Aftermarket body builder decides to go west.
The orders received include some big purchases from miners.
Contracts give Austin foot in door to Africa, Eastern Europe and South and Central America.
About $1 million in entitlements to be paid to retrenched workers.
Water trucks expected to keep the dust down and improve safety.
Expected to take each truck's payload to 240t.
Getting the loading tool and truck mix right can be a challenge.
Gives Austin a manufacturing, sales and support presence in Africa.
Austin's new SAT makes watering safer.
Austin MD says the outlook for 2020 is mixed throughout the group.
At least a 30% productivity gain expected.
Tray should make for a lighter better dumping body.