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Tree of Remembrance for World HIV AIDS Day


CBI-electric commemorated World HIV AIDS day on the 1 December this year with their Tree of Remembrance. Employees were able to place a ribbon on the tree in remembrance of someone who has died from, or living with, HIV AIDS. Awareness packs were also distributed

CBI-electric launches CBI³ web-based design tool at events across SA

CBI³ design tool launch


In a series of countrywide presentations, CBI-electric: low voltage launched their new innovative and completely web-enabled CBI³ design tool to complement their now comprehensive range of products.

Customers at the event held at the Vodacom Dome in Midrand in November, participated in a technical question and answer session and were rewarded by winning official South African cricket support jerseys. The winner’s names are: Tyler Roberts, JDL Electric; Jeff Forman, Citilec and Doris Ralulimi, Azali Engineering Projects.

New CBI³ now available


The NEW innovative and completely web-enabled CBI design tool CBI³ is now available.  CBI³ is a web based design tool that replaces the very popular CBI².

CBI³ functionality

  • Intelligent electrical systems design software tool
  • Web-based- no software installation
  • Improved user interface
  • Improved system analysis functionality

CBI Launches innovative design tool for consultants


In a series of countrywide presentations, CBI-electric: low voltage launched their new innovative and completely web-enabled CBI design tool to complement their now comprehensive range of products.

CBI³ is a real time on line web based tool that provides workflow integration, design verification, design to quote and value add, product search and configuration control capabilities. It is an intelligent electrical systems design software tool that is web-based requiring no software installation. The new design tool provides improved user interface as well as improved system analysis functionality.

Local Manufacturing Success Story exports products worldwide


CBI-electric is a truly South African success story. As the only manufacturer of circuit breakers and related devices on the African continent this locally grown organisation, established in 1949, exports the majority of its products to countries across the world.

CBI authenticates Distributors protecting customers


CBI-electric: low voltage is an established global supplier of world class products and solutions and continues to develop their extensive expertise through the application of the latest technologies and trends.

In line with this, CBI-electric’s channel partnership campaign aims to empower and develop their Distributors through training programmes that ensure that end-users not only receive a world class value added service, but are also protected through the correct use of products as required by their respective application. Only Distributors that attend CBI training programmes are certified as an Authenticated Distributors.

CBI launches Touch-Screen Time Switch


CBI-electric: low voltage’s newly launched touch-screen programmable QAT-TRDM Electronic Time Switch can be used in Residential, Commercial and Industrial applications to automatically control geysers, lights, air conditioners, pool pumps etc.

CBI launches Metal Switches & Sockets range


The newly launched CBI-electric: low voltage Metal range of switches and socket outlets feature a metal white plate for durability. Switch inserts feature a fluorescent strip for ease of use and a modern look.

The aesthetically pleasing Metal range was developed due to demand from consumers. It features screwless cover plates and offers SA/European socket outlet combos. It is available in a number of switch and socket configurations as well as blank cover plates.