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Drill rig to assist in remedying challenge in mining industry 

8th June 2017 Sustained lower commodity prices and ever-increasing costs are ‘squeezing’ mining margins and threaten the industry’s survival. Therefore, mining machinery manufacturer GST Drilling says that products like the Safe Quality Stoping face advance rig can go a long way towards remedying this... 

Resources Watch  

25th May 2017 Implats trial of safety packed drill rig imminent; KZN coal mine supplying communities’ water needs and mulls output expansion; And, Golden Arrow, Silver Standard JV ‘a match made in heaven’ as explorer turns producer 

Caterpillar restructuring to see more than 10 000 retrenchments by 2016

By: Henry Lazenby     25th September 2015 US-based heavy machinery and mining equipment manufacturer Caterpillar will retrench more than 10 000 employees by the end of 2016 as part of a significant restructuring and cost reduction plan, designed to lower operating costs by about $1.5-billion a year, once fully implemented. Starting later... 

Manufacturer showcases backhoe, skid-steer loaders

4th September 2015 Construction machinery manufacturer New Holland Construction will spotlight its backhoe and skid steer loaders when it presents a selection of its units at BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA 2015. 

CRG enters into MoU with Chinese mining machinery manufacturer

By: Leandi Kolver     1st September 2014 Dual-listed Central Rand Gold (CRG) has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China-based mining machinery manufacturer Zhejiang Golden Machinery Plant (ZGMP), establishing a framework for information sharing and collaboration between the companies. In the short term, the... 

Cape Industrial Manufacturers in the Spotlight at Oil & Gas Africa Expo

2nd April 2014 Cape Town-based CNC machinery manufacturer Uni-Cam SA has staked its claim at the Oil & Gas Africa 2014 expo to display its new range of Computer Numerical Control cutting machines, including several new heavy-duty industrial routers. The show takes place from 2 to 4 July at Cape Town’s... 

New product line awaiting African market

By: David Oliveira     6th September 2013 Europe-based transit mixer and concrete batching plant machinery manufacturer Imer’s products will be launched at the first bauma Africa event by concrete brick, block and paving machinery manufacturer Pan Mixers South Africa (PMSA). Imer has been successful in parts of North Africa and in early... 

Concrete floor solution ideal for industrial sector

By: Zandile Mavuso     12th April 2013 The HTC Superfloor flooring solution is greatly needed in the industrial sector, as it transforms dull and grey concrete floors into easy-to-clean, environment-friendly and durable polished concrete floors, says concrete equipment and machinery manufacturer Pan Mixers South Africa (PMSA). 

Company assists in developing rural areas 

By: Yolandi Booyens     5th April 2013 Concrete, brick, block and paving machinery manufacturer Pan Mixers South Africa (PMSA) states that it is adding value to government’s Comprehensive Rural Development Programme (CRDP) through its extensive range of capital equipment machinery and support services, which cater to rural areas in... 

R6m concrete product showroom two-thirds complete

By: Chantelle Kotze     12th October 2012 Concrete equipment and machinery manufacturer Pan Mixers South Africa (PMSA) will complete construction of its new two-storey 700 m2 concrete equipment showroom in November.  

Floor saws to influence construction sector efficiency

20th July 2012 Machinery manufacturer Husqvarna has made two new floor saws, the FS 6600 D and FS 8400 D, available to the construction sector. 

VSD compressor range offers low cost of ownership

25th May 2012 Machinery manufacturer and supplier Atlas Copco’s ZR/ZT 15-750 and ZR/ZT 37-900 variable-speed drive (VSD) air compressor range results in low total cost of ownership, says Atlas Copco oil-free air compressor technique business manager Wayne Jacobs. 


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