29 May 2015 Newsletter
ARMCOIL’S FIRST AFRICAN UTILITY WEEK 2015
It was that time of the year again where Cape Town was buzzing with the excitement for the African Utility week 2015. Exhibitors from all over the globe were getting ready for a week of networking and promoting of their brand products, services and company presentations.
ArmCoil New Machines Division personnel who attended the exhibition were:
Christopher Gomez (New Motors and Spares)
Elloeen Da Silva (ACEM locally manufactured transformers)
Janine De Villiers (Pearl Power Transformers)
Teren Gomez (ArmCoil Cape Town Representative)
Morne Bosch (General Manager-Sales & Marketing)
Peter Flint (Managing Director)
Pearl Electric Transformers China Sales and Marketing Team
The show ran from 12-15 May 2015, Armcoil’s main objective for this show was to promote our locally manufactured transformer brand, ACEM and our Power Transformer Brand Pearl Electric for which Armcoil is the sole agent for Sub-Sahara region. Our stand was visited by many municipalities, substation contractors, civil contractors and electrical engineers; this was our main target group for this show.
Morne Bosch also gave a Technical Presentation supported by our MD Peter Flint to approximately 30 young and upcoming engineers. The presentation is available on the ArmCoil website for downloading.
Our technical and marketing team from Pearl Electric were available for any questions regarding the Pearl Electric product as well as our Marketing Manager, and internal team were available for the ACEM Brand. We had a CRT (Cast Resin Transformer) on display manufactured by Pearl Electric which brought many visitors to the stand.
To conclude, we received numerous requests for quoatations on ACEM Transformers and our Site Services abilities by project houses and utilities who visited our stand.
ArmCoil was the buzz at the exhibition as we displaying our Cast Resin Transformer which drew many vistors to our stand.
We were very impressed (including our Managing Director) with the turn out, organisation and general good vibe of the AUW and we look forward to exhibiting at the next one in 2016!
ArmCoil is proud to announce that after months of dedicated hardwork we are now an ISO14001 accredited Manufacturer and Repair Company which also conducts On-site Services across RSA and Africa.
Achieving this internationally recognised standard is only the start of our pursuit to achieve the very highest standards for ArmCoil’s business practices.
ArmCoil will continue to implement these practices for the benefit of our employees, customers, suppliers and communities we operate in.
OUR NEXT GOAL SANS OHSAS 18001
Mission statement from MD (Mr Peter Flint)
ArmCoil is committed to protecting the environment, health & safety of our employees, customers and the global communities in which we operate in.
ArmCoil recognizes that by integrating environmental, health and safety management practices into all aspects of our business, we can offer products and services while conserving and enhancing resources for future generations.
ArmCoil strives for continuous improvement in our environmental, health and safety management systems and in the environmental quality of our products, processes and services.
ARMCOIL offers internal training for the mining industry’s young and developing electricians and engineers on maintenance of motors and transformers for early signs of failure. This program has been deemed a successful practice by the training officers attending these lectures. ARMCOIL management team has years of experience and qualifications in this trade and assist “hands on” with difficult and tedious repairs which come in from the mining and power generation sectors of the market. ARMCOIL Sales Team also attends on-site shows locally and across the African Continent. ARMCOIL has been in this business since 2002 and are definitely going from strength to strength, despite the obstacles along the way ARMCOIL is an emerging force in the electrical and mechanical engineering sector.
ARMCOIL owns its own fleet of trucks, therefore collecting and delivery of products and services is managed internally and is seldom outsourced. ARMCOIL is aware that the market is looking for an affordable repairer in the motor rewinding and transformer rewinding arena and believe that they can meet tight budgets without compromising prompt deliveries.