Our investments

SGB-SMIT CALIDUS (previously known as Powertech Calidus) supplies a complete range of transformer products which include T4 High Density Transformer Board Insulation; Cylinders; Spacers; Angle Rings; Clack Strips; Clack Blocks; Stripes; Clacks; Ribs; End Support; Low Density Transformer Board Insulation; Combie –Outer Collar; Inner Collar; Din Board-Corrugated Board; Cylinder; Strips.  Transformer Press Paper Insulation; Transformer Accessories; Tubes And Cylinders as well as Copper Strip and Rods.

Orion Minerals is an ASX and JSE listed mining company which is aiming to deliver shareholder value by exploring and developing its high quality portfolio of projects located in the Areachap Terrain, Northern Cape, South Africa and continued exposure, via a free carried interest, to exploration in the Fraser Range, Western Australia.

PuRK Energy provides innovative and flexible project and build solutions customised to local dynamics and client needs.

The business focus is on energy and power sector project solutions targeting both renewable energy projects, waste to power projects which include co-generation and combined heat to power as well as biomass energy.

SGB-SMIT POWER MATLA is owned by SGB-SMIT (GmbH) and Power Matla. The company supplies a full range of transformers, from generator step-up to transmission and distribution transformers. The range includes three-phase and single-phase units, auto-transformers, arc-furnace, locomotive and traction transformers, miniature sub-stations, NECRT’s as well as shunt reactors.

Vintage Energy Africa, a local renewable energy company based in Gauteng, is committed to developing and providing Africa with clean and renewable energy in order to ease energy shortages as well as humankind’s impact on the environment in Africa.

A Power Matla led consortium recently acquired 25% of Wabtec Holdings SA, the South African subsidiary of US based NYSE listed Wabtec Corporation, a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions, and value-added services for freight rail, transit, mining and marine industries. The group comprises the old GE Transportation and Westinghouse Airbrake Technologies.

Power Matla owns 60% of the consortium and has a effective 15% equity interest in the business.


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