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23 February 2017 Vaal Triangle wastewater treatment plant first recipient of IE3-compliant DRN motors
A major wastewater treatment project in the Vaal Triangle has become the first recipient in South Africa of the new IE3 compliant DRN motors from SEW-EURODRIVE. The new energy-efficient motors were introduced at...
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14 February 2017 SA first as SEW-EURODRIVE supplies new HVAC drives to major pharmaceutical distributor
SEW-EURODRIVE has successfully supplied MOVITRAC® LTP-B Eco HVAC drive units to DSV Healthcare of Meadowview, Johannesburg. Designed and engineered specifically to optimise fan and pump performance in HVAC...
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27 January 2017 SEW-EURODRIVE supplies X-Series IG units to Lesotho diamond mine
SEW-EURODRIVE is continuing its involvement at a major diamond mine in Lesotho by supplying three complete power packs for use on the tailings side of the operation. This follows the earlier successful supply of 20...
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13 January 2017 Rise in commodity prices boosts export growth into Southern Africa
SEW-EURODRIVE is experiencing significant growth into Southern Africa, boosted by the introduction of latest technology such as its IE3-compliant DRN series of asynchronous motors. The OEM has doubled its exports...
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14 December 2016 SEW-EURODRIVE plans to increase local assembly capability
SEW-EURODRIVE’s commitment to South Africa and the continent is underscored by the fact that the bulk of its regional turnover is still generated by the mining and minerals-processing industry. This is because the...
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6 December 2016 Latest-technology assembly cells for SEW-EURODRIVE Cape Town
SEW-EURODRIVE Cape Town has invested in new assembly cells for geared motors to speed up production, increase quality and reduce wastage. As part of its ongoing development, the branch also plans a new assembly cell...
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1 December 2016 SEW-EURODRIVE appoints Paul Clark to head up its Repair Service Centre
SEW-EURODRIVE has appointed Paul Clark to head up its Repair Service Centre which means customers can rest assured of the fastest possible turnaround times for any repairs or maintenance and refurbishment work.
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23 November 2016 SEW-EURODRIVE launches new Field Service Department to boost customer support
SEW-EURODRIVE has established a Field Service Department, headed up by newly-appointed Eben Pretorius, who has six years’ experience in the industry. The department will focus on customer support, as well as growing...
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3 November 2016 X-Series IG units supplied to ongoing coal-terminal expansion project
SEW-EURODRIVE has supplied its X series of versatile and powerful industrial gear (IG) units to an ongoing coal terminal expansion project in South Africa.
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1 November 2016 Single-source supply aids SPM for its total motion-control requirements
Internationally-recognised pulp fibre moulding machinery design and production specialist Southern Pulp Machinery (SPM) of Cape Town has increased both the number and scope of applications of SEW products...
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