About Sub-Saharan Africa

What We Do

The Sub-Saharan Africa team are the leading supplier of automation and information solutions across the Sub-Saharan Region. We have a strong focus on extractive industries and infrastructure as well as consumer facing industries plus the ability to deliver cost effective solutions to our customers throughout the region.

We have a dedicated team of industry focused sales and technical specialists to support our range of products and technologies as well as our solutions and services portfolio.

Our knowledge and experience is supported by members of our PartnerNetwork™ program — including local Authorised Distributors and System Integrators — by working together, we have smart manufacturing technologies and solutions to meet all your business requirements.

Barry Elliott – Regional Sales Director Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa Careers

Careers in Sub-Saharan Africa

When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century. You can succeed here.

Sub-Saharan Africa Locations

Contact for more information on our Sub-Saharan Africa solutions and services

Our Sub-Saharan Africa head office and sales office is based in Midrand. We also have offices in Randburg, Durban and Cape Town. In addition, South Africa is also home to the Global Mining Application Centre which is based in Randburg.

Latest Press Releases

Foxconn and Rockwell Automation Announce Partnership
Foxconn and Rockwell Automation Announce Partnership

Rockwell Automation has announced that it is collaborating to implement Connected Enterprise and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) concepts for smart manufacturing in Foxconn's new U.S. facilities.

Rockwell Automation Demonstrates Commitment to Houston
Rockwell Automation Demonstrates Commitment to Houston

Weeks after the devastation from Hurricane Harvey and Irma, leaders at Rockwell Automation are confidently moving forward with plans to host the annual Automation Fair event in Houston.

New networked safe torque off option module  helps simplify machine design
New networked safe torque off option module helps simplify machine design

Rockwell Automation has introduced a networked safe torque-off option module, allowing safety and non-safety functions to share the same EtherNet/IP network.

Industries We Serve

Learn more about our Metal and Mining capabilities
Metals and Mining

Globalisation, heightened competition, higher production requirements and increasingly stringent environmental standards.

Learn more about our Oil & Gas capabilities
Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals

Oil, Gas and Petrochemical has always been the number one industry for Rockwell Automation in the gulf.

Learn more about our Water WasteWater capabilities
Water WasteWater

Your customers evaluate water purification projects on initial capital costs and long-term operating costs. We can help you lower both.

Learn more about our Food & Beverage capabilities
Food & Beverage

Helping you to increase flexibility and efficiency and reduce total costs of operation.