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Leaders in African Power Generation. Diesel Generator Experts.

Ten years experience. The number one choice.

The Generator King specialises in prime and standby power applications. Our excellent range of diesel generator sets and accessories provide power solutions for a multitude of applications and for a variety of sectors, including residential, commercial, industrial, hospitality or agricultural.

About us


We are very serious about the quality of
our units and we are OEM partners
with all the major
engine brands.


We provide power solutions for a multitude of applications including residential, commercial, industrial, hospitality and agricultural from 2.5kva to over 700kva


We service the entire South African market but also trade in Sub Saharan Africa. Should you be interested in any of our products we could assist you with an export quote.

Our offering

We focus on power generation solutions for Africa. We manufacture our diesel generators to the highest standard and prioritise speed in delivery to our clients across the continent.


We specialise in prime and standby power applications with and excellent range of diesel generator and accessories.


Once a generator is purchased from us we ensure that it is supported and serviced through its entire life cycle.


Quality parts and expert, guaranteed fitment means your genset lasts longer and operates more efficiently.

Our products

We stock a wide range of the highest quality generator sets available and have the largest stock holding in Africa, meaning you get your generator quickly!
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Our clients

Some of our happy clients who have purchased generators from us over the years.

Genset FAQ

Frequently asked questions about generators, servicing, sizing and more.

How do I install a generator?

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How do I get the generator to my site?

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A partner in power generation

The GenKing way

Generator King sources and manufactures the best equipment from all over the world to offer the best range of products at the best prices.

With the ongoing electricity strain placed on South Africans due to load-shedding, power failures and an unmaintained power grids, access to generators that are well built and affordable is essential for businesses of any size in Africa.

At GenKing we pride our ability to source and assemble the top power generation brands including Cummins, Scania, Volvo, Honda, FAW, Lovol, Perkins and YTO.

We place our clients at the centre of our operation. Building lasting relationships and putting an emphasis on quality customer service helps us to ensure trust and longevity.

We ensure that our clients generator sets are kept in excellent condition by offering service and maintenance plans on all new generators. Servicing genset ensures a longer life-span and more efficient operation.

We use genuine, high quality parts, sourced directly from the manufacturers to repair and service the generators we supply. We service and repair engines, alternators, control panels and filters for Perkins, Scania, Cummins, Volvo, Honda, Lovol, FAW and YTO gensets from 2.5kVA through to 1200 kVA.

We ship throughout Africa, servicing Namibia, Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Swaziland and Lesotho. Because of this, it is important that we hold a large volume of stock and parts, so that we can service clients across South Africa and the continent efficiently and ensure quick delivery times and servicing windows.

Our team share our values of providing world-class service and industry leading products that meet our clients demanding needs, ensuring the best generator prices and the best customer service. We place importance on our staff being well trained and able to provide consistent, professional advice.

This is what separates GenKing from the rest, our ability to provide the best quality diesel generating set at the best price. This, backed by our ability to provide the right advice, servicing plans and maintenance gives you the peace of mind you need to know that you have a power partner in The Generator King.