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  • John Deere fleet adept to Mountain Logging

    Category: October 2017

    John Deere forestry machines are put to work in the Gippsland area of Victoria by Mountain Logging Pty Ltd. Established in 1999, the company specialises in steep country shovel and cable systems, … more

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  • 53 Years of Service: Robbie Williams Story

    Category: October 2017

    Only a distinguished few can say they’ve seen half a century with an organisation, but despite the odds Robbie committed the majority of his working life to serve the construction and mining … more

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  • BMI Group

    Category: October 2017

    Since the release of the Hitachi’s new range of wheel loaders, owners and operators are beginning to reap the benefits from the enhanced features they possess. 

    BMI Group located in … more

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  • The Hitachi Group take on City2Surf 2017

    Category: October 2017

    Whether it’s the delivery of a Jaundice Meter to Kingaroy Hospital, or a Youth Medical Cart to Bunbury Hospital, Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) is committed to supporting Humpty … more

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  • An unwavering partnership

    Category: June 2017

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) and Donaldson Filtration still remain in close partnership with nearly two decades on the clock selling engine filtration solutions to the … more

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  • Citywide Civil

    Citywide Civil machines at work
    Category: June 2017

    Since the release of the new Hitachi Zaxis-5 range of excavators, owners and operators are beginning to reap the benefits from the enhanced features they possess. 

    Citywide Civil Engineering … more

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  • RME Civil Excavations

    Multiple Hitachi mini excavators
    Category: June 2017

    Grant Robertson is one of the most experienced excavation specialists along the Central Coast, starting out in 1992 as formerly ‘Robbo’s Excavation’ – his family owned … more

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  • Elbourne Plant Hire welcome Hitachi to the family

    Elbourne Hitachi excavators and John Deere motor grader
    Category: June 2017

    New technologies continue to drive the success of companies in the construction industry. One company that has embraced emerging trends and product innovation is family-owned Elbourne Plant Hire, who … more

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  • All in the name of a good cause

    Humpty Dumpty foundation logo
    Category: June 2017

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) provide ongoing support to ‘The Humpty Dumpty Foundation’ by regularly engaging in charity initiatives to raise much needed funds … more

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  • Hitachi launch new parts online portal

    Category: June 2017

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) has launched a new way to order machine parts online, with the new Parts Online portal. Designed to save time on ordering, show parts … more

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  • Hitachi Parts Online

    Category: October 2017

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) launched in April this year, a new way to order machine parts, with the new Parts Online portal.

    The online program is designed to save time on … more

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  • Diesel Dirt and Turf Expo 2017

    Hitachi mini excavator machines at show
    Category: June 2017

    Following its inaugural event last year, the Diesel Dirt & Turf expo has recorded yet another successful show this year with Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) among one of … more

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  • Solutions Issue 1 Introduction

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Solutions magazine digital version banner
    Category: June 2017

    David Harvey

    Welcome to the first edition of Solutions June 2017, where we have evolved into the digital space to enhance engagement with our customers on a range of industry news and articles … more

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  • 23 September

    Hitachi Zaxis-5 Mid Sized Excavator: Setting Up Attachments

    Category: Videos

    The next video in the mid sized excavator series focuses on setting up attachments on the new range of Hitachi ZX-5 excavators.

    The Hitachi Zaxis-5 mid-sized excavator features an enhanced … more

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  • 7 September

    Hitachi ZW-5 Wheel Loader: Muffler Filter

    Category: Videos

    The next video in the series which focuses on the muffler filter of the Hitachi ZW-5 wheel loaders has just been released.

    To keep updated on the series, simply follow our YouTube channel … more

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  • DELIVERING HITACHI’S PRODUCTIVITY WORKHORSE

    Yatcon Hitachi excavator
    Category: Articles

    Yatcon Civil and Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) Pty Ltd (HCA) continue to work together to grow their existing fleet of Hitachi equipment to service the developing areas within the … more

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  • DELTA DOMINATION

    Delta Hitachi excavators
    Category: Articles

    Delta Group have raised their company scale from big to massive, with a recent order of 26 Hitachi excavators to their already large fleet of Hitachi equipment. 

    The army of machines will … more

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  • CREATING LIFESTYLES IN THE WEST

    Horizon West Hitachi wheel loader
    Category: Articles

    Primarily servicing the landscaping industry for over 9 years now, business partners Allen Ryan and Brad Hagen pride themselves on completing job sites within road construction, silvicultural, site … more

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  • THE QUARRYING VETERANS

    Hillview quarries Hitachi wheel loader
    Category: Articles

    Hillview Quarries is an independently owned and operated quarry located in Dromana on the Mornington Peninsula of Victoria.  This business has recently taken delivery of a new Hitachi ZX370-5 … more

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  • FULL STEAM AHEAD

    Hitachi wheel loader 2016
    Category: Articles

    Recently founded in 2014, Crushing Dynamics was brought to life by two individuals who put their best qualities together to build something great. After many months of renting machinery to get the … more

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  • URBAN LEGEND

    Hitachi Zaxis excavator urban earth mover
    Category: Articles

    New technologies continue to drive the success of companies in the construction arena. One company that has embraced emerging trends and product innovation is Urban Earthmoving (QLD) Pty Ltd, a … more

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  • 23 August

    Hitachi Zaxis-5 Mid-Sized Excavator: Operator Comforts

    Category: Videos

    Volume 3 of the Hitachi 'How-To' videos starts today with the release of the new video which focuses on the operator comforst of the new HItachi Zaxis-5 mid-sized excavators.

    To keep up-to-date on … more

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  • ASSEMBLING THE GIANTS

    Roy Hill Mining excavator service
    Category: Articles

    The open pit in the west of the country, where the temperatures are usually high more often than not, is now home to 7 Hitachi backhoe mining excavators with 4 additional machines scheduled to be … more

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  • AN ARMY OF GREEN MACHINES

    John Deere mountain logging
    Category: Articles

    Several John Deere forestry machines have recently been delivered to the Gippsland area of Victoria including three of them to Mountain Logging Pty Ltd. Established in 1999, the company specialises … more

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  • OBSESSING OVER THE ZAXIS-5 SERIES EXCAVATORS

    Hitachi hydraulic construction machinery
    Category: Equipment Focus

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) announces the launch of the ZAXIS-5 series excavators, the result of thousands of hours invested into new benchmarks in power, efficiency, reliability … more

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  • DEERE RAMPS UP IN THE FOREST

    John Deere swing
    Category: Articles

    After attending forestry’s flagship event, Austimber – Luke Jones, Director at Jones Forest Management decided to add the John Deere 2154D swing machine fitted with a Waratah 622C to his … more

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  • 14 August

    The ZAXIS-5 Excavators Have Arrived

    Hitachi Zaxis excavator
    Category: Press Releases

    Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) Pty Ltd (HCA) announces the launch of the ZAXIS-5 series excavators, the result of thousands of hours invested into new benchmarks in power, efficiency, … more

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  • 7 August

    The First Hitachi ZX225-5 in Australia

    Stewart Earthworks Hitachi excavator
    Category: Articles

    The first Hitachi ZX225-5 mid-sized excavator sold in Australia was recently purchased by Stewart Earthworks out of our Brisbane branch.

    Stewart Earthworks was impressed with the high standard … more

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  • 2 August

    Hasson Projects Handover

    Hasson Projects ZX490 handover
    Category: Articles

    Earlier this week, the team at the Hitachi Sydney branch located in Revesby had the opportunity to officially hand over a Hitachi ZX490-5 mid-sized excavator.

    There was a level of anticipation … more

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  • 2 August

    Hitachi ZW-5 Wheel Loader: Simplified Maintenance

    Category: Videos

    The next video in the series which focuses on the simplified maintenance features of the Hitachi ZW-5 wheel loaders has just been released.

    To keep updated on the series, simply follow our  … more

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  • 25 July

    Global Rebranding Program

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Perth branch Western Australia
    Category: Press Releases

    Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) Pty Ltd (HCA) will soon adopt the global Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. (HCM) logo across its Australian operation. The program is being rolled … more

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  • 19 July

    'How To' Videos Volume 3 Shoot

    Volume 3 how to video mid size excavator
    Category: Articles

    With the resounding success of volume 1 of the series of 'How To' videos that were initially released in April of this year and volume 2 which is showing very promising results, the team went out to … more

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  • 4 July

    Hitachi Wrapping Up at the 2016 Balmoral Burn

    Humpty Dumpty Balmoral Burn charity fun run staff photograph
    Category: News

    The Balmoral Burn celebrated its 16th year running to test the fitness of all ages on Sunday 29th May, 2016 raising much needed funds to purchase life-saving medical equipment for children’s … more

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  • 3 July

    Hitachi ZW-5 Wheel Loader: Operator Comforts

    Category: Videos

    The next video in the series which focuses on the operator comforts of the Hitachi ZW-5 wheel loaders has just been released.

    To keep updated on the series, simply follow our YouTube channel

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  • 7 June

    Hitachi ZX-5 Mini Excavator: Energy Saving

    Category: Videos

    The next video in the series which focuses on energy saving for the Hitachi ZX-5 mini excavators has just been released.

    To keep updated on the series, simply follow our YouTube channel.

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  • 3 May

    HITACHI ZX-5 MINI EXCAVATOR: SIMPLIFIED MAINTENANCE

    Category: Videos

    The next video in the series which focuses on simplified maintenance for the Hitachi ZX-5 mini excavators has just been released.

    To keep updated on the series, simply follow our YouTube channel.

    more

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  • 21 April

    So Many Options, One Obvious Choice

    John Deere motor grader
    Category: Articles

    The John Deere G Series Motor Graders are an evolution of John Deere’s proven and highly regarded graders. Sold exclusively through Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA), the machines … more

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  • 13 April

    Hitachi at the 2016 Balmoral Burn

    2016 Balmoral burn Humpty Dumpty charity fun run
    Category: Articles

    The Balmoral Burn is back for its 16th year running to test the fitness of all ages, walk with us and Humpty Dumpty to raise much needed funds to purchase life-saving medical equipment for children& … more

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  • 8 April

    DIGGING DEEP

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia staff photograph
    Category: Articles

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) recently auctioned off five of their ultra-reliable mini excavators raising much needed funds for the Humpty Dumpty Foundation. A children’s … more

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  • 1 April

    Hitachi ZX-5 Mini Excavator: Operator Comforts

    Category: Videos

    The first in a series of service videos, the team at Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia showcase the the operator comforts of the range of Hitachi ZX-5 mini excavators.

    Stay tuned for more … more

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  • 28 March

    Hitachi at Diesel, Dirt & Turf Expo 2016

    ZX330-5 wheel loader
    Category: News

    The Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo established in 2015 is here for its first time running with Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) amongst its list of earthmoving equipment companies. Formed … more

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  • 23 February

    Everyone is a winner with the Hitachi auction

    Category: Press Releases

    On the back of the Hitachi auction where we successfully auctioned off 5 mini excavators to raise money for the Humpty Dumpty Foundation, we also drew from the pool of bidders, two winners to receive … more

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  • 24 January

    2016 Hitachi Technicians Competition

    Category: News

    The ninth annual Asia & Pacific Technician Competition will be held in Singapore later this year. 

    Service technicians from Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia will all … more

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  • 19 November

    Hitachi Sponsors IQA National Conference

    IQA 2015 event
    Category: News

    The Institute of Quarrying Australia's (IQA) 58th National Conference was held on October 14th to 17th, 2015 at Adelaide Convention & Exhibition Centre. This year’s conference theme was & … more

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  • 2 November

    Distinguished Gentleman's Ride

    Category: News

    On Sunday 27th September, more than 30,000 smartly dressed gentlefolk in over 400 cities across the world took part in the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride to raise money for prostate cancer.& … more

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  • 26 October

    ZW-5 Wheel Loader Official Launch

    Category: News

    The official launch of Hitachi’s new ZW-5 wheel loaders took place on Friday 18th and Saturday 19th September. The new range was unveiled on Friday afternoon, with over 100 customers and … more

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  • 21 October

    2015 Construction Equipment Sales Conference

    Category: News

    The recent CE sales conference, held on September 16th – 19th at Sanctuary Cove saw sales personnel from across Australia come together for the four day conference. 

    This year’s … more

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  • Partnership withstands sands of time

    John Deer wheel loaders and Hitachi excavator
    Category: Articles

    Working in the sand businesses is dusty, tedious work, but family-owned sand and aggregate supply company Trenel Sand are able to meet their customers’ needs with the help of reliable machines … more

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  • Versatility Goes Underground

    John Deere wheel loader versitility
    Category: Articles

    IN ORDER TO SUSTAIN a world-class operation such as the Mt Isa Mines, it is important to continually evolve to meet the needs of the market, and this requires the support of a machinery company that … more

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  • 2 October

    Safety in the Surat

    John Deer Motor grader
    Category: Articles

    GD ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION is in the final stages of major civil works in Queensland’s Surat Basin, where they are delivering a number of concurrent works across different coal seam gas … more

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