OptiPower

Welcome to OptiPower, A Division of Murray & Roberts Ltd

Building and upgrading transmission lines, Substations and Fibre Optic Networks are major undertakings and OptiPower has the knowledge and experience needed nationally and beyond to handle any project without limits due to the site conditions and voltage level. Working with OptiPower means that you don’t have to coordinate with multiple consultants and suppliers.


OptiPower’s core business consists of:

  • Construction of MV and HV Power Lines (Distribution and Transmission)
  • Construction of MV and HV Substations (Distribution and Transmission)
  • Construction of Overhead and underground Fibre Optic networks (OPGW, ADSS, and Blown Fibre, etc.)

Other area’s that we specialize in:

  • Assessments, Refurbishment and Maintenance of MV and HV Power Lines (Distribution and Transmission)
  • Assessments and Refurbishment of MV and HV Substations (Distribution and Transmission)
  • Demolishing of existing HV Substations and Power Lines as well as MV Reticulation Networks

Latest News


OptiPower wins MEA Business Award, 2018

In 2018, OptiPower welcomed with delight, the accolade of “Best Electrical Engineering & Fibre Optics Contractor – South Africa” under the MEA Business Awards Category, bestowed upon it by the MEA Markets Magazine.

CSI – OptiPower donates to Swarthmore Primary

As part of OptiPower’s Upington Nieuwehoop 400kV line project, OptiPower elected to donate to a local school in Upington – Swarthmore Primary School.

CSI – OptiPower Pledges to Santa Shoebox Project

In 2014, OptiPower Projects pledged for the first time to the Santa Shoebox Project. In 2017, we’ve decided to do it again, and our employees did just that!

Our Partners

  • ABB Southern Africa
  • Eskom SOC Ltd.
  • City of Cape Town
  • City of uMhlathuze
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