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Technology group divisions unite at show 

4th September 2012 At this year’s Electra Mining Africa exhibition the First Tech Group will be participating for the first time as a group. In previous years, individual divisions within the group, such as Flexicon Piping Specialists, have exhibited. First Tech has identified the opportunities that this event... 

Leaders in infrastructure development 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd September 2012 Aveng Manufacturing Duraset is a well-diversified supplier of engineered support solutions to the mining and geotechnical industries. With very well established research and development facilities, manufacturing plants and commercial services for each of our market focused divisions; Aveng... 

World leader in providing process control solutions for bulk materials 

3rd September 2012 The wide range of available technologies and control software ensures that the right solution is chosen in each application. Initially, we saw ourselves as instrument manufacturers. We soon realized, however, that we also needed to supply display software. And then, on the basis of the... 

Dunlop Industrial Products (Pty) Ltd has roots in the rubber industry that go back to the early 1900’s 

3rd September 2012 In 1918 the Leyland and Birmingham Rubber Company formed the South African Rubber Manufacturing Company Ltd (Sarmcol) to supply the market with automotive and industrial rubber products. In 1919 Sarmcol opened manufacturing facilities in Howick in the Natal Midlands initially to manufacture... 

"We want to be the best, not the biggest" 

3rd September 2012 Our philosophy has always remained simple and short. "We want to be the best, not the biggest". Our company has experienced strong growth since operations began in 1995 with the launch of the first Steel Blue products. Our goal to manufacture and market the most comfortable safety footwear in the... 

Water heating solutions: solar water heater or heat pump? 

3rd September 2012 Choosing the correct renewable energy hot water solution is a difficult decision for many homeowners. In light of all the options and conflicting information available, we compiled a detailed list of the advantages and disadvantages of solar water heaters and heat pumps, in order for you to make... 

Discover... The world of hydraulic cylinders   

30th August 2012 Since 1987, Kappa Engineering has specialised in the manufacture, assembling, testing and repair of hydraulic cylinders. The Kappa group is strong in the underground trackless mining markets, in earthmoving, drilling and exploration, and in the waste removal market, all of which require different... 

Labtech Africa a leading supplier of sampling and sample preparation equipment  

By: Creamer Media Reporter      30th August 2012 Labtech Africa was established in February 2001 as a leading supplier of sampling and sample preparation equipment throughout Africa, including South Africa. Through sustained design and delivery of cutting edge technology, Labtech Africa is able to supply world class sampling equipment to it's... 

Sustainably Successful Since 1834 

29th August 2012 Sulzer is a global industry leader with reliable and sustainable solutions for performance-critical applications. From its beginnings in Winterthur, Switzerland back in 1834, Sulzer has developed to become a leading player in its key markets.   The Sulzer vision and strategic priorities define... 

Rema Tip Top – first class products and top service worldwide 

29th August 2012 For decades the name REMA TIP TOP stands for highest quality. Outstanding products, systems and services distinguish the company – all around the world. Our long-term international partners stand for the experience, competency and reliability of the REMA TIP TOP products. For many years we have... 

New industrial pumps to be showcased 

29th August 2012 A range of durable, industrial pumps which can assist in various applications will be displayed by Verder Pumps SA (VPSA) at this year’s Electra Mining Africa show, representing the fifth time that the company has participated in the event. The range includes Verderflex peristaltic hose and tube... 

Saftronics powers up for impressive display at Electra Mining 2012

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th August 2012 Power electronics specialist Saftronics will be displaying at Electra Mining an impressive range of rectifier solutions designed and manufactured for mining operations in South Africa and further north, extending as far as West Africa. The 60m² open plan stand display will include a fully fitted... 

Putzmeister - the power to get more done 

29th August 2012 Since 1958, Putzmeister has developed under its own power into a builder of specialist machinery on a worldwide scale. The hub of our group of companies is our main plant in Aichtal, about 20 kilometres south-west of Stuttgart. On the following pages, you will find out more about our founder, the... 

Innovative self-driven trommel in action 

29th August 2012 At this year’s Electra Mining Africa the Multotec Group will showcase process and materials handling equipment, services and technical know-how as well as existing, new and value-added technology. The group will be exhibiting from a 220 m2 indoor stand in hall 6 as well as an outside stand... 

A world of difference 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      28th August 2012 The KSB Group is one of the leading producers of pumps, valves and related systems. Annual sales revenue is approximately 2000 million euro. More than 14,000 employees around the world work for maximum customer satisfaction in building services, industry and water utilities, the energy sector and... 

Eaton Corporation Multimedia 

28th August 2012 Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with more than 100 years of experience providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power. With 2011 sales of $16.0 billion, Eaton is a global technology leader in... 

SA-manufactured safety products on show 

28th August 2012 South African manufacturer of fully serrated nonslip gratings, stair treads, pressed floors, expanded metals and safety handrails, Vital Engineering will showcase its range of patented products and new safety offerings at Electra Mining Africa 2012. Vital Engineering MD Dodds Pringle says that it... 

Finnish loaders making inroads in South Africa

28th August 2012 Loaders manufactured in Finland by Avant Tecno Oy will be exhibited at Electra Mining Africa 2012. The company was founded in 1991 and is today a leading manufacturer of loaders under 1500 kg, with its factory located in Ylöjärvi, Finland. 

Group companies will have unified Electra presence  

28th August 2012 This year represents the first time that the various divisions within the Set Point Group will exhibit their offerings from a single stand at Electra Mining Africa. Analytical Services, which comprises WearCheck, Set Point Laboratories and AMIS, will be on hand to discuss analytical requirements... 

Scaw Metals  

27th August 2012 Scaw Metals second Ajax upset forge line at Union Junction, South Africa The Scaw Metals Group is an international group, manufacturing a diverse range of steel products. With key operations in South Africa, South America, and Australia, and a smaller presence in Namibia, Zimbabwe and Zambia. 

Compressors for the mining sector 

27th August 2012 At Electra Mining Africa 2012 compressor and generator rental company Rand-Air will showcase the latest oil-free and high-pressure, oil-free compressors, as well as low-pressure blowers targeted at the wastewater treatment plants for utilities and mining. The company offers effective, oil-free... 

Contactless energy transfer system 

24th August 2012 A Movitrans contactless energy transfer system from SEW Eurodrive is making light work of heavyweights at a German production facility. There is not a sound to be heard except for the sizzling of the welding equipment being used to put a longitudinal welded joint into the 12-m-long steel tubes. 

Process and water treatment solutions 

24th August 2012 A full range of mining and water offerings will be exhibited by Nalco Africa at Electra Mining Africa 2012. As a global leader in process and water treatment, it provides expertise to the mining and minerals processing industry with technically, economically and environmentally sustainable... 

Unlocking the capital value of assets  

24th August 2012 South African auctioneers Consolidated Auction Group will showcase its expertise at Electra Mining Africa 2102. Formed more than four years ago by Chico da Silva, an appraiser and auctioneer with more than 30 year’s experience, the group today has several branches and divisions. 

Critical services for South African mines  

24th August 2012 A returning exhibitor to the Electra Mining Africa exhibition is Becker Mining South Africa (SA), which specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of energy distribution, automation, communication, transportation and roof support systems in underground mining infrastructure systems.... 

New SA distribution channel 

24th August 2012 A new South African distribution strategy is resulting in significant benefits for Harris Products Group, a subsidiary of The Lincoln Electric Company. Harris is a leading manufacturer of gas-based cutting, welding, brazing and soldering equipment, and consumables and gas distribution systems. In... 

Advances in peristaltic pump technology  

24th August 2012 The latest advances in peristaltic pump technology will be showcased by Watson-Marlow Bredel SA at this year’s Electra Mining Africa exhibition. Two new pump ranges will be on display: the revolutionary Qdos 30 ‘no-valve’ metering pumps and the Apex 10, 15 and 20 models, which are effectively... 

Specialised Exhibitions 

By: Janice Healing     22nd August 2012 An extensive portfolio of exhibitions, more than 40 years of experience and strong international partnerships have propelled Specialised Exhibitions into the top echelon of Southern Africa exhibition companies. 

Specialised Exhibitions
Specialised Exhibitions Corporate Video


By: Janice Healing     22nd August 2012 Centurion company Ukwazi aims to grow systematically from being a small mining consultancy to a medium-sized mining solutions provider. 

Ukwazi Corporate Video

Sarens South Africa 

22nd August 2012 Specialist in heavy lifting, projects and mobile crane hire, Sarens South Africa is a subsidiary of the global Sarens Group.  

Sarens South Africa
Sarens Corporate Video

Eickhoff Company Profile 

22nd August 2012 The Eickhoff history started in 1864 when the company was founded by Johann Heinrich Carl Eickhoff. It began as a small foundry in Bochum, Germany built to meet the needs of the mining industry by supplying wheels for mining trolleys. In 1914, Eickhoff built the first bar cutting machine in... 

Eickhoff Company Profile
Eickhoff Corporate Video

PSV Holdings 

8th October 2010 The provision of fresh, clean running water is a basic human right. PSV is directly involved with this process through the supply of PVC piping, pumps, and flow instrumentation to water utilities which facilitates the delivery of this water to households 

Confiance Learning 

8th October 2010 Confiance Learning is a company that specialises in skills training solutions, with a vision to assist companies provide the most effective way of teaching, maintaining and improving skills-based competencies. 

Tranter Energy & Mining  

8th October 2010 The products are the SECO brand of hard rock drilling machinery for the mining, quarry and construction industry.  

Bata Industrial 

8th October 2010 Bata Industrials is part of the Bata Shoe Organisation, the world's largest shoe manufacturer, and is the market leader in the Benelux for industrial shoes.  

Phillips Machine SA 

8th October 2010 The Freedom Car's outstanding features increase payload capacity compared to other competitive models. It also has the latest electronic control systems including Alternating Current (AC) Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) on the traction system. 

Maizey Plastics 

8th October 2010 Maizey's (Pty) Ltd., a South African based company, has established itself as the largest, most professional distributor of Engineering & Industrial Plastics, Signage and Glazing materials, Digital Print Media, Aluminium Sign Systems and Point of Purchase components to the Southern Africa industry. 

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