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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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30 May 2016 Lifespan of dump truck bin is increased six-fold with Rio-Carb plates
Chromium Carbide (CrC) expert Rio-Carb recently fitted R-C700 liner plates to Danoher Construction’s R3.9-million Volvo 30-ton dump truck. Due to their impressive hardness, the R-C700 CrC liners were installed to...
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14 April 2016 Innovative new welding machine increases efficiencies
In an effort to improve efficiencies and deliver quality products to customers ahead of time, Chromium Carbide (CrC) liner plate expert Rio-Carb has invested in a superior welding machine that has enabled the...
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20 January 2016 CrC-lined chutes improve productivity and efficiency at power plant
Chromium Carbide (CrC) liner plate expert Rio-Carb has ensured a saving of more than R100 000 for a power plant in Secunda, after successfully refurbishing three chutes and fitting them with CrC liner plates.
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