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Siemens is a technology company focused on industry, infrastructure, mobility, and healthcare. Creating technologies for more resource-efficient factories and resilient supply chains to smarter buildings and grids, to cleaner, comfortable transportation and advanced healthcare, the company empowers customers to transform the industries that form the backbone of economies, transforming the everyday for billions around the world. Siemens has been in Africa for over 157 years igniting a history of innovation and social development. As an integrated technology company, Siemens aims to play a constructive role in Africa‘s success story.
Siemens Energy is a global team of more than 91,000 dedicated employees. Together, we're responsible for meeting the growing energy demand while ensuring our climate is protected. We keep the best of our 150-year legacy and push the boundaries of what is possible. We strive for sustainability in our decarbonization journey, innovation centered on future technologies, and transformation among future focused offerings, portfolio and mindset. Together as one team across 90 countries, we are committed to making sustainable, reliable and affordable energy possible. This is how we shape the energy of tomorrow.
ANDRITZ Hydro is one of the leading global suppliers of electromechanical equipment for hydropower plants. With over 175 years of accumulated experience and more than 31,000 turbines installed, totalling approximately 430,000 megawatts output, the business area provides the complete range of products, including turbines, generators, and additional equipment of all types and sizes – “from water to wire” for small hydro applications to large hydropower plants with outputs of more than 800 megawatts per turbine unit. ANDRITZ Hydro has a leading position in the growing modernization, refurbishment, and upgrade market for existing hydropower plants. Pumps and turbogenerators for thermal power plants are also assigned to this business area.
GAUFF Engineering - independent and family-run - is specialised in the professional implementation of complex infrastructure projects in the fields of energy, water, sewage and traffic. Our employees are highly qualified and have extensive interdisciplinary know how, based on long-standing experiences, especially on the African continent. They successfully and timely realise diverse engineering projects at all scales with a high degree of contractual security and consultancy. For example, we are currently implementing an Off-Grid Electrification Project of around 300 villages in Senegal and the "Sambangalou" hydroelectric power plant with its high-voltage transmission network, spanning all four OMVG countries. For decades we are experts in Engineering, Procurement and Project Management and offer first-hand "expertise in infrastructure" to our clients worldwide.
Lucas-Nuelle GmbH (LN) is a technical & vocational training solution provider with its own training equipment production facility in Kerpen, Germany. We develop and produce training systems in key technologies in areas such as electrical power engineering, renewable energy, automation technology, electrical installation and automotive technology. Our product portfolio covers a wide range of technical fields, from vocational up to university level, from basics like metalworks up to expert level training concepts, incl. train the trainers and cloud-based e-learning solutions.
MAN Energy Solutions is one of the world’s leading creators of pioneering solutions based on large engines, turbomachinery and decarbonized energy solutions. The product portfolio comprises four- and two-stroke engines for power and marine applications. MAN ES also designs and manufactures gas turbines, steam turbines and compressors. The product range includes gas engines, turbochargers, propellers, chemical reactors, cryogenic equipment, electrolyzers, energy management and energy storage solutions. Additional services and supplies include tailor-made solutions like engine- or turbine-based power plants, Power-to-X plants, ship propulsion systems, and turbomachinery trains for the oil & gas and process industries. Customers receive worldwide after-sales services under the MAN PrimeServ brand.
Voith Hydro is a leading full-line supplier as well as trusted partner for equipping hydropower plants. Voith develops customized, long-term solutions and services for large and small hydro plants all over the world. Its portfolio of products and services covers the entire life cycle and all major components for large and small hydro plants, from generators, turbines, pumps and automation systems, right through to spare parts, maintenance and training services, and digital solutions for intelligent hydropower.
Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad, and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.
The German-African Business Association (AV) is a national, cross-sector foreign trade association for German businesses and institutions which are interested in economic collaboration with countries in Africa. In its capacity as a well-connected intermediary link, it promotes the exchange of information between German and African economic and political representatives. What is more, we promote a new vision of Africa in Germany; Africa as the continent of opportunity.