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Improving quality of life through accessibility to energy

Feasibility Studies

Reducing investors risk and ensuring maximum return on your investment

Power line and Substation Design Solutions

Focused on optimal performance through efficient design of Power Lines and Substations

Project Management and Site Resource Solutions

Assisting business leaders drive performance and operational efficiency

Cross-Rope suspension tower

Cost effective design solutions for voltages ranging from 11-765Kv

Cahora Bassa +/- 533kV HVDC transmission lines

Optimised designs to cater for long river crossing spans

Designs to mitigate visual impact on scenic vista

Invisible multi-circuit tower for one 400kV and two 132kV circuits

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Feasibility Studies

The clients for network planning and studies include utilities, municipalities and industrial clients distributing electricity...


Power Line and Substation Design Solutions

Trans-Africa Projects specialises in the design of overhead power lines and the supporting structures for these lines. 

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Project Management and Site Resource Solutions

Trans-Africa Projects is a company which strives to ensure that our projects are executed with due care and diligence.

Company Overview

  Trans-Africa Projects (TAP), is a specialist High Voltage Services consulting company which was established in 1995 as a joint venture between Fluor and Eskom. We celebrate more than 20 years of success in providing a unique value proposition around the world because of our association and access to Eskom and Fluor intellectual property.

Our consulting and EPCM services include Power System Consulting, Engineering Design for power lines and substations inclusive of primary and control plant, Project Management and Construction Supervision.

Within our specialised services, we also offer electrical infrastructure audits, earthing studies, electromagnetic modelling, system and protection fault investigations. We also supply tower mechanical and electrical testing and renewable energy grid integration infrastructure design and grid compliance.

We remain the leader in providing local and international high voltage transmission, sub-transmission, distribution and electrification projects, ranging from 11 kV to 765 kV.


  As corporate citizens, we are dedicated to investing our time in skills development initiatives. We achieve this through in-house learning opportunities, bursaries and further support for the growth of smaller businesses.

We aim to continuously “Power the Future”. This is achieved by combining our own skills and experience with the technical and engineering know-how of Eskom and the globally competitive engineering, construction, site supervision and project management expertise from Fluor.

Our quality management system certification is audited by Intertek Certification Limited, an UKAS accredited body. We are proud to have never failed in retaining our certification. ISO 14001:2004 since 2009, ISO 9001:2008 since 2010 and OHSAS 18001:2007 since 2012.

Our offices are situated in Johannesburg (Head Office), Durban, Cape Town and Maputo in Mozambique. With representation in most sub-Saharan African countries and South East Asia.

Who We Are


Improve quality of life for communities by providing integrated, cost-effective and innovative solutions to the power evacuation industry


To be the premier supplier of engineering power evacuation solutions in Africa and beyond


To provide engineering services; engineering consulting, project management, commissioning, construction management solutions, asset management, engineering audits and training.


Safety, Integrity, Customer Satisfaction and Excellence (SICE)