Johannesburg, South Africa – August 09, 2022 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root Middle East and Africa has announced its participation in the upcoming Electra Mining Africa exhibition which will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa from 5-9 September 2022.

Since 1865, Gilbarco has manufactured the world’s leading fuelling equipment and technology and will be showcasing some of its industrial and mining solutions at the exhibition.

Gilbarco Veeder-Root will be showcasing its industry leading Integrated fleet, fuel and asset management reporting platform – dataFLEX360.

dataFLEX360 is Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s integrated fuel and fleet reporting platform, providing easy to use reporting dashboards for commercial and industrial fuel management reporting needs. It allows for seamless integration with OEM telematics data being generated by the HME category of assets, connecting to OEM platforms, and extracting relevant fleet information to integrate into reporting.

With daily demonstrations of its products and solutions, technology on display includes wetstock automation, wetstock management, assets tracking, automatic vehicle identification systems, and cloud reporting suites.

Speaking of fuel dispensers, on display will be Frontier Series I F160. The Frontier Series I offer functional and reliable high hose and low hose models in single and dual configurations. Models are available as a suction or pressure type, and use rugged Gilbarco Veeder-Root global components, making them dependable even in harsh field conditions. Series I is offered in Standard Flow-40LPM and High Flow-80LPM options.

Low throughput sites or cost-efficient independent owners find Series I low hose model best suited for their needs. It offers excellent value on price, functionality, and reliability. 

“By understanding the challenges that our customers face, we can meet their needs with adaptable and expandable solutions. Our range of solutions are designed to maximise uptime and profitability the lowest cost of ownership and best integration possible” says Sean McQuade, Marketing Director Middle East and Africa. “Due to the pandemic, this event was suspended, and we are excited to be participating in this year’s exhibition while showcasing our time-tested and future-approved solutions for the mining industry”

Rumisha Motilal, Commercial Director – Mining & Industry, Middle East & Africa at Gilbarco Veeder-Root will be taking a keynote speech on 6 September, focusing on “Digitalisation of the Mining Industry”. Digitalisation in mining refers to the use of computerised or digital devices or systems and digitised data that are to reduce costs, improve business productivity, and transform mining practices. 

Rapid advances in technological innovation, including through automation, digitization, and electrification, are having a fundamental impact on the mining sector. 

However, it remains increasingly difficult for mining companies to decide which digital technologies are most relevant to their needs and individual mines. The speech will provide an overview of digital innovations relevant to mining companies with focus on fuel management and automation, its impact on business bottom line and how to prepare your mine for the future with digitisation.

Pump & Win Competition

To cap it all, visitors to Gilbarco’s booth will stand a chance to win the Frontier Series I F160 dispenser when they participate in the “Pump & Win” competition which will take place during the exhibition and winner to be announced on the last day of the event.

Gilbarco Veeder-Root Middle East and Africa exhibition booth will be at Hall 5 Stand A05.

About Gilbarco Veeder-Root

Gilbarco Veeder-Root is a leading fuel management and automation solutions provider for the mining industry. With a universal range, global reach, deep-rooted expertise and superior customer service, Gilbarco Veeder-Root is committed to building better business for its customers. By understanding the challenges that our customers face, we are able to meet their needs with adaptable and expandable solutions. Our range of solutions are designed to maximise uptime and profitability.

Our systems and solutions are designed and tested to work together seamlessly to deliver the lowest cost of ownership and best integration possible. We’ve been manufacturing the industry’s best equipment since 1865. And we’re here to stay at your side as your business grows and prospers, offering innovative solutions to help you succeed.

To learn more about Gilbarco Veeder-Root visit https://www.gilbarco.com/mea

or call +27 11 856 3600

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Allen Youssef 

Allen Youssef – Marketing & Communications Manager, Middle East & Africa.