About Legacy Power SA

Legacy Power SA commenced service in Africa during 2004 as part an OFT Group Campus Manufacturing facility incubator project and specializes in the manufacturing and supply of cost-effective, purpose-built OEM Electrical equipment and systems supplied in accordance with the standards and requirements found within the property development, retail, food, public, services and business sectors.

Our History

Legacy Power South Africa (Pty) Ltd is based in Port Elizabeth, South Africa and operates within the Sub-Saharan Africa Region.

 

LPSA commenced service in Africa during 2004 as part an OFT Group Campus Manufacturing facility incubator project and specializes in the manufacturing and supply of cost-effective, purpose-built OEM Electrical equipment and systems supplied in accordance with the standards and requirements found within the property development, retail, food, public, services and business sectors.

 

Since then LPSA have been manufacturing and supplying cost-effective, purpose-built generator systems, ranging from 50 kVA - 3000 kVA. We have reputable relationships with various suppliers, which give us cost effective access to OEM Engines, Alternators and Switch Gear.

 

Utilizing world leading OEM Brands such as, MTU, Volvo, Perkins, Cummins and MAN. Our mission is to design and manufacture Diesel Generators to match our clients or OEM partner’s specific requirements across the African Continent.

 

Also available are our newly launched Power Cube Energy Centres which offer a rapid deployment, on-site power generation solution to suit any Site Energy application.

 

Our team of Electrical Engineers and Project Managers have over 200 years of combined experience in providing our clients with a wide range of ATS (Automatic Transfer Switch) and Generator Synchronization systems working in conjunction with leading European OEM Electrical Switch and Control Gear suppliers, such as ABB, Schneider Electric, ComAp, Deep Sea, Siemens and many others.

 

We invite you to learn more about of services, capabilities and capacity by browsing our website.

 

Please contact us should you require more information in this regard.

Quality Pledge

Our Engineering facilities, experienced staff, and up to date tooling, allow for the achievement of Exceptional Quality. 


  • We manufacture to SABS 0142/2 and IEC 60935 Electrical Specifications.
  • We are currently in alignment with ISO 9001-2000(E). 
  • We conform to the OFT Environmental Policy.
  • We conform and utilize the highest international Site Safety Standards and Risk Management Disciplines.
  • We are also a member of the Electrical Contractors Association. 

FAT Testing

Our team conduct extensive FAT tests on all our generators ensuring compliance to their design specifications and relative legislative requirements.

Typical FAT Tests include:

  • Mechanical and Electrical build validation.
  • Design Verification and Compliance.
  • Specified load acceptance testing.
  • Cooling System performance.
  • Control Systems.
  • Vibration Levels.
  • Noise Level - Acoustic Rating Compliance.
  • Fuel Transfer and Filtration.
  • Fuel consumption under various load conditions.

Power Generation & Distribution Equipment, Electrical Contracting Materials

Legacy Power Systems manufactures Electrical Switchgear and Diesel Powered Generators and offer a multitude of OEM Electrical and Mechanical Build options. We specialize in the compilation of BOQ items for our clients Electrical contracting equipment and project managing the delivery directly to site for secure storage until needed.


This provides our clients with a costed BOQ baseline for OEM plant materials and equipment that can be procured, manufactured and supplied to the appointed main contractors directly on the clients or developer's behalf. This allows us as to provide clients with Centralized Procurement, Cost Control and Accountability, utilizing approved and qualified OEM Supply and Technology Partner's.