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Industrial Equipment

Electric cleaning units for easier pipe clearing

22nd January 2021 A range of electric flushing and pipe cleaning machines are available for a variety of maintenance applications. The Rothenberger range of pipe clearing machines includes the following models: 

Fast, bubble-free mixing

15th January 2021 A speed mixer that uses dual asymmetric centrifuge (DAC) technology is able to produce a range of multi-material compounds such as liquids, high-viscosity pastes and powders within minutes. The special feature of the mixing principle used in the Hauschild SpeedMixer is the dual rotation of the... 

Fast, bubble-free mixing
The Hauschild SpeedMixer is able to mix homogeneous multi-material compounds in minutes

High temperature ratio pyrometers withstand harsh industrial environments

25th November 2020 SPONSORED POST: High temperature ratio pyrometers are designed to be rugged and flexible, enabling continuous visual process monitoring in harsh industrial environments, including primary and secondary metals manufacturing, carbon processing and silicon production. Endurance Series pyrometers... 

High temperature ratio pyrometers withstand harsh industrial environments
The Endurance Series pyrometer from R&C Instrumentation

Easy access to on-site supplies increases plant uptime

25th November 2020 Ensuring an adequate on-site supply of hoses and accessories and readily available service and repairs, helps to improve on-site productivity and efficiency. Hydraulic and Automation Warehouse (HAW) supplies on-site hose and fittings as well as on-site hose and fittings container services,... 

Easy access to on-site supplies increases plant uptime
A Hytec hose workshop, supplied by Hydraulic and Automation Warehouse (HAW)

Industrial Acid Proofing provides a wide spectrum of industries with various types of acid proofing solutions

13th November 2020 SPONSORED POST: Industrial Acid Proofing recently announced that it has obtained the sole rights and agency for the Supertank technology, providing the electrowinning industry with an alternative polymeric cell product that also offers an increased lifespan. The tanks are designed to maintain... 

Industrial Acid Proofing provides a wide spectrum of industries with various types of acid proofing solutions
Polymeric Supertank from IAP

Effective machine noise detection

3rd November 2020 An electronic stethoscope can be used for locating noises within machines and installations to assist in the inspection and maintenance of equipment. The SKF TMST 3 electronic stethoscope is designed to ensure the effective identification of troublesome parts, through accurate pinpointing of... 

Effective machine noise detection
The SKF TMST 3 electronic stethoscope

Tool range returns to South Africa

31st July 2020 An internationally recognised range of tools distributed in over 80 countries worldwide, is once again available in South Africa. AmPro exited the local market in 2015 but has now returned as part of Motus Aftermarket Parts (MAP), the sole distributors for the entire range of AmPro tools which... 

Tool range returns to South Africa
AmPro tools are now available in South Africa

Compact infrared thermometer includes new features

3rd July 2020 A non-contact temperature measurement device suitable for spot measurement or thermal imaging now offers a number of improved parameters, including a low bottom temperature of 275 °C and a maximum ambient temperature of up to 315 °C without cooling. The new device also offers a green sighting... 

Compact infrared thermometer includes new features
The CTratio infrared thermometer with a green sighting laser

Portable worktables offer flexibility and mobility

11th June 2020 Three new portable worktables are now available in South Africa. The worktables are designed to facilitate easy and quick set-up, are light and are made of environment-friendly materials. The tables are aimed at do-it-yourself enthusiasts as well as professionals who require a mobile and... 

Portable worktables offer flexibility and mobility
A Worx portable worktable from Vermont

Fluid conditioning equipment for hire

3rd June 2020 A range of fluid conditioning equipment is available for hire by plants that are unable to procure capital equipment for fluid power applications. A number of flexible rental contracts are on offer, with units available on a day-to-day or month-to-month basis. The equipment is used for a range of... 

Fluid conditioning equipment for hire
The Hy-Pro soluble varnish removal skid

Reinvented grinding wheels promise improved performance

22nd May 2020 Grinding wheels are considered indispensable tools in a range of applications but may also have a number of drawbacks related to ergonomics and efficiency. Tool solutions company PFERD offers a number of alternatives to the traditional grinding wheel, promising higher performance and improved... 

Reinvented grinding wheels promise improved performance
The CC-GRIND-STRONG grinding wheel from PFERD

Thermal camera detects gas leaks autonomously

13th May 2020 An uncooled, fixed mount, connected and autonomous leak detection thermal camera for detecting methane and other industrial gases, has recently been launched. The new camera aims to provide upstream and midstream gas processors, producers and operators with the ability to monitor continuously for... 

Thermal camera detects gas leaks autonomously
The FLIR Gas Find IR camera

Hand wash reminder for industries

17th April 2020 A newly-designed industrial hand wash sounder aims to become an essential tool in the fight against Covid-19. The units are specifically designed for use in large, noisy industrial environments such as chicken processing, food factories and food packaging sectors, as a means of reminding staff to... 

Hand wash reminder for industries
Sounder reminds staff to wash hands at regular intervals

Skid-mounted dry-type transformer does duty on coal mine

20th March 2020 A dry-type transformer mounted on a mobile skid was recently supplied in a specialised application on a coal mine. A specially designed, fit-for-purpose solution was required to meet the demands of the harsh environment of a coal mine. 

Skid-mounted dry-type transformer does duty on coal mine
Trafo Power transformer on a mobile skid

New industrial and wholesale suppliers division

14th February 2020 A Western Cape-based family owned hardware chain has launched an industrial and wholesale suppliers division through a merger agreement. The group sees the merger and expansion as offering a number of benefits to customers, such as access to a more comprehensive range of welding, abrasives and... 

Desk lamp highlighted

23rd January 2020 A magnifying, light emitting diode (LED), rechargeable desk lamp has recently been launched. The cordless lamp is fitted with a lithium-ion battery and is rechargeable by means of a Universal Serial Bus. It emits a bright white light from its six LED lighting units and offers 60 lumens with three... 

Air-tight door seals in freshness

12th December 2019 A leading producer and exporter of citrus fruit in the Eastern Cape recently required a certified air-tight door for its steri room chambers. The steri cooling process takes place in three chambers where air tightness is essential. A panel sectional door was fitted in order to ensure that optimal... 

Getting a grip on vices

6th December 2019 A range of specialist vices is on offer for woodworkers, industry, the trade and do-it-yourself enthusiasts. The range includes the following models: 

Micro waterjet offers ultra-high precision

21st November 2019 Waterjet cutting is a method used for processing parts in high density materials such as aluminium, stainless steel, titanium and carbon composites. The Fine Abrasive Waterjet (FAWJ) cutting process bridges the gap between micro laser and electrical discharge machining cutting and brings water... 

Shumani Industrial Equipment

15th November 2019 Shumani is an independent black-owned and black-managed warehouse and construction equipment supplier. Shumani supplies world class brands like Doosan; Crown, bendi, Genie, Tenant, Ghibli, ATN, Bobcats, Sany Roto, Lutian and Robin. 

Tool set hammers prices

14th November 2019 A medium 65 piece tool set packed in a moulded case with a reinforced soft handle, is now on offer at a competitive price. The tools have a chrome vanadium forged body for torque, strength and durability with a full polished chrome finish for anti-corrosion protection. In addition, the tool sets... 

Engineered walkways are solid underfoot

24th October 2019 The most important factor in flooring is the load-bearing capacity of the product. Structural integrity is key in the design, engineering and manufacture of steel floor grating products. As an engineered product, the quality of manufactured floor gratings is imperative and contributes to the... 

Self-powered bit sharpener is a toolkit must-have

17th October 2019 New technology in drill sharpening promises a new lease on life for old, damaged and blunt drill bits.  The aim is for the self-powered bit sharpener to become one of the most valued machines in any industry, workshop or do-it-yourself toolkit. 

High speed doors for increased productivity

1st October 2019 Efficiency of the supply chain, combined with employee wellbeing and satisfaction, are seen as primary contributors to a productive workplace environment within manufacturing and storage facilities. High speed roll up doors allow for rapid opening and closing and, together with the promise of a... 

Improved design and efficiency tips balance toward HV motor replacement

3rd September 2019 Advances in technology now make it possible for old high voltage (HV) motors to be replaced with new, improved HV machines within a customer’s existing footprint and operational configuration. Compared to HV machines designed 20 to 30 years ago, modern units can often be manufactured in smaller... 

Non-invasive sensor wins Design Council award

13th August 2019 A non-invasive temperature sensor was awarded gold at the German Innovation Awards in the category Excellence in Business to Business – Electronic Technologies. The device provides a non-invasive means of measuring the temperature of an industrial process, while maintaining the accuracy and... 

Compact series mixers offer faster availability

6th August 2019 A new compact series mixer offers a more standardised solution for users who require faster availability. The mixers are especially suitable for open tank applications such as municipal and industrial water or wastewater and mining and minerals slurry processes, as well as for sealed tank... 

Variety of applications for PVC strip curtains

1st August 2019 Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) strip curtains offer a solution in applications where dirt, dust or insects need to be kept out and where hygiene, humidity, temperature and noise need to be controlled. Tests have shown that PVC strip curtains can reduce noise levels by between 7 and 15 decibels and can... 

Variety of applications for PVC strip curtains
Reinforced edges on strip curtains allow for easy movement of goods and machinery

Insulated impact traffic door meets safety requirements

13th June 2019 A locally manufactured insulated impact traffic door, that complies with all relevant safety, health, environment and quality standards, is now available. The doors are manufactured to meet specific opening requirements and are designed for use in areas where the movement of pedestrians and goods... 

Demolition robot extends its reach

21st May 2019 A new remote-controlled demolition machine was showcased at World of Concrete 2019 in Las Vegas. The mid-sized robot is 1.2 m wide and can handle attachments weighing up to 500 kg. The three-part arm rotates 360° and extends 6.5 m vertically and 6 m horizontally. 

Demolition robot extends its reach
The Brokk 300 demolition robot with 360° rotating arm

Production crimper integrates technology

14th May 2019 A compact industrial production crimper, with an integrated power unit, has been introduced. The crimper’s large opening stroke and use of long master dies allows for the crimping of all types of fittings and hoses. The UNIFLEX HM 480 offers an opening stroke of more than 150 mm and an opening... 

Dust-tight drum tipper introduced

7th May 2019 A drum tipper designed for use with poorly flowing or agglomerated materials has been introduced. Flexicon’s TIP-TITE drum tipper allows for dust-free, rapid transfer of free- and non-free-flowing bulk solid materials. 

Goscor Cleaning Equipment

12th November 2018 Goscor Cleaning Equipment is SA’s leading cleaning equipment provider has a reputation for unsurpassed reliability, efficiency and effectiveness. From small vacuum machines and ride-on sweeper/scrubbers to large vacuum trucks and road sweepers – the largest and most comprehensive range of quality... 

Goscor Cleaning Equipment


6th November 2018 CDE South Africa is a leading provider of innovative washing equipment in the sand and aggregates, mining and industrial sands sectors. The company boasts a wide portfolio of projects across SSA spanning high-efficiency gold waste dump recovery, kimberlite scrubbing for diamond recovery, glass... 


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