The Zest WEG Group, a subsidiary of leading Brazilian motor and controls manufacturer WEG, has a strong commitment to contributing to the development of the African region, and has been servicing the continent for more than 35 years.

Its in-depth understanding of operating conditions, applications and years of experience on the African continent has ensured that the Zest WEG Group service offering is fit-for-purpose. By leveraging best practice engineering and manufacturing capabilities, the Group is able to offer a range of standard off-the-shelf products as well as end-to-end energy solutions. From single product installations to individually customised solutions, which ar...

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CSI

Our Corporate Social Investment (CSI) approach is aligned with the organisation’s values, policies and strategy

Zest WEG Group strives to be responsive to the needs of our communities in which we operate, live and have influence, where we strive to ensure that our ideas, people and resources make a lasting difference. We have taken it upon ourselves to leave a legacy by playing a significant role in shaping t...

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Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment

Zest WEG Group is committed to ongoing transformation within South Africa and fully supports Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE). Through its strategic transformation and BBBEE objectives, the Group is able to demonstrate its commitment to uplifting previously disadvantaged individuals.

Zest WEG Group is committed to ongoing transformation within South Africa and fully supports Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE).Through its strategic transformation and BBBEE objectives, the Group is able to demonstrate its commitment to uplifting previously disadvantaged individuals ...

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Sustainability

Zest WEG Group, through its concern for the environment and the planet as whole, is committed to promoting and maintaining a culture of sustainability and environmental responsibility through sound strategic business and manufacturing practices.

As part of the global WEG organisation, Zest WEG Group follows and promotes best practice sustainability methodologies. These are integral to its business operations with the overall aim of reducing the environmental impact of all activities. The Group’s level of commitment extends beyond its own p...

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Quality Policy

In conjunction with our customer’s need for an ISO 9001 certified supplier and since WEG acquired Zest (process began in June 2010) we have implemented a Quality Management System relative to our business. Zest’s system was audited and we were certified as ISO 9001 compliant on the 8th August 2011.

The certification is valid for three years. We are audited by BVQI (Brazilian branch) annually to ensure the system is continually improving and that we are still meeting the standard’s requirements. During our recertification audit in February 2015, Shaw Controls was also certified. Our aim is to h...

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Training

Training is a cornerstone for the Zest WEG Group which operates a permanent 200 m2 training centre at its Johannesburg head office. Training is also done at various Zest WEG Group branches, including those outside of South Africa.

Training is a cornerstone for the Zest WEG Group which operates a permanent 200 m2 training centre at its Johannesburg head office. Training is also done at various Zest WEG Group branches, including those outside of South Africa. Accredited by the relevant Sector Education Training Authority (SETA...

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