• DELIVERING HITACHI’S PRODUCTIVITY WORKHORSE

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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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  • ASSEMBLING THE GIANTS

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    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

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    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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  • DEERE RAMPS UP IN THE FOREST

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    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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  • Partnership withstands sands of time

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    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

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    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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  • Coal developer to double output

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    QCOAL GROUP is headquartered in Brisbane, with operations in the Bowen Basin, west of Mackay. The company has been exploring coal deposits for more than 25 years, and evolved into a mining developer … more

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  • A RELIABLE RELATIONSHIP

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    SINCE 1994, HITACHI has been providing reliable machinery to Meandu Mines, a coal mining facility located in southern Queensland. 

    According to Jim Young, Asset Manager of Mining at Meandu … more

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  • VARIETY IS THE SPICE OF LIFE

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    Whether it be racecourses or golf courses, ports work or defence, Metropolitan Civil Contractors (MCC) will be there. The family company, founded in 1974, does construction and reconstruction work … more

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  • LONG TERM PARTNERSHIP PAYS DIVIDENDS

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    ‘Just like part of the family’ is a very solid recommendation for a business relationship, and that’s exactly how the team at GPP Excavation and Demolition Contractors describes its … more

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  • QUALITY, THE KEY FOR ROAD-RAIL SPECIALISTS

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    THE NEWEST DIVISION OF THE ANRIC Group’s business, Anric Rail, includes a fleet of 30 highly specialised excavators that the company uses on its own projects, as well as hiring out to major … more

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  • FLEXIBILITY DELIVERS RELIABILITY

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    1ST CHOICE GROUP/TKN Civil Works on the Gold Coast is flexible about many aspects of their business, but ensuring reliable service and quality results by using rugged machinery is not one of them. … more

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  • Golf course and sports field specialists

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    New technologies continue to drive the success of companies in the construction arena. One company that has embraced emerging trends and product innovation is McMahons, a specialist in the … more

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  • GREEN OUT WEST

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    Several John Deere forestry machines have been delivered to Western Australia’s South West—three of them to Plantation Logging Co. Established in 1984, the company specialises in timber … more

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  • Hitachi hits the fairway

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    The National Golf Club, located at Cape Schanck on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, is home to three championship golf courses—the Old, the Moonah and the Ocean—all of which are … more

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  • SOPHISTICATED QUARRYING

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    Boral Peppertree Quarry is situated at Marulan South in the NSW Southern Tablelands and is the company’s largest hard rock quarry investment in Australia.

    The new quarry will supply the Sydney … more

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  • Tonka Toys to real-life dream

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    From his early childhood playing with Tonka trucks in the sandpit, Auscon Earthworks’ Director, Tom Markovski, always dreamt of owning and operating his own machines. After spending some time … more

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  • DREDGING WITH DISTINCTION

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    Situated in Northern New South Wales between Brisbane and Sydney, the coastal city of Coffs Harbour is renowned for its beautiful beaches, serene forests and national parks, adventure sports, as well … more

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  • Digging Into The Past

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    Situated off the coast of Victoria lies French Island—an island made up of 70 per cent National Park and accessible only by a short passenger ferry ride from Stony Point.

    Inhabiting the island … more

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  • Bell in the Spotlight

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    Since the introduction of the new E-Series models, the first Bell B30E units to call the Australian market home were Victoria’s EB Mawson & Sons and Queensland’s Pipeline Plant Hire& … more

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  • Road Pro Paves The Way

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    Road Pro Bobcats is owned and operated by Brad Nation, an asphalt supervisor experienced in all aspects of road profiling and paving. The company specialises in the preparation of roads for asphalt … more

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  • Sun City Plumbing

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    Western Australian firm Sun City Plumbing, has recently cut its teeth in the demanding conditions of Western Australia’s North West resources sector and is ready to take on opportunities in … more

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  • Deere Fleet Hits The Road

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    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) is strengthening its business relationship and continuing its support of the Roads and Maritime Services (RMS – previously known as the RTA) … more

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  • Jaydo Gains Traction

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    Jaydo Construction is a leading pipeline and water infrastructure construction specialist, earning its strong reputation by delivering quality projects on time and within budget. Jaydo is a privately … more

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  • Blackbutt Logging

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    Since 1992, Blackbutt Logging has been involved in the harvesting and haulage of plantation Hoop Pine around the Blackbutt, Yarraman, and Nanango area in the South Burnett region of Queensland. Led … more

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  • Terra Civil Races Ahead With Hitachi

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    With thirty years experience, Terra Civil continues to evolve the construction landscape and expand its portfolio of bulk and detailed excavation work, demolition and site preparation, civil works, … more

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  • John Deere Dozers Join The Ranks

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    The Engineering Vehicle Program, which forms part of the Combat Support Vehicle Systems Program Office, specialises in the replacement of plant equipment, cranes, and forklifts. Hitachi  … more

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  • Trail Blazing In Tasmania

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    The Hitachi ZX17U-3 is playing a critical role in the construction and development of mountain bike tracks in Northern Tasmania as part of an initiative between The Parks and Wildlife Service … more

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  • KK Civil Engineering

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    Established in March 2001, KK Civil Engineering has become a key player in all areas of civil engineering works for local government, state government and statutory utilities authorities. The company … more

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  • Highway Power

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    The south Australian Department of Planning, Transport, and Infrastructure (DPTI) is currently operating three John Deere 326D skid steer loaders to undertake road profiling and maintenance along … more

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  • Reid Logging

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    South Australia has enjoyed a rich history within the forestry industry with early European settlement playing a fundamental role during the 19th century. Native forests were cleared for farming … more

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  • The Power Of Three

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    Hitachi construction machinery Australia (HCA) is at the forefront of Western Australia’s expanding mining industry. To gain insight into mining activities in the region, we travelled to … more

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  • Quarrying With Precision

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    Crushing and screening equipment supplier and manufacturer, Precisionscreen, hosted an inaugural invitation only event for over 300 customers at the Nucrush Quarry on the Gold Coast on May 3rd to 5 … more

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  • Recycal

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    Specialising in industrial and commercial scrap metal recycling, Recycal is a family owned business offering a competitive and unique recycling service in Queensland, Victoria and Tasmania. … more

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  • Trenchbusters

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    Established in 1992, Trenchbusters has been providing earthmoving equipment solutions to a diverse range of clients across both the domestic and commercial industries in Perth. A ‘reactionary& … more

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  • Celebrating 175 Years

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    2012 marks the 175th anniversary for Deere & Company, which began in 1837 when company founder John Deere successfully manufactured his very first piece of equipment, the revolutionary Self- … more

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  • Peabody Steps Up Productivity

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    Located 250 kilometres from Brisbane in the Surat Basin, the Wilkie Creek Mine commenced operation in 1994 producing 500,000 tonnes of high quality thermal coal for the domestic market.

    Acquired … more

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  • Delta Force

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    Delta Group commenced trading as Delta Demolitions in 1984. Initially operating out of Melbourne, expansion led the company to open offices in New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory, Western … more

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  • Harvesting With Forestrys Finest

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    Mount Gambier based Moreland Holdings is responsible for the harvesting of Bluegum and Pine plantations in the ‘Green Triangle’ of Victoria’s North West and South Australia’s … more

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  • Deere Enters The Drop Zone

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    In late 2012, the Royal Australian Air Force deployed a John Deere 450J bulldozer from a C-130H Hercules aircraft over the Defence’s Londonderry Drop Zone. The exercise was all part of a … more

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  • Hitachi Strikes Gold In The West

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    Established in Western Australia in 1972, Emeco provides safe, reliable and maintained dry-hire rental equipment to the global mining industry with major operations across Australia, Indonesia, … more

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  • Concreting With Style

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    Established in 1990, Melbourne-based Morison’s Concreting is a business that prides itself on investment in reliable and quality machinery supported by a dedicated workforce. Experience with … more

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  • Bell Beefs Up The RJV Fleet

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    RJ Vincent & Co (RJV) is a privately owned Western Australian civil contracting company specialising in civil infrastructure, mining services and marine infrastructure. Since 1955, the company … more

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  • Forestrys New Species

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    The delivery of a John Deere 909JH tracked harvester to Triple H Contracting has been highly anticipated by the Scottsdale-based logging contractor. Specialising in the harvesting of Tasmanian … more

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  • Boss Of The Bins

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    Better Skips is a recycling business operating predominantly in the Yarra Valley and Melbourne’s Eastern Suburbs. The family owned business has over thirty years experience in the recycling … more

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