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CBI awarded Eskom prepayment meter supply contract
Wednesday, 5 January 2005

Circuit Breaker Industries Ltd has been awarded a R15M contract to supply prepayment electricity meters, complete with integral earth leakage, during the course of 2005. The contract was awarded by Eskom as part of its drive to electrify homes throughout South Africa. For over fifty years, CBI has been synonymous with domestic circuit breakers and this contract underlines the company’s pre-eminent position in this field. The contract, which commences in January 2005, will continue until December of the same year.

CBI is a member of the Reunert Group and is the only supplier that manufactures all required parts within the Group, from plastic components to SMT-assembled electronic boards.

The company employs a total staff of 1600 in South Africa and has further operations in the USA, Germany and, more recently, Australia.

For more information contact:

Circuit Breaker Industries
Tel: +27 11 928 2000
Fax:+ 27 11 392 2354