SustainPower Advantages

Our Strategy

With the African continent at heart and its opportunities in mind, SustainPower offers a unique selling proposition.

Tough Packages

Containers built for any environment.
We supply rugged power generation containers for ease of transportation, simplified commissioning, and the highest equipment protection standards.

Thinking Inside the Box

Multiple sustainable power solutions.
Our use of containerisation allows for multiple power solutions such as solar containers, water purification plants, battery banks, gas conditioning and other solutions to suit customer requirements.

Local is Lekker

First class, Made is South Africa.
We implement South African design, engineering, assembly, fabrication, and commissioning trusted by world-class suppliers offering technical support and product warranty.

Strategic Partnerships

Giving you every possible advantage.
We have formed strategic partnerships with leading local and international technology partners, thus ensuring a superior product, unsurpassed service capability, excellent warranties and spare parts availability.

Lean and Mean

State-of-the-art production systems.
We implement standardized and lean product development and manufacturing processes for the best quality and the highest cost effectiveness.

Customer First

Commitment to service excellence.
Our customers come first and, as a result, customer satisfaction is at the forefront of everything we do. We provide an international network of service crews and reliable spare parts availability.

Technology Partners

Strategic Partnerships

We have formed strategic partnerships with several local and international suppliers. In doing so we ensure a superior product, unsurpassed service capability, excellent warranties and spare parts availability.

Unique Hydra

Unique Hydra, part of the global Unique Group, is a Cape Town based engineering and manufacturing company that delivers turnkey solutions from design to manufacturing of modular and containerised products for the industrial and offshore industry.

Unique Hydra is a strategic partner to SustainPower contributing the design, manufacturing and commissioning of key elements such as the electrical, cooling and gas systems as well as containerisation.

Unique Hydra’s Contribution to SustainPower:

  • Product design and engineering.
  • Custom-built container fabrication ready for genset installation.
  • Assembly of water system, heat recovery, cooling circuits, gas train and electrical installation including switch gear and CHP controls.
  • Final testing and commissioning of complete unit.
  • Product financing such as rent-to-own options and complete project funding.


MAN Diesel & Turbo in Cape Town and the MAN Engines plant in Germany supply SustainPower with world-class gas engines. In addition to this, they also support our vision of becoming the leading gas engine packager in Africa

  • MAN gas engines are developed specifically for natural and special gas applications.
  • MAN is the industry leader in reliability and energy efficiency.
  • Designed for combined heat and power generation, MAN offers low pollution, natural and special gas engines ranging from 37 kW to 550 kW.
  • MAN gas engines have proven themselves through their ruggedness, and high performance in peak-load and continuous operation
  • With long service intervals and service life, MAN gas engines ensure low total cost of ownership.

MAN’s Contribution to SustainPower

  • Business development cooperation and technical advice and support.
  • Import of MAN engine and preparation for installation.
  • Providing MAN Diesel & Turbo workshop for fitment of engine, alternator and control system onto base frame.
  • Engine maintenance and parts supply.