About Us

Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd

Mitsubishi Power Global

Mitsubishi Power headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, is a global leading company in the field of thermal power and environmental technologies. We can handle the entire production process from the development, design, manufacturing, construction and commissioning to after-sales service for thermal power plants.

The company has a total of 66 subsidiaries across 17 countries and was established as a joint venture in February 2014, bringing together the thermal power divisions of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. and Hitachi Ltd.. Mitsubishi Power employs 18,300 staff worldwide and provides solutions for the improvement of operating thermal power generators using the latest digital technology.

Mitsubishi Power Europe is a 100% subsidiary of Mitsubishi Power. As a leading global company in the field of thermal power generation systems and environmental technology, we will continue to meet the expectations of our clients based worldwide in order to contribute to the future of a sustainable society.

Mitsubishi Power staff

Mitsubishi Power Europe

Mitsubishi Power Europe, Ltd., headquartered in London, UK is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Power, Ltd. (Japan). As a global leader in the field of thermal power generation systems and environmental technology, we continue to meet the expectations of our clients in the EMEA region in order to contribute to the future of a sustainable society.

With key office locations based in the EMEA region, the European group has a workforce of approximately 1,100.

Mitsubishi Power has a cumulative 100+ year track record in the power plant sector, advancing our technical ability to develop reliable high quality products, improving our comprehensive engineering ability that is capable of handling projects in various regions around the world.

Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd

Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd is the newly formed African service vehicle and embodies the long term commitment of Mitsubishi Power to support and service the Southern & Sub-Saharan African Power Market.

Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd is the successor, for new business operations from 2020 onwards, of MHI Power ZAF (Pty) Ltd, previously known as Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Africa (Pty) Ltd.

Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd is part of Mitsubishi Power, Ltd., a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and a leader in technology, reliability and service to the power sector worldwide. Its product range includes Gas Turbines in simple or combined cycle, Steam Power includes Boilers and Turbines, Geothermal, Air Quality Control Systems (AQCS), Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC), Fuel Cells and Energy Storage. Services include Design, Maintenance, Monitoring, and Refurbishment. We supply Environmentally Friendly, Reliable and Innovative Power and Associated Plants, Power Plant Maintenance Services, Plant Modernisation Solutions and Digital Services in Africa.

The company has an outstanding record of supplying plant and equipment all over the African continent- over many decades, frequently to repeat customers.

We have established a strong presence in South Africa through the Medupi and Kusile Power Station construction projects. Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems has been involved in maintenance and service work on both Stations since 2015 and has completed numerous outages and maintenance contracts.

With the two major construction projects steering to completion our investors deemed it fundamental in the development of future business to restructure the main construction company MHI Power ZAF (formerly Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Africa) and create Mitsubishi Power Africa as the continuation of the Southern African entity in existence since 2005.

Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd further represents the entire Mitsubishi Power Group with a wealth of global power industry experience and history.

Mitsubishi Power is creating a future that works for people and the planet by developing innovative power generation technology and solutions to enable the decarbonisation of energy and deliver reliable power everywhere.

Value Proposition

We strive to achieve the lowest cost of ownership for our customers while maximizing availability and reliability though innovative solutions.


Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd is currently 100% owned by Mitsubishi Power Ltd. The development and implementation of a comprehensive B-BBEE action plan has been initiated and will be completed in the next 6 months.

Management Systems

From the operational history over the past 15 years, Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd will be anchored on the best business practices established within MHI Power ZAF. Our Quality Management System, Health & Safety Management System and Environmental Management System is the embodiment of all the experiences and improvements over the past years. We aim to complete our full ISO certification within the next 4 months.

Human Resources

Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd has access to more than 330 experienced employees based in Woodmead, Lephalale and eMalahleni, as well as the various subcontractors with which we have long standing relationships. Our dedicated maintenance team has been working on Medupi and Kusile since 2015 in various structures.

We are committed to training, skills development, skills transfer and the development of sustainable local enterprises that benefit local communities.

Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd deliver, with our unmatched experience in Thermal Power Generation, proven track record in Risk Based Maintenance Management, Digital Plant Monitoring and Service Excellence, we are the ideal partner to any utility seeking innovative power solutions that have been tailored to suit regional requirements and demands.

Corporate Overview

Corporate Name Mitsubishi Power Africa (Pty) Ltd
Office Address Building 30, The Woodlands Office Park, 20 Woodlands Drive, Woodmead, Sandton, Johannesburg, 2191, South Africa
TELEPHONE +27 11 260 4300