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EOFY countdown for equipment and finances

  As the End of Financial Year (EOFY) approaches, businesses are gearing up for last-minute equipment purchases.

Works packages awarded for high speed rail case

  The successful tenderers have been named for eight works packages to support the delivery of the Sydney to Newcastle …

Sydney Metro tunnels done and dusted

  Sydney Metro to Western Sydney Airport is one step closer, with tunnel boring machines (TBMs) Catherine, Eileen and Peggy …

Standardised type approvals for road and rail

  The New South Wales and Victorian governments have launched an Australian-first trial to implement a nationally standardised system for …

$107 billion of infrastructure projects for Queensland

  Queensland Deputy Premier Cameron Dick has revealed the State Government’s mammoth $107 billion Big Build capital program, which will …

New products blitz spearheads Volvo Days

  Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) unveiled more than 10 new products at the company’s new corporate headquarters in Eskilstuna, …

Construction pathway for Indigenous workers

  Two Indigenous footballers from the Fitzroy Stars club have joined the Ison Road Overpass project in Victoria as part …

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The Kobelco SK850LC: The perfect digging machine

  Kobelco’s massive new SK850LC excavator has taken durability to the next level.

Komatsu: Good as gold

  Komatsu is back again as the Gold sponsor of the National Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo.
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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.

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Komatsu and Earthfix: the smart way to sustainability

  The durability and reliability of Komatsu equipment continues to be the backbone of the operations of Earthfix, the sustainable …

Newcastle Sand: Getting it right from the start

  A fleet of Volvos has helped new sand extraction business Newcastle Sand quickly establish itself in the industry.

Metropolitan Memorial Parks: Getting down to earth

  It’s common knowledge that excavators are a multi-purpose tool in various earthmoving industries. Not so recognised is the role …

Pacific Hire: Quality equipment solutions

  Boasting more than four decades of industry experience and a combined 150 years of expertise, Pacific Hire ensures project …


Rokbak in Le Dig debut

  Rokbak is participating in France’s premier construction machinery roadshow Le Dig Tour for the first time, with the Scottish …

View the Cat® 255 compact track loader at DDT

  Visitors to next week’s Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo will be among the first in Australia to have a …

Pickles: The importance of DDT and industrial events

  Auction house Pickles says it’s time to get the engines revving in the lead-up to the National Diesel Dirt …

Komatsu: Good as gold

  Komatsu is back again as the Gold sponsor of the National Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo.

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Shore Hire: Bigger and better

  Shoring and propping specialist Shore Hire’s new head office is officially open.

The role of the roller

  Scott Lidster of Australian Earth Training elaborates on the roller in soil compaction, a critical process in earthmoving operations, …

Maximising ROI from equipment operator training

  Scott Lidster of Australian Earth Training explains the impact of training equipment operators on return of investment (ROI).

Whitepaper on Shore Hire Shore Brace 400

  Shoring and propping specialist Shore Hire has released a whitepaper on its unique innovation, the Shore Brace 400.

Alemlube builds new Western Down Civil workshop

  Workshop and lubrication equipment specialist Alemlube recently completed a workshop installation for  Queensland-based construction company Western Down Civil.