Wire, Cable and Connector Solutions      


Company Backgound: 

Founded by Shaun Watts in mid 1980’s in Johannesburg, Macrowatt Cables cc as it was then called, was a manufacturer, importer and distributor of telephone cable, telephone cordsets, computer cables and associated acccessories. The business relocated to Cape Town in 1997 and later, through an association in 2004 with Durban based Bartel Kabel Werke and Eltec Cables, the business also represented and distributed their range of flexible power, control and instrumentation cables including thermocouple, high temperature, marine, railway rolling stock, light power cables, customer specific cables, wire wound resistors and potentiometers and variable output transformers. In addition to the above, we sourced cables from other local or overseas manufacturers to offer complete turnkey solutions to our customers.

Wirecon is now located in Muizenberg, Cape Town - South Africa and specializes in the manufacture and processing of wiring harness and cable assemblies, Spiral 'curly' Cables and the distribution of a range of connectors, control, instrumentation and power cables, high temperature and thermocouple cables, rolling stock and railway cables, shipping and marine cables and associated accessories.

In 2012 through an association with Connector Technology, the business has expanded the product range to include and distribute all connector products supplied by Connector Technology which include Wire to Board, Board to Board, Data, Ribbon and Terminal Block Connectors.

Mission Statement 

 "In accordance with our tradition of high manufacturing standards and product knowledge, our mission is to support our customers by providing the highest-quality, most reliable and timely delivery of products and services which help them gain competitive advantage in their markets".
We endeavor to sustain our mission by constantly seeking renewal via continuous education and learning, and the application of new technologies and best business practices and to provide a pleasant, nurturing and growth oriented environment which encourages our employees to be highly productive and to grow both personally and professionally.

 Our goal is to have a healthy, successful company that is a leader in product and customer service and with a loyal customer following.

Business Philosophy:

Honesty, Integrity and Reliability.