Blue skies ahead for MMC with Volvo A40G

Blue skies ahead for MMC with Volvo A40G

To mark Mbuyelo Mining Contractors’ purchase of their 30th Volvo truck, Babcock presented the mining contractor with a uniquely branded Volvo A40G articulated hauler, sporting MMC’s signature blue and company logo on the ‘nose’ of the truck.

Liebherr unveils mobile crane with 90 metre telescopic boom – the new LTM 1300-6.3

Liebherr unveils mobile crane with 90 metre telescopic boom – the new LTM 1300-6.3

Unveiling the LTM 1300-6.3 also sees Liebherr set a new world record – never before has a mobile crane been able to carry a 90 metre telescopic boom with an axle load of just 12 tonnes. The new 300 tonne model will add to the portfolio of Liebherr 6-axle cranes. It is a versatile, economical fast-erecting crane with a peerless telescopic boom length. The latest Liebherr innovations are included to enable the LTM 1300-6.3 to deliver economical, safe, powerful crane operation – ECOmode, ECOdrive, VarioBase®Plus, VarioBallast®, Auto-Ballast, single-engine concept and wind speed load charts. The LTM 1300-6.2 will remain in the portfolio as the entry point model into the class of luffing jib cranes.

Future farming with Mahindra Mzansi App

Future farming with Mahindra Mzansi App

The Mahindra Mzansi App, developed to give customers a seamless ownership experience, is now available to customers of Mahindra tractors and farming equipment.
The announcement follows closely on the 18 November official announcement by Mahindra that it would take full control of its farming division, which was previously operated by an independent sub-distributor.

CHOOSING THE RIGHT TRAILER TO SUIT YOUR NEEDS

CHOOSING THE RIGHT TRAILER TO SUIT YOUR NEEDS

With such a wide variety of trailer types available, selecting the best trailer for the job may seem challenging. To narrow it down: the brand and model you choose mainly will depend on the cargo being transported.

KANU Announces New Board Members

KANU Commercial Body Construction is proud to announce the appointment of its new Board.
Newly appointed Board Chairman Billy Tom (Isuzu Motors South Africa Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director) leads a dynamic new KANU Board consisting of Mandlakazi Sigcawu (Isuzu Motors South Africa Executive: Corporate and Public Affairs), Duvan de Ridder (KANU: Finance Manager), Michiyuki Miura (Isuzu Motors South Africa Chief Financial Officer) and Ingo Epler-Brandenburg (KANU Commercial Body Construction Chief Operating Officer).

HYUNDAI 210 SMART EXCAVATOR LAUNCHED

HYUNDAI 210 SMART EXCAVATOR LAUNCHED

New to HPE Africa’s range of Hyundai crawler excavators, is the recently launched Hyundai R210 SMART PLUS series, with advanced design features over the previous 210 SMART machines.

GATES BELTS DESIGNED FOR HIGH MILEAGE CARS

GATES BELTS DESIGNED FOR HIGH MILEAGE CARS

Automotive after-market specialists – Autobax – extended its range of Gates automotive components, with the launch in 2020 of accessory belts that have been designed especially for high-mileage cars.

Auf Wiedersehen, Andre’ Cilliers

Auf Wiedersehen, Andre’ Cilliers

Andre’ Cilliers in the early 80’s regarded himself as an “Engineer in training”, as a respect to one of his mentors, Dr Raymond Loubser.