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Johnson Crane Hire

12th September 2018 Ranked among the top crane hire companies in the world, Johnson Crane Hire operates the largest mobile crane fleet in Africa. The company has an acknowledged track record for delivering appropriate solutions to the mining, petrochemicals, power and civil infrastructure industries throughout South... 

Eazi Access 

10th September 2018 Eazi Access is Africa’s market leader in work-at-height and material-handling solutions. Our comprehensive offering includes rental, sales, servicing and training across a range of industries and applications. We are a 100% South African-owned company with an extensive footprint across the... 

Eazi Access

5th September 2018 Eazi Access is Africa’s market leader in work-at-height and material-handling solutions. Our comprehensive offering includes rental, sales, servicing and training across a range of industries and applications. We are a 100% South African-owned company with an extensive footprint across the... 

Key industry knowledge to be delivered at co-located conferences

By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd August 2018 Electra Mining Africa offers further value-add to visitors attending industry conferences, which will be taking place alongside the trade show.   With a heritage to be proud of and backed by 46 years of experience, Electra Mining Africa is ranked as one of the largest mining shows in the world... 

Johnson Crane Hire Now Offers Access Platforms, Telehandlers

10th July 2018 Extending its total lifting solution for customers, Johnson Crane Hire now offers an extensive fleet of access platforms and telescopic handlers from its branch network around South Africa. According to Steve Robson of Johnson Crane Hire’s business development executive, the new units were put in... 

Mothballed Snap Lake mine's equipment to come under the hammer

By: Henry Lazenby     7th June 2017 Surplus underground and surface mining equipment from diamond major De Beers Canada’s suspended Snap Lake mine, in the Northwest Territories, will come under the hammer from Wednesday in a series of negotiated sales and an online auction. TCL Asset Group and Nasdaq-listed Liquidity Services... 

Enhanced drivetrain solutions a response to mining industry needs

By: Aarifah Nosarka     28th October 2016 Drivetrain, sealing and thermal-management technologies supplier Dana expects to start preproduction tests in the first quarter of 2017 for its Spicer 20D rigid nonsteering axle designed for underground mining applications in harsh, rugged environments. The company is concluding verification... 

Xtreme Manufacturing to Showcase North America’s Largest Capacity Telehandler at MINExpo 2016

26th September 2016 Las Vegas-based Xtreme Manufacturing will display North America’s largest capacity telehandler at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL® 2016, along with a range of high capacity telehandlers and Snorkel aerial work platforms.  The Xtreme Manufacturing booth will be built from Xtreme’s own modular building... 

Manitou Southern Africa 

12th September 2016 With over 60 years of global experience, Manitou remains at the forefront of equipment design, offering telehandlers, forklifts, access platforms, skid steer/track loaders ... 

Manitou improves aftermarket service and support offering

26th August 2016 Delegates visiting Manitou Southern Africa (MSA) at Electra Mining Africa will discover a lot more about the company’s aftermarket service and support offering. 

World’s biggest telehandler now in Australia

3rd August 2015 At a massive 45 tonnes the Magni HTH 45.14 is the world’s biggest telehandler, and it’s available in Australia. The monstrous machine is being distributed locally by Magni Telehandlers Australia, who are bringing a range of the specialist machines to the domestic market. Magni Telehandlers... 

New Holland Construction at Bauma Conexpo Africa 2015

20th July 2015 New Holland Construction, in collaboration with its South African distributor MB Plant SA, will be present for the second year running at Bauma Conexpo Africa 2015, the International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines and Construction Vehicles that... 

Manufacturer prioritises safety-assured equipment

By: Pimani Baloyi     31st October 2014 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... 

The vital assets of your material handling application 

19th September 2014 Ever since it constructed the world’s first all-terrain forklift in 1958, Manitou has defined the forefront of material handling, with a complete range of automotive and mechanical machinery and implements that have introduced new standards of productivity in mining, construction, agriculture and... 

Eazi Sales & Service 

19th September 2014 At Eazi Sales & Service, we commit ourselves to providing the highest level of service and products to all of our clients, across all industries. We believe that successful business relationships are built on mutual trust and ensuring that all our clients’ needs are met. 

Cozamin mine

12th September 2014 A copper/zinc/silver/lead mine, located in the Morelos municipality of the Zacatecas mining district, in north-central Mexico. 

B&W Instrumentation and Electrical

29th August 2014 Established more than 40 years ago, B&W Instrumentation and Electrical has grown into one of South Africa’s largest specialist electrical and instrumentation (E&I) construction groups, with a footprint throughout South Africa and across Sub-Saharan Africa. 

Reaching new heights with Eazi

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th August 2014 Southern Africa’s sole distributor of global market-leading access equipment and telehandler brands, JLG and Magni Telescopic Handlers, Eazi Sales & Service will be returning to this year’s Electra Mining Africa to showcase an array of its latest equipment offerings, including the new JLG RS 3614... 

Underground telehandlers delivered to Ghana gold mine

11th April 2014 More than 72 design modifications turned a standard telehandler, manufactured by materials handling equipment supplier Manitou, into an underground workhorse for gold mining operations in Obuasi, Ghana, says gold mining major AngloGold Ashanti, which took delivery of seven Manitou rough terrain... 

New range of multipurpose hydraulic, heavy-duty material handlers, suitable for African mines 

By: Ilan Solomons     15th November 2013 Access equipment and telehandler supplier Eazi Sales & Service introduced a new range of Italian-manufactured, electronically controlled, hydrostatic transmission-powered Magni Telescopic Handlers to the African market at bauma Africa, in September and has since delivered several of these... 

High-strength steel supply

28th August 2012 South African steel distributor SSAB South Africa will have a presence at this year’s Electra Mining Africa event. It is part of the global SSAB group, which has 8 500 employees in more than 45 countries and production plants in Sweden and the US. 

Latest updates on the DMO project

By: Sheila Barradas     3rd December 2010 Diversified miner BHP Billiton reports that its Douglas/Middelburg optimisation (DMO) project, in Mpumalanga, is complete and that the first coal has been delivered on schedule and within budget. 

Company supplies telehandlers to $975m project 

By: Tracy Hancock     28th May 2010 Specialists in the rental, repair and sale of telescopic material handlers (telehandlers) Eazi Access Rental is supplying ten JLG telehandlers to diversified miner BHP-BiIliton’s estimated $975-million Douglas-Middleburg optimisation (DMO) project. The optimisation of the Douglas coal mine,... 

Materials handling equipment for coal mine construction and maintenance

By: Beth Shirley     29th May 2009 Materials and personnel handling equipment distributor Eazi Sales and Service, a subsidiary of equipment distributor Eazi Access, has sold a mobile elevating work platform, or access platform, for the construction and maintenance at diversified miners Xstrata and African Rainbow Minerals... 

Diesel technician apprenticeship programme way to overcome losses

By: Irma Venter     3rd August 2007 The now well-known mantra of 'skills, skills, skills,' also rings true for the construction and mining machinery industry. 

Capital equipment supplier is optimistic about platinum’s prospects

By: elizabeth rebelo     30th January 2004 The planned significant growth in the South African platinum industry will be achieved through aggressive expansion plans from the existing large players and an influx of junior mining companies and black empowerment partnerships into the development of new mining ventures. 

Palabora receives two new underground machines

6th June 2003 The Palabora Mining Company’s Elphinstone fleet has been increased to six, with Barloworld Equipment delivering two new 14 t Caterpillar Elphinstone R1700G Supa 14S underground mining machines. 


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