To offer unmatched technical expertise to the above clientele, with our range of Testing and Commissioning services and HV Training school.
HV Test specialises in the Sales of standard and custom designed products with special focus on Turn-key Test Bay solutions in the Transformer, Cables, Motors, Live Line and Recloser sectors; Furnace Electrode Monitoring and Overhead line fault location networks.
HV TEST Commissioning and maintenance field services offers market leading technology and knowhow in MV and HV Cable Diagnostics and Fault Location; Oil Cable Leak Location, Transformer Testing, Circuit Breaker Testing, Sub Station Testing and Furnace Electrode Monitoring.
|Mr. S.W. Goodwin||B.Comm (Legal)||Chief Executive Officer|
|Mr. R.H. Goodwin||BSc. Eng (Elec.)||Technical Director|
|Miss. H.B. Breda||N. Dip (Cost & Management)||Managing Director|
|Mr. R.M Campbell||Distribution Cable Specialist|
|Mr. M. Roets||B. Eng (Elec. and Electronic)||Services and Projects Manager|
|Mrs. L. Sarakis||BA Psychology and Tourism||Services and Projects Team Leader|
|Mr. J.S. Haarhoff||N. Dip (Elec. Eng)||Products Technical Consultant|
|Mrs. L.M. Da Silva||Sales and Marketing Team Leader|
|Miss. M.J. Motsumi||N.Dip (Elec. Eng)||Training Manager|
|Mr. A.G. Hope||Btech Electrical Engineering||Calibration and Repairs Senior Technician|
|Mr. L.P.P. Fourie||N. Dip N6 (Elec. Eng)||Principal Commissioning and Testing Technician|
|Mr. N. Cherera||BSc Eng (Elec.)||Electrical Engineer|
|Mr. H.S.E.K. Calmeyer||Dip. Small Bus. Fin. Management||Health and Safety Officer|
|Mr. L. Pieterse||National Higher Diploma in Elect. Engineering||Technical Head of HV Test Training Academy|
HV Test as you have known it for the past 38 years will continue and still be active. On successful completion of the restructuring, the following new companies will also be in operation.
|Company||Registration Number||Vat Number|
|HV Test Academy (Pty) Ltd||2017/344316/07||4360286357|
|HV Test Cable Solutions (Pty) Ltd||2017/344231/07||4890286398|
|HV Test Field Services (Pty) Ltd||2017/344295/07||4270286067|
|HV Test International (Pty) Ltd||2017/344929/07||4220286357|
|HV Test Product Solutions (Pty) Ltd||2017/344276/07||4330286065|
|HV Test Repairs and Calibration (Pty) Ltd||2017/344900/07||4370286066|
|HV Test Shared Services (Pty) Ltd||2017/374555/07||4100286386|
|HV Test Specialised Solutions (Pty) Ltd||2017/377187/07||4190286486|
The products and solutions offered, always having been researched in advance, ensure we offer a unique and comprehensively engineered solution, to the market environments they are designed to serve.
HV Test has experienced strong Sales revenue growth and to facilitate this and in accordance with management’s belief in the company, its staff and its products, moved to larger premises, centrally located in Randburg 8 years ago. Key projects completed include supply and delivery of Cable Diagnostics Systems, Live Line Bays, successive National Contracts with Eskom for the supply of Overhead line Fault recorders and a turnkey first in the world 1000MW Transformer Test.
Both emergency breakdown conditions or as per annual maintenance contracts are incorporated into the Field Service and Commissioning Section operations.
The HV Test Field Service and Commissioning Section have the largest stock holding of test equipment in the Southern African market. As a result of the multiple sections within HV Test and in particular the agencies that HV Test Product Sales section hold, the very latest test equipment that is available to the market is also stocked by the Field Service and Commissioning Section.
Our comprehensive and independent reports offer real solutions for our customers in terms of asset life management and maintenance programmes. Our specialist Oil Cable Leak location equipment and service and knowhow has pin pointed over 350 leaks in the last several years.
In 2016 HV Test acquired a 50kV Resonant Test System with TD and PD measurement capability. The system will be used to test large generator and motors of capacity 10MW to 800MW. The system will also be used to test MV cable systems of up to 33kV.
With the addition of the Resonance Set the total asset stock holding value of test equipment available for field services commissioning and maintenance work moves over the R30million (US$3 million) mark.
The Following Commissioning and Maintenance Services are Offered by HV Test Cable Solutions (PTY) LTD and HV Test Field Services (PTY) LTD
The Repairs and Calibration Section is an additional service to our customers offering an OEM approved Repair and Calibration Workshop allowing all products to be repaired and calibrated in South Africa without the need to send items back overseas. HV Test is currently entering into a joint venture with a SANAS accredited laboratory.
Through innovative methods and focused approach, the company takes on complex and sophisticated requirement from clients, while meeting stringent quality standards and challenging project requirements be in Service or Supply of Testing and Measuring Instruments.
Our service oriented staff are dedicated towards gaining a solid understanding of the changing industrial needs of our clients and resolving the calibration and instrumentation challenges confronting the industry. Our domain expertise helps us in offering our clients high quality calibration and repairing services for instruments and these services help in maintaining the calibration of instruments which ensure that all process are operating properly & efficiently. HV Test maintains timely delivery with authenticity, accuracy and acceptability. Our extensive experience, expertise and a proactive approach to the varied requirements has made HV Test a Total Service Solutions Provider indispensable to many clients in South Africa and the Sub Saharan African sub-continent.
On Site repairs and Calibration is an additional offering available to customers. Each site service call is customised to suit the specific clients requirements both as regards date and time and as regards site work requirements and related safety matters. Regulations require regular inspection and testing of safety equipment and calibration of meters and instruments. A fully loaded Calibration testing facility is available with experienced Technicians, capable to carry out the complete calibration & testing process at a client sites. Any sized business, in any location - we will come to you and take care of your testing and calibration onsite and efficiently.
We employ Calibration Technicians to meet specific customer requirements. Our experience in the industry helps us in choosing the best candidates for various jobs. The workforce we supply to our clients are recruited only after we stringently test their skills and competence in their respective domains. Our trained personnel are talented, with immense domain expertise, and have extensive industry experience.
HV Test Repairs offers repairing services that are completed according to the requirements of the clients and at affordable prices. We diagnose & identify faulty components and replace faulty components then test again applying power and run the test instruments equipment through a series of power tests until we are satisfied that the device is in perfect working order.
At HV Test Repairs our service programs are designed to minimize downtime, delays and unforeseen expenditure and with our comprehensive maintenance we make sure your instruments are always in top operating order so that you can regularly meet your production requirements.
We regularly organize open-house training programs in Quality Engineering, and also offer special training modulus, designed for your In-house training requirements. Depending on the specific needs of the industry we in conjunction with the HV Test Training Academy also design special training modules or in-house programs.
High Voltage specific and dedicated training courses encompassing Regulations through to product specific or Standards specific courses are run monthly. The skills development and knowledge transfer through theoretical and practical demonstration and operation is a requirement of each HV Test course offered. HV Test (Pty) Ltd has been audited by EWSETA and has received certification as an approved facility. We are also accredited by SAIEE and the courses carry CPD points. HV Training Academy is currently in the process of offering Health & Safety courses.
We are ISO 9001 2015 accredited and have our CIDB certificate Grade 5EP. We are currently working towards our SANAS accreditation.
The Following Training, Commissioning and Maintenance Services are Offered by HV Test Academy (PTY) LTD:
HV Test is registered and accredited as an official ESETA Training Facility. Eskom have also approved the Cable Fault and the Circuit Breaker Testing courses on the Eskom EDCO system
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