The SARMA Conference is set to kick off on 13 August 2015, starting at 10:00. This year's anchor sponsor is PPC Cement, and, as always, there are a host of new additions to the event, including an indoor and outdoor exhibition, open to delegates during tea and lunch breaks.
Municipalities and government departments are calling for simpler and more efficient, yet solid, building and construction methods to replace conventional bricks and mortar, as well as cast in situ structures.
In today's competitive market, the productivity of a precast pile production yard is increasingly under pressure. After being introduced to the Lafarge Chronolia range of readymix concrete, Franki Africa has already transformed the work scheduling in its piling yard.
PMSA sales and marketing manager Quintin Booysen highlights that the Fiori DBX35 fills a gap in the local market for an affordable and reliable self-loading concrete mixer that offers the user accurate measurement without the need for additional equipment. "It is the ideal self-loading mixer for the price-conscious customer; therefore, I am confident of obtaining measurable market share across sub-Saharan Africa," he adds.
Growth across the Sandton-Midrand-Centurion corridor can be attributed to a number of factors, including the decision by a significant number of large corporate organisations to either upgrade existing buildings in the Sandton CBD or construct new, modern facilities.
Supplying smart turnkey solutions for customers in the aggregate and mining industries has put a South African mining solutions company in an excellent position to become involved in some of the largest projects underway in the Western Cape region.
The construction vehicle and equipment market is constantly evolving, with manufacturers reinventing machinery as they vie for the top spots. Some manufacturers, however, have proven, time and again, why they are among the best in the business.