ZLT ​​Tower Cranes named official agent of Raimondi in 8 African countries

South Africa’s ZLT Tower Cranes Pty Ltd, founded by Roy Cook and Mark Bates, has been named Raimondi Cranes official representative for 8 African countries. ZLT ​​Cranes will be Raimondi’s exclusive distributor for South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Namibia, as well as the Republic of Mauritius, Mozambique, Zimbabwe and the Democratic Republic of Congo. They will propose manufacturer’s luffing and topless cranes as well as its crane accessories.

“We expect that the Raimondi MRT159 in eight and 10 tonne options will be the star of the show across our territories. A combination of factors including the competitive pricing strategy and the varied tower and jib configurations make this machine extremely suitable for many of the region’s biggest operations and jobsites, “said Rob Cook , Director of ZLT Tower Cranes.

Sarens continues its development in Mozambique

The Sarens Group has just announced the opening of a new branch depot in Mozambique near the city of Palma in the far north-east of the country. This new location is a part of the group’s strategy to ensure a permanent presence in the country with a view to the future LNG project in Mozambique in 2019. Sarens has already brought its 120T and 60T rough terrain, 100T all-terrain, and truck and trailer equipment to the site. Construction of the new 5,600 square meter depot is about to begin and will include accommodation, training facilities, office and workshop containers, workshop facilities, washing bay, laydown area, parking area ….

In addition, Sarens has made the choice to invest in the training of the local population. Thus, the group has already trained and certified three crane operators.