+27 11 996 0600

Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics (CREL), a joint venture between Calulo Renewable Energy and Röhlig-Grindrod, was established as an integrated logistics service provider to the broader South African energy sector.

As a majority black-owned and managed South African company, CREL brings with it a strong and empowered portfolio of complimentary and successful logistics and service-based companies affiliated to the broader Calulo, Grindrod and Röhlig group of companies. We have a deep understanding of the diversity and local content requirements of the South African energy procurement process. Calulo-Röhlig is a Level 2 BEE contributor with a broad shareholding base, including a 30% black female component.

Contact Details

Ground Floor, Platinum Place
Turnberry Office Park
48 Grosvenor Road, Bryanston
Tel: +27 11 996 0600

Vision and Mission

The CREL vision is to provide a full wrap logistics offering to Project Developers and EPC companies alike, and is committed to delivering customised solutions, while providing end-to-end supply chain services through an efficient global network.

Our mission centres on the following key aspects:

  • Delivering customised solutions
  • Investing in technology and people
  • Providing end-to-end supply chain services through an efficient global network
  • Complying with applicable statutory and regulatory requirements
  • Enhancing profitability


As part of a global organisation that operates across all continents, Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics can leverage on the active involvement, experience, skills transference, as well as the strategic relationships amongst all shareholders. The current focus on renewable energy projects, including wind, solar, and biomass, positions the company well to participate in the upcoming procurement rounds of gas and coal to power projects.

Röhlig Grindrod

Röhlig-Grindrod is a Level 2 BBBEE compliant freight forwarder situated in sub-Saharan Africa, operating internationally and into Africa.

Röhlig-Grindrod’s service offerings puts Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics in good standing to deliver 1st class, professional service across the board. These services include; warehousing, contract logistics, customs facilities, domestic transfers, strategic planning, auditing services and marine insurance.

Calulo Investments

Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics is part of the dynamic Calulo Group of companies, and leverages on Calulo’s active involvement and skills transference between all companies within the Group, which ensures it’s partners benefit greatly from Calulo’s experience in effective BBBEE implementation, as well as the strategic relationships it has as a group.

Calulo Renewable Energy

Calulo Renewable Energy (CRE) was formed specifically to participate in the renewable energy industry as a response to the changing energy landscape in South Africa and globally, as well as government’s REIPP Procurement Programme. Through CRE, Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics is able to offer a full suite of logistics and related services to the renewable energy industry by drawing on the expertise and services of group investee companies and by coordinating other local service providers.

Global Footprint

Regardless of destination or cargo, Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics has the negotiating power and expertise of a multi-national organisation and is committed to ensuring excellent service delivery and integrated solutions anywhere around the globe.


As a logistics services company, Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics aims to deliver high quality service efficiently and reliably to its customers. The service offerings are tailor-made specifically to the requirements of its customers, ensuring that they deliver high quality service.

Market Penetration

Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics has logistics activities within South Africa that are focused on these key industries:

  • Industrial
  • Projects & Project Cargo
  • Renewable Energy


Calulo-Röhlig prides itself with being an integrated, full service logistics solutions company that also has the following benefits for its customers:

  • Single point of contact
  • Competitive Pricing utilising existing resources within the group
  • Sourcing and Managing sub-contractors on your behalf
  • Turnkey Management

Calulo-Röhlig Energy Logistics is well-positioned to realise its commitment to being a market leader, providing exemplary service to the energy sector.