The well-known South African Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) electrical engineering group ACTOM (Pty) Ltd (ACTOM) via their Power Conversion Division has acquired leading air-conditioning engineers and contractors specialist company Luwa (SA) (Pty) Ltd (Luwa SA) from its South African shareholders.
The acquisition was concluded in January and is effective from the 1st of February 2011. Luwa SA was established in South Africa in 1971, this year marking their 40th anniversary. Luwa is one of the leading and oldest players in the industrial ventilation and air-conditioning solutions environment and offers design, manufacture and installation capabilities. Luwa SA is based in Pinetown and Brackenfell.