Who We Are

SolaTek has been established in 2006 and is today a joint venture of a small group of entrepreneurs from the plumbing & electrician industry, engineering, marketing strategies and business economy. SolaTek is serving Cape Town and its suburbs, Helderberg & Boland Area, West Coast and Overberg since then.

SolaTek is focusing on the use of renewable energy resources and is specialized in system designs for heating up water and electric back-up (Solar Photovoltaic, Solar Water Heating, Heat Pumps and swimming pools), offering energy consultations & assessments, sales and complete system installations for homes and businesses.

From site analysis to final inspection, we handle all the details to get solar systems up and running. We are working in close cooperation with architects, engineers from the construction industry, electricians and building companies. SolaTek has all necessary qualifications and has enough expertise with regards to do any solar or heat pump installation in a professional manner and according to SABS and SANS regulations.

Rudi - has a BSc degree in science. He participated and completed in 2006 a 6 month course of 5 subjects in Germany
  • Engineering in Solar Thermal Systems
  • Design and Installation of Solar Thermal Systems
  • Mathematic Tools for Engineering and Management
  • Solar Markets and Project Management
  • Photovoltaic Technology and its Systems

He handles all designs of solar and heat pump systems installations for residential and commercial clients and all Project Managements


Kerstin - has a B.Com degree in business economic & accounting. Owner of SolaTek and has started as entrepreneur already in 2003.

Worked before for different corporate companies and government institutions and started together with her husband SolaTek in 2007. She handles customer queries, administration, marketing and social networks.


Richard - Qualified PIRB Plumber with its own business Green Plumbing. Completed successfully the course as qualified solar- and heat pump installer.

He handles the proper installation of all solar & heat pump systems and rectifies plumbing issues for SolaTek. As registered PIRB plumber he also issues plumbing CoCs.

Our Commitment
  • Meet the agreed needs and requirements of customers, suppliers and contractors.
  • Ensure that all products bought, installed and/or the service delivered always meet the required standard and satisfaction of our customers.
  • Create growth opportunities and options by having win-win relationships with all our business partners, suppliers, joint business venture associates.
  • And dedicated to surrender excellent service to all customers, whether selling or designing, thereby ensuring client orientated services.
Mission / Vision

Act at all time with integrity and surrender excellent service to all customers by not only selling products which are real value for money, but also designing systems that suits customer’s needs, thereby ensuring client orientated services.