|Through Quality Control Services, Wilec, recognising that the quality of its products is of prime importance to its customers, has integrated quality assurance into each stage of production, processing and control. Raw materials are selected on the basis of quality and are then subject to rigorous incoming inspection before being released for further processing. Each stage of production is monitored by our quality control department with the set-up of each order being approved after extensive testing.
Process control equipment of the highest calibre ensures the production of consistent products, with the quality control department testing each order on each production shift to ensure our standards are maintained. The ISO9002 Quality Management System has been operating since 1988 and is well established and audited on an annual basis. The Transwire copper & aluminium conductor products are accredited with the SABS standardization mark. The company prides itself on the test facilities available which ensure that the highest standards are maintained.
Our products can be used in the following sectors:
Rail Transportation: Wilec manufactures and distributes a full range of conductors, insulation materials and ancillary products used in AC and DC traction motors, traction transformers and other related components for the rail transportation industry.
Power: Wilec is able to supply motor, generator and transformer products to the energy industry. Our engineering department and drawing office caters for both OEM’s and repair companies with our ability to reverse engineer components. Insulation can be supplied in kit form for mass production environments or once-off specialised applications.
Steel: In addition to the standard conductor and insulation products supplied to keep steel plants running, Wilec also supplies thermal insulation for the manufacture and repair of electric arc furnaces, widely used in the smelting industry. Insulation can be supplied in kit form for mass production environments or once-off specialised applications.
Mining: Wilec has been supplying conductor and insulation into the South African mining industry since our founding in 1953. Our components are widely utilized in underground and open-cast mining applications, and in plant motors and transformers.
Petrochemical: Similar in application to the mining industry, Wilec supplies a full range of products for the power generation, distribution and drive functions in the petrochemical industry. A recent addition has been the supply of natural ester oil for transformers, greatly reducing fire risk in hazardous applications.
Automotive: Wilec manufactures and distributes a full range of conductors, insulating material and industrial tapes.
Signage & Graphics: Wilec stocks and converts an extensive range products catering for the signage and graphics industries.