2 brand new steel cord lines added to Truco's manufacturing facility Transvaal Rubber Company (Truco) is now able to supply more steel cord conveyor belts, faster, due to its recent manufacturing facility upgrade. This upgrade is valued at R20 million and includes two new steel cord conveyor belt lines. The newly upgraded facility now boasts 180 000 m2 of world-class conveyor belting technology. In order to satisfy growing international demands for high strength, cost-reducing steel cord conveyor belts, the facility has added two new steel cord production lines, at 1.8 m wide by 16.6 m long, in addition to its three existing lines. These lines can produce both plied and steel cord belts in widths up to 2.4 metres wide.