Press Releases

CONCO’s CSI contribution goes beyond financial assistance

August 2016 – In the past two financial years, CONCO has spent more than 1% of net profit after tax on CSI programmes, but the group is well aware of the broader socio-economic environment within which it operates and believes that Corporate Social Investment (CSI) is far more than just financial assistance. The group is […]

CONCO Energy Solutions introduces innovative PV solutions for mining industry

July 2016 – CONCO Energy Solutions (CONCO ES), a subsidiary of CONCO, Africa’s largest service provider of power infrastructure solutions, has introduced to the market innovative solar photovoltaic (PV) solutions that will assist mining companies to lower their operational expenditure. “Our offerings are fully wrapped engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for PV solutions,” says […]

CONCO restructures to better serve its customers

CONCO on the front cover of Energize May 2016 issue. Click cover image to read the Energize eZine. May 2016:  CONCO – Africa’s largest service provider of power infrastructure solutions – with three decades of Africa-wide experience in distribution, transmission and power infrastructure development, has restructured the organisation to achieve an even stronger customer-centric focus. CONCO’s […]

CONCO Sebenza project a year on and well on track

March 2016 – CONCO has completed approximately 40% of the Sebenza substation project since work began at the end of 2014 following the awarding of the contract by City Power. The project entails the construction of a new 1000MVA, 400/275/88kV bulk in-feed substation which will relieve the overloaded and aged Kelvin Power Station of a […]

CONCO well poised to capitalise on African growth trajectory

May 2015 – The CONCO group, with its head office in South Africa and international office in Mauritius, has nearly three decades of electrical construction experience in sub-Saharan Africa, focusing on its core business as a full turnkey electrical, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor. The group has an enviable track record of projects under its […]

CONCO partners with City Power on key Sebenza project

March 2015 – Consolidated Power Projects (CONCO), through a competitive bidding process, secured the rights to construct the new Sebenza 400/275/88kV substation on behalf of City Power. The timing of this project is crucial as growth in the Sebenza area has increased exponentially without a corresponding upgrade of the aging power infrastructure. This has led […]

CONCO partners with City Power on key Sebenza project

March 2015 – Consolidated Power Projects (CONCO), through a competitive bidding process, secured the rights to construct the new Sebenza 400/275/88kV substation on behalf of City Power. The timing of this project is crucial as growth in the Sebenza area has increased exponentially without a corresponding upgrade of the aging power infrastructure. This has led […]

400kV Transmission line spanning 89km’s – a significant achievement for Eskom and CONCO

A major milestone for the CONCO group is the three-year construction of a 400kV, 89 kilometre long transmission line for Eskom, stretching from Eros substation near Harding in KwaZulu-Natal, towards Vuyani substation in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape. This major project was completed by CONCO and officially handed over to Eskom last year. Commenting on […]

CONCO Energy Solutions: New look, expanded offerings 

11 November 2014 – Consolidated Power Projects’ (CONCO’s) Protection and Automation division, well-respected in the industry for its highest quality design, engineering, in-house manufacture and commissioning of protection and control equipment, has a new look and a new name. Called CONCO Energy Solutions, the division has expanded its offerings to meet the needs of its customers […]