Excel Foundry and Machine (the performance parts business unit of FLSmidth) and Paramount Tracks are partnering to serve the needs of the mining market in South Africa. Paramount Tracks is a 100 percent black owned company registered in 2012. It is a diversified trading company that provides professional services to the mining, plant and construction industries. Paramount has the infrastructure to service large mining companies throughout central and southern Africa. It specialises in the supply and repair of undercarriage equipment for hydraulic excavators and electric rope shovels.
Excel Foundry is a designer, manufacturer and global supplier of premium replacement components for the mining and aggregate industries, based in the United States. It designs and manufactures components for hydraulic excavator brands such as: Hitachi, Komatsu/Demag, Liebherr and Terex/O&K and produces components for Bucyrus and P&H electric rope shovels, and draglines. Excel Foundry also specialises in replacement components for cone and gyratory crushers, as well as mills and screens.
Excel Foundry works with customers to engineer site-specific wear parts designed to outperform the OEM. For nearly 90 years, it has established a creditable reputation for our manufacturing, integrity in conducting business, and reliability in delivering a quality product to our customers. Each of these characteristics supports both the mission and vision of Paramount Tracks – 'to provide value and added service to clients with additional expertise.'