Tag Archives: excavator

Kobelco SK17SR Starts Skyline Excavations

Mini excavators are widely used on worksites where space is restricted, making them a popular tool for use in residential construction and urban commercial sites, where they are often used for utility installation, landscape construction, material handling and concreting. When working in tight spaces, operators want a small machine that doesn’t compromise on power, has […]


Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: JCB UK has developed a unique, remotely-operated excavator for one of the country’s leading demolition specialists. Coleman & Company, a specialist demolition contractor based in Birmingham, England, has purchased the bespoke 21-tonne excavator, which combines a JCB JS190 upper structure with a JS220LC undercarriage and rubber track pads. The result is […]


Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: The new 65R-1 midi excavator is the latest model to be launched in JCB CEA’s next-generation range of compact excavators, delivering power, durability and multi-functionality perfect for a wide range of applications. Weighing in at 6.7 tonnes, the JCB 65R-1 is a reduced tail swing excavator that directly replaces the 8065RTS. […]

Kobelco launches unique new excavator-dozer model

Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: Japanese equipment manufacturer, Kobelco has laid new ground in the Australian market with the launch of a unique 16 tonne digger/dozer hybrid; the ED160 Blade Runner.   The ED160 Blade Runner combines the digging power of the popular Kobelco SK135SR-3 excavator and a six-way power and tilt dozer blade. The blade […]


Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: Roadside vegetation control is an ongoing challenge for regional councils that have to manage intrusive growth, often along more than a thousand kilometres of roads. Excessive vegetation may obscure safety signage or otherwise impact driver and pedestrian visibility of intersections, drains, poles and other infrastructure. Outdated equipment or inappropriate work practices […]

New JCB excavators: increased performance from less fuel

Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) is excited to announce that the new JCB heavy line excavators will be available in Australia from September, 2014. With operating weights from 13 to 38 tonnes, the new range includes the JS220LC, fitted with the JCB Ecomax T4i engine – the only engine in its […]

Smooth running Case CX300 Excavator proves a winner for Earthtrak

Smooth running Case CX300 Excavator proves a winner for Earthtrak

Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: From residential excavation sites to highway and street construction work, the Case CX300C Excavator provides all the advantages of state-of-the-art technology for faster and better performance. Easy maintenance and increased productivity by reducing downtime on jobsites while always maintaining the same level of power and torque performance are just a few […]


Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: South Island contractor says a quality machine is a sound investment. Since 2011 Terex® equipment has been an integral part of the earthmoving equipment fleet of McDonough Contracting Ltd. “Our Terex TC37 mini excavator is a well designed and manufactured machine. Its superior build becomes very obvious when compared with equipment […]

Proactive maintenance leads to business growth

Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: Queensland-based civil pipework contractors MCQ Group has big plans to increase its footprint of operations, and a new fleet management plan from JCB CEA is playing a key role in making it happen. Established in 1988, MCQ has worked on every type of contract from high-profile, large-scale resource projects to local […]

Adelaide Recycler Leads the Way

Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: Adelaide-based car recycler U Pull It Auto Recyclers (Upullit) has seen a 20 – 30 per cent improvement in saleable recovery after purchasing Kobelco SK135 Multi Car Dismantlers as part of its long-term business growth strategy. The key to the improved recycling recovery has been the efficiency of the mechanical dismantling, […]


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