Designed to carry the load, Snorkel material lifts are now available in Australia in a wide range of lift heights and capacities for a multitude of applications. Snorkel material lifts feature a dual-handle, shift-on-the-fly, two-speed winch for increased productivity when...
Holcim successfully partnered with Transurban to develop an innovative concrete product for its legacy community cycle park for the Logan Enhancement Project. In collaboration with Transurban, Holcim developed ViroDecs EcoMax – 70, an innovative lower carbon ready-mix concrete mix, designed specifically for the construction of the...
Australia’s leading water infrastructure provider John Holland has been awarded a major contract to deliver critical water infrastructure in South Australia. In partnership with Guidera O'Connor, John Holland has been selected by SA Water to deliver part of its $1.6...
Talbert Manufacturing, a North American leader in specialized heavy-haul solutions, offers the 5553TA traveling axle trailer for optimum versatility and productivity. With a planetary winch and Talbert’s redesigned piggy-back cylinder for over 25% more power to move axles in adverse...
The Victorian Government has announced a $22.8 million investment, as part of its Building Works package, to support bushfire recovery on arterial roads. Victorian Minister for Roads and Road Safety, Ben Carroll, said the funding would assist Eastern Victoria communities to...
The latest Behind the Wheel webisode features the launch of Case Construction Equipment’s “ProjectZeus” – the 580 EV is the construction industry’s first fully electric backhoe loader. CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI /MI: CNHI) is continuously pushing the boundaries of...
Works have begun on Queensland’s $6 million Mount Isa Rail line upgrade, which has been designed to improve flood resilience and support 30 jobs. The Queensland Government also announced that that $20 million had been accessed from its $80 million,...
Asbestos: once the mainstay in construction, and now the dreaded material in properties. Asbestos had begun to be heavily commercialised in the 1800s for the construction industry, and as early as 1897, lung diseases were being linked to asbestos inhalation. However, the material was so popular due to its...
  This year, Zoomlion has firmly grasped the new opportunity brought by South Korea's work resumption from the Covid-19 epidemic with the sales of its tower cranes higher than those during the same period of previous years, its tower crane...
CPB Contractors delivery of Transurban Queensland’s $512M Logan Enhancement Project was recently recognized for its demonstrated leadership in sustainable infrastructure by the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia (ISCA). The major highway infrastructure project which was completed in August 2019 was...
Work is underway on producing Cross River Rail tunnel segments at the Wagners Precast facility at Wacol in Brisbane, employing 70 local workers. The project involves the production of 25,000 concrete segments for the tunnels of south-east Queensland’s new...
On July 16, the erection of the fourth propylene splitter tower of China's first integrated production line of rubber and plastics was successfully accomplished in north China. Sany's recently released SCC40000A undertook this assembly as it is the heaviest...
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology will host the first Innovation in Mining Virtual Event, 29–30 September 2020, where they will showcase a lineup of new equipment and solutions, as well as the latest technologies for digitalization, automation and electrification...
Built joined client Curtain Living Heritage to mark the start of the Wearne Cottesloe redevelopment with an official sod-turning ceremony. Built Director, Jon Stone joined Managing Director David Cox, Board Chair Ray Glickman, Celia Hammond MP, Mayor Phil Angers, and...
Recently, two customized XCMG’s XGC300-I crawler cranes made its first appearance in Australia - a global high-end market. XGC300-I crawler crane raced against international construction machinery brands in a local mine project, making national brands’ strength visible in global...
Councils across NSW will have the opportunity to deliver new and improved public spaces for their local communities thanks to a $250 million program announced today, as part of the NSW Government’s COVID-19 Recovery Plan. Treasurer Dominic Perrottet said...
Kubota Australia has released its latest spring catalogue with a range of offers for farmers looking to add to their fleet or contractors wanting to upgrade. Offers include free hitch with Land Pride implement purchases and up to $750...
The $252 million major re-railing upgrades between Adelaide and Tarcoola is nearing completion, with final contracts being awarded from this month. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack said the significant infrastructure project had...