“A-Thermal is a technology based company with highly qualified and determined personnel, offering world class solutions for clients that meet South African and international standards. Our focus is to ensure that we preserve the environment for future generations. Our drive is to ensure we engineer the best possible solution for waste treatment to meet the specific needs of our clients and customers. At the same time, A-Thermal aims to maximise the individual potential of its employees as they develop new solutions – looking for a greener tomorrow.” Founding Director Dr. C.M. Eleftheriades
At A-Thermal Retort Technologies, our highly qualified personnel are trained in world-class hazardous and toxic waste thermal-destruction solutions.
At A-Thermal Retort Technology we are driven by our cutting edge technology and R&D. Our staff are all passionate, highly qualified and experienced in hazardous and toxic waste management solutions that are on par with international standards. Our key focus is to ensure that we preserve the environment for future generations. Our drive is to ensure that we engineer the best possible solution for waste treatment to meet the specific needs of our clients.
A-Thermal is a diverse, team-orientated company with a strong emphasis on implementing innovative solutions for hazardous waste treatment. Due to the wide variety of client needs, our employees are adaptable and experts in problem solving to overcome challenges presented. We create solutions in line with best practices and ensure hazardous waste treatment is environmentally responsible.
Our employees are given the opportunity to pursue projects in an entrepreneurial spirit. All work on site is safety oriented and specialist training is provided. A-Thermal encourages career development through training, studying and seminars – implemented at all levels.
A-Thermal also ensures social and community support through sponsorships. We utilise local businesses as suppliers and consulting partners. As the business expanded our staff base grew, thus ensuring job creation. Expansion now progressed to allow the creation of a worker’s trust fund.
Our engineering team consists of six chemical engineers – Holding Masters Degrees as well as being recognised with ECSA and are specialists in the following areas:
- Hazardous waste pyrolysis and thermal oxidation.
- High temperature gas-solid reactions.
- High temperature fluidization.
- Biomass and waste gasification.
- Hazardous waste transport, storage and waste declassification.
- Gas cleaning and air quality / environmental impact.
- Water recovery from wet scrubbing.
- Process equipment design.