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Kubota – Tractors, TLBS, Excvators, Mowers, Engines

Oakhurst se Kubotas kry werk lekkerkry klaar

Oakhurst Melkery se 380 ha groen weivelde lê tussen die Outeniekwaberge en die see. Altesaam 125 ha is onder spilpuntbesproeiing uit twee damme wat uit die berge gevoed word, terwyl die res droëland is wat met die gemiddelde reënval van 780 mm per jaar lowergroen gehou word.

Kubota M130x and M9540 with Trailer
Kubota M130x and M9540 with Trailer

Hier boer Jake Crowther sedert 2003 met Jerseys; 800 van die 1 200 koeie is in produksie en lewer daagliks sowat 14 000 liter melk aan Parmalat. Die Jerseys wei saam met ’n geslote swart Angusstoet op die raaigras- en kikoejoeweiding.

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Smith Power verf SA oranje

Die kleur van vooruitgang is oranje – en Smith Power Equipment is stadig maar seker besig om Suid-Afrika oranje te verf. In 2000 het die maatskappy die verspreider van Kubota in Suid-Afrika geword en die oranje masjiene geniet nou 8% markaandeel in die tawwe trekkermark.

Wally Bergmann Kubota M7-172
Wally Bergmann Kubota M7-172

Dit is merkwaardig, veral as ’n mens in ag neem dat Kubota spesialiseer in kleiner, maar meer tegnologies gevorderde, trekkers. Wally Bergmann, besturende direkteur van Smith Power, sê: “Hier is ’n goederetrein op pad en hy is oranje!

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SMITH POWER EXPANDS KUBOTA MINI-EXCAVATOR RANGE

Smith Power, the South African distributor of the Kubota range of mini-excavators, has launched the new Kubota U15-3, a 1,5-tonne compact excavator that punches above its weight with greater power, required control and smooth performance in space-restricted working environments.

Tom Bloom, General Manager for Construction Equipment at Smith Power Equipment
Tom Bloom, General Manager for Construction Equipment at Smith Power Equipment

The U15-3 is the latest model to join Smith Power’s range of Kubota mini-excavators available for the South African market. With an operating weight of 1,5-tonne, the U15-3 provides enough power to tackle some of the toughest jobs in space-constrained environments.

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Smith Power Equipment bied veelsydige oplossings vir Laeveldboere

Goeie produkte en goeie diens is ‛n wenresep wat Smith Power  Equipment in Nelspruit noukeurig toepas. Die tak het in Maart oopgemaak en is ideaal geleë om die streek se boere te dien met landboumasjinerie.

Zander van der Merwe, werknemer van Smith Power Equipment, Nelspruittak, Jacques de Klerk van JDK Konstruksie en Dirk Joubert, gebiedsbestuurder van Smith Power Equipment.
Zander van der Merwe, werknemer van Smith Power Equipment, Nelspruittak, Jacques de Klerk van JDK Konstruksie en Dirk Joubert, gebiedsbestuurder
van Smith Power Equipment.

Smith Power Equipment hou ‛n uiteenlopende reeks handelsmerke
aan, wat Kubota, Polaris, Kawasaki, Kipor, en Linhai insluit. Trekkers, vurkhysers, wipbaktrokke, kragopwekkers, laaigrawe, vierwielmotorfietse en ATV’e is daar om van te kies en keur.

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Bauma Smith Power reaffirms the future is compact

At the recently-ended bauma CONEXPO AFRICA, Smith Power, a South African importation and distribution company representing leading global brands, reiterated its pioneering position in the local compact equipment market by showcasing several of its new, internationally-renowned brands recently added to its ever-growing stable.

Kubota Excavators at Bauma 2018
Kubota Excavators at Bauma 2018

Apart from the usual launch of new products, major capital equipment exhibitions of bauma CONEXPO AFRICA nature have also evolved to be great platforms to learn of new trends in the capital equipment space.

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Synag-suiwelplaas melk met Kubota se krag

Kubota “Ons bied voorwaar ’n strawwe toets vir toerusting,” sê Tony Teerink, onderhoudsbestuurder van Synag-suiwelboerdery by Randvaal. Met sowat 4 000 koeie in melk in die vyf melkery in die groep, moet elke stukkie toerusting gereed wees vir ’n 24/7-toets, want dinge staan nooit stil nie.

Tony Teerink, onderhoudsbestuur-der van Synag-suiwelboerdery, sê die tegnologie in Kubota-trekkers is “asemrowend”
Tony Teerink, onderhoudsbestuur-der van Synag-suiwelboerdery, sê die tegnologie in Kubota-trekkers is “asemrowend

Voer moet vir al die beeste gemaak word en ’n trekker wat vir Synag wil werk moet homself gereed maak vir grondbewerking, plant-, strooi-, sny-, baal-, sleep- en mengwerk. Kubota het onlangs vir die diens aangetree en die koeie en hulle base glimlag van oor tot oor oor hierdie sinvolle toevoeging.

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Smith Power Equipment to flex construction muscle at bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2018

South African importation and distribution company, Smith Power Equipment, represents leading global brands in the specialist machinery, turf maintenance and off-road vehicle market. They will be exhibiting at bauma CONEXPO AFRICA to demonstrate their relentless expansion into the construction industry, with a line-up of some of the most renowned global construction brands on show.

The model range includes rigid chassis dumper at 1,500 kg of payload and articulated dumpers from 2,500 to 3,500 kg.
The model range includes rigid chassis dumper at 1,500 kg of payload and articulated dumpers from 2,500 to 3,500 kg.

At the upcoming bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2018, the third international trade fair for construction machinery, building material machines, mining machines and construction vehicles, Smith Power Equipment (smith) will showcase its expansion into the construction industry, with the official launch of AUSA compact equipment in the local market set to exhibit at the show.

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Hermanus keeps standards high with SPE supplied equipment

As part of its routine fleet replacement programme, Hermanus Golf Club has acquired a total of seven machines from Smith Power Equipment, a South African importer and distributor of leading global specialist machinery, turf maintenance equipment and off-road vehicles.

Hermanus Toro and Kubota Equipment
Hermanus Toro and Kubota Equipment

With its unparalleled scenic beauty, modern infrastructure, upmarket shops and endless adventure options, it’s little wonder that Hermanus, a seaside town southeast of Cape Town, has grown in size and popularity during the last decade.

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Kubota tractors sweeten production at Sierra Citrus

Two Kubota M8540 standard open-station tractors recently supplied to Sierra Citrus in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga, are working beyond the owner’s expectations, helping ease the space constraints and increase overall production at the orange farm. 

Two Kubota M8540 standard tractors
Two Kubota M8540 standard tractors

In September 2017, Sierra Citrus took delivery of two Kubota M8540 standard open-station tractors from Rudamans Nelspruit, a leading supplier of forestry, gardening and agricultural equipment, and also the Nelspruit-based authorised distributor for Smith Power Equipment, the sole importer of the Kubota range of equipment in South Africa.

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Verti-Drain does holy work at Langebaan

Verti-Drain: During the aeration or hollow tining season all golfers will tell you how much they respect those machines that do the job, but still leave the fairways and greens playable.

Verti-Drain powered by a Kubota Tractor L5040
Verti-Drain powered by a Kubota Tractor L5040

Not inconveniencing our members is the Holy Grail in golf course management and our Redexim Verti-Drain 7212 machine is the answer to our prayers,” says Langebaan Country Estate’s (LCE) golf course superintendent Klaas van Eyssen. “It enables us to achieve deep and effective tine aeration without interrupting play.

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