ABOUT OUR COMPANY
An Industrial Engineer with a Passion for Manufacturing and Renewable Energy with qualifications including B-Tech (Industrial Engineering), BSc (Hons) Business Systems.
With more than 18 years in the manufacturing industry as engineer, plant manager, project manager and entrepreneur, his experience includes 8 years as business owner with manufacturing plants in Cape Town, Rosslyn and Garankuwa. In 2006 the company completed the Cape Recovery Program for ESKOM in the Western Cape manufacturing and installing 122,500 Geyser Blankets within eight weeks, saving a massive 5,82 MW.
During 2011 a major achievement involved in designing and building a Solar Thermal Flat Plate Panel manufacturing plant for a local solar company in Midrand. With full SABS accreditation on both the product and the manufacturing plant, to be accomplished within eight months.
A further highlight in 2011 involved a partnership with Pioneer Plastics to develop a Renewable Energy product division and establishing Pioneer Plastics Energy that has to date launched the Raditherm Roof Insulation range, Plumb-Easy Geyser Blankets, “Little Green Monster” domestic Biogas tanks and Large Scale Solar Thermal Storage Tanks.
In 2013 he started a new manufacturing plant in Rosslyn called ENERGYWEB. Energyweb continued with the Roof Insulation range and the Geyser Blankets. It’s a family owned business that lives the passion they have for the Renewables
He also successfully completed the SOLTRAIN solar training and the German RENAC training program in Large Scale Solar Thermal. He presented training programs for Industry on Large Scale Solar Thermal for 3 years and is part of the South African success story of Renewable Energy Technology development. This passion for Solar and training sparked the birth of BLACKDOT Energy in 2014. A training business focussed on the Renewable
Technologies in SA.
The business core focus is training of professionals and expanding the market awareness in Solar applications.