Category Archives: Kipor – Generators and Forklifts

Kipor is well established as a global leader with products being sold in more than 130 countries world-wide.
The Kipor group of companies was founded in 1998, and has enjoyed significant product acceptance and market development since then. With over 2000 employees and manufacturing facilities in excess of 300,000 square metres we are committed to product quality and service to our customers.

When you think power – think KIPOR.
KIPOR and Smith Power

Smith Power Equipment South Africa, a division of Smith Mining Equipment Pty. Ltd., are the sole importers and distributors for the Kipor range of silent and ultra-silent diesel generators, petrol generators and engines in South Africa.

All the right parts and all the questions answered. If you’re not sure it’s always better to ask us first time. We offer full back service on all our units.

KIPOR Generators – 1kVA to 3000kVA Generators

KIPOR Forklifts – Electric and Diesel Forklifts

Our Mission is to grow our company by providing high-efficiency innovative solutions to meet our South African customers’ requirements.

Environmental Sustainability
A pattern of resource use that aims to meet human needs while preserving the environment so that these needs can be met not only in the present, but also for future generations.

Corporate Sustainability
Achieved by the delivery of competitively priced goods and services that satisfy human needs and bring quality of life, while progressively reducing ecological impacts and resource intensity throughout the life-cycle to a level at least in line with the earth’s carrying capacity.

Sustainable Development of New Technology
New products (integrate three core technologies).

Today, KIPOR South Africa has a strong research and development team, a high energy management team and a state of the art production facility. Kipor produces over 400 different models in four major product groups. Most have achieved internationally recognized safety and environmental certifications including CE, EPA, UL, CSA, CARB and CETL.

Part of KIPOR’s success is due to the fact that we are always looking for the next great technological innovation. We continuously search for new materials, techniques and systems that will help us to build better products and offer our customers even higher levels of service and performance.

KIPOR has reached a new level as an international company since its early days as a family business. Our comprehensive strength has never been more evident than today as shown by the development of KIPOR’s large scale engines and generators.

No matter where or when, we never forget the heavy burden of social responsibility we carry owing to the care and assistance that society has bestowed upon us. KIPOR South Africa will create a great future hand in hand with you- our customers, partners and friends.

Kipor Generators for TF Design


Kipor Generators for TF Design

TF Design has ordered two KDE 12STA, which are to be used to supply power to equipment in mobile medical units that operate in remote rural areas.

Ivan Marais TF Design project engineer says that the KIPOR generators were chosen because of the good service provided by Smith Power Equipment (SPE) and the positive experience of generators that were very similar to the two Kipor KDE 12STA generators he purchased.

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Distributor supplying market-specific generators to telecoms industry

Equipment importer and distributor Smith Power Equipment is expanding its product and service offering to the telecoms industry, with particular focus on the provision of generators for the sector in Southern Africa.

Kipor Generators
Kipor Generators

Smith Power will supply China-based generator manufacturer Kipor’s range of telecoms generators in Africa.
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