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.
Calpeda will be present at SICUR 2020, the International Security, Safety and Fire Exhibition organized by IFEMA. Innovation and technological development are the main focus of this professional meeting that addresses comprehensive security from five major areas: security, defence, cybersecurity, fire and emergency security and workplace safety. The trade fair will take place from the […]Read the article
There are two types of fire-fighting system: fixed, as in the case of automatic sprinklers, and with hydrant. The first are controlled by UN EN 12845:2015, the second by UNI 10779:2014. Thanks to its pressure boosting and fire-fighting sets, Calpeda can cover the requirements of both types. Here, however, we want to look at […]Read the article