Blog/Media

Read some of our media articles and some interesting blog posts that will give you more insight into our business. 

Maritz Electrical honours heritage in new offices in Kenilworth

South Africa’s heritage buildings continue to be a source of pride for our country. They are also a vital part of our new history that is currently developing with our political evolution. Maritz Electrical in Cape Town has been lighting much of the city from football fields in disadvantaged areas like Imizamo Yethu, Browns Farm, Mannenberg, Seawinds, Heideveldt, Ocean View and Athlone to various waste water treatment works and the well-known Christmas Lights in the city centre.

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Van der Stel Rugby Club electrifying with assistance from Maritz Electrical

Rugby’s celebrated history has produced legends of the game, and continues to do so into the modern era of sport. From those humble days in 1823, during a soccer game when a learner, William Webb Ellis, caught and ran with a ball, to todays competitive Super Rugby, 6-Nations, Rugby Championship and World Cup tournaments, this sport has gripped the world from the west coast of the USA to the east coast of Japan, from the tips of Northern Ireland to the bottom of Argentina.

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Mannenberg Soccer Field

A settlement in Cape Town, renowned for the wrong reasons, has a good story to tell. Created by a government to channel a race group in the Cape Flats in 1966 as part of a forced removal programme, Manenberg consists of rows of semi-detached houses and project-like apartments.

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Energy efficient lamps lights up football for community

Cape Town’s Sports, Recreation and Amenities Department contracted Maritz Electrical to conceptualise and design the illumination of synthetic soccer turf installations, at various community sports grounds in Cape Town, to a lighting (lux) level of 150lux. The total investment in the project was just shy of R10 million proving that the City is committed to the upliftment of its people.

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