RDO Equipment offers the new John Deere six-wheel 768L-II Bogie Skidder to forestry customers across the country, as the sector positions itself for growth. The new 768L-II Bogie Skidder has just landed in Australia and offers the features found on...
TOMS is the tire management system that powers uptime, performance and safety. With a focus on fleet productivity and accessible, near-live reports, TOMS enables informed decisions—for today’s work plan and the road ahead. Gain a 360° view of tire maintenance activity TOMS...
When Busselton City Council found its Cat 826G Landfill Compactor showing signs of wear and tear, the council weighed up all the options. Following a cost analysis, the decision was made to rebuild instead of buying new. Used for the...
The all-new R540 Kubota compact wheel loader arrives in Australia with a range of new features designed to deliver improved operator comfort and useability. Showcasing a redesigned cabin, multi-function joystick and an increase in rated operating capacity, the R540 combines...
Civil engineers use RTK (Real-Time Kinematic) as a GNSS Satellite Data Correction System. RTK improves positioning data for surveys and topographic maps which require precision to usefully inform engineers about construction design decisions both in the initial phases of...
Initially, bauma was to be held from April 04 to 10, 2022. Despite the pandemic, both the industry’s response and the booking level was very high. However, in numerous discussions with customers, there was a growing recognition that the...
***Written by Chad Haugen, Senior Engineer of Product Development at WCCO Belting*** Some may think farmers have winters off, but the reality is that as one season closes, the focus turns to preparing for the next. Conducting equipment due diligence...
The new Cat 815 Soil Compactor features technology upgrades to help increase productivity and efficiency, so more area is compacted in less time on large earthworks projects. New machine designs and revised service groupings combine to cut maintenance costs up to...
A timber-cutting business has carved through its workload since purchasing its first Toyota Huski skid steer loader, using it to move 30 tonnes of timber in a single day. Fox in the Woods, located in Tamworth, New South Wales, recently purchased...
Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions has delivered its 100th loader connected to the AutoMine platform in the Asia Pacific region. A Sandvik LH621i loader was delivered to Byrnecut Australia in March, making it Sandvik’s 100th automated load and haul...
Venieri’s history dates back to 1948, in the town of Belricetto di Lugo, where Ferdinando and Carlo Venieri designed and built the first crawler tractor: the Venieri–Morris Cingoletta, an agricultural adaptation that had never been seen before. Over the years,...
Craig Champion from 1800 Mr Excavate recently levelled up his business with a Cat Next Gen 306 XTC Mini Excavator equipped with a Cat Tilt Rotate Coupler. Source: WesTrac
Komatsu will celebrate the company’s 100th anniversary on May 13, 2021, followed by a series of activities over the next year centered around the company’s commitment to its new brand promise of “creating value together.” Originally established in 1921 in...
Townsville Breathes new life into the old D2 for a second time. A beautifully restored Cat D2 Track-Type Tractor now sits, in the courtyard area of Hastings Deering Townsville. How it ended up there is a story spanning more...
The R 976-E electric crawler excavator, along with the R 980 SME-E, replaces the ER 974 B for mine and quarry extraction. The latest electric excavators to be developed and produced by Liebherr, they are not just converted diesel...
Leading Caterpillar dealer WesTrac is well underway in the delivery of a fleet of autonomous haul trucks to Newmont’s Boddington gold mine in Western Australia, with the first commissioned trucks now operating autonomously. Newmont announced last year an investment of...
With thousands of communities across Australia situated in areas with hills, slopes and embankments, home hunters relish the idea of living in a home taking in stunning views and natural light. However, according to Mainmark business development manager James O’Grady,...
The new Cat 816 Landfill Compactors features improved guarding and structure engineering to optimize uptime availability. New grouping of service points reduces time spent on maintenance, while the compactor’s updated cab design increases operator comfort and productivity. Alleviating potential damage,...