18 October 2012 – Instrotech has formed a new test and measurement division, Test Instruments Africa (TIA). The division will specialise in the sale and distribution of test instruments from a number of different manufacturers to the South and southern African markets.

Justin Clarkson, a well-respected and experienced professional in the South African power industry will head up the new division. Clarkson previously managed the high voltage division of a successful South African company, specialising in power cable diagnostics and fault location.

Paul Mason, CEO of Instrotech says, “Successful South African companies are seeing the benefits of applying defined maintenance management programmes in their business processes. To assist them in troubleshooting and extending the life of their plants and equipment we are well positioned to offer them a wide range of instruments supported by high levels of pre and post sales service, as well as having qualified personnel capable of handling all types of technical and service enquiries.”