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XCMG opens Perth service and parts centre

  XCMG has opened its first Australian Technical, Service and Parts Centre in Perth – its fifth worldwide.

CSQ campaign highlights construction young guns

  Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) is taking the lead in highlighting the growing trend of young people opting for careers …

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 …

Interactive facts on fluids

Explore the future of industrial solutions with Motion’s latest release: the first edition of its interactive magazine, Industry inMotion 2024.

Budget boost for construction apprentices

  Building and construction industry groups have responded positively to the Federal Budget handed down last week.

Sedgman, CPB in WA crusher project venture

  CIMIC Group companies Sedgman and CPB Contractors, in joint venture, have been selected by BHP to undertake the Western …

New construction microskills courses

  The Institute of Applied Technology Construction (IATC), a partnership between TAFE NSW, CPB Contractors and Western Sydney University, has announced …

On The Cover

Komatsu: Good as gold

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

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 …

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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 …

AMB and LiuGong: Filling the market gaps

  A LiuGong excavator has impressed NSW earthworks company AMB Earthworks so much it bought two more other machines; and …

Kobelco excavator provides Gorilla grunt

  A Kobelco excavator has become the “perfect” piece of equipment to enable major earthmoving business Gorilla Earth Works and …

Events

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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Services

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.

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  Daniel Slaghekke explains what brought him back home to Adelaide to start Heavnleigh Earthworks, where he sees the business …
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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.