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Bobcat attachment options for agriculture, construction applications

Bobcat Equipment South Africa, part of the Goscor Group, has an extensive range of accessories, comprising over 95 attachments, that are ideal for agricultural and construction applications in challenging African operating environments. The attachments can be used on Bobcat skidsteers, compact track loaders, compact excavators and telehandler machines. Bobcat Equipment South Africa Product Specialist Brian Rachman highlights that these genuine Bobcat attachments are used in many different applications such as construction, civils, plant hire, shipping, agriculture and warehousing. “Companies can always [...]

Animal-feed producer stocks up with Bobcat skidsteer loaders

Bobcat Equipment South Africa, part of the Goscor Group, delivered five Bobcat S550 skidsteer loaders (SSLs) to De Heus Animal Nutrition in September 2017, deployed at various sites in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), Gauteng, and the Eastern Cape. De Heus is an international company that produces and markets high-quality animal feeds. The machines were delivered from Bobcat branches in each of the respective provinces. Bobcat Equipment South Africa General Manager Brian Rachman explains that the SSLs are used at De Heus’ facilities [...]

Big showcase for Bobcat compact equipment range at NAMPO 2018

Bobcat will showcase its M-Series of at NAMPO 2018 following the significant success achieved with its 5-Series and 4-Series Bobcat Equipment South Africa, part of the Goscor Group, will showcase its full range of compact machinery, which is well-suited for application in the agricultural sector, at Grain SA’s NAMPO Harvest Day from 15 to 18 May 2018 at Bothaville in the Free State. This includes Bobcat mini excavators, agricultural telescopic handlers, skidsteer loaders (SSLs), and tractor loader backhoes (TLBs), as well [...]

Bobcat stocks up on R18-million worth of spare parts

Fast-moving general-service parts are critical to customers’ daily operations, and are needed on-hand immediately to avoid costly downtime. It is for this reason that Bobcat Equipment South Africa, part of the Goscor Group, holds a comprehensive spares stockholding of about R18 million. The biggest range of spare parts stocked are fast-moving and general service parts, such as sparkplugs, filters, nuts and bolts, ground-engaging tools, wear parts, and cutting edges, among others, Bobcat Equipment South Africa National Parts Manager Deric Knox [...]

Versatile Bobcat B730 backhoe loader for a range of applications

From digging to trenching, breaking, and materials handling, the B730 from Bobcat Equipment South Africa is a versatile backhoe loader that can be configured for a diverse range of job applications. The B730 is perfect for both small and large contractors, who have high expectations in terms of machine reliability and service, which is a prime focus for Bobcat Equipment South Africa, Product Specialist Jan Stansfield comments. Other target markets are municipalities, and local utilities such as water and telecoms. Applications [...]

Bobcat attachment simplifies tyre handling

Handling tyres with diameters from 36″ to 90″ is now a safe, simple, and efficient operation thanks to a new Industrial Wheel Mover attachment introduced locally by Bobcat Equipment South Africa, part of the Goscor Group. The Bobcat Industrial Wheel Mover weighs 214 kg and boasts a lifting capacity of up to 1 700 kg Weighing 214 kg, the Bobcat Industrial Wheel Mover boasts a lifting capacity of 1 700 kg. The latest product joins a comprehensive range of over 130 attachments [...]

Bobcat Equipment South Africa offers zero deposit, prime interest rate

Bobcat Equipment South Africa, well-known for some of the toughest machines in the compact construction equipment sector, has teamed up with Merchant West Working Capital Solutions to offer a special financing deal on all new equipment. The financing is being offered at a zero deposit, in addition to prime interest rate. At the end of the deal, customers have the option of acquiring the equipment for a minimal 6.5% of the original invoice value. The ‘Zero Deposit’ campaign is aimed at [...]

Bobcat Equipment South Africa offers zero deposit – African Petrochemicals

African Petrochemicals Bobcat Equipment South Africa, well-known for some of the toughest machines in the compact construction equipment sector, has teamed up with Merchant West Working Capital Solutions to offer a special financing deal on all new equipment. The financing is being offered at a zero deposit, in addition to prime interest rate. At the end of the deal, customers have the option of acquiring the equipment for a minimal 6.5% of the original invoice value. The ‘Zero Deposit’ campaign is aimed [...]

Special financing deal for Bobcat equipment

Bobcat Equipment South Africa, well-known in the mining and construction equipment sector, has teamed up with Merchant West Working Capital Solutions to offer a special financing deal on all new equipment. The financing is being offered at a zero deposit, in addition to prime interest rate. At the end of the deal, customers have the option of acquiring the equipment for a minimal 6.5% of the original invoice value. According to the equipment company, the ‘zero deposit’ campaign is aimed at [...]

Goscor plans to move the earth with SANY equipment

Goscor Earth Moving (GEM), a leading player in the compact construction market, has entered the larger excavator and roadworks equipment market through its representation of the SANY brand. This augments GEM’s total product offering, providing customers with a single option for both smaller and larger equipment, Managing Director Barry Owen comments. “We have been a leading player in the compact construction market for many years through our Bobcat range. Taking SANY on-board now means that we also compete in the [...]