ABOUT US

Who we are

Profound Engineering provides services to all industries using or producing power and energy. Our services are differentiated by providing services which combine several key capabilities. These include experience and expertise of AC Furnaces, DC Furnaces, Petrochemical Plants, Steel Manufacturing Plants, Heavy Industry, Mining and Power Generation.

Profound Engineering has the expertise and resources to manage and conduct large multi-disciplinary projects on its own as well as through its association with other role players in the industry. Our niche products and services lay in the provision of services and equipment in the electrical, instrumentation and control arena.

Profound Engineering operates primarily in the South African and African heavy industrial industry providing design and supply of equipment for furnaces, industrial plants, mines, power generation and transmission of electricity.

Services include technical, economic and financial analyses, due-diligence reviews, feasibility studies, site evaluation, engineering design, procurement, project and construction management, commissioning and training. Projects can be taken from the initiation stage through the project life-cycle to commercial handover, if required.

Specialised electrical services include electrical system studies, protection co-ordination, transient stability analysis, fault finding and commissioning. Profound Engineering electrical capabilities include the entire voltage spectrum from low voltage up to and including 275kV transmission lines and substation design. Profound Engineering have vast experience in the design and specification of electrical equipment from MCC’s, cabling, protection schemes for substations, large AC motors, generators and transmission lines.

Profound Engineering have experienced staff who has been involved in hydro power plants, electrical reticulation from 240 volt up to 275kV, co-generation power plants, furnaces, petro-chemical refineries and various other industries. Specialised instrumentation and control services include design, install and commission of field instrumentation, control systems and software development. We also specialize in the analysis and optimisation of existing installations. We even supply after hours breakdown assistance to assist our clients in the speedy recovery from disruptive events.

Mission

In order to meet our Vision, we shall:

  • Always conduct our business with integrity and honesty.
  • Understand and agree client’s requirements in detail.
  • Continually improve and upgrade our skills.
  • Create awareness for each person’s responsibility towards quality.
  • At all times, supply our clients the best technical and commercial service.
  • Implement and maintain an effective quality management system.

Mission

In order to meet our Vision, we shall:

  • Always conduct our business with integrity and honesty.
  • Understand and agree client’s requirements in detail.
  • Continually improve and upgrade our skills.
  • Create awareness for each person’s responsibility towards quality.
  • At all times, supply our clients the best technical and commercial service.
  • Implement and maintain an effective quality management system.

Safety

We believe that nothing is more important than safety. Safety cannot and will not be jeopardised in order to improve profits or production. Our company has a zero tolerance policy in so far as safe operating practices are concerned. This philosophy initiates at the design stages of each project and is taken right through to the commissioning and hand over.