13 March 2013 – Schneider Electric has secured purchase orders totalling R101 million from First Quantum Minerals Ltd’s Kansanshi smelter project and the Sentinel greenfields project in Zambia. The Kansanshi site is located 15 km north of the town of Solwezi and the Sentinel site can be found approximately 150 km west of the same town.

The scope includes sixteen 33 kV F400 panels, twenty-six 33kV DFN7 panels, 169 MCSet panels as well as 27 Motorpact panels and 35 Altivar 1200 medium voltage variable speed drives.