Press Releases

Well-developed infrastructure is critical to the strength of a country’s economy

The CONCO Group with three decades of Africa-wide experience in distribution, transmission and power infrastructure development, is contributing significantly to the development of electrical infrastructure across Africa, having secured large scale projects that will assist countries like Ethiopia and Tanzania to strengthen their economies. The company was appointed the EPC provider for the Addis Ababa […]

Team effort pays off on CONCO Sebenza project

February 2017 – This article has been published in Energize March 2017 issue. Click here to go to the Energize website. As CONCO heads into the third and final year of the key City Power Sebenza project, all stakeholders involved have agreed that team effort has been a significant contributor to the success of the […]

CONCO constructs new Heriotdale substation for City Power

November 2016 – CONCO is in the process of constructing the new 88/11/6.6kV Heriotdale substation for City Power including upgrading the existing Haggie Rand and PPC substations. City Power awarded the multi-million contract to CONCO in 2015 and the project is due for completion in the first quarter of 2018. CONCO Senior Project Engineer Joshen […]

CONCO’s CSI contribution goes beyond financial assistance

August 2016 – In the past two financial years, CONCO has spent more than 1% of net profit after tax on CSI programmes, but the group is well aware of the broader socio-economic environment within which it operates and believes that Corporate Social Investment (CSI) is far more than just financial assistance. The group is […]

CONCO Energy Solutions introduces innovative PV solutions for mining industry

July 2016 – CONCO Energy Solutions (CONCO ES), a subsidiary of CONCO, Africa’s largest service provider of power infrastructure solutions, has introduced to the market innovative solar photovoltaic (PV) solutions that will assist mining companies to lower their operational expenditure. “Our offerings are fully wrapped engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for PV solutions,” says […]

CONCO restructures to better serve its customers

CONCO on the front cover of Energize May 2016 issue. Click on the image to go to the Energize website. May 2016:  CONCO – Africa’s largest service provider of power infrastructure solutions – with three decades of Africa-wide experience in distribution, transmission and power infrastructure development, has restructured the organisation to achieve an even stronger […]

CONCO Sebenza project a year on and well on track

March 2016 – CONCO has completed approximately 40% of the Sebenza substation project since work began at the end of 2014 following the awarding of the contract by City Power. The project entails the construction of a new 1000MVA, 400/275/88kV bulk in-feed substation which will relieve the overloaded and aged Kelvin Power Station of a […]

CONCO well poised to capitalise on African growth trajectory

May 2015 – The CONCO group, with its head office in South Africa and international office in Mauritius, has nearly three decades of electrical construction experience in sub-Saharan Africa, focusing on its core business as a full turnkey electrical, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor. The group has an enviable track record of projects under its […]

CONCO partners with City Power on key Sebenza project

March 2015 – Consolidated Power Projects (CONCO), through a competitive bidding process, secured the rights to construct the new Sebenza 400/275/88kV substation on behalf of City Power. The timing of this project is crucial as growth in the Sebenza area has increased exponentially without a corresponding upgrade of the aging power infrastructure. This has led […]