Solar Water Heaters for Malawi Hospitals


Brief Description of Project

Design, supply and installation of solar water heating systems forZomba Central and Mwaiwathu Hospitals

Location: Malawi

Year: 2011-2012

Detailed Description

The project involved the supply and installation of solar water heating systems for Zomba Central Hospital and Mwaiwathu Hospital. The systems were for hospital premises and for staff houses in Zomba and Blantyre.

Scope of work:

  • Engineering – System Design
  • Procurement and Delivery
  • Installation, Testing, Commissioning and Training
  • Maintenance

Equipment includes:

  • Fortune CP low pressure and high pressure solar water heaters – solar collectors and tanks
  • Roof mounting frames
  • Installation accessories – cables, piping, back-up electrical elements

Fortune CP implements solar and energy efficiency projects in the Africa and worldwide. Our solar systems are used by prominent companies and organisations such as Government (various ministries), Banks, Oil companies, Factories, Telecom companies, Hotels and others. The systems are used for electricity generation in residential buildings, commercial buildings, telecom BTS towers, rural electrification, schools and hospitals, farms and more.


We have a local office that sells products and carries out installation and maintenance in Blantyre, Malawi. If you would like to buy products, or you simply want to cooperate with us on a project, please contact

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