Technical Services – Electrical Distribution



The function of this division includes:

The operating and maintenance of the 4x 1100kVA static UPS system including 4x 1375 ah storage battery banks.
The operating and maintenance of the medium- and low-voltage Electrical Distribution network. ( up to and including 11000 volt and a Maximum Demand of 5000 kVA)
Maintenance of existing electrical – and the installations of new installations. § Staff, Trainees and Apprentice training and development

The staff compliment consist of two fully qualified and experienced electricians and a Technical Assistant.


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