All South Africa Articles

Allied Crane Hire adds mobile crane to fleet
The crane and heavy transport company Allied Crane Hire has taken delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1230-5.1
New appointments at Point of Rental
Company focuses attention on global rental market
Sandvik to acquire Kwatani
Addition of South Africa-based feeder and screener manufacturer will strengthen Sandvik’s presence in Africa
Mammoet in South African ship move
Mammoet South Africa used jacks and SPMT to move a 600 tonne ship to a dock in South Africa
Hi-Reach Manlift represents Snorkel in South Africa
Lead by George Landsberg, Hi-Reach Manlift offers a full range of MEWP sales and services 
Bauma Conexpo Africa 2021 cancelled
South African show cancelled due to continuing impact of Covid-19
Bell appointed as JCB’s South African dealer
Bell Equipment Sales will offer JCB’s full range of construction machinery from May 1, 2021
Jet Demolition implodes Bank of Lisbon
South African contractor’s controlled demolition of fire-damaged building in Johannesburg
CTS East extends trailer fleet
Faymonville low pendular axle PA-X semi-trailer is latest addition to South African transportation company’s fleet
First female construction professor in SA and Nigeria
Abimbola Windapo appointed as professor of construction management at the Univesity of Cape Town
Absolute Rigging adds wind division
Growth in South Africa’s wind energy industry has prompted Absolute Rigging and Transport to set up Absolute Wind
South African construction collapses
Construction sector in South Africa fell by 33% in the second quarter
Bell and John Deere to end partnership
Bell Equipment to stop distributing John Deere products from 2023
SkyJacks implements Syrinx software
South African rental company has started using Point of Rental’s software across its network
Magni South Africa appoints CEO
Lindsay Shankland has been named Magni South Africa’s CEO
Eyewitness: COVID-19 and South African construction and rental
George Landsberg of Hi-Reach Manlift in South Africa reports that many rental and construction businesses have stopped working
Burma Plant Hire shuts depots
South African rental company sends staff home to support essential services remotely
Bell haulers driven by X-box controller
South African manufacturer Bell Equipment tests new controls as it develops automation systems for its haulers
Press crown relocated
ALE relocates a 77.4 tonne press crown within a Nissan factory in South Africa
Regional report: South Africa
Rental is supporting a buoyant mining industry and a distressed construction sector
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