11 June 2015


Submitted by Sasha Endemann

Global heat tracing systems company Eltherm has confirmed its commitment to the South African and African marketplaces with the establishment of a local subsidiary, Eltherm South Africa (Pty) Ltd.  The company has in the last nine years been represented by its official distribution channel.

Headquartered in Sandton, Johannesburg, Eltherm SA features a national footprint and includes a highly qualified and experienced team that services many specialist industries such as EPC (Engineering Procurement Construction), Mining, Food and Beverage, Power Generation and Renewable Energy, including Concentrated Solar Power, Automotive, Oil, Gas and Petrochemical.

With the view to rapidly grow its business, Eltherm SA has entered into a strategic partnership with Asani Group that will develop its business into Africa and also form part of its daily operations.

Comments Peter Stone, MD of Eltherm SA: “By establishing a dedicated South African presence, we are solidifying our relationships with our long-standing partners as well as opening new doors that will expose both Eltherm and our customers to a wealth of new business opportunities in the marketplaces we serve.

We look forward to the coming months that will undoubtedly usher in a new chapter in Eltherm’s local and African operations.”

Worldwide, Eltherm is regarded as a leading provider of heat tracing systems with offices across the globe.  Notwithstanding the company’s comprehensive manufacturing operations, it retains its core competency as an engineering design company.

This approach is mirrored by its local offices which provide German technology backed by entrenched engineering expertise that offers design, development and implementation of customised trace heating in the form of complete systems to suit the varied customer project and implementation needs.

Through its previous distribution channel, Eltherm SA has been involved with large-scale projects that include the establishment of major power stations on the continent.  The subsidiary’s current customer base also features the country’s leading players in their respective marketplaces,  Worldwide, Eltherm is setting new standards for tracing heating in a number of fields and subsequent applications:   Heat tracing on pipes[PS1] , heating of IBS’ and drum heaters; Vessel and container heating; Temperature maintenance in the food, chemical and petrochemical industries; Heated hoses for gas analysis; Point heating, rail heating and overhead cables in railway transport; and[PS2] Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) heating.[BA3]

Issued by:  At Vogue
Communications For: Eltherm SA
Contact:  Sasha Endemann, 082 805 6302 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.