About Diesel-Electric Industrial

The company started in Springs in 1976 as a Bosch Power Tool Wholesaler. Over the years and in accordance with customer requirements , the company added many more products to it’s sales portfolio and it now covers a substantial range of equipment sourced from over 300 suppliers , being Importers , Manufacturers and Distributors of  leading brands .

Awareness of the needs of the market place , and our determination to meet those needs with the best products and service , contributed greatly to Diesel-Electric Industrial (Pty) Ltd becoming one of the largest power tool sales and service centres on the east rand .

Prior to the establishment of Diesel-Electric Industrial (Pty) Ltd , power tools needing repairs had to be sent to Johannesburg . Setting up a repair workshop was one of the companies first priorities, and the local industry responded well to having an easily accessible repair facility. The company is a major Distributor of Abrasives , Hand Tools , Electrical , Hydraulics and more than 100 different power tools are now available Ex Stock . This together with a large resource of service parts and accessories, means that we can meet the requirements of our Customers quickly and efficiently .

Staff Compliment

The Company has a Staff complement of 26 at present and is expanding . We operate from our own spacious premises on the main road into Springs from the N12 , and are Visible and easily Accessible. All Stock is on a Computerised Inventory System (OHIO) and updated Invoicing ensures stock updates are immediately affected . A comprehensive computer reporting system is used to analyse stock movements, Turnovers, Margins and provide Efficient Re-Ordering guidelines for quality stock and financial management .

Why buy Bosch Power Tools ?

  • Bosch is the largest manufacturer of power tools in the world and has the widest range of machines.
  • Diesel-Electric Industrial (Pty) Ltd is the largest stockist of Bosch Power Tools in the area with more models available than any other supplier.
  • Bosch has the highest % availability of spare parts for their tools than any other brand available in South Africa.
  • Diesel-Electric Industrial has the largest stock of Bosch Power Tool spare parts on the East Rand.
  • Bosch appoint specialised workshops to do Bosch Power Tool repairs.
  • Diesel-Electric Industrial (Pty) Ltd is a Bosch Authorised Service Centre for Bosch Power Tool service and repairs.
  • Bosch give a one year warranty on their power tools against faulty parts and workmanship.
  • Diesel-Electric Industrial (Pty) Ltd is appointed to handle Bosch Power Tool warranty repairs direct from the customer.
  • Bosch is also the world's largest manufacturer and supplier of power tool accessories.
  • Diesel-Electric Industrial (Pty) Ltd can supply almost any power tool and accessory for cutting, grinding, polishing, drilling and shaping of wood, metals, plastics and most other materials.

The Management Team

From left to right:
Llewellyn Scheepers (Internal Sales Director)
Bob Gillies (MD Retiring)
Mrs Jackie Gillies (Financial Director)
John Petterson (External Sales Director)

Current Memberships

Latest B-BBEE Certificate