About Gem Switchgear

Leading Distribution Board Manufacturer

Gem Switchgear is a leading distribution board manufacturer in South Africa. Our quality products are servicing all industries around the world from your home to some of the biggest mines in the world.

The company undertakes the manufacture of a comprehensive range of low and medium voltage switchgear, including motor control centres, main, lightning, medium and small distribution boards, power factor control boards, programmable controller cubicles, Eskom and School Kiosks and any Meter Boards to specification.

Gem Switchgear is keeping abreast with the latest technological developments and has a policy of improving their products on a continual step-by-step program. Gem Switchgear has been audited and approved by various Consulting Engineering Companies, major mining houses and contractors in South Africa and beyond our borders to supply distribution boards. Low voltage switchgear and control gear assembly, manufactured by Gem Switchgear have been tested and approved by SABS high current laboratory in accordance with SABS IEC 60.439:1999 for type tested assemblies.

Gem Switchgear servicing all industries around the world

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March 15, 2023

Great service! Very friendly and efficient.

Morne' Jonker

Product pricing and quality

March 7, 2023

High quality products

Competitive pricing

Ronald Prinsloo

Quality and Service

February 28, 2023

The workmanship quality was outstanding and the service received from point of sale through to collection was amazing.

The staff is friendly and helpful and always willing to assist with any questions or concerns. Will definitely use them in the future

Wimpie Botha

Quality products

February 28, 2023

Good quality products. Friendly staff.

Would highly recommend.

Werner Labuschagne

Excellent Customer Service

February 28, 2023

A friendly and professional team.

Excellent Service. Thank you.

Andrew Viljoen