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Second crane on order for installation during pulp leader’s shutdown

CONDRA is to manufacture a second maintenance crane for Sappi’s Saiccor Mill, at Umkomaas on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast. Ordered for turbine maintenance duty, the...

Buy in haste, repent at leisure

THE capital equipment buying decision carries risk. There is cost and, quite often, a deadline. The scale of financial outlay must be carefully considered:...

Customised pre-sink crane was an engineering challenge

CONDRA is to manufacture a high-lift, high-speed, heavy-duty kibble hoist of complex design as the key component of a 15-ton pre-sink portal crane. Lifting height...

Overhead cranes move towards full automation

GROWING awareness of the benefits of full crane automation is currently the most noticeable trend in Africa’s overhead crane industry. This is according to managing...

New yard crane for manganese refinery

CONDRA has completed a 32 ton, 30 metre span container handling crane for a Mbombela-based metal refinery, Manganese Metal Company (MMC). The working element of...

Compact cranes go underground

GERMISTON-based Condra Cranes and Hoists has an association with African mines going back more than 50 years. The company has won the crane and...

Small wonder delivers higher than normal lifting height

CONDRA has manufactured and delivered a 30/10-ton overhead crane designed to marry two mutually opposing tender specifications: high lift-height and tight overall dimension. The double-girder...

Homegrown lifting kit for African mines

CONDRA has announced that it is to supply six cranes, one portal and five double-girder overhead machines to a South African mine belonging to...

The risks and rewards of operating in Africa

THE risk of nationalisation, deadly insurgencies and poor access to remote sites are just some of the challenges facing companies operating in Africa. That’s according...

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Slurry sucker system puts WWT back on track

DEVELOPED by local pump and dredging expert IPR, the SlurrySucker dredging system recently provided the ideal solution for getting the emergency water dams at...

Straddle carriers enhance container handling safety

AS the wellbeing of workers on site becomes increasingly critical in all sectors, industries that operate container handling equipment are taking a closer look...

Supplier partnership ensures construction contractor’s quality

TAKING an unconventional route into the construction sector, EB Construction’s Ben Wagner has built a solid contracting business that serves residential, commercial and industrial...

Crushing and screening customers supported

IN an environment where crushing and screening operations attach great importance to equipment uptime and productivity, an extensive footprint of 11 Sandvik entities in...