Press Releases

Altron’s Trading Statement For The Half-year Ended 31 August 2018 Indicates Significant Earnings Growth

In terms of the Listings Requirements of the JSE Limited, companies are required to publish a trading statement as soon as there is a reasonable degree of certainty that the financial results for the period to be reported upon next will differ by at least 20% from the financial results for the previous corresponding period. … Read More

Altrons Netstar invests in technology to make mine operations safer

Johannesburg, 11 September 2018Ensuring safe working conditions for the mining sector is a challenge, particularly when it comes to complying with regulatory standards such as the Department of Mineral Resources collision avoidance system requirements for mine vehicles.Pierre Bruwer, Group MD of Altron subsidiary Netstar, explains how the company has stepped up to the plate a … Read More

Altron congratulates 48 IT graduates in KwaZulu-Natal

Johannesburg 10 September 2018. JSE-listed Altron welcomed 48 new graduates into the ICT world when it celebrated the awarding of Certificates in End User Computing to the graduates of its learning centre in KwaMashu, KwaZulu-Natal.It is a great privilege to recognise the hard work, dedication and commitment of the students and instructors, said Mteto Nyati, … Read More

Altrons Netstar invests in revolutionary new team to transform client performance

Johannesburg, 5 September 2018 Netstar, a subsidiary of JSE-listed Altron, has a long-standing learnership programme that includes people living with disabilities. It provides learners the opportunity to develop meaningful careers and expand their skills in the formal job sector. As a result of this programme, Netstar has recently employed 11 hearing-impaired individuals to enhance its … Read More

Competition Commission approves Altron acquisition of iS Partners

Johannesburg 30 August 2018. JSE-listed Allied Electronics Corporation Limited (Altron) today announced that the Competition Commission has approved its acquisition of iS Partners with effect from 1 September 2018.iS Partners comprises of Karabina Solutions, a Microsoft focused business, and Zetta Business Solutions, which provides Amazon Web Services offerings.Commenting on the approval, Altron Group Chief Executiv … Read More

Altron reveals a new brand

JSE-listed Altron today unveiled a new brand which ushers in a significant shift ensuring that the company goes to market under a single identity, making it easy for customers to do business with the company. “Our new brand brings with it a new culture of how we do business”, said Mteto Nyati, Altron Group Chief … Read More

Altron Founder steps down from board

JSE-listed Allied Electronics Corporation Limited (Altron) today announced that Dr WP (Bill) Venter, founder of the Altron Group, had taken the decision to retire as non-executive director from the Altron Board with effect from 31 July 2018.Commenting on his retirement Dr Venter said, I have the utmost confidence in the Board and the  executive leaders … Read More

Altron finalises disposal of Powertech transformers

JSE-listed Allied Electronics Corporation Limited (Altron) today announced that it has finalised the disposal of its 80% interest in Powertech Transformers Proprietary Limited (Powertech Transformers) to a B-BBEE consortium comprising of Europes number one medium-sized manufacturer of transformers, SGB-SMIT, and local black-owned Power Matla Group.Commenting on this significant milestone for the company which is … Read More