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Bobcat makes mountain bike track a reality for Jeppe High School

Fresh from its involvement in turning the Ekurhuleni Mountain Bike Park community project in Boksburg into a reality, Bobcat Equipment South Africa has collaborated with cycling-industry veteran Allen Mee for a second time on the mountain-bike track at Jeppe High School in Kensington. (more…)

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New Cat app delivers equipment data to mobile devices

Caterpillar launches the industry’s first mobile app designed to allow customers who spend their time in a truck, at the job site and on-the-go to take advantage of equipment telematics data. The new Cat App delivers simplified, streamlined data directly to mobile devices, helping customers monitor machine location and health, react faster to fault codes […]

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End users urged to opt for OEM components over aftermarket ones

OEM parts are manufactured specifically for the asset, and designed for optimum performance of equipment. Customers might realise a small saving when opting for cheaper aftermarket parts, but over time these machines will not perform at optimal levels, and incur potential critical failures that far outweigh the original cost-saving. (more…)

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Wacker Neuson solidifies dealer partnership with Demolition Technologies

Demolition Technologies is a renowned and respected supplier of pneumatic and hydraulic construction, demolition and portable power equipment. ‘With this in mind, the decision to appoint them as our dealer to serve customers in the Western Cape region was an extremely simple one,’ affirms Dennis Vietze, Wacker Neuson Sub-Saharan Africa managing director. (more…)

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Fall-restraint is key for safety on mobile cranes

With crane crews needing regular access to the top decks of mobile cranes, it is important for industry to be constantly improving safety measures in line with the aim of zero harm, according to Cedric Froneman, Johnson Crane Hire’s executive for safety, health, environment and quality (SHEQ). (more…)

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Bobcat Kathu establishes longstanding relationship with Olivier Beton

Such is the popularity of the Bobcat brand that customers seldom only buy single machines, but are often converted into long-standing customers due to the reliability, durability, and cost-effectiveness of the brand. (more…)

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Cummins and Isuzu sign letter of intent to evaluate partnership opportunities

Cummins Inc. and Isuzu Motors Limited have announced that they have signed a Letter of Intent to jointly evaluate opportunities to deliver globally-competitive products. In the commercial vehicle space, power sources are increasingly becoming more diverse, and emissions regulations continue to grow more stringent around the world. Significant investment will be required to deliver the […]

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Doosan opens new branch in PE

Doosan has strengthened its position in the earthmoving equipment sector, with the recent opening of a new branch in Port Elizabeth. This operation is well-positioned to meet demand for the dependable supply and support of earthmoving equipment in the eastern and southern Cape. (more…)

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Kemach JCB’s commitment to service builds long term customer relationships

Kemach JCB’s strong service ethic provides a solid foundation on which the company builds and maintains sound long-term relationships with customers like Lusthof Civil & Plant Hire. (more…)

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Next generation CAT excavators deliver lower operating costs in 36 ton class

The Next Generation 36-ton size class excavators from Caterpillar — the 336 and 336 GC — increase operating efficiency, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and improve operator comfort compared to previous models. The new excavators offer unique combinations of features designed to match contractors’ productivity and cost targets. (more…)

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