Capital Equipment News September 2016

CONTENTS Capital Equipment News is published monthly by Crown Publications cc Editor: Munesu Shoko Advertising manager: Claudia Bertschy Design: Anoonashe Shumba



Publisher: Karen Grant

Deputy Publisher: Wilhelm du Plessis

MINING NEWS 6 Zambian copper miner renews Sandvik drill rig fleet 7 Wirtgen surface miners maximise coal recovery 8 Joest Kwatani’s screening expertise on show at Electra CONSTRUCTION NEWS 12 New Cats load in 13 CASE holds inaugural sub-Saharan Eagle Days 14 Changing of the guard for Bell sales operation 15 DLA range ups Doosan’s SA share TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS NEWS 34 Jochen Müller takes the reigns at Dachser 35 Driving trucking opportunities for women GLOBETROTTING 36 Metso in landmark deal with world’s largest copper miner 37 Hauling oversized equipment made easy sector

COVER STORY 4 SCANIA GOES MINING AT ELECTRA ELECTRA MINING PREVIEW 20 Africa’s deal-centric platform 24 At the paving edge JOB REPORT 28 When service pays dividends PROFILE 32 Experience is the best teacher

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Total circulation Q2 2016: 3 665

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