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Vacuum truck recovers raw materials

By: Halima Frost     2nd November 2018 Industrial services company Dickinson Group has successfully concluded a mineral recovery and clean-up contract at an international copper smelter, using the Koks Cyclovac - a heavy duty industrial vacuum truck. Since the clean-up started in May 2016, the facility attained an additional 8 400 t... 

Good reception for cleaning system

By: Halima Frost     2nd November 2018 Following the launch of its KaiVac 1750 No-Touch cleaning system at last year’s Cleantex Cleaning Expo, held from June 12 to 14, cleaning solutions provider Goscor Cleaning Equipment says the system has since been taken up by the top five contract cleaning service providers in the country. The... 

FOUR-TIME WINNER: Averda South Africa walked away with four category wins at the recent PMR business excellence awards.

4th October 2018 AVERDA SCOOPS FOUR BIG WINS AT PMR AWARDS A national survey on waste management companies in South Africa has awarded Averda South Africa with four category wins. 

Our innovations are the key partnership to your future

By: Yolande Botes     17th August 2018 “The EIE Group is known for its innovative state-of-the-art machinery and associated technologies on their automated and semi-automated solutions. Similarly, our reputation for applying solutions that ensure that our customer’s operations are fully optimised and fully supported through our... 

System installed at sugar refinery

20th July 2018 Industrial equipment group Goscor Cleaning Equipment (GCE), in partnership with authorised dealer Maverick Industrial Cleaning Solutions, recently supplied and installed a Delfin vacuum system at agroprocessing company Tongaat Hulett sugar refinery in Rossburgh, Durban, the company noted in a... 

Sugar refinery spotless thanks to Delfin vacuum system from GCE

20th June 2018 Goscor Cleaning Equipment (GCE), in partnership with authorised dealer Maverick Industrial Cleaning Solutions, recently supplied and installed a state-of-the-art Delfin vacuum system at the Tongaat Hulett sugar refinery in Rossburgh, Durban. The plant refines and packs over 610 000 tons of sugar... 

The ‘new Ice Age’: Cost-effective, water-saving industrial surface cleaning with first-of-its-kind wet ice blaster from NitraLife and partner Boland Ice

4th June 2018 For decades in industry, the cleaning of rust, dirt, old paint and various contaminants off surfaces has frequently presented a major challenge. Cleaning of this type has previously been done manually; or via processes such as sand- or shot-blasting or with the use of high-pressure water jetting... 

Goscor Cleaning Equipment unveils newly-revamped showroom

15th May 2018 Goscor Cleaning Equipment (GCE), part of the Goscor Group, officially opened its newly-revamped, state-of-the-art showroom at its head office in Edenvale, Johannesburg at the end of March, to provide added value for customers, distribution partners, and staff members. A feature of the upgraded... 

Rescue Rod

23rd April 2018 Rescue Rod has been involved in providing pipeline services and waste management in various ways since 1990. The company has more than 25 years of experience in the industry and offers some of the most technologically advanced industrial sewer cleaning and pipeline rehabilitation equipment in the... 

High-pressure industrial cleaning suitable for various industries

By: Marleny Arnoldi     3rd November 2017 Water-jetting solutions provider Total Blasting says its ultrahigh-pressure jetting units are suitable for applications in industries such as petrochemicals (refineries), marine, offshore oil and gas, and automotive manufacturing plants.  

Company keeps up with industrial cleaning trends, wins awards

By: Marleny Arnoldi     3rd November 2017 Over the past decade, global waste management company Averda’s focus regarding industrial cleaning has been to develop and increase the use of hands-free technologies, making it safer for operators to work and allowing for more complex tasks to be completed.  


By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd November 2017 Established in September last year, industrial cleaning services company Afriveyor helps mines and processing plants to clean up material spillages that occur in areas not accessible with conventional equipment. Having its own internal safety system that complies to the Occupational Health and... 

Bioenzymes Continue To Revolutionise Industrial Cleaning

16th October 2017 Issued by Perfect Word Consulting (Pty) Ltd In the field of industrial cleaning, the antiquated mantra dictates that the stronger the product smells, the better it works. Using this approach, many companies utilised acrid, chemically driven products that were ineffectual against many strains of... 

Sweeping growth for Goscor Cleaning Equipment across Africa

11th October 2017 With new representation in Namibia, Botswana, and Nigeria, and dealer talks underway in Kenya, Goscor Cleaning Equipment (GCE) is consolidating its strategy of becoming the first-choice supplier of cleaning equipment in Africa. Part of the Goscor Group, GCE has embarked on a comprehensive... 

Cooling vest reduces industrial heat stress

By: Marleny Arnoldi     22nd September 2017 Staff exposed to hot environments, in combination with doing arduous work and wearing multi-layered protective clothing, such as firefighters, may suffer thermal physiological strain, says water jet cutting company Total Blasting, which is the South African distributing agent for Sweden-based... 

Systems water intensive, but more efficient and environment friendly 

By: Victor Moolman     15th September 2017 Although ultrahigh-pressure water blasting systems used to clean refineries or cut rock and prepare surfaces on mines will not save water, it is more efficient than using acid washing or abrasive grit blasting techniques, says water jetting solutions provider Total Blasting sales director Bradley... 

Chevron refinery in Cape Town gets high pressure clean

5th July 2017 Chevron’s refinery in Milnerton, Cape Town, underwent its annual shutdown during February and March this year, during which all critical path production equipment is maintained. High pressure industrial cleaning of the plant and equipment was conducted using equipment from South Africa’s leading... 

Local supply company expands product offering

By: Simone Liedtke     24th March 2017 Designer and supplier of process equipment Zonke Engineering has added several pump types to its existing product range. 

Equipment firm launches new sit-on cleaner  

By: Dylan Slater     27th January 2017 Industrial cleaning equipment supplier Goscor Cleaning Equipment launched the new M17 sit-on sweeper-scrubber, manufactured by cleaning equipment company Tennant, in November 2016.  

Wacker Neuson South Africa – preferred compact machine supplier for Floor Maintenance Equipment Services

8th July 2016 “Wacker Neuson has made a difference to my business and I plan to replace my entire fleet of machines with Wacker Neuson equipment in the very near future,” states Leon van Vuuren, owner of Floor Maintenance Equipment Services. Based in Benoni, Gauteng, Floor Maintenance Equipment Services has... 

Goscor Cleaning Equipment clinches second consecutive top service provider accolade from the Oryx Group

15th April 2016 Goscor Cleaning Equipment, part of the Goscor Group of Companies and South Africa’s leading supplier of industrial cleaning and hygiene equipment solutions, capped off 2015 with a flourish by clinching a consecutive top service provider award from key customer, the Oryx Group of Companies.... 

Goscor Cleaning Equipment puts the shine on Norcros Johnson Tiles

15th March 2016 Industrial cleaning machines from Goscor Cleaning Equipment are meeting all the cleaning requirements at tile manufacturing giant, Norcros Johnson Tiles South Africa’s Olifantsfontein plant in Johannesburg. The Tennant M20 Scrubber/Sweeper, 5680 Scrubber and the S20 Sweeper from Goscor Cleaning... 

Getting clean and staying clean

23rd February 2016 Hannover. Whether car and automotive parts industry, medical technology, aviation, precision engineering, optics or electronics – in many sectors, information about residual surface contaminants is now a standard part of the technical specification for components, and not only dimensions and... 

Water-blasting technology applied in airport maintenance

By: Malusi Mkhize     13th November 2015 Gauteng-based facilities maintenance, civil works and general construction specialist Tswelokgotso Trading Enterprise (TTE) has implemented a new water-blasting technology to effectively execute several of its maintenance projects including the OR Tambo International Airport maintenance project.... 

Industrial vacuum delivered to aluminium smelter

By: Sashnee Moodley     28th August 2015 Local furnace and industrial services company Dickinson Group last month delivered its new MegaVac Cyclone Loader to resources company South 32, where the machine will be used for a large basement cleaning project for the company’s Mozal aluminium smelter, in Mozambique. 

Company launches new product as diamond-media maintenance pads gain local traction

By: Sashnee Moodley     28th August 2015 Flooring solutions supplier Superb Flooring has launched the latest Blue Twister pad, with diamond media, onto the local market earlier this year. 

Industrial-strength cleaners harmful to human health

By: Dylan Slater     20th March 2015 The increasingly prevalent use of cleaning products marketed as having industrial-strength cleaning properties – especially in the household goods market – does more harm than good to human health and the environment, claims bio-cleaning solutions company Green Worx Cleaning Solutions. 

New chemical protective suits for local industry

By: Mia Breytenbach     17th October 2014 Owing to recent chemical protection advances in industry, science and innovation company DuPont de Nemours South Africa launched its new Tyvek 800 J and Tychem 4000 S coveralls last month. The new coveralls are additions to DuPont’s chemical protection Tyvek and Tychem ranges and have been... 

Atlas Copco South Africa hosts Dealer Driver’s License Training

8th October 2014 Atlas Copco hosted a course on hand-held demolition, concrete and compaction equipment for dealers from 30 June to 4 July 2014. Global Engineering Group, Atlas Copco, believes that excellent after-sales service support from a team of experts is essential to ensuring the correct product... 

Aluminium growth boosts company

By: Mia Breytenbach     26th September 2014 Owing to the continuous expansion of its specialised services in the aluminium industry, local furnace and industrial services company Dickinson Group of Companies has registered a 60% increase in business from this industry in the past 20 years. “We can now offer more products and services that... 

New cleaner returns to nature after use

By: Dylan Slater     29th August 2014 Stellenbosch-based probiotic product developer and manufacturer Probio launched a new biodegradable cleaning product – Deep Impact – last month. 

Green products to be launched

By: Dylan Slater     29th August 2014 Pretoria-based cleaning products manufacturer Tecno Chem plans to launch two new green products onto the South African market early next year. 

Principles key to success in industry

By: Dylan Slater     29th August 2014 Industrial and commercial cleaning industries can achieve better results using advanced technology and modern equipment designs, and by monitoring consumer behaviour, says contract cleaning and supplies company Easy Chem. 

Trained cleaners improve health and safety

By: Dylan Slater     29th August 2014 Cleaners who are trained in the basic principles of health and safety, such as fire fighting and first-aid, can be the first line of defence to mitigate risk at any workplace or during an event, according to Servest Cleaning, a division of multiservices outsourcing group Servest. 

Local launch of ice-blasting machine imminent

By: Dylan Slater     29th August 2014 A locally developed and manufactured industrial cleaning machine that uses dry ice to clean and prepare surfaces is undergoing testing before being launched onto the South African market at the Electra Mining Africa trade show, in Johannesburg, next month. 

Industry demand pushes expansion

29th August 2014 Multi-service group the Goscor Group is extending its offering of cleaning services with the expansion of two of its Port Elizabeth operations, which include Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) and Goscor Cleaning Company (GCC), with the official launch to its new headquarters in Deal Party, Port... 

The total cleaning solution

15th August 2014 Goscor Cleaning Equipment (GCE) provides quality industrial cleaning equipment and solutions to suit a wide range of customers across a multitude of applications and boasts the leading brands in the industry including Tennant, Elgin, Ghibli, Guzzler, Vactor, Green Machines, Maer, and Delfin.... 

Rope access specialist to assist petrochemicals plant

By: Mia Breytenbach     14th February 2014 Using rope access for construction tasks can easily provide substantial  cost and time savings, states industrial rope access specialist Skyriders Access Specialists marketing manager Mike Zinn. “When the cost of access is deemed disproportionate to the scope of work, the use of rope is a... 

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