Bobcat News

Bobcat cleans up with versatile range of sweeping attachments

The versatile range of sweeping attachments from Bobcat Equipment South Africa is ideal to sweep, collect, and dump any dirt and debris lying around before or after a job. From roadways and driveways to docks sidings and warehouses, these sweepers can even break up most hardened mud or other rough material with a handy built-in reversible cutting edge. “These are by far the most versatile sweeping attachments on the market today,” Bobcat Equipment South Africa National Sales Manager Brian Rachman [...]

Bobcat HB880 breaker is tough enough for any demolition work

Demolition is arguably one of the most arduous and demanding construction applications. Bobcat Equipment South Africa, renowned for the legendary toughness of its machines, also has attachments to match. Here the Bobcat HB880 breaker is a perfect fit for a range of carriers, from skidsteers to compact track loaders, thanks to the Bob-Tach™ mounting system, an innovation that has subsequently become an industry standard. The loader X-Change mounting frame, on the other hand, allows for a rapid change-out from a [...]

Attachments transform Bobcat skidsteers into materials-handling workhorses

Skidsteer loaders from Bobcat Equipment South Africa can be customised by means of a range of attachments, turning these into tough workhorses. This makes them ideal for a wide range of materials-handling applications in agriculture and construction, from cleaning-up operations to trenching and loading. Trencher attachments allow Bobcat skidsteer loaders to tackle tough trenching jobs with ease. The easy-to-use trencher attachments are built for improved trench digging and added reliability on-site. The trencher is the ideal attachment for maintenance crews, [...]

Bobcat on track to make SA Downhill Cup 2019 a resounding success

Bobcat Equipment South Africa’s sponsoring the loan of a B730 Tractor Loader Backhoe (TLB) and an E20 mini excavator will ensure the success of the South African Downhill Cup 2019 at Iron Throne Bike Park, Hartebeespoort Cableway on Sunday 28 July. The Bobcat machines were supplied with a highly experienced and efficient operator. The TLB was used to move large volumes of soil and to start building the jump line, while the mini excavator shaped and built the berms. “Bobcat sponsoring [...]

Powasol ExtremeX at Royal Show a roaring success thanks to Bobcat B730 TLB

The Powasol ExtremeX Regional Championship from 1 to 2 June at the 2019 Royal Agricultural Show in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal was a resounding success thanks to the generous donation of a B730 tractor loader backhoe (TLB) by the Durban branch of Bobcat Equipment South Africa. The Bobcat B730 TLB played a crucial role in 90% of the track build, ranging from trenching for tyre obstacles, piling ramps and compacting them, and making a specific gradient required for a water pit. “Time [...]

Rianke partners with Bobcat, SANY to service Anglo in Mpumalanga

A successful partnership with Bobcat Equipment South Africa and Goscor Earth Moving (GEM) has seen Rianke t/a Botshabelo secure a maintenance contract with Anglo American for its Bobcat and SANY fleet at its various mining operations in the Mpumalanga Coal Belt. Established in 2009 in eMalahleni, and starting out in corporate gifts and personal protective equipment before branching out into maintenance work, founders Jarryd Abdinor and Bisco Mohlala saw an opportunity to secure the Anglo American contract due to its [...]

Full line-up of tough Bobcat agricultural machines at NAMPO 2019

From fencing to trenching and excavating to loading and cleaning, and even grapples for bales, Bobcat Equipment South Africa will have a full line-up of equipment ideal for the agricultural industry on display at Grain SA’s NAMPO Harvest Day from 14 to 17 May in Bothaville in the Free State. Bobcat will once again have a significant presence at the Goscor Group stand at this leading event for the farming community, according to National Sales Manager Brian Rachman. “The agricultural [...]

Bobcat Conference 2019

The Bobcat Conference 2019 was held at Intundla Game Lodge and Bush spa in Dinokeng on the 21-24 of February this year. The sales team lead by Brian Rachman was trained on sales and products throughout the course of the conference. Barry Owen, MD explained in detail regarding the focus and strategy that the business would embark on in 2019. Supporting roles had an opportunity to address the team regarding new ideas and processes to ease the workings within [...]

Picturesque castles

Picturesque castles, Charles bridge, Old Town Market, a charming little description of what you would see entering the Czech Republic. In this Central Bohemian region, about 40km southwest of Prague one would find a little village, Dobris, which is home to one of the Bobcat’s factories where R&D and manufacturing of some of our biggest selling units are conducted. In this establishment there is also a training centre, whereby training is held regularly to ensure that the employees skills in their field of expertise is continuously [...]

Muddy Princess

“Our very own Bobkittens set out early February to compete in the Muddy Princess at Rietvlei Zoo Farm. The team participated as a group and what fun was had, one epic team building exercise and we are proud to have such tough kittens on board! Well done ladies!”