HIMOINSA, part of the Yanmar Group, is a global corporation that designs, manufactures and distributes power generation equipment worldwide.
The product range HIMOINSA offers includes diesel and gas generator sets, control panels and paralleling systems for standby emergency power, prime power, continuous power and distributed power. HIMOINSA also develops hybrid power gensets for the telecom sector and manufactures lighting towers for the mining and construction markets.
HIMOINSA Southern Africa provide SALES, RENTAL, OEM SPARE PARTS, MAINTENANCE and TECHNICAL SERVICES of GENERATORS and LIGHTING TOWERS. We are uniquely placed in the Southern African market to offer both rental and purchase options to our clients – or a combination of both - giving us a flexibility to tailor a solution to your specific short, medium and long term needs.
HIMOINSA Southern Africa is one of 11 worldwide subsidiaries. Worldwide HIMOINSA has 9 factories, over 1,000 employees and more than 130 distributors.
HIMOINSA have been proudly serving the local industry in Africa for 37 years. HIMOINSA Southern Africa understand the power challenges faced by businesses in our region today, and anticipate and plan for those faced in our tomorrows. We support our clients power requirements with local knowledge backed up by exceptional service capabilities, excellent design, incomparable application and engineering know-how. We deliver value far beyond the high-quality equipment we provide to support your business needs.
HIMOINSA Southern Africa currently has 2 Service Centre facilities in South Africa, in Port Elizabeth, and Johannesburg. Our distributor network in Southern Africa ensures that HIMOINSA are able to supply OEM spare parts, maintenance and service to our customers across our region.
All HIMOINSA products are global standard ISO 9001: 2008 compliant. With a core focus on Quality, Health and Safety and Robust Reliability.
HIMOINSA manufactures all the components of a generator set in its factories, such as alternators, engines, canopies and controllers. Being a vertical manufacturer is one of HIMOINSA’s main strengths as all the parts are perfectly integrated and the final product is always tested before shipping, minimizing the potential problems during commissioning.
For bespoke requirements, often required for the mining and construction industries, power generation products are designed, customized and adapted to the unique specifications of each project. This of course includes commissioning whenever the client needs it; and the specialized training of staff on site to ensure maintenance of the equipment is carried out to requisite standards for optimum efficiency when locally provided HIMOINSA maintenance contracts are not required.
The reliability of our generators and lighting towers means that HIMOINSA Southern Africa offer best-in-class service intervals & two-years warranties. This significantly reduces the running and operational costs of your gensets - meaning less expenditure to maintain the sets and providing you with increased return on your investment.
All HIMOINSA engines are made by globally recognised and respected, quality manufacturers. Yanmar, Scania, Doosan, Iveco, MTU and Mitsubishi. HIMOINSA's industrial range has been designed to ensure the highest performance in any application.
Power generation products and power systems
Diesel Generator Sets
HIMOINSA manufactures diesel generator sets from 3 to 3500 kVA and includes open and enclosed generator sets providing prime and standby power. A range of mechanical and electronic accessories are available to ensure the best performance for every application.
-HEAVY RANGE (670-3.000 kVA)
Available in a variety of configurations: open skid, soundproofed canopies and container versions of 20’ and 40’ HC that can be equipped with different synchronization systems.
-INDUSTRIAL RANGE (4-800 kVA)
In the low to mid-size power range HIMOINSA offers a wide choice of prime movers and configurations. The industrial range is designed to be durable in every condition. It can be employed, yet not limited, in continuous power supply, peak shaving or standby for industrial, commercial and residential sectors.
-RENTAL RANGE (20 -1300 kVA)
A new generation of rental generator sets is available with Stage 3A engines. The rental gensets are ready to withstand hard rains water ingress, salty and wet environments, extreme heat conditions as well as freezing cold, ice and snow.
This extreme weather protection on all rental products is achieved together with an astonishing acoustic performance, the best in the market for this segment.
The rental canopies, carefully designed, also optimize load capacity for transportation, both for wheeled land platforms, and in 20’or 10’ ISO containers. In addition, HIMOINSA offers CSC approval for containers, so that they can be transported also by sea freight.
Generators for Mining & Construction
HIMOINSA understands that our clients need dependable generators that provide reliable, continuous and durable power.
From diesel and gas generator sets to uninterruptible power supplies and automatic transfer switches, HIMOINSA is ready to meet the mining and construction sector's power needs, with robust and durable, corrosion-proof generators.
The quality of HIMOINSAs canopies makes them unique in the marketplace, extending the life cycle of the units and designed to be easily transportable when required. They have an epoxy polyester powder finish, a chemical treatment that prevents corrosion, and an internal lining of mineral wool, which has excellent acoustic and thermal properties. We offer the best solution for your project.
HIMOINSA Southern Africa’s locally available OEM spares, our technical teams expertise, our business focus on quality and meeting our clients requirements, together with our kits exceptional service intervals and warranties, mean that the power supply so integral to the performance of your business is reliable, robust and adaptable to your business needs.
HIMOINSA offer solutions to ensure that you are able to proactively keep track of the location and condition of the genset, backed up with alerts – even in remote sites – thereby providing information that assists you to run your gensets, and manage your fleet, at maximum efficiency.