Terex Washing Systems (TWS) used CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 to stage the global launch of Terex AquaClear Water Management Solutions.
Officials at Jwaneng diamond mine have taken delivery of the mine’s first 250 t Grove GMK5250L all-terrain crane. Not only is this model crane a first for the Botswana-based mine, it’s also the first ever GMK5250L crane to be delivered in Southern Africa.
At CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 Caterpillar launched the new Cat Connect hardware and software to enable equipment managers to connect all of their assets – from the largest earthmover to the smallest generator, and including both light and heavy-duty trucks and utility vehicles.
The new 100 t capacity truck crane features a number of improvements over previous models that will enable owners to increase their utilisation and lifting capabilities. The new crane is lighter, increasing roadability and helping customers meet gross vehicle weight requirements. It has a longer boom, which increases reach and enables lifting contractors to complete a wider variety of applications.
CASE Construction Equipment used CONEXPO CON/AGG 2017 to show a new range of larger excavators. The two new crawler excavators, the CX490D and CX500D, join the company’s D Series lineup. These new models are designed for heavy excavation work and replace the company’s previous 47 t excavator, the CX470C.
Leading supply chain solutions and logistics company, Barloworld Logistics has appointed Kamogelo Mmutlana its new CEO. Mmutlana is a qualified industrial engineer with 21 years of senior business executive experience in operations and management in varied sectors including Logistics, Industrial, Automotive, Food Services, Hospitality and Rail.