"We could move the Earth, if we had someplace to put it"

About Us

Africat Earthmoving are facilitators of used plant and earthmoving equipment, focusing mainly on the mining, construction and plant hire sectors. The firm trades in most well-known international brands. We utilize a comprehensive source of reputable suppliers in order to provide clients with a more holistic service.

As an established intermediary, we do not own any of the equipment marketed. As such the buyer is in a position to view, inspect and purchase equipment directly from the previous owner.

The website has a direct link to Junk Mail Publishing’s Plant and Machinery Section of the Truck and Trailer website.

Africatearthmoving are Associated members of Contractors Plant Hire association.


The Association has a Code of Ethics designed to promote professionalism and high standards of conduct on the part of its members. (www.cpha.co.za)





The Principal

Jason Lipshitz, founder and principal of Africat Earthmoving has, over the past 18 years, established a reputation for his knowledge and understanding of the earthmoving equipment industry. He is known and respected among decision makers in the civils, earthworks and open cast mining industries.