Eaton South Africa


About Eaton South Africa

Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 96,000 employees and sells its products to customers in more than 175 countries.

Eaton Africa is a leading power management company headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, with a presence in Morocco, Namibia, Kenya and Nigeria, offering a range of power distribution, power quality, lighting, and fire and safety products.

As of November 2017, Eaton Africa has secured a Level 1 broad-based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE) status.

Products and services

Eaton offers a variety of power distribution products, including:

  • Medium and Low Voltage Switchgear;
  • Power System automation services;
  • Metering and Monitoring solutions; and
  • Fault Protection systems.

Eaton’s circuit protection portfolio includes:

  • Moulded case circuit breakers;
  • Air Circuit breakers;
  • Medium Voltage Vacuum breakers;
  • Hydraulic-Magnetic circuit breakers;
  • Motor protective circuit breakers;
  • Surge protection devices; Solar switchers; and
  • Grid and system protection systems.

The company also provides the following services:

  • Turnkey project management;
  • Power quality services;
  • Field services;
  • Services for components and applications; and
  • Aftermarket and upgrade.

Eaton’s power quality portfolio encompasses a comprehensive suite of power management solutions, including uninterruptible power supplies (UPSs), surge protective devices, power distribution units (PDUs), remote monitoring, software, power factor correction, airflow management, rack enclosures and services.

Eaton strives for continued success in leveraging technical innovation to develop next-generation solutions.

Eaton has continually grown its power quality business by developing innovative products and services as well as strategic acquisitions of companies such as Phoenixtec, Powerware, MGE Office Protection Systems, Best Power and Aphel.

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Contact Details

Cnr. Esander & Osborn Road, Wadeville
Private Bag X019,Wadeville, 1422
Gauteng, South Africa

Tel: +27 (0) 11 824-7400

Fax: +27 (0) 86 681 9302