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17 August 2017 Rio-Carb repositions itself as a total wear-solutions provider
Rio-Carb of Alrode, Johannesburg is repositioning itself as a total solutions provider, based on promoting Chromium Carbide as providing the lowest total cost of ownership for complete wear solutions in the mining...
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14 August 2017 Rio-Carb appoints Sias Suurd as General Manager
Chromium Carbide wear-solutions provider Rio-Carb has appointed Sias Suurd as its new General Manager, based at its head office in Alrode, Johannesburg. Suurd is formerly from Wesco Engineering of Walvis Bay.
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28 June 2017 Automatic stud welding from Rio-Carb allows for efficient liner mounting
Rio-Carb is at the forefront of innovation in the application of efficient liner mounting with its automation of the stud-welding process. Stud welding is particularly beneficial where a regular ore flow is...
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28 February 2017 Rio-Carb appoints Wesco Engineering as its Namibian agent
28 February 2017: Rio-Carb, a leading manufacturer of R-C700 CrC wear liners and pipes for heavy materials-handling applications in the mining and allied resources industries, has announced that Wesco Engineering...
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23 January 2017 Rio-Carb internship programme upskills the engineers of tomorrow
Upskilling the engineers of tomorrow is the main aim of an internship programme offered by Rio-Carb, a leading manufacturer of R-C700 CrC wear liners and pipes for heavy materials-handling applications in the mining...
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13 December 2016 Rio-Carb plans to build on its successes and achievements in 2016
Rio-Carb, a leading manufacturer of R-C700 CrC wear liners and pipes for heavy materials-handling applications in the mining and allied resources industries, plans to build on its notable successes and achievements...
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23 November 2016 Rio-Carb celebrates 35 years of innovation and service excellence
Rio-Carb, a leading manufacturer of R-C700 Chromium Carbide (CrC) clad liner plates for the materials-handling industry, celebrates its 35th anniversary this year.
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3 November 2016 Rio-Carb applies benefits of CrC to its pipe range
In addition to liner plates, wear specialist solutions provider Rio-Carb also manufactures a range of Chromium Carbide (CrC) internally hard-faced pipes, from 100 mm diameter and above.
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5 October 2016 Rio-Carb achieves ISO 9001 Quality Assurance accreditation
Rio-Carb has achieved ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance accreditation as part of an ongoing process to promote best practice at the wear-solutions specialist.
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31 August 2016 Rio-Carb supplies total wear solution for chrome mine
Chromium Carbide (CrC) liner expert Rio-Carb has provided a total wear solution for a chute project for a major chrome mine in the Rustenburg area in North West Province. This represents the first time that the...
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