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Tenova TAKRAF Africa 

12th September 2016 Tenova TAKRAF is a key supplier of equipment and systems for open pit mining & underground solutions and bulk handling, having provided hundreds of complete systems, as well as individual machines to clients all over the world in all climatic conditions. 

Aksa Power Generation  

12th September 2016 Aksa Power Generation as the leading company in the Turkish genset market, with its worldwide exports to 165 countries is placed amongst the largest exporters in Turkey.  

AKSA Power Generation SA GM Erkin Tekel
AKSA Power Generation SA GM Erkin Tekel. Camerawork & Editing: Nicholas Boyd.


12th September 2016 SEW-EURODRIVE is present wherever there is motion. SEW-EURODRIVE gear units and motors have always set the trend, establishing new standards in drive technology.  

SEW Eurodrive MD Raymond Obermeyer
SEW Eurodrive MD Raymond Obermeyer. Camerawork & Editing: Nicholas Boyd.


12th September 2016 FLSmidth brings together the experience and reliability of leading global brands and services to provide complete systems and solutions for the mining sector.  

FLSmidth sub-Saharan Africa Commercial Manager Terence Osborn
FLSmidth sub-Saharan Africa Commercial Manager Terence Osborn. Camerawork & Editing: Nicholas Boyd.

Booyco Electronics 

12th September 2016 Booyco Electronics is well established as a leading supplier of reliable innovative mine safety related products.  

Booyco Electronics MD Anton Lourens
Booyco Electronics MD Anton Lourens. Camerawork & Editing: Nicholas Boyd.

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 MD Lindsay Shankland
Manitou MD Lindsay Shankland. Camerawork and editing: Nicholas Boyd.

SMC Pneumatics South Africa 

12th September 2016 SMC, worldwide leading experts in pneumatics, pursues global satisfaction and supports automation through the most advanced pneumatics technologies.   

SMC Pneumatic South Africa General Manager Adrian Buddingh
SMC Pneumatic South Africa General Manager Adrian Buddingh. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva

Siemens Integrated Drive Solutions 

12th September 2016 Some of the innovations that will be presented at the event include integrated drive systems, couplings, automation systems and motors, including the demonstration of the newly launched process automation mobile unit outside Hall 7. 

Siemens Integrated Drive Solutions
Siemens Motion Control Head Vikesh Harikaran. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva


12th September 2016 As part of the biggest mining and industrial trade show in Africa, Siemens will be presenting its drive and automation technologies at Electra Mining 2016.  

Siemens Vice President of Process Industries and Drives Raymond Padayachee. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva


12th September 2016 Demag’s newly-launched V-Type crane girder will take centre stage at Electra Mining Africa 2016, where the crane technology leader will display its full product range.  

Demag Area Sales Consultant Johan Drotskie
Demag Area Sales Consultant Johan Drotskie. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva


12th September 2016 ImproChem is the leading provider of value-adding water and process treatment chemicals, equipment and services for the mining and minerals processing industry in Africa.  

Improchem Sales Manager - Mining Division Philip Croucamp. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva

Eaton Demonstrates their Turn-Key Solutions to Address Growing Energy Requirements

8th September 2016 Johannesburg, South Africa … Power Management Company Eaton are participating in this year’s Electra Mining Africa exhibition from 12th to 16th September 2016, held at the Expo Centre Nasrec, Johannesburg, South Africa. The company will showcase a top selection of their safe and efficient... 

Turnkey Instruments

26th August 2016 Gauteng-based industrial and scientific instrumentation manufacturer Turnkey Instruments South Africa produces a range of instruments for the mining and quarrying industries, as well as local police and authorities. Its product portfolio includes road vehicle brake testers and window tint... 

Turnkey Instruments


26th August 2016 Focused on providing products and services whilst ensuring competitiveness in quality, reliability and price, South Africa-based drilling equipment supplier Schwalbe’s product lines have been supplied to and tested, with favourable results, by companies such as gold producer AngloGold Ashanti,... 


Driving profit during commodity price slump

26th August 2016 Africa’s changing mining landscape has necessitated a rethink of traditional methods and is guiding global mining technology group Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology to focus on smart solutions to improve overall mining efficiency. 

SUPPORTING MINES Sandvik focuses on aftermarket services that nurture and improve
SUPPORTING MINES Sandvik focuses on aftermarket services that nurture and improve

Renttech South Africa’s Unilift range delivering safety and affordability

26th August 2016 The upcoming Electra Mining exhibition in September this year once again offers the mining industry an opportunity to meet its suppliers and vice versa. 


26th August 2016 With 43 years of industry experience, ALCO-Safe is a leading supplier of high-quality electronic breathalysers and alcohol detectors and accessories in South Africa. ALCO-Safe supplies drug- and alcohol-detecting equipment to the mining and quarrying sector as well as to other major industries... 


Invincible Valves

26th August 2016 Established in 1982, Invincible Valves has grown into a medium-sized enterprise employing 39 people. The company, which is based in Knights, Germiston, on Gauteng’s East Rand, sells, reconditions and rubber-lines a range of valves. These include actuators, ball valves, butterfly valves,... 

Invincible Valves

One-of-a-kind bridge on display

26th August 2016 Local engineering solutions organisation SureGO! will be displaying one of its first-ever flexible walkway bridges at this year’s Electra Mining Africa. 

The flexible walkway bridge provides a continuous floor surface, and hand rail and overhead protection
The flexible walkway bridge provides a continuous floor surface, and hand rail and overhead protection

Ultra-Lok clamping solution can reduce cable theft

26th August 2016 The ongoing commodities slump has resulted in restricted budgets in mining and associated industries, which can benefit from a range of innovative and cost-effective solutions from Banding & ID Solutions Africa. 

Demag – a Terex brand

26th August 2016 Demag – a Terex brand – is an internationally-recognised specialist in the design and manufacture of cranes, hoists, drives and handling technology for every application. The company’s offering also includes refurbishments, modernisations, spare part sales and after-sales service throughout... 

Demag  – a Terex brand

Trollope Mining Services

By: Creamer Media Reporter      26th August 2016 Trollope Mining Services (TMS) intends to diversify into other mineral sectors and grow the geographical footprint into Africa. The company currently operates in the coal, platinum, andalusite, chrome and gold sectors. 

Trollope Mining Services

Healthy order book for new South African manufactured crane

26th August 2016 The order book for the locally manufactured V-Type girder crane, which Demag – a Terex brand – launched in South Africa in March this year, has picked up significantly, with the overhead travelling crane receiving a positive response in local markets. The V-Type girder crane, which has won... 

The V-Type girder crane is suitable for most industries in indoor and outdoor environments
RICHARD ROUGHLEY The V-Type girder crane is suitable for most industries in indoor and outdoor environments

Failsafe Fire Projects

26th August 2016 Failsafe Fire Projects, founded in 1996, is a South African company providing customers with fire detection and suppression solutions, specialising in heavy industry and the mining sector. Over the last decade, Failsafe Fire Projects has entrenched itself as one of the top preferred suppliers in... 

Failsafe Fire  Projects

Verder Pumps

26th August 2016 Verder Pumps, which started operations in 1958 in the Netherlands, is an internationally recognised market leader in the production and distribution of a wide range of industrial-strength positive displacement pumps. 

Verder Pumps

Electra newcomer hopes to offer mining firms an alternative

26th August 2016 Exhibiting for the first time at Electra Mining Africa 2016, environmental solutions company I-CAT will put on display a range of water, fire and dust-suppression technologies. 

This backpack fast response system uses foam mist to extinguish all classes of fires
This backpack fast response system uses foam mist to extinguish all classes of fires

Helping process plants achieve optimum results

26th August 2016 With more than three decades of experience and over 2 000 major installations to its credit,  

A BIOX leaching plant supplied with AMX agitators and AFX pumps
A BIOX leaching plant supplied with AMX agitators and AFX pumps

Altech Netstar’s collision avoidance system to help mines comply with safety legislation

26th August 2016 Fleet management and vehicle tracking group Altech Netstar is evaluating the integration of its collision avoidance system on a number of South African mines, following changes to mining ... 

Process Pipe

By: Zandile Mavuso     26th August 2016 With 47 years’ expertise in the pipes industry, wholesale carbon and mild steel pipes, fittings and flanges wholesaler Process Pipe has established a national footprint in South Africa, with branches in Gauteng (Alrode), KwaZulu-Natal (Jacobs) and two branches in the Western Cape (Belville and... 

Process Pipe

Pneumatics company makes Electra debut

26th August 2016 Established in 1959, Tokyo-based SMC Corporation has steadily expanded into international markets with an established footprint in 83 countries and now it is also opening its doors in South Africa. 

SMC Pneumatics will display an array of fully functional demo units at Electra Mining Africa
SMC Pneumatics will display an array of fully functional demo units at Electra Mining Africa

Half a century of local manufacturing

26th August 2016 2016 marks a major milestone for Johannesburg-based laboratory equipment manufacturer Scientific Engineering: the shareholder-managed company is celebrating its fiftieth year of manufacturing. 

Zizwe Opencast Mining

26th August 2016 Zizwe Opencast Mining is a one-stop shop for opencast mining solutions, including geological surveys, drilling, blasting, mining, crushing and screening, materials handling, stockpile management and truck and train loading.  

Zizwe Opencast Mining

Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group breaks from the mould

26th August 2016 Just a few kilometres away from the dusty belly of an Alberta oil sands mine, in Canada, a Kal Tire Mining Tire Group team member is breaking the bead of an ultra-class tyre on a Komatsu 930E haul truck, holding the ram securely in place with the first tool of its kind: a ram mount tool. 

The Kal Tire Ultra Repair™ process at the Kamloops repair facility, in Canada
The Kal Tire Ultra Repair™ process at the Kamloops repair facility, in Canada

Integrated Pump Rental

26th August 2016 Integrated Pump Rental is a specialist pump rental organisation that caters to the needs of all sectors including mining, quarrying, construction, wastewater, energy and general industry across Africa. Its extensive rental fleet comprises submersible drainage and dewatering pumps, slurry and... 

Integrated  Pump Rental

Joest Kwatani

By: Mariaan Webb     26th August 2016 Joest Kwatani, first in its class to exceed the Mining Charter requirement of at least 26% black ownership, is one of the largest original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) producing custom engineered vibratory equipment solutions for the African mining sector and beyond. This fully independent,... 

Joest Kwatani

Multotec Group

26th August 2016 Through the development and manufacture of high quality, application specific mineral processing equipment and solutions, Multotec has been refining the way mining, mineral processing, power generation and wastewater companies do business for over 40 years. During this time, Multotec has acquired... 

Multotec Group

SA French

26th August 2016 SA French is the leading distributor of tower cranes and lifting solutions in sub-equatorial Africa. Founded in 1982 with the exclusive local distributorship for Potain tower cranes, the company is now part of Torre Industries. The company is known for its customer and quality centric approach,... 

SA French
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