ON THE COVER: The world’s most powerful range of small angle grinders from Bosch offers even faster work progress, thereby improving the productivity of tradespeople dramatically.
Four models are available, each with a power output of 1 900 W, and covering a range of applications for different trades. These are the GWS 19-125 CI Professional, an all-round tool for all grinding and cutting operations, and the GWS 19-125 CIE Professional, which is ideal for material-friendly applications using low speeds and special accessories such as brushes.
ON THE COVER: The modern fleet maintained by Goscor Access Rental, combined with its high availability and uptime, have resulted in Tubular Plant Hire enjoying an important rental relationship with the company since April 2013.
Tubular Plant Hire is a division of Tubular Technical Construction, wholly-owned by Tubular Holdings, the driving force behind a diversified group, representing one of the largest and most respected privately-owned construction companies in South Africa at present. To date, the company has utilised Goscor Access Rental products successfully at the Kalagadi Manganese Mine in the Northern Cape, and at the Kusile Power Station in Mpumalanga.
ON THE COVER: Fleet owners in the construction sector are relying increasingly on original equipment manufacturers to provide a total solution that adds value to their bottom line.
Slimmer operating margins are also pushing contractors to take full advantage of modern truck technologies – as well as the range of product options and services that makes for a revenue-generating investment.
For Scania South Africa, this means working with customers to develop a tailored product that will suit their specific application, and supporting the customer with finance, insurance and a service network that is aligned with their needs.
ON THE COVER: Makita’s HM1812 is a powerhouse with the highest 72,8 joules in its class and Anti-Vibration Technology producing the lowest vibration – 6,5 m/s2 (30 kg electronic breaker info correct as of launch in 2015).
Makita’s ongoing research and development continues to produce new and exciting innovative tools in both its corded and cordless range, making Makita one of the global leaders in the power tool industry. See their Back to Business specials running until the end of February 2017 in the magazine.
ON THE COVER: Accommodating specialised project requirements is one of the strengths that AfriSam brings to its customer partnerships. An excellent example is its ongoing involvement in the V&A Silo District project where specialised readymix concrete is being supplied to the historic Grain Silo Project.
ON THE COVER: In October 2015, Babcock was appointed as the official distributor in South Africa of Terex Trucks’ off-highway rigid and articulated trucks that are used in mining, quarry and construction applications.