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David Dunkley

STIHL S.A.’s Proud Record

STIHL S.A. has been named the Supplier of the Year at the 2013 Outdoor Power Products Association of South Africa (OPPASA) AGM. This is the third year in succession that STIHL has won this award and the sixth time overall.   STIHL S.A. MD Hayden Hutton is proud of his company’s achievement. “This is really […]

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STIHL’s Bithrey Carves out Top Spot

David Bithrey is fast carving out a niche for himself right at the top of the South African chainsaw carving pile.   After winning the chainsaw carving event at the WoodEX for Africa trade show’s Timber Games recently, Bithrey took top spot at the following event, held last month at the Royal Show in Pietermaritzburg, […]

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Sweeping changes from STIHL

 STIHL SA has announced the arrival in South Africa of its innovative sweeping machines. Whether for use around the house, or by professional users on larger areas – such as warehouses or petrol stations – these new products from the world-leading power tool manufacturer are set to change the way South Africans sweep forever. The […]

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Thulani Shabalala joins STIHL

STIHL South Africa has announced the appointment of Thulani Shabalala as national sales manager. He succeeds Hayden Hutton, who earlier this year took over the reins as managing director of the company.   Shabalala brings strong sales experience to his new position. Trained in analytical chemistry, he worked in sales in chemical manufacturing, property development […]

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Stihl dominates National Champs

Stihl proved a cut above at the 2011 National Speedcutting Chainsaw Championships, winning three out of four major categories. This included a clean sweep in the all important battle between standard chainsaws, where Stihl racers captured the first three places.   The 2011 championships were held during the Royal Show in Pietermaritzburg, during May. The […]

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Two-man auger back by popular demand

Power tool manufacturer Stihl has re-introduced its BT 360 two-man earth auger into the market following demand from local hire companies and contractors.   The Stihl BT 360, big brother to the popular BT 121 one-man auger, is used to drill holes up to 350 mm in diameter for erecting fencing, prefab walls, telephone or […]

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