Don’t miss Truck & Trailer at the Bauma Conexpo Africa 2015

The BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA 2015 takes place from the 15th till the 18th of September 2015 at the Johannesburg Expo Centre in Gauteng and Truck and Trailer will be there! Showcasing everything from earth moving equipment to mining equipment for sale, this is the must-attend event of 2015.


A trade fair dedicated to construction, mining and earth moving equipment for sale, it gives exhibitors from different parts of the world the opportunity to showcase their services, products and latest technologies to those active within the Construction and Mining industries in the Southern African Development Community (SADC).


Organised by BC EXPO South Africa (Pty) Ltd., the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and Messe München International, this expo event is an international trade fair. Showcasing construction machinery, building material machines, construction vehicles as well as mining equipment, the main focus areas of this fair includes the mining sector and the construction industry.

In 2013, as part of a joint venture in Africa between the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and Messe München and their joint cooperation on international construction machinery expos and events, it was announced that the upcoming trade fair will be organised under the new name – BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA.

2013 was a successful year for this particular event, boasting a whopping 14 700 visitors, 754 exhibitors and visitors from over 100 countries.

What to expect

A large number of exhibitors from various parts of the world will be attending the event, making it the perfect place if you are looking for the latest in mining and earth moving equipment.


The different product ranges that will be showcased at this event includes:

Construction Equipment and Machinery

If you are active within the construction industry, this year’s expo is a definite must attend. From earth moving equipment for sale to construction machinery, you will find it at the BAUMA CONEXPO. Some of the highlights that can be expected here includes:

  • Construction machinery.
  • Equipment for the construction industry as well as specialised systems and tools.
  • Equipment used in road construction and road maintenance.
  • Tools and equipment used for pipe and cable laying.
  • Scaffoldings, formwork, conveyors and lifting equipment.
  • Machinery used for the handling of mortar and cement on sites.
  • Equipment used in earth moving applications.
  • Site installations.


Mining Equipment

Active within the mining industry and interested in some of the best mining equipment for sale? The 2015 BAUMA CONEXPO has everything you need! Featuring a product category specialising in raw material processing, extraction and mining, this is the dream of any one active within this industry.

Some of the product highlights that can be expected for industry includes:

  • Machinery and equipment used in raw material handling.
  • Machines and equipment used for mineral extraction as well as processing.


Building Material Production

If you are in the industry of building material production, this construction trade fair also has something for you. Showcasing the equipment and machinery used within this sector of the construction industry, you can expect to see the following machines and plants for producing:

  • Asphalt,
  • Gypsum Compounds,
  • Concrete and products made from concrete,
  • Prefabricated components and parts,
  • Plaster,
  • Screed,
  • Premixed dry mortar,
  • Products for building supply stores,
  • Lime sandstone, and
  • Building products (such those using power plant residue).

You will also have the opportunity to learn more about machinery and equipment associated with handling and packaging in plants.


Service and Component Suppliers

This expo will also focus on component and service suppliers. Some of the highlights you can expect here includes:

  • Job safety and services within the industry.
  • Wear parts as well as accessories and attachments for earth moving equipment to construction and mining equipment.
  • Navigation as well communication options available for the industry.
  • Engineering in terms of testing, measurements and process control.


Exhibitors at the BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA

This year’s event hosts a large number of exhibiters from a number of countries including South Africa, India, Great Britain, France, Australia, Germany, the People’s Republic of China and the United States of America, to name but a few.

Some big names within the mining and construction industry will be exhibiting at this year’s event. Some of these exhibitors include the Bell Equipment Company, Barloworld Equipment, Cummins South Africa (Pty) Ltd., Husqvarna, MAN Truck and Bus (SAL), Scania South Africa and of course Truck and Trailer, to name but a few examples.


Attending, you can expect around 700 exhibitors covering 65 000 square meters.

The International Pavilions

Designed for exhibitors to showcase the latest and greatest from their country, this year’s BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA hosts a number of international pavilions, giving you some insight into the technical expertise as well as innovations from other countries across the globe.

The International Pavilions at the 2015 expo include:

  • African Associations’ Pavilion: Here you will find the Botswana Chamber of Mines, the National Association for Medium and Small Scale Contractors (Zambia), the Uganda National Association of Building and Civil Engineering Contractors and the Construction Industries Federation of Namibia.
  • CEA UK Pavilion: Some on the 13 exhibitors here include the Construction Equipment Association (CEA), Phoenix Engineering Co Ltd, Holmbury Ltd and Terex Mineral Processing Systems.
  • Spanish Pavilion: Some of the Spanish companies at this pavilion includes Talleres Zitron, Blumaq, Enarco, Disca, Enarco and Metalogenio, to name but a few.
  • German Pavilion: Showcasing a total of 47 companies, each offering technologies, construction and mining equipment to African industries.

Some of the other pavilions also at the expo includes the Chinese, Finnish, Italian, Turkish, North American and Wallonia Region of Belgium Pavilion.

Why you should go

Giving you the opportunity to rub shoulders with some of the key players within the industry as well the South African market itself, the BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA is one of the biggest industry events in Africa – an opportunity that you cannot afford to miss.

Visitors here range to include decision makers active within in all facets of the construction, engineering and mining industry. Giving you a platform where you can gain valuable access to the African market, you will also have an interesting educational experience, getting introduced to a range of products, technologies and services.


Whether you are looking for mining, construction or earth moving equipment for sale, this trade fair is crafted around fulfilling the needs of mining companies, engineering companies, contractors and construction companies.

If you are active within the manufacturing of construction equipment, or more focussed on building materials, this trade fair has what you need.


This year’s BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA will also feature an exclusive product introduction from Bell Equipment (in the form of a preproduction E-Series Articulated Dump Truck) as well as four product launches from Pan Mixers South Africa – the perfect place to be if you are looking for the newest and most advanced construction and mining equipment for sale.

Another highlight of this event is the introduction of the IFAT Environmental Technology Forum, which focusses on sewage, water, recycling, energy conservation, and refuge solutions for the construction and mining industries. Held as an adjoining exhibition, you can expect the following highlights and products:

  • Water extraction, treatment, distribution and sewers, as well as the relevant technologies, products and services.
  • Recycling and disposal of refuge.
  • The decontamination of old sites as well soil treatments.
  • Environmental management and the services associated with this field.
  • Air pollution.
  • Noise reduction.
  • Lab technologies.


This section of the trade fair is recommended for municipalities and government agencies, as well as those active within water resources, engineering and planning. Commercial enterprises, mining companies and construction companies will also benefit from the IFAT Environmental Technology Forum.

Truck and Trailer Dealers at this Year’s Expo

Truck and Trailer features a range of mining and earth moving equipment dealers from across South Africa, giving you an online platform where you can find, compare and buy top quality machinery.

Allowing you to reach over 50 000 buyers online per month, registering as a dealer with Truck and Trailer you will have access to a range of stunning features. From an Online Dealer Showroom to an advanced Dashboard allowing you to monitor your ads, update your stock and see your incoming leads, you will have everything a dealer needs at the click of a mouse.

Truck and Trailer also offers cross-browsing and ad placement, making advertising your stock easy and simple. Be sure to visit our awesome stand at the BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA to learn more about our Silver Account features and how Truck and Trailer can help you gain exposure and get your stock in front of interested buyers.


Aside from our amazing stand at this year’s BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA, some of our dealers will also be exhibiting.

Lift and Shift Equipment

A notable company in the truck crane industry, Lift and Shift Equipment has branches in Gauteng, the Free State, Mpumalanga, the Northern and Easter Cape, Limpopo, the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. A Lift and Shift Equipment branch can also be found in Walvis Bay and Windhoek.

This dealer on Truck and Trailer also features dealers in Angola, Nigeria, Cameroon, Kenya, Liberia and Guinea.

Visit Lift and Shift Equipment’s online showroom.

Eazi Sales and Services

With its head office in Midrand, Eazi Sales and Services is a member of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) and is a 100% South African owned company. Apart from its head office, it also has a premises in the KwaZulu-Natal, the Easter Cape and the Western Cape.

The sole distributor of Magni Telehandlers, JLG aerial work platforms and Maeda Crawler Cranes, Eazi Sales and Services boasts a range of clients including Toyota, Virgin Atlantic, Anglo American, Bidvest, BMW, De Beers, Kimberly-Clark, Barloworld and PetroSA, to name but a few.


This company currently has over 15 ads listed on Truck and Trailer. View Eazi Sales and Services’ online showroom.

Details about the show

The BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA will take place from the 15th till the 18th of September 2015 at the Johannesburg Expo Centre. Registering as a visitor online gives you free entrance to the expo on all the show days.

Show Times:

  • Tuesday to Thursday: 09:00 – 17:00
  • Friday: 09:00 – 16:00

If you are attending this year’s event, don’t forget to stop by our stand (Indoor H5.B55) and learn all about the amazing services Truck and Trailer has to offer! What are you waiting for?


Can’t make it to this year’s expo? No problem! Truck and Trailer has you covered! Featuring dealers active within the mining, construction and earth moving equipment industries, you are sure to find the right equipment for the job.

In the market for earth moving or mining equipment? Visit today to find some of the best construction, earth moving and mining equipment for sale in South Africa. Easy – Fast – Efficient.

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