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$80 million Institute of Applied Technology for Construction opens

  The NSW Government has officially opened the $80 million Institute of Applied Technology for Construction at TAFE NSW Nepean …

Report calls for more women in construction

  A major report has been released which makes key recommendations to boost the number of women working in construction …

Mobile app for Standards Australia

  Standards Australia has released its new mobile app – helping industries prioritise safety with a low-cost solution.

Rail upgrades to boost WA grain transport

  Grain rail siding upgrades through WA’s $200 million Agricultural Supply Chain Improvements (ASCI) Program are continuing to roll out, …

DT Infrastructure joins ACA

  Australia’s largest construction companies are working together to make the industry more sustainable with the Australian Constructors Association (ACA) …
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EPA finds more asbestos at sites

  The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has confirmed the presence of bonded asbestos in mulch at another seven sites.
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Sydney freight network projects completed

  Major rail freight works to duplicate the Botany Rail line and develop a new Cabramatta Loop in Sydney are …

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Epiroc helps break it down for Local Mix

  Local Mix provides quarrying products, recycled concrete, and mobile crushing services to clients across Victoria. And to keep business …
The Epiroc SB 302 scaller solid body breaker

Epiroc: Clearing the air

Epiroc’s water spraying systems for its range of hydraulic attachments offer a variety of efficiency and productivity benefits. But, as …
The Volvo ECR235E

Short swing, big potential: the Volvo ECR235E

How Volvo’s ECR235E short-swing excavator with Co-Pilot technology is setting new standards for precision and efficiency.

How Cat® Customer Value Agreements help Whelans Group keep costs under control

Less time organising machine maintenance means more time to focus on their business.
A Kobelco SK380XD excavator emptying a bucket of soil

Mad with power: Mad Cat and Kobelco

Jim Knight and Trevor Reynolds are Mad Cat by name, but when it comes to their earthmoving game, they take …
The Komatsu stand at Diesel Dirt & Turf expo

Komatsu returns as DD&T 2023 Gold Sponsor

Komatsu is excited to be back as Gold Sponsor of Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo 2023.

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Remu: Grit and determination



Building trust: ProPag and Jetland Loading Ramps

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ACCIONA electric drill drives sustainability


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Leica iCON: The construction all-rounder

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Riordan Grain Services helps feed the world

Case Study

Platinum Earthmoving: Certified versatility

  Launceston’s Platinum Earthmoving is at the forefront of the technology revolution in Tasmania’s civil construction industry. Director Ben Pintarich …

Riordan Grain Services helps feed the world

Rirodan grain
  EEM chats with Leigh Burgess from Riordan Grain Services to find out how the business’ partnership with CJD Equipment …

Rotation sensation: Cooper Civil and Cat equipment

Cooper Civil Cat
  Cooper Civil is making the most of a 3D-enabled Cat® 315 Next Gen Excavator by pairing it with a …

Support by the bucketload: Enviropacific and Allu

Enviropacific's Allu bucket on a Komatsu wheel loader
EEM checks in with the team at remediation experts Enviropacific, who are putting a custom Allu screening and crushing bucket …



Brokk breaks new ground at Las Vegas

  Heavy machinery manufacturer Brokk has unveiled the latest frontier in demolition technology at World of Concrete 2024 in Las …

CCF Qld award nominations open

  Nominations are open for the Civil Contractors Federation Queensland (CCF QLD) Earth Awards, People’s Awards and Industry Training Awards.
The John Deere stand at the 2023 CONEXPO-CON/AGG.

John Deere: A look at 2023

A big year of achievement has John Deere ready for an even bigger year in 2024.
The Cat Global Operator Challenge China finals at BICES 2023

Ancient wonders, modern machinery: BICES 2023

EEM joined Cat® Global Operator Challenge champion Patrick Doheny on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the 2023 China Beijing International Construction …

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Pickles 2023: In the rear-view

Jetland Loading Ramps: No compromises

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CM Labs Subject Matter Expert and SIM Guide Gary James.

Enter the Vortex: CM Labs

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The SDLG ER616F mini excavator

Unveiling the SDLG ER616F mini excavator


Kyle Probert (centre) with the APT Specialists Hydraulics and Training team.

The operator’s basic guide to hydraulics

Scott Lidster reaches out to Kyle Probert from APT Specialists Hydraulics and Training for a crash course on hydraulics.
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Practical tips for safeguarding your equipment and site during down time

If it sounds familiar, it’s because it is – the holiday season continues to be a peak time for theft …
External shot of Mayday Rental's new facility

Alemlube delivers new workshop for WA’s Mayday Rental

Alemlube’s comprehensive workshop fit out service was just the right fit for this major player in Western Australia’s equipment hire …

Vast potential

ACT-based Vast Earthworks and Civil has enjoyed huge growth over a short period, thanks to a focus on quality work …

Why hydraulic system warning signs can’t be ignored

Protecting your Cat® hydraulic system can help avoid costly downtime.