BLT WORLD’s extensive range of handling equipment comprises a mobile container handling system that ensures the safe handling, transportation and storage of hazardous and non-hazardous substances. “The secure handling of hazardous materials – that include chemicals, flammables, corrosives, plastics and fuels – is an important consideration for the materials handling industry,” Ken Mouritzen, managing director, […]



Becker Mining South Africa’s locally manufactured steel arch roof support systems – which can be integrated with other support elements – provide reliable tunnel support and safe working conditions in mining, as well as underground civil engineering projects – where unstable ground conditions exist. This robust steel arch roof support system, which is suitable for […]



Marken label holders, which were launched in South Africa by Conceptainer about three years ago, have been well received by the local market, particularly the automotive, warehousing and distribution sectors. “Marken label holders are perfect for attaching control documentation to bins, crates and racking in diverse industries, to prevent data inaccuracies,” says Ken Mouritzen, managing […]



INDUSTRI Tools & Equipment has recently been launched (1 September 2019) – as part of the Engineering Solutions Group (ESG) of Invicta Holdings Limited – to supply and support all industrial sectors in Southern Africa. Through the consolidation of six independent tooling companies – Man-Dirk, Tool Quip & Allied, SA Tool, Sibuyile Industrial Supplies, Gem […]



Legrand has introduced a new range of plugs to the local market, that not only meets the latest electrical standards, but also has advanced features, enhanced aesthetics, user convenience and offers simple installation. Legrand’s newly-designed plugs – available in two standards (old and new South African) with white or magnesium finishes – have a modern, […]



Fibertex SA – part of the global Fibertex group – has a thorough understanding of constantly advancing requirements in the automotive sector in South Africa. Fibertex specialists works closely with automotive manufacturers to design solutions for vehicles, using lightweight materials for high performance, enhanced comfort inside the cabin, extended service life and optimum safety on […]



HPE Africa’s McCloskey conveyor systems, which compliment the range of crushing and screening plants, have been designed for high productivity and easy mobility in many industries. “Benefits of McCloskey stackers include efficient operational costs, reduced material costs per tonne, improved material quality and enhanced safety on site,” states Rasheel Sukdhoe, McCloskey product manager, HPE Africa, […]



Bosch Ulwazi’s 2019 Engineer-in-Training (EIT) Conference was held in Mt Edgecombe recently. At this annual event, graduates are given an interactive platform to showcase the knowledge and skills they have acquired from projects they have worked on during the year. “Bosch Ulwazi’s EIT programme was developed to provide opportunities for candidates to boost their practical […]


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The Combilift C-series multi-directional forklifts – available from Shamrock Handling Concepts – have been well-received by the local market, particularly for handling long and bulky loads. “Combilift multi-directional forklifts, which have been designed for safe, space-saving and productive handling, improve workflow efficiencies and maximise storage space,” says Marius Schutte, managing director, Shamrock Handling Concepts, exclusive […]



BMG’s Slogging Hammer and Wheel Slogger, which form part of the company’s extensive range of tools and equipment, have recently been upgraded by local inventors, Slogging International, for greater efficiency and improved safety. “The versatile Slogging Hammer and Wheel Slogger series, which is used in many industries to loosen and tighten bolts and nuts quickly […]