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JCB sparks huge interest with its first ever electric digger

JCB has developed its first ever electric digger in response to customer demands for a zero emissions machine which can work indoors, underground and close to people in urban areas. (more…)

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Wacker Neuson and Enza Capital Equipment

Wacker Neuson concludes ground-breaking agreement with black-owned dealer

Wacker Neuson is proud to announce the successful conclusion of a dealer and distribution agreement which sees Enza Capital Equipment as the first 100 percent black-owned Wacker Neuson dealer in South Africa. (more…)

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Beware the dangers of using fake parts

Using imitation or fake parts in OEM equipment poses a major risk to the health and safety of machine operators, in addition to being hugely detrimental to the overall performance of the equipment, warns Bobcat Equipment South Africa, part of the Goscor Group of companies. (more…)

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Return of wind farms will reward Johnson Crane’s fleet strategy

The long-awaited sign-off of agreements with 27 renewable energy projects will hopefully revitalise South Africa’s efforts to build the green energy sector and enhance power generation capacity, says Johnson Crane Hire sales executive Peter Yaman. (more…)

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XCMG-bauma

XCMG showcases advanced technology at bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2018

XCMG showcased seven state of the art construction machinery products at bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2018, which took place from 13 to 16 March. (more…)

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Water is the heart of sustainable development

World Water Day is celebrated on 22 March every year, and each year it highlights a specific aspect of fresh water. This year’s theme is ‘Nature for Water’, which will be amplified through the South African Department of Water and Sanitation’s National Water Week awareness campaign from 18-24 March 2018. (more…)

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Bureau Veritas announces high tech innovative breakthroughs for clients

Bureau Veritas, the global leader in testing, inspection and certification, unveiled more transformative and innovative professional solutions and services, further assisting clients to meet the growing challenges of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility. (more…)

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Christophe-Lautray-Linde

New ideas through competition

Linde Material Handling is supporting the recently launched “The Smart Logistics Challenge – How to Deliver, Tomorrow” initiative of the European Federation of Materials Handling and Storage Equipment (FEM). It calls on students of economics and engineering all over Europe to present ideas for future challenges in the industry. (more…)

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Milwaukee

Upat supplies best professional power tool brand in the world

Established in 1924 in the US, Milwaukee is arguably the best power-tool brand in the world, according to Upat Product Specialist Werner Koch. ‘The cutting-edge in power-tool development at the moment is battery technology, and Milwaukee is a global leader in this regard, not only in lithium-ion batteries, but in power-management systems as well.’ (more…)

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Caterpillar LHD

Caterpillar develops battery electric proof of concept LHD

The Underground Mining group within Caterpillar Inc. has shipped a proof of concept battery electric LHD to a mine site located in Canada. The initial build and validation testing of this R1300G test unit began in early 2017 at the Caterpillar Peoria Proving Grounds and continues now, moving muck in a Canadian mine. (more…)

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