Effective 01 August 2021, construction equipment manufacturer BOMAG GmbH, based in Boppard Germany, has appointed Kemach Equipment as its new dealer for South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland. The company markets the full BOMAG heavy and light machine range from the global market leader in compaction technology.

22 June 2021, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa


Kemach Equipment supplies and supports a wide range of products to suit various applications, including earthmoving and road-building equipment for all types of projects and plant hirers. The company founded in 2003, operates throughout South Africa with its national head office based in Gauteng and regional offices situated in Durban, Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, and East London. In addition to the equipment itself, Kemach Equipment distributes a full range of lubricants and genuine parts, while field service technicians and expert product support engineers ensure that assistance is always available.

As the BOMAG distributor, the company will market the entire BOMAG product range, including compaction machinery for asphalt, soil and landfill construction, milling machines, finishers and stabilizers/recyclers. The range also comprises soil stabilization equipment and binder spreaders.

“Becoming the local BOMAG dealer is an exciting opportunity for us to engage with a new product line and expand our customer offering. BOMAG has an excellent reputation for offering high-quality equipment to both local and international markets. Kemach Equipment’s success is built on putting our customers at the heart of the business by supplying only world-class premium products backed by exceptional support through our national footprint. We believe that the BOMAG range of products will further enhance our focus on delivering quality products that provide our customers with operating effectiveness and high lifecycle values”, explains Les Lothian, CEO of Kemach Equipment.

Randhir Haripersad, BOMAG Area Manager Southern Africa says: “Partnering with Kemach Equipment means a strong branch network and well-founded expertise in the region of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland.


About BOMAG: 

BOMAG is a global construction machinery manufacturer and technology partner for the road building and earthmoving industries, headquartered in Boppard, Germany. In addition to its focus on earth and asphalt rollers, planers, pavers and walk-behind compaction technology, 

the company offers a complete portfolio of stabilizers or recyclers and machines for refuse compaction. The company’s machines and digitization solutions facilitate the efficient and responsible expansion of road and transport infrastructures. 

BOMAG has been writing history in compaction technology with innovative solutions for over 60 years and leads the industry with innovative digital services for the networked construction site. These include intelligent compaction control systems like the Asphalt Manager, which the company introduced as far back as 2001, Ion Dust Shield technology for reducing fine dust pollution during cold milling and, currently, cloud services for intelligent real-time documentation on the construction site. BOMAG machines are highly regarded in many areas of the construction industry, landscaping, agriculture, municipalities and the waste disposal and recycling industry. 

Founded in 1957 as “Bopparder Maschinenbau-Gesellschaft mbH”, the company today has six branches in Germany and is globally active with 12 independent subsidiaries. With its 2,200 employees worldwide and a sales and service network of over 500 dealers in 120 countries, the company offers its customers competent and responsive service on site. Bomag builds its machines in its own production facilities in Europe, China and the USA. Bomag is part of the French Fayat Group.