Power Generation for Mining | Aggreko Africa
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Full life-cycle power for the mining industry

Mining companies across Africa trust Aggreko for their power. Aggreko provides fully flexible power packages for every stage of the mine lifecycle, from project planning and construction, through to commissioning, production, expansion and eventual ramp-down.

Our solutions address the core need of any mining operation: a stable, reliable and sufficient power supply. We deliver customised power packages that fit the requirements of each and every individual project.

Aggreko’s power solutions give our customers peace of mind. This allows them to concentrate on their mining operations secure in the knowledge their power supply is in the hands of the leading specialist rental power company.

For over 50 years, Aggreko has defined the rental power industry. Today, Aggreko is the world’s most experienced and capable rental power provider. Mining companies choose Aggreko with complete confidence.

Aggreko works closely with customers to provide solutions that:

  • Conform to the highest levels of health and safety.
  • Offer flexibility in both financing and power generation capacity.
  • Deliver high quality, reliable power that is fully supported and available 24/7

Typical applications include:

  • Power for labour camps including accommodation and catering facilities.
  • Power during the construction phase of a new mine.
  • Power for the extension of existing mine capacity.
  • Additional power for production peaks.
  • Power during planned maintenance.
  • Emergency power during unplanned outages

Both diesel generators and natural gas powered generators are available as well as a combined fuel (diesel / gas) system.

Additional services include up-front engineering with on-site care and maintenance support, in line with mining standards and regulations. Aggreko has successfully supported mines over short and long term durations, covering exploration, feasibilities, planned expansions, breakdowns, shutdowns or tailored capacities throughout the mine life.