Rocket Works (Pty) Ltd has combined efficiency and a modern high-grade stainless steel to produce a product that can drastically improve the lifestyles of rural people, improve the environment and reduce smoke related illness and death. They have produced a product that is not only aesthetically pleasing, but also is the most efficient wood burning stove in the world. Most of the design work and prototyping is done in-house in their engineering workshop. Many of the specialized machines are developed and manufactured by Rocket Works and placed in these factories. This new business has indirectly created jobs for approximately thirty people.

Rocket Works (Pty) Ltd is a partner of the ‘Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves’, a public-private initiative led by the United Nations Foundation to save lives, improve livelihoods, empower women and preserve the environment by creating a thriving global market for clean cooking solutions. More information on this can be found at www.cleancookstoves.org.

Rocket Works has supplied to 19 countries worldwide and currently holds the title of Exporter of the year under the Emerging category for two years running 2015 and 2016. Other achievements include the Clean Tech Innovation Award 2015.