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The sugar masterplan being implemented by the government has seen a commitment from large users to procure at least 80% of their requirements from local growers. The result has been a significant boost for local production, as noted by...
Any owner of equipment used for crushing, screening, material handling or haulage will tell you that due to the nature of the material and environmental conditions, equipment will suffer downtime from time to time. The crux of the matter though...
Messe Muenchen South Africa, organisers of bauma Conexpo Africa, have announced that this key pan-African trade show for construction, building material, mining, agriculture & forestry machinery and vehicles, will not take place in 2021 as planned. The event had...
Building on a more than half-century legacy that includes the best-selling large mining loader model of all time, the new Cat 992 Wheel Loader sets a new standard by offering up to 32% greater productivity. This new large mining...
The Volvo EC75D from Volvo Construction Equipment’s undercarriage,  ensures excellent stability and lifting capacity, together with high ground clearance and an extensive working range. Thanks to its larger size, the EC75D can be used with a bigger bucket than...
Bkt's range of over 2,700 tires is expanding again. The latest is Earthmac SR 412, designed to equip articulated dump trucks, loaders and dozers. Excellent stability and resistance to damaging attacks are the main qualities which distinguish this new tire....
Leading supplier Bearings International now has sufficient stock of IE1 motors from ABB Africa to be able to supply the local market in accordance with the new partnership between the two companies, reports BI Offer Marketing Manager Victor Strobel....
The Azurit 9 precision seed drill allows tramlines to be created with very flexible spacings and rhythms thanks to its DeltaRow concept. And the Lemken tramline configurator is now available to support convenient planning. The configurator assists farmers in calculating...
A cane grower from Pongola in northern Zululand has found that shortening the time it takes to load a cane haulage truck bound for the nearby mill, has a direct positive impact on his bottom line profit and believes...
The new Next Generation Cat 345 GC excavator is designed to deliver a balance of performance, reliability, and low-cost operation. The excavator can increase fuel efficiency (cubic meters/tonnes per unit of fuel) up to 25 percent and lower operating...