Operations & Maintenance Department

The department is comprised of three sections;

  • Maintenance.
  • Control.
  • Protection.

  • To operate and maintain the transmission Grid Assets and local Dispatch facilities in a safe manner in accordance with international prudent utility practices.

  • To maximize security by improving on the operational schemes.
  • To improve the availability of the transmission network through a planned preventive maintenance strategy.
  • To ensure accuracy of energy metering systems and dispatch facilities to all UETCL customers.
  • To ensure safety of staff and safeguard Company assets.
  • To ensure the maximum availability of the SCADA system in order to enhance power system control and monitoring.


Mr. Richard Matsiko 
Manager, Operations and Maintenance

Operations and Mantainance Department Organisation Chart