SMT Scharf Africa is happy to announce the official opening of a new manufacturing facility located in Johannesburg, South Africa. In conjunction with the SMT Scharf Canada subsidiary in Alban, Ontario, both entities will build both new and remanufactured underground mining equipment for customers around the world. With the establishment of the new facility, SMT Scharf has doubled their output capabilities and have further demonstrated their commitment to the African mining sector

This new facility adds nearly 3000m² of manufacturing space including 6 bays for the rubber-tyred mobile equipment. The location will also serve as the regional manufacturing and support centre for SMT Scharf’s monorail and chairlift products.