Over the last 18 years, customers of Kemach Equipment (Kemach) have become accustomed to being supplied with world-class equipment, outstanding customer service and competitive pricing that compliment every buying decision. These are the underlying pillars of the best business decision model that Kemach aspires to and which is the key to their continued success.

17 June 2021, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa


The ever-changing needs of Kemach customers are strongly aligned with the challenges that mining, materials and construction industries alike are facing. With the evolution and transformation of project scopes, the introduction of strong, high-performance products and cost-centric services are needed now more than ever.

By staying ahead of the demand and adapting to the curve, Kemach has re-aligned its business to current needs and are responding to the fast-paced requirements of customers. Les Lothian, CEO of Kemach Equipment says, “We remain a trusted and experience management-led company with a steadfast focus on following strategic goals determined by local needs and global events. We continually look at ways to expand our offering and ultimately give our customers what they truly need.”

Kemach Equipment Management Team *


In the coming months, Kemach will continue to expand its offerings to its customers and to build on being a reliable partner. Les Lothian further adds, ‘The immediate focus for Kemach is on growth within, and for, South Africa. We are confident that we’ve established ourselves as a trusted partner across the region and Kemach is encouraged by the positive upturn in developments that we are seeing in the construction, earthmoving and materials handling sectors.’

By offering customers leading brands such as Kemach Forklifts, Kemach Lubricants and McCloskey and by working with OEM principals in providing much needed market feedback, Kemach Equipment continues to be a company that appeals to various industries as a best business decision – today and into the future.


* Kemach Equipment Management Team Left to right:
Graham Clare – Branch Manager KZN
Mark Senyard – National Support and Marketing Manager
Frans van den Heever – General Manager – Kemach Forklifts
Pieter Scholtz – CFO – Kemach Equipment
Les Lothian – CEO – Kemach Equipment
Eloise Potgieter – KemRent Manager & National Sales Administration
Marinus Rautenbach – Regional Manager Eastern Cape
Vivian Maclachlan – Regional Manager Free State and Northern Cape
De Wet Pretorius – Regional Manager Western Cape