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Metso, specialists in the supply of crushing, screening and materials handling equipment, has signed an agreement to acquire McCloskey International. “This acquisition augers well for both companies, which share a commitment to helping customers improve their operational efficiency, reduce risks and increase profitability,” says Pekka Vauramo, Metso’s President and CEO. “We know that joining Metso […]

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“During tough times in civil engineering, where lack of work is one of the most worrying issues, our team pulls together even closer to strengthen relationships we have established with customers over the last 20 years. We make sure we provide the highest quality work, on time and within budget constraints,” states Don van der […]

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New to BMG’s extensive range of Tsubaki cam clutches,

New to BMG’s extensive range of Tsubaki cam clutches, is the recently launched BS-F series, designed for high-speed inclined and long overland belt conveyors and bucket elevators used in the mining and bulk handling sectors. Tsubaki backstop cam clutches are designed to prevent reverse rotation of drive shafts, offering a simple and cost-effective means to […]

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Fibertex geosynthetic solutions for road maintenance include Fibertex AM-2, which is a flexible needlepunch nonwoven paving fabric. This robust product was specifically developed by Fibertex, for African road engineering conditions. “The functions of Fibertex AM-2 are twofold: To avoid reflective cracking of new asphalt. This material is used to prevent the propagation of cracking from […]

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HPE Africa exhibited two Hyundai R35Z-9 mini-excavators at the launch of National Alliance of Plant Owners (NAPO

HPE Africa – sole distributors locally for Hyundai Construction Equipment, McCloskey crushing and screening equipment and Soosan hydraulic hammers and quick couplers – participated at the launch of the National Alliance of Plant Owners (NAPO) in Doornkloof, Pretoria. “NAPO has been established as an initiative of an existing group of construction plant owners, to formalise […]

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BLT WORLD’s custom-designed solutions for bulk material conveyor projects,

BLT WORLD’s custom-designed solutions for bulk material conveyor projects, include telescopic belt conveyors, which are suitable for stacking all types of bulk materials. According to BLT WORLD specialists, the use of radial telescopic conveyors is the most efficient method to stockpile material, as this system makes huge volume stockpiles with no segregation. “Our research shows […]

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CASE 621F wheel loader

CASE Construction Equipment South Africa’s range of full-size F-series wheel loaders has advanced features for faster operation, higher productivity, lower fuel consumption and improved safety on site. “The F-series wheel loaders, with reduced emissions, also offers increased power ratings, a additional lifting capacity and greater break-out force,” says Ross Collard, Managing Director of CASE Construction […]

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The upgrade of sports facilities at the Lusaka International Community School in Lusaka has recently been completed. Yunipat Distributors Zambia – distributors for Fibertex geotextiles and Van Dyck Carpet’s Easi-Grass artificial grass – was appointed as project managers for this contract. Scope of operations involved the preparation of ground works, construction of the concrete footing […]

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Dezzi manufactures machines for all industries

The Desmond Group of companies, has been in business since 1973, and are renowned for the manufacturing of South African designed Dezzi earthmoving equipment; the first front-end loader rolled off the assembly line in 1996. Desmond Equipment SA (Dezzi’s) head office and factory is based on the south coast in Port Shepstone, and aftermarket service […]

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New dimension in drinking water supply

For a suburb of Vienna, the water company EVN has renovated the piping system, which has existed since the 1960s. With dimensions of OD 560 mm and 630 mm, the capacity is now more than doubled. AGRU Kunststofftechnik from Austria supplied the 20 km long pressure pipeline made of the stress crack resistant material PE […]