Hovermap is being used to supercharge the Matrice 300 RTK (M300) next-generation industrial drone from market-leading manufacturer DJI. Emesent was one of just a handful of organizations worldwide to be given early access to the highly anticipated product. Emesent’s engineering...
John Deere has enhanced the integrated technology available in its updated 5R and 6M Utility Tractors to give customers an easy, cost-effective way to view AutoTrac Automated Guidance System information without having to purchase a separate display. AutoTrac enables hands-free...
Blacktown and The Hills will benefit from new sports fields and courts, more green space, and better transport connections thanks to the NSW Government’s Accelerated Infrastructure Fund (AIF). Fourteen projects will share in more than $145 million through the fund...
Leading Australian mining contractor Downer Group has just taken delivery of five new generation Komatsu 830E-5 dump trucks - the first fleet to be sold in Australia. The 830E-5 is a 230 metric tonne capacity dump truck said to be...
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) celebrated an important milestone in the rollout of autonomous haulage at the Chichester Hub with the conversion of the 100th autonomous truck. The full conversion of 108 haul trucks at the Chichester Hub, which comprises the Christmas...
Sandvik is reintroducing its earlier, renowned Toro family name for its underground hard rock loaders and trucks, model by model, starting later this year. The Toro family name has been recognized by Sandvik underground mining customers for decades and...
The development industry and councils will now have access to a new Planning Delivery Unit (PDU) that will work with NSW Government agencies to unblock planning projects stuck in the system. Planning and Public Spaces Minister Rob Stokes said the...
Kobelco Construction Machinery Australia (KCMA) announce the arrival of the SK135SR-7 – a 15-tonne short radius excavator that delivers enhanced performance and productivity through harmonization of mechanical power, operating speed, and overall machine design. The SK135SR-7 is the latest in...
In the three consecutive decades of Australian truck market leadership, answering business demand in providing fit-for-purpose products has been a key Isuzu strength As operators across the construction, freight, waste, trade, and essential service industries push to meet demand amidst...
JCB has developed the construction industry’s first-ever hydrogen-powered excavator as it continues to lead the sector on zero and low carbon technologies. The 20-tonne 220X excavator powered by a hydrogen fuel cell has been undergoing rigorous testing at JCB’s quarry...
The H-Series wheel loaders have been consistently improved throughout their lifetime, and now they receive additional enhancements that help reduce the total cost of ownership. In 2014 Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) introduced the L60H-L220H wheel loaders and followed –...
Epiroc is now launching the second-generation underground core drilling rig with a mobile carrier. It utilizes the drilling capacity of the Diamec Smart 6 and mobility and sturdiness of the Boomer S2 rig carrier. A carrier purpose-built for demanding...
Earlier this year, the Radeberg-based company Krandienst Kunze e.K. sent its Liebherr MK 88 Plus mobile construction crane to Dresden’s old town district to replace elements of the extensive glass roof of a shopping center there. The conditions near...
Outotec’s commitment to facilitating safe, reliable, and efficient mill relining continues with the release of the Outotec Mill Equipment Transporter (MET) and Outotec Tube Mill Reline Machine (Tube MRM). Both products focus on maximizing functionality and include many features...
Leading Caterpillar dealer WesTrac is reducing the need for personnel to work within the footprint of live equipment in up to 90 percent of common maintenance tasks. The Elimination of Live Work (ELW) project has involved WesTrac staff from across...
With contractors and their clients throughout Australia and New Zealand facing ongoing challenges in effectively delivering construction and infrastructure projects, and then managing and maintaining the constructed project for the life of the asset, new technologies are helping make...
Caterpillar Inc. announced they’ve acquired select assets and hired employees from San Francisco, Cal. based robot and autonomy technology solutions company Marble Robot, Inc. The acquisition is part of Caterpillar’s automation and autonomy strategy and demonstrates its commitment to the...
CASE Construction Equipment introduces the all-new G Series wheel loaders, spanning seven new models scaled for work ranging from supply yards, building construction, and agriculture up to quarries and mass excavation. The new introduction brings the entire product line to...