Last updated: July 25, 2019.
The latest brand of bulldozers, New Generation CAT excavators will be unveiled in Dar es Salaam today offering contractors fuel efficiency and more power.
Mantrac Tanzania Limited which is the agent of the bulldozer said the new series of CAT excavators has increased productivity of up to 45 percent, fuel consumption reduction of 25 percent and lowered maintenance costs by 15 percent.
Senior Application Specialist for Africa and Middle East, Gary Martin said the New Generation CAT excavators are in the sizes of 320 GC, 320 and 323 will largely boost the growing construction industry in the market.
“We have decided to introduce new excavators in the Tanzanian market because we have listened to demand by our customers in Africa, Middle East and Tanzania on what they need to improve their efficiency,” Martin said.
On his part, Mantrac Tanzania’s Machine Sales Manager, Butwa Sanga said in readiness of the new machines entering the market, the company has already trained 30 operators from major clients across the country who will likely purchase the excavators.
“The new series boasts the industry’s highest level of standard and are equipped with latest technology gadgets such as camera to assist operators,” Sanga said.
He said the new machines will gradually replace the existing ones which are being phased out by the manufacturer.
“Right now construction companies which purchase our equipment’s will get all spare parts right here in Tanzania where serving will also be done,” he added.
Currently Mantrac Tanzania has branches in Kilimanjaro, Mbeya, Mtwara and Mwanza where customers can get the equipment.