a day to day basis with the teams to ensure that safety becomes a way of life.

      The company safety officer and representatives ensure that the company adheres and is in compliance with the OHS Act.

      The company has maintained it’s operations in the heavy industrial environment as this is the field where management has extensive experience.

      Clients that work has been completed for.

      • Richards Bay Minerals
      • BHP Bllllton Hillside Smelter
      • BHP Bllliton Bayside Smeller
      • Tronox (Exxaro)
      • Grinnaker
      • Grindrod Terminalsv
      • ABB ( RBM,Amallkulu, Umfolozl,Mandini, Fellxton sites)
      • Siemens (RBM and Mondl sites)
      • Schneider Electric ( RBM and Foskor sites)
      • Umhlathuze Water
      • Mondl
      • Distell
      • SCP
      • Hunting

      Discuss Electrical Requirements with a CAW specialist

      Tony Dobson

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      tony@capearm.co.za
      lee@capearm.co.za
      +27 (0) 21 556 1448
      083 276 0043

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