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29 May 2017 TWO CRANE GIANTS JOIN FORCES
Following the finalisation of Konecranes’ acquisition of Terex MHPS – which, in effect, is Demag Cranes, Hoists, Material Handling and Ports Solutions – the two global crane brands will share their considerable...
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23 November 2016 Latest infrared control system for cranes
The latest infrared technology for the remote control of cranes is available locally from Demag Cranes, a global leader in crane technology.
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29 September 2016 Demag solution increases throughput at Egyptian automotive plant
Demag Port Elizabeth has supplied its unique Demag Mono-Rail System (DMS) to a motor vehicle manufacturer in Egypt. DMS is an Electrified Aluminium Mono Rail System suited for high cycle times, increased accuracy,...
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25 August 2016 Terex MHPS supplies first-ever Demag cranes for a paper-roll store in Africa
Terex MHPS is supplying two new Demag cranes to Mpact South Africa for a new paper-roll shipping store at its Felixton paper mill in KwaZulu-Natal. This represents the first-ever order for Demag technology for a...
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28 July 2016 Demag’s V-Type crane girder raises the stakes at Electra Mining Africa 2016
Demag’s newly-launched V-Type crane girder will take centre stage at Electra Mining Africa 2016, where the crane technology leader will display its full product range.
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22 June 2016 Cementing a strong reputation in Zimbabwe
Specialist crane and components manufacturer Demag was part of the team that completed a US$750 000 cement manufacturing project at Lafarge-Holcim Zimbabwe. It supplied its state-of-the-art 8 ton electric overhead...
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4 May 2016 Custom cranes to help restore Hippo Valleys sugar supply
Specialist crane and components manufacturer Demag was involved in the successful completion of the R8-million Hippo Valley project in Zimbabwe. The company supplied three 8-ton portal crane via its Zimbabwe-based...
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24 March 2016 New-generation crane girder to revolutionise load handling in SA
Demag’s newly-launched V-Type crane girder can easily manage more than 500 000 load changes – over double the service life of a conventional box-section girder – making it a game changer in the local material...
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18 February 2016 CMM project improves performance and cuts downtime
A 36 m, 30-ton scrap handling crane located at the Vanderbijlpark site of steel giant Arcelor Mittal has been successfully refurbished by Demag, as part of a crane modernisation and modifications (CMM) project....
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21 January 2016 High-precision laser survey prevents crane runway malfunctions
Daily loading and handling of heavy objects such as containers, paper and other material eventually take a toll on crane runway systems, which require continued inspection to ensure that unscheduled downtime, fatal...
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