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Bell Equipment

Established in 1954, Bell Equipment is a proudly South African company, which this year celebrates 60 years in the design, manufacture, distribution and support of materials handling equipment. With 75% of what the company sells in South Africa manufactured in-country, Bell is focused on... 

Company sells new underground mining pipes at expo

By: Pimani Baloyi Local pipes manufacturer Marley Pipe Systems sold several of its newly launched MegaTuff co-extruded flame-retardant high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and ventilation pipes for underground mining at this year’s Electra Mining Africa exhibition, where the products were introduced to the market for... 

Company sells new  underground mining  pipes at expo
MARLEY TEAM AT ELECTRA There is great potential for Marley Pipe Systems’ MegaTuff co-extruded fire retardant high-density polyethylene in the underground mining industry

Company showcases customised equipment at Electra Mining Africa

By: Pimani Baloyi Welding and construction-related equipment and solutions provider Renttech South Africa (SA) displayed its specialised range of equipment and consumables at this year’s Electra Mining Africa (EMA) exhibition, hosted at the Nasrec Centre in Johannesburg. Renttech SA, which sells and rents welding,... 

Crane hire company expands local presence

In response to growing customer demand, mobile crane hire company Johnson Crane Hire (JCH) in July established a new branch in the manganese-rich mining area of Deben, in the Northern Cape, says the company’s Mpumalanga South, Vanderbijlpark and Northern Cape regional manager, Nigel Levendale.... 

Crane hire company expands local presence
CRANE AND LIFTING Johnson Crane Hire prides itself on its ability to provide turnkey project lifting solutions that are driven by client-specific needs

Manufacturer prioritises safety-assured equipment

By: Pimani Baloyi Fulfilling its commitment to ensuring mineworker and property safety, rough-terrain machinery manufacturer Manitou Southern Africa says its mining equipment features the most advanced safety technology, such as flameproofing systems, explosion-resistant designs and enhanced operability. Company... 

Manufacturer prioritises  safety-assured equipment
MANITOU MHT-X 14350S This machine’s maximum lift capacity of 35 t makes it the world’s largest telehandler available on the market

Manufacturer showcases new fibreglass range

By: Pimani Baloyi Gratings, stair treads, pressed floors and safety handrails manufacturer Vital Engineering last month showcased its range of fibreglass products to the local mining industry. The range was introduced at this year’s Electra Mining Africa exhibition, which took place in Johannesburg from September... 

Manufacturer showcases new fibreglass range
IDEAL MATERIAL Fibreglass is fire-retardant, non-conductive and non-slippery, with a quartz-grit top surface

Miner adds mobile light towers to existing fleet

Crushing and screening equipment supplier Pilot Crushtec International has sold an additional four VT8 8m TowerLights to mining and infrastructure construction company Scribante Mining Africa, adding to the company’s existing fleet of mobile lighting towers, which was also supplied by Pilot... 

Miner adds mobile light towers to existing fleet
VT8 8M TOWERLIGHTS Scribante Mining Africa has 20 lighting towers at several construction sites across South Africa


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