Capital Equipment News

Lafras Kruger was recently named the best driver at the finals of UD Trucks’ Extra Mile Challenge fleet driver competition in Japan. Kruger took top honours in the UD Quester product category. The other South African participant, Buza Ngcelwane, received a reward for the Best Fuel Efficiency in the Quon product category.

Spartan-based vibrating screen specialist Kwatani, driven by its aggressive cost leadership strategy, is supplying a large exciter-driven grizzly feeder and a sizing screen to the Gamsberg zinc project near Aggeneys in South Africa’s Northern Cape Province.

Outsourcing fleet during economic challenges could save businesses cash flow and mitigate risk. According to the latest figures from the Southern African Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (SAVRALA), the South African fleet industry is still showing single-digit growth of between 1% and 4% – despite the current economic downturn. At the base of this forward momentum, is an outsourced fleet management industry that is not only saving costs for fleets across the country, but mitigating risk amid a challenging operating environment.

So complex has modern engine design become that companies wanting to have their engines remanufactured should first look carefully at their service provider’s equipment and in-house skills profile.

Doosan Construction Equipment will display its 15-tonne DX140LCR-5 reduced tail swing crawler excavator at the annual World of Concrete Exhibition to be held at the Las Vegas Convention Centre from 23-26 January 2018. The machine will be configured with a quick coupler and hydraulic breaker, as well as optional rubber track pads, which minimise damage to concrete surfaces.

Olli-Pekka Oksanen, currently Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development and a member of Metso’s Executive Team, has been appointed Vice President, Minerals West Europe Market Area as of December 1, 2017.

Contact Capital Equipment News

Title: Editor
Name: Munesu Shoko
Email: capnews@crown.co.za
Phone: +27 11 622-4770
Fax: +27 11 615-6108

Title: Advertising Manager
Name: Elmarie Stonell
Email: elmaries@crown.co.za
Phone: +27 11 622-4770
Fax: +27 11 615-6108

BANNER5

 
Full Name*
Invalid Input

Company Name*
Invalid Input

Your Email*
Invalid Input

Phone*
Invalid Input

Postal Address 1*
Invalid Input

Postal Address 2*
Invalid Input

Postal Code*
Invalid Input

Street Address 1
Invalid Input

Street Address 2
Invalid Input

Postal Code
Invalid Input

Town / City*
Invalid Input

Country*
Invalid Input

Magazine

Invalid Input

Invalid Input