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Women making their mark in mining and construction

THE smell of diesel and dust in the early morning is like an addiction for the hardworking sales teams at ELB Equipment, where women...

Mobile pumphouses make for more flexible tailings management

PUMPING slurry to tailings facilities requires a solution that can move as the dam expands to make room for additional tailings, making a mobile...

Chutes offer for quick payback and long-term value

WITH the cumulative technical experience from 5 000 custom-designed chutes installed around the world, Weba Chute Systems delivers long-term value and quick payback times. That’s...

Heavy-duty 20-tonner beefs up excavator range

BELL Equipment, the exclusive distributor of Kobelco Excavators in Southern Africa, has introduced the new tenth generation Kobelco SK220XD to its range, which bolsters...

Conveyor benefits stack up for Estcourt quarry

BLUROCK Quarries, whose opencast pit is an institution in Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal, recently took delivery of a Finlay TC-80 Tracked Conveyor. This was after Chief Executive...

Newly tipplers enhance efficiencies of containerised bulk handling

BAYHEAD, Durban-based Specialised Container Agencies (SCA) recently launched a locally manufactured portfolio container tipplers for fast unloading of open-top containers of either half or...

Cranes orders a big lift for Richards Bay company

NORTH Coast Cranes & Lifting, the Richards Bay-based lifting equipment company, has won separate orders for Condra cranes to be installed in a chemical...

World first 18-ton battery loader

SANDVIK has revealed its new battery-electric loader, the 18-ton LH518B. According to the multinational engineering company, the LH518B has been designed, ground-up, entirely around the...

Quieter, more productive surface rock drills

ATLAS Copco’s new Surface Rock Drills, the SRD range, offer reliability, efficiency, minimum maintenance, rapid service and low operating costs. That’s according to Atlas Copco...

New excavators for KZN aggregate producer

TWO SANY SY335C medium excavators from Goscor Earthmoving Equipment have been delivered to Wearne Quarries of KwaZulu-Natal, according to Operations Manager Murray Leith. The aggregate...

SA crushers boost capacity at Persian Gulf plant

WHEN one of the largest crushing operations in the Gulf state of Oman needed to raise its production by 30%, Weir Minerals knew that...

Mega power generator unit for KZN mine

BABCOCK, a leading provider of standby and prime power generation solutions, has installed the largest Volvo Penta powered synchronised standby power generator system in...

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Municipality opens multi-million rand automotive hub

TRADING conditions for 33 informal traders and entrepreneurs who were previously operating under makeshift stalls have been transformed for the better following the official...

April / May 2021

The KZN Industrial & Business News is the only industrial publication of its kind dedicated to the region providing suppliers to industry with a...

Pothole patcher hailed a ‘game changer’ for SA roads and SMEs

KWAZULU-Natal-based Shisalanga Construction, known for road building innovations like using recycled plastic in asphalt, has now turned its attention to the nationwide pothole problem,...

Custom cluck trucks transport chicks in style

THE largest independent, non-integrated, day-old chick supplier in Southern Africa, Eagles Pride Hatchery, has taken delivery of two Serco-built truck bodies designed specifically for...