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South Africa

June 21st, 2018

First LoaderMetrics™ Install in South Africa Already Paying Off

Africa has been one of our fastest-growing business regions in recent years, and now we can add a new milestone to our list of developments here – our first LoaderMetrics™ installation in South Africa!  The solution was purchased by an … Continue reading

May 12th, 2017

Six Payload Monitoring Systems Sold In South Africa

Motion Metrics is pleased to announce that ShovelMetrics™’ Payload Monitoring solution is expanding its reach, to South Africa! Six (6) systems for hydraulic shovels have been purchased by a precious metals mine looking to improve its loading and hauling productivity. … Continue reading

December 20th, 2016

Major ShovelMetrics™ Installation in South Africa

Motion Metrics closed out a successful 2016 with a major sale to a large South African iron ore mine. The mine will receive five new ShovelMetrics™ systems for its fleet of P&H rope shovels as well as additions to existing ShovelMetrics™ … Continue reading

December 23rd, 2015

8 ShovelMetrics Payload Monitoring Systems to South Africa

After a successful trial, an Iron Ore mine in South Africa has purchased 8 ShovelMetrics™ Payload Monitoring Systems for their entire fleet of hydraulic shovels. When a truck is overloaded, component life is significantly decreased which can lead to premature … Continue reading