Tag Archives | Forklifts


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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Smith Power Equipment wins R1 million order in Zimbabwe

Smith Power Equipment, the sole importer and distributor of the Kipor range of forklifts in South Africa, has supplied a total of four Kipor KDF 25 units to Cairns Foods, a major grocery and wine producer in Zimbabwe. (more…)

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The TCM range of forklift trucks is available exclusively in Southern Africa from Criterion Equipment

New electric counterbalanced forklift for lower power consumption

The TCM range of forklift trucks, available exclusively in Southern Africa from Criterion Equipment, now includes a new FB-VIII electric counterbalanced series, with advanced design features for enhanced performance. (more…)

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The Cat 428F2 is powered by a Cat 3054C engine with a net power rating (ISO 9249) of 64,9 kW. F2 units feature a new step design with reduced height, which enhances cab access/egress safety, with a bottom step that is resiliently mounted to prevent damage from debris.

An evolving backhoe loader legend: ‘A’ to ‘F2’ in 30 years

The year 2015 marks the 30th anniversary of Caterpillar’s first backhoe loader and coincides with the worldwide release of the latest generation F2 series – the next advance in on-site performance, where lowest cost of ownership is a deciding key factor. (more…)

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Nicky van Wyk (left) General Manager Rheebok Bricks with Bell Equipment Sales Representative, Fiona Johnson.

Longevity and reliability key for Rheebok Bricks

If you thought it absurd that someone would describe an industrial plant as the brickyard with the best view in an area, you’d better believe it, as high above the mouth of the Great Brak River in the Western Cape, Rheebok Bricks certainly has that – a 180 degree view across the Indian Ocean. (more…)

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