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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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Thirty years using Kubota engines…and everything’s still cool

When it comes to keeping things cool, Transfrig is one of the most reliable in Africa. For almost 40 years this leading supplier of transport refrigeration equipment has offered world class refrigeration equipment along with outstanding after sales service to a wide range of customers. (more…)

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Kubota L45 a natural choice for 2Hire

In a capital investment decision the owner terms a ‘natural choice’, 2Hire, a Western Cape-based plant hire company, has taken delivery of a new Kubota L45 TLB from Carlu Trekkers, the authorised distributor of Smith Power Equipment, the sole importer of the Kubota range of equipment in South Africa.  (more…)

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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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Kubota tractors

Oranges at Rooiberg farm revolutionise business

When Cradock farmer, William Copeman, talks about the oranges that have ‘revolutionised’ his business, he’s not referring to the fruit. He’s talking about his fleet of Kubota tractors! (more…)

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Plumb job for Kubota’s U30 compact excavator

Anybody who is in contracting knows about that recurring nightmare of not being able to get parts and service. That’s what’s been happening to Quinton Minnaar owner of HQ Plumbing and HQ Plant. (more…)

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Smith Power Equipment new Kubota KX080-3S Super Series 8-ton excavator

Kubota’s new 8-ton excavator now in SA

Smith Power Equipment (SPE), distributors in South Africa of Kubota tractors and construction equipment, has announced the arrival of the Kubota KX080-3S Super Series 8-ton excavator designed for jobs requiring extra power and performance in confined spaces. (more…)

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The Farm Services team - the new Kubota dealership in Queenstown.

Kubota tractors arrive in the Eastern Cape

There’s quite a buzz in Queenstown, with one of the first high-powered Kubota tractors ever to be sold there attracting much attention. “This is the start,” says new Kubota dealer Deon Coetzee of Farm Services. “Kubota has traditionally not been part of the scene in the Queenstown district, but things are about to change,” he […]

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