https://www.engineeringnews.co.za
Africa|boilers|Business|Energy|Gas|generation|Generator|Generators|Projects|Service|Sustainable|System|Systems|Training|Water|Products|Solutions
Africa|boilers|Business|Energy|Gas|generation|Generator|Generators|Projects|Service|Sustainable|System|Systems|Training|Water|Products|Solutions
africa|boilers|business|energy|gas|generation|generator|generators|projects|service|sustainable|system|systems|training|water|products|solutions

Boiler, steam generator supplier servicing businesses across Africa

An image of CERTUSS steam generators installed at a brewery

EIGHT CERTUSS STEAM GENERATORS Steam Generation installed CERTUSS steam generators at a brewery in Ghana

3rd November 2023

By: Trent Roebeck

Features Reporter

     

Font size: - +

After a successful showcase of its product offerings at the inaugural Boiler World Africa exhibition in Nairobi, Kenya, in August 2023, Steam Generation shows no signs of slowing its business of supplying “world-class” boilers and steam generators to clients throughout Africa.

Another one of Steam Generation’s most recent achievements is the company’s supplying and commissioning of a Cochran ST23 – which is a 5 000 kg/hr, 1 000 kPa diesel-fired package steam boiler – in Lusaka, Zambia.

Steam Generation is also now competent to supply, install and commission its gas and oil CERTUSS steam generators, as well as the Generation E Electric Units, having sent some of its staff members for training in Germany.

Additionally, the company is responsible for the supplying, installing and commissioning of eight CERTUSS Universal 2 000 kg/hr, 1 000 kPa dual-fired (gas and oil) steam generator, at a brewery in Ghana. This system – which was installed in a way that makes it easily accessible, and with space-saving in mind – was complemented by two CERTUSS CVE supply units, which are responsible for the regulating of all the connections for electricity, energy, steam and water.

These achievements tie in with Steam Generation’s mission and objective to grow its client base on the African continent as a supplier of high-quality, efficient and reliable steam boilers and steam generators. The company has already supplied, installed or commissioned Cochran boilers in Kenya, Ghana, Guatemala, Nigeria, South Africa and Zambia.

“Our main objective is growing our African client base with our two ‘best of breed’ steam and hot water firetube boilers from Cochran UK, and CERTUSS steam generators from Germany,” says Steam Generation MD John Rundle.

Steam Generation first began its partnership with Cochran in 2014, when the company became the official African agent for Cochran. Since then, it has successfully completed projects on the African continent.

“Since 2014, when we became the official African agent for Cochran, we have successfully installed a range of their boilers – from the Coalmaster, to the ST23, ST25 and ST36 in Africa. We have also worked in collaboration with Napasol and Cochran to install and/or commission numerous macadamia sterilisation plants in Kenya, South Africa, and recently in Guatemala,” says Rundle.

In 2021, the company formed an important partnership with CERTUSS, which enabled Steam Generation to provide its customer base with a wider range of “best-of-breed” products. The CERTUSS product range includes the new high-tech package steam generator, which is ideal for meeting the demands of processes that require flexible steam generation, as the CERTUSS high-tech package steam generator can supply steam as “multiple systems”. Steam Generation, in conjunction with CERTUSS, has commissioned steam generators in Cameroon, Egypt, Kenya, Liberia, South Africa and Uganda.

“The multiple systems by CERTUSS enable a highly flexible steam supply while saving energy. With the integrated diagnostic system, steam production is ideally distributed between the baseload boiler and the peak-load boiler. This allows needs-orientated operation with a long service life, which is, in turn, sustainable,” states Rundle.

By ensuring a comprehensive supply of boiler and steam parts, Steam Generation is “well-geared” to supply energy efficient and sustainable solutions to various African countries and aims to do more business in East Africa.

Edited by Nadine James
Features Deputy Editor

Comments

Latest News

Magazine round up | 19 April 2024
Magazine round up | 19 April 2024
19th April 2024

Showroom

Willard
Willard

Rooted in the hearts of South Africans, combining technology and a quest for perfection to bring you a battery of peerless standing. Willard...

VISIT SHOWROOM 
VEGA Controls SA (Pty) Ltd
VEGA Controls SA (Pty) Ltd

For over 60 years, VEGA has provided industry-leading products for the measurement of level, density, weight and pressure. As the inventor of the...

VISIT SHOWROOM 

Latest Multimedia

sponsored by

Option 1 (equivalent of R125 a month):

Receive a weekly copy of Creamer Media's Engineering News & Mining Weekly magazine
(print copy for those in South Africa and e-magazine for those outside of South Africa)
Receive daily email newsletters
Access to full search results
Access archive of magazine back copies
Access to Projects in Progress
Access to ONE Research Report of your choice in PDF format

Option 2 (equivalent of R375 a month):

All benefits from Option 1
PLUS
Access to Creamer Media's Research Channel Africa for ALL Research Reports, in PDF format, on various industrial and mining sectors including Electricity; Water; Energy Transition; Hydrogen; Roads, Rail and Ports; Coal; Gold; Platinum; Battery Metals; etc.

Already a subscriber?

Forgotten your password?

MAGAZINE & ONLINE

SUBSCRIBE

RESEARCH CHANNEL AFRICA

SUBSCRIBE

CORPORATE PACKAGES

CLICK FOR A QUOTATION







sq:0.152 0.205s - 165pq - 2rq
Subscribe Now