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Bobcat and SANY help DarkFEST 2020 achieve ‘beast’ status

A SANY excavator and a Bobcat TLB from the Goscor Group have played a key role in assisting UK MTB star and course builder Sam Reynolds design and construct the biggest jumps yet for DarkFEST 2020 from 7 to 8 February in Stellenbosch. Now in its fourth year, work on the course started in January, with Reynolds’ build team including Nico Vink and Clemens Kaudela. “It’s the longest course in DarkFEST history, and I think in Fest Series history, too.” Monster [...]

Bobcat supplies ten telehandlers to Goscor Access Solutions

In keeping with its philosophy of remaining up-to-date with the latest technology, and supplying its clients with the most advanced and cost-effective solutions, Goscor Access Solutions has acquired ten T40180 telehandlers from Bobcat Equipment South Africa. With both companies part of the Bud Group stable, it made sense for Goscor Access Solutions to exploit the synergies of the broader group and acquire its latest equipment internally, MD Andrew Kendrick comments. The ten Bobcat T41080 telehandlers have already been deployed across a [...]

Relocation of our office in Gauteng

Dear valued customer. It gives me great pleasure to announce that we have now semi-relocated our Goscor Earthmoving businesses in Gauteng (i.e. our Bobcat, SANY and Bobcat Rental businesses.) I say “semi” because we are still in the process of finishing off the move, which has been a gargantuan project!

Shutdown times and standby numbers

Please note the following Shutdown times and standby numbers:   ALRODE (HEAD OFFICE) Closing period: 20th of December – 6th of January 2020 Closing period contact details: Sales: Jacqueline – 0765225361 Rentals: Vanessa 0798989874 / Vusi 0836305983 (Note: opening on 7th of January) Service: 0823381696 / 0767901529 Parts: 0845325757 Rustenburg: 0681840416/0726343736 / 0741040605   CAPE TOWN OFFICE Closing period: 20th of December – 6th of January 2020 Closing period contact details: Sales: Kevin 0823017090 Parts & Service: Carlo 0718812429   DURBAN OFFICE Closing period: 17th of December – 6th of January 2020 Closing period contact details: Sales: Kimmy 0798843658 Parts [...]

Bobcat skidsteer attachments ideal for materials-handling applications

Skidsteer loaders from Bobcat Equipment South Africa are ideal for a wide range of materials-handling applications in agriculture and construction, from cleaning-up operations to trenching and loading. This is due to the fact that they can be customised by means of a range of attachments, turning these into tough workhorses. 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 [...]

Goscor Group announces latest Bobcat, SANY appointments

Industrial equipment group Goscor Group has announced that Brian Rachman will move into the role of National Operations Manager for both the Bobcat and SANY brands. In addition, Kevin Purcell will assume the role of National Sales Manager, taking over the management of the sales team. Brian Rachman and Kevin Purcell. Bobcat Equipment SA is a Goscor Group company Goscor is a Bud Group company, representing leading equipment brands across several sectors. These include compact and construction equipment from Bobcat Equipment [...]

Bobcat reaches new heights with T40180 telescopic handler

The T40180 telescopic handler from Bobcat Equipment South Africa features the latest developments in boom design and construction. Simple and modern, light and yet strong, the boom has a built-in counter-bow to ensure straightness when extended under full load. A large contact surface between the supporting pads and the boom segments allows for a smoother telescoping action and reduced pad wear. The boom is easy to maintain, with a compensator cylinder to enable self-levelling of the fork carriage. The fact [...]

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, [...]