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Shantui Dozers expands Rondebult Construction Machines Range
With a presence in all major cities in South Africa, Zimbabwe and other African countries, Rondebult Construction Machines are well known as one of the fastest growing leaders in construction and mining equipment.
Rondebult Construction Machines offers a wide range of machinery and of unparalleled quality that is widely used in mining, construction, agriculture, port operations and warehouses. According to Nardus van Rensburg, Head of Plant, Rondebult Construction Machines, “Following a meeting with David Gao, COO of Shantui Equipment and Dirk Poley, a highly-experienced Shantui equipment sales representative, presented us with Shantui’s range of dozers that hit all the right buttons,” says van Rensburg. “Dirk advised us to consider the SD22W dozer primarily because of the exceptional warranty coupled with a low price and excellent fuel economy.
As we continue to expand our services, which includes machine sales, various rental of plant and equipment, we needed to ensure we are partnering with a strong growing brand.
Apart from the fact that we’ve built a strong relationship with Shantui over these few months, the OEM is internationally recognised for the high safely levels of its standard equipment as well as the industry-leading suppliers of dozer models.
These factors played a significant part in satisfying our purchasing requirements which in turn meets our customer’s needs” explains van Rensburg.
“We recently purchased five SD22W dozers with a sixth dozer in the pipeline. These dozers are primarily purchased by our customers operating in the coal industry based in the Mpumalanga areas” added Van Rensburg.
For Shantui, the partnership with Rondebult Construction Machines will act as a viable platform to prove the merits of Shantui’s local service and support infrastructure. David Gao, COO, Shantui: “Our partnership with Rondebult Construction Machines is the perfect opportunity to set new benchmarks from productivity, fuel economy and safety perspectives.” Shantui is proud to be associated with Rondebult Construction Machines and is committed to providing further Shantui products that assists in meeting their required targets. The SD22W dozer has the necessary technology to be both safe and fuel efficient while Shantui’s nation-wide dealer network and support infrastructure will ensure optimum vehicle uptime and lowest total-cost-of-ownership. Our strategy now is to continue expanding our service knowing we are backed by a strong growing brand like Shantui,” concludes van Rensburg.