Calpeda has been part of the South African pump market for many years and in 2013 started Calpeda Pumps Southern Africa Pty Ltd with local agencies. The new company was started to further develop the Calpeda brand throughout the region. During 2017 however as part of a major investment programme aimed at the whole of Sub-Saharan Africa, Calpeda S.p.A appointed a new European Board and Regional Manager to help further with the expansion of Calpeda’s activities in the area.
Today under the local leadership of Neil Pieterse (General Manager) and Quentin Ely (Sales Manager, both experienced Calpeda personnel, we have started an investment programme, which to date has seen the establishment of a new HQ in Montague Gardens, Cape Town and the expansion of our regional office in Alberton, Johannesburg. From these foundations we are building a strong technical and commercial team geared to bringing Calpeda’s world renowned quality, reliability service and family values to the South African market.
Taking care of our planet is becoming an increasingly urgent issue for each of us. Plastic, in particular, represents a global problem that must be tackled with great determination. Even a small gesture, which goes in the direction of reducing daily consumption, can be very significant and make a simple but important contribution to the […]Read the article
With the MXV and MXV-B vertical multi-stage pumps approved, as part of the 5 year renewal process for MXH models we have added larger pumps and the MXHL series to the approval list. WRAS Approval (Water Regulations Advisory Scheme) is based on the British BS6920 Standard, which defines the criteria and test methods for materials that come […]Read the article