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Magnet Wins Prestige Award

Magnet scooped top honours in the Trade Category (Above:) Receiving the award is Magnet’s Managing Director Brian Howarth (second left) and Sales Director Roshan Krishna (second right). Presenting Magnet its award are (from left) KZN Department of Economic Development and Tourism (DEDT) Head of Department, Carol Coetzee as well as Lalita Dhasiar-Ventura and Grant Adlam, co-publishers of the KwaZulu Natal Top Business Portfolio. The 5th Annual First National Bank KZN Top Business Portfolio Awards were hosted at a Gala dinner event at the Moses Mabhida Stadium. The event was attended by an esteemed…

Sappi Tugela River Pump Upgrade

Magnet has played a major role in the Sappi Tugela River pump station upgrade project on KZN’s North Coast. This project has delivered high levels of energy savings as well as reducing the peak time load on Eskom’s electricity grid. “Magnet is actively involved with Eskom’s demand side management (DSM) programme aimed at alleviating the country’s shortage of electrical energy. Magnet was commissioned by Sappi to undertake an  audit of the river pumps plant, with a view to possibly upgrading one of the at the plant,” says Brian Howarth, Magnet’s managing director. “At the same…

Magnet on the 1st Tee

Schneider put on another well organised golf day. The event was held at Mount Edgecombe Country Club and was enjoyed by nearly 100 Schneider customers and distributors. (Above:) Magnet’s marketing department set up on the 1st tee, providing the golfers with some snacks and giveaways. (Above:)  Magnet's Managing Director, Brian Howarth and Technical Manager, Stephan Allen represented Magnet Durban in a four ball.

Special Achievement Award

  Emerson Special Achievement Award 2010 Magnet's Managing Director recently attended the Emerson Award Ceremony in Dubai, where Magnet was honoured with a special achievement award for excellence in marketing of their ATX product range in South Africa.

An Efficient Solution to Energy Management

Magnet has launched a new energy metering system that provides an efficient solution to energy management, ensuring maximum energy savings. “The Power-Star data logger system, which consists of a unit with an integrated GSM modem, accurately measures energy consumption, providing the highest level of reliability, data security and service,” says Brian Howarth, managing director of Magnet, specialists in the design and installation of the latest energy efficiency systems. “This interactive reporting system is a fully hosted and managed solution, designed to deliver real time energy metrics…