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iST ERTU Advanced

The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with comprehensive knowledge to enable them to work with the iST RTU. This course provides instruction on the essential advanced skills required to work with the iST RTU as used in Eskom Transmission. As well as instruction on the hardware components of the iST RTU, the class will also cover the advanced configuration required to set up the iST RTU. Topics covered in this training include iST RTU hardware, an introduction to the UNICON interface, and how to configure iST RTU within an Eskom Integrated Substation Control System.
EOH acquires Powertech for an undisclosed amount

EOH acquires PTSI for an undisclosed amount

CAPE TOWN - Africa’s largest technology and services provider EOH has acquired the business of Powertech Systems Integrators, IST, for an undisclosed amount. The deal, led by the industrial technology division of EOH would enhance the group’s geographical reach and energy portfolio of integrated...
Communication to Stakeholders - Sale of PTSI to EOH and introduction of IST

Communication to Stakeholders - Sale of PTSI to EOH and introduction of IST

Dear Trading Partner - You will be aware, from past media communications, that Powertech System Integrators (Pty) Ltd (“PTSI”) was acquired by the EOH group as a subsidiary of EOH Industrial Technologies (Pty) Ltd, effective 1 August 2017. Having completed all the contractual formalities, including...
Ethekwini Integrated Protection & Control

Case Study: eThekwini Integrated Protection & Control

The Company eThekwini Municipality is a Category A municipality found in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal. The area is topographically hilly, with many gorges and ravines, and almost no true coastal plain. Durban has a turbulent history dating from ivory hunters in the 1820s and their...
Case Study AASA

Case Study: Automobile Association of SA (AASA) Implementation of a fully integrated workforce management solution

The Company The AASA was formed in 1930, with the primary aim to address motoring issues of national and macro-economic importance. Almost 80 years later, they are still championing the needs of the motoring public. AASA is a non-profit organisation providing services to its members such as...
Netstar Case Study

Case Study: Making service click at Altech Netstar

The Customer Altech Netstar is a pioneer in the stolen vehicle tracking and recovery (SVR) industry in South Africa. The business caters for a wide range of needs with its product range. It’s locally designed and manufactured systems have stood the test of time. With over 600,000 vehicles under its...

Powertech System Integrators wins ClickSoftware Implementation Partner of the Year 2016

Powertech System Integrators (PTSI), a subsidiary of Powertech and the JSE listed Altron Group, was announced the winner of the ClickSoftware Implementation Partner of the Year 2016 at the ClickConnect SA event last week which was held at the Hyatt Regency, Rosebank. Having also won the...
PTSI Zebra Award

Powertech System Integrators wins Zebra Technologies' award: Value Added Reseller - Leading Zebra Solutions Provider in SA_17Aug16

Powertech System Integrators (PTSI), a subsidiary of Powertech and the JSE listed Altron Group, has been recognised with the Zebra Technologies Value Added Reseller – Leading Zebra Solutions Provider Award of Excellence for 2015 in South Africa. This prestigious honour recognises Zebra channel...
GIS

Geospatial solution enhanced with Java adoption_1March2016

GE’s Digital Energy business has improved the customer experience of its Smallworld geospatial solutions by adopting Java technology from Oracle. Utilising one the world’s largest software ecosystems enables cost of ownership reductions for its customers though Java’s extensive available resources...
PTSI Click Software

Powertech System Integrators wins ClickSoftware Partner of the Year Award at ClickConnect SA event_21July16

Powertech System Integrators (PTSI), a subsidiary of Powertech and the JSE-listed Altron Group, walked away with the Partner of the Year Award at the annual ClickSoftware ClickConnect partner event, held in Rosebank. ClickSoftware is a leading provider of automated mobile workforce management and...

Cordex Battery Charger System Training

The purpose of this course is to provide Technicians and Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the basic functionalities of the Cordex Battery Charging system.

GE MULTILIN CBP02 – Capacitor Bank Protection Course for Eskom Transmission

This course is intended to assist the user to find their way around the schemes that are supplied by Powertech SI to ESKOM. The schemes consist of the 5CB5300, 5CB5400, 5CB5500 and 5CB5600 schemes utilizing the GE Multilin C70 and MIB type relays.

GE MULTILIN DX319 High Impedance Buszone Protection Course for Eskom Distribution

This course is intended to assist the user to find their way around the schemes that are supplied by Powertech SI to ESKOM. The schemes consist of the 4BZ5700, 4BZ5800 and 4BZ5900 schemes utilizing the GE Multilin F35 and MIB type relays.

IEC 60870-5-101 Protocol Course

The 101 Protocol Training is an intensive course that covers all aspects of the 101 protocol. Learn the open standards-based protocol that serves as the communication link between substation computers, RTUs (Remote Terminal Units), IEDs (Intelligent Electronic Devices) and master stations.

DNP Protocol Course

DNP3 Protocol Training is an intensive course that covers all aspects of the DNP3 protocol. Learn the open standards-based protocol that serves as the communication link between substation computers, RTUs (Remote Terminal Units), IEDs (Intelligent Electronic Devices) and master stations.

ERTU Part 2 (Advanced)

The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with comprehensive knowledge to enable them to work with the IST RTU.

ecWIN and Silk Course

This course focuses on topics for ecWIN 6.1 system administrators and meter level & system level customization using the ecMANAGER interface in ecWIN. This course will also focus on a brief understanding of Silk TM , a web based monitoring application for clients to view their consumption.
Mobile Workforce Management Event 16 March

Enterprise Mobile Workforce - "A Shared Learning Event"

PTSI's Engineering Information Systems Team hosted a successful Mobile Workforce Management Event last week by cutting through the fluff. They were joined by C Level Decision Makers for a morning of enlightenment where they showed real life case studies of implementing world class Workforce...
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D20 Part 2

Course Description The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the advanced functionalities of GE D20 RTU/Substation Gateway. Duration 5 days Intended Audience This training module is intended for Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers who...
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GE D400 Substation Gateway

Course Description The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the basic functionalities of SCADA GE D400 gateway as a substation data manager in Eskom Transmission substations. This course provides instruction on the essential skills...
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D20 Part 1

Course Description The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the basic functionalities of GE D20 RTU/Gateway. This course includes instruction on the GE D20 substation RTU/Gateway as well as ConfigPro, the configuration tool required...
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D25 Replacement Bay Processor

Course Description The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the basic functionalities of GE D25 Replacement Bay Processor as used in the Eskom Transmission substations as dedicated bay processors. This includes: Hardware...

iST ERTU Basic

The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to enable them to work with the IST E/RTU .