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Johnson Crane Hire rolls out its own ‘Big 5’

Customers of Africa’s lifting leader Johnson Crane Hire were recently treated to an impressive display of a selection of the company’s lifting equipment at an open day where its heavy lift fleet was likened to the ‘big five’ of the wild. (more…)

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Global compact earthmoving brand refocuses on the local market

ELB Equipment has relaunched an exciting range of equipment including skidsteers, articulated loaders and BHL’s from one of the world’s leading compact equipment manufacturers. (more…)

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Why mini excavators are best for small to medium sized construction projects

Experts from HPE Africa explain why mini excavators are well-suited for most small to medium size construction, repair and demolition projects. Although mini excavators generally don’t exceed 10 000 kg and are much smaller than full-sized excavators, these compact machines have excellent power-to-weight ratios, with no compromise on functions and capabilities. Mini excavators are fuel […]

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Retaining the home of golf’s sparkle

A carefully planned fleet replacement programme over the past five years – facilitated by close consultation between supplier, Smith Power Equipment, and client – has helped retain the legendary repute that The Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Course has always been renowned for throughout its rich, century-long golfing history in South Africa. (more…)

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National Construction Week returns

Kenya’s second National Construction Week, at Kenyatta International Convention Centre from 7-9 November 2018, is set to enhance the contribution of the construction industry towards the Big Four Agenda. (more…)

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Rental cranes where and when you need them

Consistently increased demand for medium to large range mobile cranes has seen Johnson Crane Hire strengthen its position as the leading crane hire company by ensuring that these machines are readily available directly from its branch network. Sales executive at Johnson Crane Hire, Peter Yaman says the company proactively monitors crane usage at its 14 […]

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Light the way with LED mobile tower lights

Lighting has a crucial role to play in allowing people to see clearly and avoid obstacles, obstructions, dangers and hazards. This is especially so when working on site, making lighting a critical safety issue. Lee Vine, managing director of Integrated Pump Rental, says better lighting also enhances productivity and in response to this demand the […]

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Grass roots cricket given firm footing by JCB rollers

Kemach JCB, official compaction equipment supplier to Cricket South Africa (CSA), was asked to present the Kemach JCB Groundsman of the Year Award during the recent 2018 CSA Awards Breakfast. In addition to paying tribute to both the emerging and established stars from the amateur ranks, the CSA Awards Breakfast, hosted in association with KFC […]

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Breathe new life into old forklifts

At this year’s NAMPO Harvest Days, Goscor Rental Company showcased its refurbished Doosan D25S-5 forklift, reaffirming that when times are this tough, rebuilding equipment breathes new life into old gear, thereby creating opportunities for farmers who may be cash strapped to buy new. That southern African farmers are facing multiple challenges, including climate change and […]

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Wacker Neuson has two new excavators in the 3.5 ton class

With the conventional excavator ET35 and the zero tail excavator EZ36 Wacker Neuson is presenting two new models in the 3.5 ton class. Time-tested and proven features of larger models were consistently developed further here. A completely new design and interior as well as additional outfitting options provide for a productive and fatigue-free working environment. […]

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