About Us

In business since 1975, Dependable Power is proudly New Zealand owned and operated.

Dependable Power join SHAPE

Dependable Power are part of the SHAPE group of companies. As of March 2023, SHAPE Energy acquired Dependable Power, integrating the company with SHAPE’s power generation division. SHAPE was formed to build an integrated infrastructure services business specialising in a full-service range. Backed by STILL ltd SHAPE aim to lead the future of New Zealand infrastructure.

Efficient Energy Everywhere.

Over 45 years industry experience

Dependable Power Ltd (Appleby Engineering) leading supplier and installer of diesel generators in New Zealand and the South Pacific Basin. No matter how large or small your project, you can rely on us to deliver dependable power when and where you need it!

With over 45 years of industry experience, the company was set up by John Appleby. The business has evolved over the years to become a premier supplier of generators and downstream equipment. Our supply chain leads to an unrivalled range of products. Included within our scope are suppliers such as Deutz, Volvo, MTU, Perkins, Cummins, Mecc Alte and Newage Stamford. Unique build controls and instrumentation are sourced from Deep Sea Electronics and other leading brands.

What makes us different is the integrated approach to a solution, we offer.

Developing solutions requires capacity analysis and project management skills, knowledge, expertise and most of all experience with a proven track record Dependable Power ticks all the boxes.

This means we can provide a complete solution whatever your industry or requirements. Get in touch today to ensure a dependable power supply for your business, when and where you need it.

Dependable Power Ltd has the experience and technical know-how required for your job. We have delivered turnkey solutions to a wide range of projects and industries, including the following:

Get in touch today to ensure a dependable power supply for your business, when and where you need it.

Our Key Supplier and Generator Component Manufacturer with New Zealand Support

We are experts

Meet our experienced Team

Manaaks Pivac

General Manager

John Gell

Group Business Development Manager

Marty Rickard

National Contracts Manager

Neil McIntosh

Senior Projects Manager

Hasan El Karamany

Engineering Services Manager

Michael Barnett

Customer Accounts Manager

Derick Pietersen

Service Manager

Ryan Run

Procurement Officer

Mojgan Sotodeh

Finance & Office Manager

Julia Welsh

Senior HR Advisor

John Appleby

Chief Engineer

Some Of Our Clients

We are proud to work with

Our Projects

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Southern Cross Hospital

Supply, installation 500 kVA generator

New Zealand Blood Bank

Supply, installation 100 kVA generator

Datacom Systems Limited

Supply, installation 250 kVA generator

Contact Us

Contact us to discuss your generator needs

We’ll ensure a dependable power supply, when and where you need it.