CBI Electric Low Voltage (Pty) Ltd

Primary contact

Contact: Chris Oliver
e-Mail: cbi@cbi-electric.com

Secondary contact

Contact: Louis Blom
e-Mail: lblom@cbi-electric.com

Company details

Key sector/s:
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Military
  • Mining
  • Power
  • Rail
  • Residential
  • Solar
  • Telecommunications
  • Utilities
Tel:+27 (0)11 928 2000
Fax:+27 (0)11 392 2354
Postal address:

Private Bag 2016 Isando Gauteng 1600

Physical address:

1 Tripswitchn Drive, Elandsfontein, Gauteng,1401


Company profile

The CBI-electric Group forms part of the Reunert Group of companies. Reunert is a leading South African company listed on the JSE in the industrial goods and services (electronic and electrical equipment) sectors. Reunert manages a number of businesses focused on electronics and electrical engineering and regularly ranks among the country’s top companies. The CBI-electric Group’s greatest resource is its experience. One of the key competitive capabilities of the CBI-electric Group is our commitment to the continual development of new technology and intellectual property. This commitment is only enhanced through our structure, which facilitates the sharing of information. This allows us to provide the best possible solutions for our customers. The CBI-electric Group is a set of companies united by a common vision: To be a solutions provider to niche markets around the world. The CBI group aims to be technical partners with our customers and the consistent focus on technological innovation, social responsibility and quality delivery makes this a firm reality. The CBI-electric Group is market driven and committed to delivering complete customer satisfaction by creating solutions that make life easier and more productive for the end user.

CBI-electric: low voltage has prospered for more than five decades to become a leader in the design, development, certification and manufacture of circuit breakers, residual current devices, surge protection, wiring accessories and metering products.  CBI supplies products to supply authorities, utilities, original equipment manufacturers, commercial property developers, residential property developers and into industrial, mining, telecommunication and general power distribution applications.

By maintaining an integrated network with branches located throughout South Africa and Australia, and branches in Germany and USA, CBI-electric: low voltage can supply a complete solution on a global basis.  CBI-electric: low voltage is an ISO 9000 certified company and manufactured products hold safety certification approvals from safety approval authorities in Canada (CUL), United States (UL), Europe (CE), Germany (VDE), Ukraine (Ukrost), Russia (RUS), China (CCC), Australia (AS) and South Africa (SABS).  This testifies to the fact that CBI-electric: low voltage manufactures world renowned quality products.

As one of the world’s unique manufacturers of electrical distribution and protection equipment, CBI made a mark in this industry - a company known for quality products, innovative technology and a source of solutions. CBI supplies tailored solutions, designed, certified and manufactured by South Africans, for unique South African requirements.  This forms the basis upon which CBI’s international business has been built.  The South African electrical manufacturing industry has always remained on the forefront of technology and design and in order to stay abreast of change, CBI-electric: low voltage will to continue to look forward, meeting the demands of the global market.

Product & services

Besides being a world class local manufacturer CBI-electric: low voltage supplies, designs and manufactures low voltage distribution, protection and control equipment.

CBI is recognized for their quality products, & especially known for their Circuit Breakers and Earth Leakages.  The product range consist of Circuit Breakers for Equipment, Miniature Circuit Breakers, Moulded Case Circuit Breakers (all with hydraulic-magnetic technology) and Auxiliary products for the protection of installations and equipment against overload and short circuit. These circuit breakers are suitable for use in residential, industrial, communications, and power distribution applications.  CBI also offers Wiring Accessories, Surge Protection and Metering products.

CBI is the preferred local distributor for international suppliers, including Eaton – Moeller and Mitsubishi.   These strategic global partnerships allow CBI-electric: low voltage to offer our customers the most extensive and comprehensive product range imaginable, including Industrial Control and Automation products.

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