Sponsors & Exhibitors

2023 Sponsors

 

 

Name Description Website

Goldwind

In just over a decade, Goldwind has become a big five global wind turbine manufacturer with operations in Asia, Australia, Europe, the Americas – and now Africa. As the leader in Permanent Magnet Direct-Drive turbine technology, Goldwind is a full service provider that delivers wind energy solutions with lower costs, less downtime, and better grid connectivity for proven increased efficiency. www.goldwindglobal.com

Nordex Energy South Africa

 

As one of the world’s largest wind turbine manufacturers, the Nordex Group offers high-yield, cost-efficient wind turbines in the 3 to 6MW+ class, that enable long-term and economical power generation from wind energy in all geographical and climatic conditions. The Nordex Group has been present in the South African market since 2010, and is now the proud market leader, with a 32 percent share of the total installed wind power capacity in the region. 

https://www.nordex-online.com/en/

Dorepr Wind Farm

Dorper Wind Farm exists to provide sustainable clean energy from renewable resources providing a Return on Investment to our shareholders  and investing in the communities of Molteno and Sterkstroom. www.dorperwindfarm.co.za

Juwi

As part of the international JUWI Group, JUWI South Africa draws on over 25 years’ worth of global expertise in renewable energy. We specialize in wind, solar and hybrid solutions. Our services include Project Development, Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) and Operations and Maintenance (O&M). www.juwi.co.za

 African Clean Energy Developments

African Clean Energy Developments (Pty) Ltd (“ACED”) is a South African registered company dedicated to the development of renewable energy projects in southern Africa. The business headquartered in Cape Town, has been in operation since 2008 and is at the forefront of the industry in South Africa. The ACED team has successfully developed 1.4GW of renewable energy projects (either operating or under construction) in the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (“REIPPPP”), including 715MW wind and 473MW solar PV, and in the private Commercial and Industrial offtake market (“C&I”), including 30MW Solar PV and 158MW wind projects. www.aced.co.za

Cennergi

At Cennergi, we believe that by opening possibilities in renewable energy, we can create new opportunities for our clients, communities, and stakeholders. Through innovation and the application of our extensive experience, we create cleaner energy and contribute to a more sustainable world. www.cennergi.com

DBSA

The DBSA is a government-owned development finance institution, established in 1983, with the mandate to promote economic growth as well as regional integration for sustainable development projects and programmes in South Africa, SADC and the wider Sub Saharan Africa. www.dbsa.org

GenesisEco-EnergyDevelopments

Genesis Eco-Energy Developments was established in 2001 and is one of South Africa’s pioneering renewable energy companies providing project development, management and operations services across a range of renewable energy technologies. Our focus is on free fuel renewable energy (wind, solar PV and marine technologies) as well as bio-energy.

Genesis employs a team of highly experienced people who have worked locally and internationally in areas ranging from energy strategy, policy formulation, energy trading, financial services, land, agriculture and rural development, through to project design, development, management and implementation. Our team has developed and implemented projects in a number of countries and bring this expertise and experience to bear when designing and implementing projects in South Africa and the SADC region.

www.genesis-eco.com

Identiflight

IdentiFlight International was created to facilitate the development and operation of the wind energy business by promoting the successful coexistence of avian wildlife and wind energy.

IdentiFlight can lessen the pressures upon wind farm developers and operators by providing a sophisticated tool to detect protected avian species and also provide operators an effective means to protect select species from collision with rotating wind turbine blades.

www.identiflight.com

ERM

At ERM, sustainability is our business. As the largest global pure play sustainability consultancy, we partner with the world’s leading organizations, creating innovative solutions to sustainability challenges and unlocking commercial opportunities that meet the needs of today while preserving opportunity for future generations.

Our diverse team of world-class experts supports clients across the breadth of their organizations to operationalize sustainability, underpinned by our deep technical expertise in addressing their environmental, health, safety, risk and social issues. We call this capability our “boots to boardroom” approach for its comprehensive service model that allows ERM to develop strategic and technical solutions that advance objectives on the ground or at the executive level.

www.erm.com
EWSeta As one of South Africa’s 21 SETAs, the Energy and Water Sector Education and Training Authority (EWSETA) was established in terms of Section 9 of the Skills Development Act (SDA), 97 of 1998, as amended and reports to the Honourable Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology. https://ewseta.org.za/
Mainstream Renewable Power

Mainstream Renewable Power is a leading pure-play renewable energy company, with wind and solar assets across global markets, including Europe, Latin America, Africa, and Asia-Pacific.

We are one of the most successful developers of gigawatt-scale renewables platforms, across onshore wind, offshore wind, and solar power generation. The company has successfully delivered 6.5 GW of wind and solar generation assets to financial close-ready and has a global pipeline of 20.8 GW.

www.mainstreamrp.com
Enel We operate throughout the world with our renewable energy plants. We’re facilitating the move towards electrification and sustainable energy by putting people and the environment first, and we’re also constantly pushing technological boundaries and increasing stakeholder awareness. www.enelgreenpower.com

Pragma

Pragma is a dynamic, future-focused engineering services company that delivers enterprise asset management solutions geared for Industry 4.0. We take pride in our partnerships with clients by providing smart asset management solutions, specialised management practices, and supporting software tools. https://www.pragmaworld.net/about-us/

2023 Exhibitors

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name Description Website

3Energy Renewables

3Energy is the leading services provider in South Africa and Namibia, with over 800MW of Wind, Solar, Energy Storage and Hydro power plants under management.  www.3energy.co.za  

Aberdare Cables

Aberdare Cables is a 75 year old South African leading cable manufacturer. Aberdare Cables has 3 manufacturing sites in South Africa, with Customer Service Centers in each province and in Maputo. The company employs 1500 people and currently holds a Level 1 BBBEE status, with a make-up of 55% Black ownership and 30% Black Women Owned. www.aberdare.co.za

Apex Energy Services

APEX Energy Services provides turnkey inspection and maintenance solutions to the renewable energy sector. APEX ES will display our turnkey Met Mast solutions, Instrumentation troubleshooting – fault finding & installation capabilities, Inspection and Fabric Maintenance on WTG’s and Drone Services. Display our HYDAC services capabilities www.apexenergyservices.co.za 

BladeRite

As a South African service provider Bladerite dedicates their entire spirit to the inspection, repair and optimization of wind turbine rotor blades. Since the perfect condition of the blade is key to optimal results, their aim is to uphold the highest industry standard guaranteeing the maximum yield from your asset. Together with their German partner cp.max, Bladerite guarantees the most professional service to their customers. Their competent and highly qualified technicians rely on over 15 years of industry experience, ensuring excellent service and the most cost effective solution. www.bladerite.co.za

Campbell Scientific Africa

Campbell Scientific is a prominent provider of monitoring systems for the wind energy market. With a global presence and a local base in South Africa, we specialize in manufacturing rugged, low-power dataloggers, ensuring reliable and trusted data for wind resource assessment and power performance measurement. Our turn-key systems, designed to meet international standards such as IEC 61400-12-1, deliver precise measurements and secure data for optimized wind energy operations.  https://www.campbellsci.co.za/wind-energy

GEO-NET

GEO-NET is an experienced consultant providing site assessment services and wind potential studies for project developers, investors, and governmental bodies in the wind power sector since 1996. www.geo-net.de/en

GeoWIND

GeoWIND offers a variety of services relating to the utility scale wind industry. GeoWIND offers on-site wind resource assessments with wind masts or LIDARs. Rental LIDARs are provided. GeoWIND has a strong data monitoring capability to ensure that wind data sets are of the highest standards. www.geowind.co.za

HYTORC Industrial

HYTORC is made up of over 1000 trained bolting specialists to support your bolting needs in over 100 countries. HYTORC offers the latest hydraulic, electric and pneumatic bolting technology with unique patented benefits that provide industry-leading safety and precision. 
 
The goal of 100% customer satisfaction is deeply embedded in every aspect of the business. From manufacturing and mining equipment to refineries, power plants and wind turbines, HYTORC makes industrial bolting safer and simpler. Let HYTORC be your guide to the future of safer, faster and more intelligent industrial bolting 

 www.hytorc.com 

Khusela Energies

We have been part of the wind energy industry since 2015 which has enabled us to gain considerable expertise and understanding of the customers needs, and built solutions to suit.

We pride ourselves as a specialist mechanical and electrical engineering service provider offering services to both private and public sector clients. We are a 100% black youth owned and managed business with the majority of our employees also falling within the black youth category.

www.khuselaenergies.com

Obelisk Energy

Obelisk Energy is a leading supplier of high quality services to the renewable energy sector, supporting more than 200 renewable development sites and 20+ windfarms in South Africa since 2010 with wind measurement services, the provision of HS&E services, statutory inspections, operation maintenance services and blade and tower services. We are also a Level 4 BBBEE contributor and remain committed to local content and job creation in South Africa. www.obelisk.co.za

SANY Renewable Energy

 

SANY Renewable Energy was founded in 2008 and officially listed and traded on STAR Market of Shanghai Stock Exchange on June 22, also ranked among the TOP10 global wind power manufacturers by BNEF. The main business of SANY Renewable Energy includes the R&D, manufacturing and sales of wind turbines, wind farm designing, construction, operation & management, and the construction and operation management of photovoltaic power stations. SANY has developed the comprehensive wind energy solutions including digital top-level design, intelligent production and manufacturing, complete integration system, core components manufacturing, wind farm designing, EPC, and wind farm operation and maintenance.  https://en.sanyre.com.cn/

Sintech

Supply, service and delivery of the original equipment to the wind, mining, off-highway and industrial industries. www.sintech.co.za

Yoke Industrial

YOKE, the professional industrial lifting safety hooks manufacturer, was initiated in 1985. Driven by their mission to “manufacture quality hooks and safety equipment to deliver superior safety protection for mankind regardless of time and place,” they offer two primary product lines – the “8-series” of industrial lifting hooks and the “N-series” of personal safety equipment. YOKE started as a trading and virtual manufacturing company initially and started their global operations under their own brand YOKE in 1996. In 2017, they expanded their operations by establishing they’re second factory primary to produce fall protection safety products and accessories. Construction of their 3rd factory began in 2019 as they incorporated aluminum processing to provide more diverse products for their clients. As of the end of 2020, YOKE has set up subsidiaries in China and Vietnam, along with joint ventures in Germany, Japan, Korea and Thailand, to help develop the market. Through their 102 distribution locations around the world, they have actively promoted product distribution and services. https://www.yoke.net/english/

Altitec

Altitec is an independently operated, specialist rope access blade inspection and repair business, headquartered in London, Berlin, and Cape Town. Since 2008, Altitec technicians have provided regular inspections on more than 5,000 blades and 1,500 turbines in Europe, Africa, and Australia. The firm provides a full range of blade inspection, repair, and maintenance services. Altitec runs DNV GL and GWO certified training for rotor blade technicians through its Altitec Academy program at training centers in London, Cape Town, and Australia. Altitec is a distribution, service, and training partner for special rotor blade access with Actsafe Ascenders and Käufer Blade Access platforms in the UK, Ireland, and South Africa. www.altitec.co.za

Yoke Industrial

YOKE, the professional industrial lifting safety hooks manufacturer, was initiated in 1985. Driven by their mission to “manufacture quality hooks and safety equipment to deliver superior safety protection for mankind regardless of time and place,” they offer two primary product lines – the “8-series” of industrial lifting hooks and the “N-series” of personal safety equipment. YOKE started as a trading and virtual manufacturing company initially and started their global operations under their own brand YOKE in 1996. In 2017, they expanded their operations by establishing their second factory primarily to produce fall protection safety products and accessories. Construction of their 3rd factory began in 2019 as they incorporated aluminum processing to provide more diverse products for their clients. As of the end of 2020, YOKE has set up subsidiaries in China and Vietnam, along with joint ventures in Germany, Japan, Korea, and Thailand, to help develop the market. Through their 102 distribution locations around the world, they have actively promoted product distribution and services. https://www.yoke.net/english/

Bioseco Bio

Bioseco S.A. offers bird protection systems for wind farms. Innovative detection technology based on stereovision with dedicated bird deterrent systems allows reducing the risk of bird collision. The system is a response to the needs of the wind energy market, saving birds and protecting investors from unnecessary turbine shutdowns. Bioseco S.A. will show a product developed for bird protection and sustainable development on wind farms. We will present its performance and effects that can be achieved thanks to the system. https://bioseco.com/

Bolt Torque

View the full range of PLARAD Torque and Tensioner Tools and Rental Tools utilized in the Wind Industry for Turbine erection as well as Maintenance. This includes the latest technology BATTERY and ELECTRIC powered INTELLIGENT Tools that record the complete Bolting process. https://www.bolttorque.co.za/

FCT RENEWABLES & NRG SYSTEMS

FCT Specializes in Wind Instrument Installations, Assessments & Fault Findings.
Offerings:
– Guyed Meteorological ‘Met’ Mast structures up to 160m – supply and install.
– Valuable experience in Wind Instrumentation.
– Authorized seller of NRG System Products in Africa (Wind; Solar & Bats).
– Acquired the selling power of the NRG Bat Deterrent System – a must-have with environmental legislation changes in South Africa.
– Added LiDAR to our portfolio – To purchase or rent.
http://www.windmast.co.za/

http://www.nrgsystems.com/

Vortex

Vortex is an online wind speed modeling service active in the Wind & Site, Power Forecast, and Offshore Wind markets providing fast and easy-to-use solutions accessible from your desktop through the Internet.
Vortex wind resource synthetic data can be used at each step of a wind farm development, from prospecting phase to operation.
https://vortexfdc.com/

ITH Bolting Technology

ITH has expanded their existing representation office in Vereeniging near Johannesburg in South Africa by the acquisition of P.E.T. Torque Systems (Pty.) Ltd. in 2018. ITH offers a wide range of leading technical ITH bolting solutions, qualified on-site bolting service, calibration and maintenance service & trainings. https://www.ith.com/

Maths Centre

The Maths Centre promotes excellence in Maths, Science & Technology, ECD and Entrepreneurship Education. We are spread across all provinces, our primary objective is to equip teachers, learners, and parents with learning materials and programs that will further develop their competency and performance in these curriculums for Grades R to 12 in South Africa. https://www.mcis.org.za/

SLR Consulting (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd

SLR is at the forefront of providing technical and professional services to the energy sector around the world. We support regulators, producers, generators, and consumers. We have a reputation for delivering expert knowledge and support across an extensive range of energy technologies and infrastructure, particularly renewables. Our dedicated teams have a real commitment to delivering the best level of advice and expertise, encompassing the complete power project lifecycle and low-carbon energy spectrum. https://www.slrconsulting.com/

Siemens Gamesa

Siemens Gamesa is one of the renewable energy global leaders with high experience in the South African wind energy market. https://www.siemensgamesa.com/en-int

MORA ECOLOGICAL SERVICES (PTY)

MORA offers a wide range of specialist studies for different developments using the latest scientific methods to ensure optimum results. Our team of experts also provides services during the operation phase of projects. Our services range from Avifauna, Archaeology, Aquatic, Alien Management, Our specialists are affiliated with SACNASP, AMAFA, and EAPASA. http://www.moraecological.co.za/

INNOVO MOBILE HEALTHCARE

We offer a wide range of services within the health space, including mobile health clinics, both rental and purchase options, with community health, school health, and workplace health programs. http://www.innovomobilehealth.co.za/

FEM

• Being the preferred provider of COID cover
• Promoting health and safety, and accident prevention
• Ensuring efficient payouts, quality care, and empathy to our claimants
• Engaging and empowering our workforce
https://www.fem.co.za/

AID Renewables

AID Renewables is the FIRST organisation to be fully accredited in South Africa to run Global Wind Organisation courses from our facility in Milnerton Cape Town.

We also supply work at height personal protective equipment as well as offer rope access operational staff and services.

With our partner GMSRS, we offer remote medical support services as well as response and rescue capabilities to sites

https://gwotraining.co.za/

iTOO

iTOO is a special risks UMA that offers a range of niche commercial products to companies of all shapes and sizes. But that’s just what we do. What we’re about is far more interesting… iTOO is about doing things together. It involves everyone, speaks to everyone and considers everyone. iTOO represents a collective intelligence that’s versatile, creative, disruptive and fun. https://itoo.co.za/meet-itoo/

Cape Africa

Cape Africa specializes in full wind resource studies, full-scale energy yield studies, full-scale grid studies, and registrations. All management tasks include creating a bid-ready wind project from A to Z. Cape Africa engages with landowners, environmental specialists, and other committees to bring a project to realization. https://capeafrica-res.co.za/

Eagle Environmental Consulting

Eagle Environmental Consulting is an environmental consultancy specializing in the renewable energy industry. Eagle Environmental is a black-owned, women-led consultancy and a Level 1 B-BBEE contributor. Our focus is to provide full environmental services and environmental legal advice for the renewable industry. https://www.eagleenv.co.za/

Rise Renewables

Rise Renewables provides early stage development funding through Cape Africa in solar and wind farm development to fully permitted stage – bid readiness. Including land leasing negotiations.

Private PPA structured funding to clients specific needs (from a 100KW system to a 200MW system) – wind and solar or hybrid solutions including batteries.

Sourcing and funding management for larger scale development through expansion into the African market and Sub-Saharan region.

https://capeafrica-res.co.za/