Quality and Service is our Business

021 931 4247

083 625 0587

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Established 1993

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general information

Electra Rewinding Services was established in 1993.

The founder, inspired by the craftsmanship of his late father (an artisan in the Metrorail Electric Running Sheds E.R.S Salt River), wished to retain the legacy of the old Salt River Depot. He aptly named the company Electra Rewinding Services or “ERS”.

In 2015 the company was wholly purchased by the now owners. Remarkably they too have their roots firmly planted at the ERS Salt River Depot. Starting as trade hands & general workers to their fathers newly established rolling stock refurbishment business as early as 1997. With them they brought a wealth of knowledge in the areas of business management, industry experience and several key staff members whom would see the company grow to its current stature.

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Quality system & Specifications

Quality system: The company’s quality objective is the installation of a Quality System registered to ISO 9001-2008 status.

SABS Specifications: We follow the specifications of the South African Bureau of Standards and bearing manufacturers.

Electra manufactures many replacement parts in-house through our precision engineering shop.

Contact details

Parow Facility

1 Parin Road, Parow Industria, 7499

021 931 4247 (Parow)