Black Thursday Event At HPE Africa

High Power Equipment Africa (HPE Africa) hosted a ‘Black Thursday’ Event at its Jet Park facility at the end of 2017. “HPE Africa’s annual head office customer event is always well attended by key players from diverse industries, including mining and quarrying, plant hire, construction, civil engineering, agriculture and municipalities,” says Alex Ackron, managing director,…

Competition Winners

Annelien van Splunter (Koos van Splunter Plant Hire) made quick work of the puzzle and won a discount voucher off her next New Equipment purchase. Congratulations to Paul van der Merwe (Agri-world) for winning the Parts voucher at our Black Thursday Event. Paul achieved the best overall time in our Excavator Games, Paul completed both…

SA Forestry Magazine

Zama Forestry Services, owned by Quinton Preen, has invested in a tracked Hyundai excavator proudly supplied by HPE Africa. The excavator, which has been converted into a HT Shovel Yarder to cope efficiently with demanding uphill and downhill logging operations in Mpumalanga, was converted by Hintech Manufacturing.

Hyundai HL780-9S Excels In Harsh Conditions

HPE Africa’s HL780-9S wheel loader, which is being used by Vanalls Plant Hire at a smelter in Witbank, to break up and transport Silica Manganese, is coping efficiently in extremely harsh conditions. “Hyundai wheel loaders are known for impressive performance in tough applications, but the durability of this machine is extraordinary,” notes Alex Ackron, managing…

Open Day

Open Day

HPE Africa had a hugely successful launch of their new R200LC-9S series Excavators and the new demo area at their Jet Park branch on 17 November 2016. The day was shared with their valued customers from all industries and various provinces. It was a day filled with excitement and entertainment. This event was also an…

Operational Practice

Undercarriage: Maintenance

THE TOP 4 MAINTENANCE PRACTICES THAT REDUCE UNDERCARRIAGE WEAR Due to its strong, solid, hardened steel construction, many excavator operators see no need to regularly maintain their undercarriage. Unfortunately, this is an expensive mistake to make. Just following the below two simple daily maintenance practices will make a huge difference to the life of your…