CAFCA is the only cable manufacturer in Zimbabwe. It was established in 1947 and is listed under the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange, Johannesburg and London Stock Exchanges. CAFCA is part of CBi Electric African Cables (RSA), which in turn is owned by Reunert Limited (RSA).
PRODUCTS & MARKETS
CAFCA manufactures and supplies cable and allied products for the transmission and distribution of electronical energy and information primarily in Southern and Central Africa. We manufacture over nine hundred cabling products including 11KV XLPE cables.
CAFCA offers a toll manufacturing option to all its customers who can access key raw materials such as copper and aluminium, which are converted at the cost of value addition. We are currently engaged in toll manufacturing for the South African Cable market through CBi Electric African Cables.
CAFCA also recovers decommissioned cables for recycling within a legal and environmental friendly framework. Reccovered cables can be exchanged for other products within our manufacturing range.
Standards Association of Zimbabwe (SAZ)
SAZ 240-Electrical cables within extruded solid dielect 300/500V, 1900/3300V
South African National Standards (SANS, formerly SABS)
SANS 1507-PVC Distribution cable rated 300/500V and 1900/3300V
SANS 1418-2 Aerial Bundled Conductor
SANS 1339-XLPE insulated cable rated 3.8/6.6kV and 19/33kV
British Standards (BS)
BS 215 Part 1:1970-Specification for aluminium conductors
International Electro-technical Commission (IEC)
IEC 502-Extruded solid dielectric insulated power cables 11kV and 30kV
South African Post Office (SAPO)
British Post Office (BPO)
BPO CW 1127 - Aerial Distribution Telephone Cable (self supporting)
BPO CW 1128 - Jelly filled cellulle polyethylene telephone cable
Post & Telecommunications (PTC)
Underground cables and Aerial Distribution copper cables