About us

The company was established in 2012 by Ikageng construction, GeoPlus GbR, Jochen Kirch Engineering, Transvaal Galvanizers (Ltd.) and Synergy Engineering .

The company is equally owned by South African and German shareholders, which are experienced in the different fields of PV installation over the last few years. Our core business is the development and installation of PV plants of any size in Southern Africa

Our Vision

To focus on our customer's market challenges and needs by providing excellent solar modules and power generation solutions in order to give our customer rest assurance for best value of contributing to the green energy development in South Africa, constantly working to minimize our impact on the environment being powered by renewable safe, clean, energy making a contribution to a better world.

Experience you can depend on.

 Ikageng Construction was established early 1997 to provide a one stop professional service in the construction industry by meeting all the client’s requirements subject to time and budget constrains within the fast changing economic environment in order to keep track with the changing political dispensation in South Africa.

Ikageng Construction is registered with Eskom’s Tender Board Megawatt Park and our services consist of;

• Earthworks

• Building Works

• Civil Works

• Solar Farms (Ground Mounted and Tracker Systems)

Construction of 0.5 MW ground mounted Tracker photovoltaic structures for Lethabo Power station and a 0.5 MW fix photovoltaic ground mounted system at Kendal Power station and is currently busy with a 30MW Tracker System at Soutpan (Vivo) Solar farm total of 60 hectares and a 30 MW Tracker System Witkop Substation (Polokwane) also a total of 60 hectares area of land for ABB - Spain and the client is Sun Edison from America. 


The Shareholders of  African Sun Energy


Ikageng Construction:
Former Wermar Konstruksie was established early 1988 and did a lot of work for ESKOM over last 15 years including substations and two ground mounted PV plants in 2011. The company has permanent staff of 336 people and a variety of equipment and vehicles.
Imab Engineering:

transvaal galv
 Transvaal Galvanisers was established in 1984 by its parent company, IMAB engineering, in order to provide a much needed ‘in-house’ Galvanizing service with focus on quality and turnaround times.
Since then it has grown and expanded at a tremendous rate, and currently boasts a production capacity of over 7000 tonnes per month. Currently they have more baths than any other Galvanising firm in South Africa, and the company is a market leader in terms of innovation, quality control and turnaround times.
With several strategic partnerships, both locally and abroad, Transvaal Galvanisers has become the preferred galvanisers for Solar projects in South Africa, due to their understanding of the clients specifications and the turnaround times required.
As a company specializing in the Hot dip Galvanizing of all material, from the smallest bolt to the largest beam, Transvaal Galvanisers will always ensures that the client is satisfied, both with their quality and turnaround times.
Transvaal Galvanisers- Zinc-coating your steel for the best corrosion protection, since 1984.
GeoPlus GBR:
GeoPlus was founded in 1994 in Landsberg/Germany near Munich. The core business of the company is providing a specialist surveying services for customers from different fields of the building sector like hydraulic engineering, structural engineering and civil engineering as well as from the automotive industry. From 2009 on the growing sector of huge scale ground mounted PV plants became also part of the business of GeoPlus as base estimates like topographical surveying and pegging out of the relevant components of the PV plants are done by specialists. Out of that GeoPlus started working on PV sites all over Europe for their new customers.
Consulting Engineers Kirch:kirch-logo This consulting company was found in early 2011 in Munich/Germany specializing in any kind of PV installations – ground mounted and rooftop systems. The company is experienced in the design, layout and project management of PV plants.
synergy Synergy Engineering was found in early 2008 in Munich/Germany and specializes in any kind of facilities engineering. The company is experienced in the design, layout and project management of large scale building engineering projects.
Power Concepts:PowerConsept Power Concepts is an electrical contracting company established 25 years ago, specializing in electrical infrastructure development as well as the installation and maintenance of various applications, residentially and commercially. Your Photovoltaic installation will be done with high quality and pride to perform at their utmost best at all times, to deliver a fast and efficient service to our customers.