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  • 24 July 2019

    NSW MINING OUTSTANDING SUPPLIER AWARD

    Outstanding Supplier Award Hitachi

    HCA were recently honoured with the "Outstanding Supplier" of the year award at the NSW Mining Industry & Suppliers Awards Dinner at NSW Parliament House in Sydney on Thursday May 30th, 2019. … more

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  • 24 July 2019

    HITACHI BOLSTERS INVESTMENT IN GUNNEDAH REGION

    Gunnedah branch grand opening

    For several years, Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) and Whitehaven Coal have maintained a longstanding successful partnership in the Gunnedah region which only continues to … more

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  • 24 July 2019

    THE NATIONAL DIESEL DIRT AND TURF EXPO 2019

    Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo 2019

    Now in its third year, Diesel Dirt and Turf has quickly become Australia’s biggest construction industry exhibition, with over 61,200 attendees and 200 exhibitors it isn’t hard to see why. … more

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  • 24 July 2019

    AUTONOMOUS MINING

    autonomous mining truck Hitachi

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. (HCM) has recently announced its vision for autonomous mining — an open, interoperable network of partners that integrate their systems alongside … more

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  • 24 July 2019

    GETTING MULTI-SKILLED WITH HITACHI

    MultiSkill training in Hitachi machines

    Founder and CEO of MultiSkills Training Lionel Skinner noticed a growing demand for quality registered training organisations (RTO’s) to deliver the skills required to gain a start, or progress … more

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  • 24 July 2019

    BALMORAL BURN 2019

    Balmoral Burn challengers

    Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) are committed to supporting the Humpty Dumpty foundation, even if that means spending a Sunday running up one of Sydney’s steepest streets. The Humpty … more

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  • 24 July 2019

    SPINOZZI RACING AT SYDNEY DRAGWAY

    Spinozzi at Sydney Raceway 2019

    The team at Spinozzi Racing hit the track again on May 4th at Sydney Dragway, competing at the Gulf Western Oil Nitro Thunder. It was an exciting day at the track, with a Spinozzi marquee trackside, … more

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  • 23 July 2019

    Bauma 2019

    Bauma 2019

    Running for 65 years and counting, Bauma is the world’s largest trade fair for construction machinery, building material machines, mining machines, construction vehicles and construction … more

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  • 21 May 2019

    Instant Asset Write Off up to $30K

    Hitachi ZX17U-5 mini excavator

    The Australian Taxation Office have made changes to the instant asset write-off for businesses. The instant asset write-off threshold has increased to $30,000 for each asset from 7.30pm (AEDT) 2 … more

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  • 3 May 2019

    Open and Interoperable Partner Ecosystem for Autonomous Mining

    Autonomous Mining

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. (HCM) has recently announced its vision for autonomous mining — an open, interoperable network of partners that integrate their systems alongside … more

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  • 14 January 2019

    Important Update: HCA Media Release

    John Deere Construction & Forestry Company (Deere) and Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. (Hitachi) have a long and successful global partnership spanning multiple continents and product … more

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  • 17 December 2018

    Half a century of development in Australia’s largest city

    ABAX Contracting and their growing fleet of Hitachi, Bell and John Deere machines

    For 50 years ABAX Contracting Pty. Ltd. has provided civil and services to Sydney’s ever growing suburban landscape. The company’s impressive fleet support a broad range of projects from … more

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  • 16 December 2018

    The National Construction Equipment Convention (NCEC 2018)

    The National Construction Equipment Convention (NCEC 2018)

    This year, the National Construction Equipment Convention (NCEC 2018) was held at the Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park across a three day event. This is Australia's first national event for the … more

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  • 16 December 2018

    Hitachi working to enable safer, sustainable and more productive mining environment

    Hitachi Construction machinery and it's haulage systems

    Globally, mining is on a journey to a safer, smarter and more sustainable industry. At the centre of these transformational initiatives is Hitachi Construction Machinery (HCM) and its Autonomous … more

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  • 13 December 2018

    The Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo (AWRE2018)

    The Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo (AWRE2018)

    In August, Hitachi Construction Machinery Pty. Ltd. (HCA) attended Sydney’s only waste and recycling industry event, the Australasian Waste and recycling Expo (AWRE). The event was located at … more

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  • 13 December 2018

    A very merry safety message from Hitachi

    Merry Christmas from hitachi construction machinery

    As the year is winding to a close, Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) would like to take the opportunity to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and safe and prosperous New Year. Our … more

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  • 12 December 2018

    RAM EQUIPMENT 1300 RAM 000

    South Australian Equipment Hire Company Expand Their Fleet with a Range of New Hitachi Excavators

    Established in 2014, RAM Equipment utilise an extensive fleet of Hitachi machinery to provide specialised dry hire equipment and attachments for the civil and construction industry. Headed by … more

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  • 11 December 2018

    HITACHI GROUP COMPANIES UNITE FOR CITY2SURF 2018

    HITACHI GROUP COMPANIES UNITE FOR CITY2SURF 2018

    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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  • 11 December 2018

    HITACHI SOCIAL INNOVATION FORUM 2018

    Hitachi Social Innovation Forum in Sydney 2018

    After hugely successful forums globally and in Australia, Hitachi Limited along with the Hitachi group companies including Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) brought the Hitachi Social … more

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  • 11 December 2018

    D & H Contracting Pty Ltd.

    John Deere Grader at D&H Contacting

    D & H Contracting Pty Ltd was established by Dallas Purdie just over ten years ago. Based in East Kimberly in WA and proudly 100% Indigenous owned, the company employs local and indigenous … more

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  • 11 December 2018

    HITACHI BACK WINSLOW’S ‘BIG BLUE’ INITIATIVE

    Hitachi have supported leading civil construction company Winslow Constructors

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) have supported leading civil construction company Winslow Constructors, as together they take the bold step to raise awareness of high rates of mental … more

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  • 11 December 2018

    MCLEOD RAIL EXPANDS FLEET

    McLeod Rail recognised as a consulting course in Victoria

    In March 2018 McLeod Rail celebrated their 25th anniversary of successful and continuous operation with a Key Client, Supplier and Stakeholder Function hosted by cricket great Merv Hughes at their … more

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  • 11 December 2018

    HITACHI’S EX1200-7 SUNDOWNER LAUNCH & FAMILY OPEN DAY

    Sundowner EX1200-7 launch for Hitachi Construction

    Following the official announcement of Hitachi’s EX-7 series of mining excavators, the EX1200-7 has been unveiled at the premiere EX1200-7 Sundowner launch event in Perth, Western Australia. … more

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  • 25 May 2018

    ConSite Pocket - Remotely Monitor Your Machine

    ConSite Pocket app

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) offers a service to customers called ConSite, which is an automated data report service specifically designed for Hitachi construction machines with … more

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  • 22 May 2018

    Hitachi & Donaldson Filtration take a spin!

    Donaldson MotoGP winners

    For the first time, Donaldson Australasia Pty Ltd (DAPL) and Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) held a joint promotional campaign for premium resellers.  

    A total of 19 … more

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  • 22 May 2018

    Hitachi hit the fast lane with Spinozzi Racing

    As proud sponsors to the Spinozzi Racing team since 2011, Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) accompanied the Australian drag racing partnership over two days experiencing the Pro Slammer … more

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  • 22 May 2018

    Endorsing women in mining

    Women in mining annual resources awards

    Representatives from Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) recently attended the 2018 Queensland Resources Council (QRC) and Women in Mining and Resources Queensland (WIMARQ) … more

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  • 20 May 2018

    EXCAVATING WITH GTS

    GTS Earthmoving

    Since their release into the Australian market, the Hitachi Zaxis-5 mini excavators have infiltrated construction sites across the country.

    GTS Earthworks didn’t waste any time putting in … more

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  • 17 May 2018

    HITACHI MINI EXCAVATOR CHOICE DEALS 2018

    mini excavator sale

    Customers can now take advantage of one of three offers when purchasing a brand new Hitachi mini excavator between now and before the end of June 2018. The promotion is only applicable to the … more

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  • 17 May 2018

    Wilson’s Transport

    John Deere feller bunchers

    The John Deere M-Series tracked feller bunchers and L-Series wheeled feller bunchers are proving to be high-productivity machines for logging contractors in a number of applications. Clients have … more

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  • 17 May 2018

    Hitachi at the Diesel Dirt and Turf Expo 2018

    Diesel Dirt and Turf

    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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  • 17 May 2018

    HUMPTY’S 2018 ‘GOOD EGG’ LUNCH

    Humpty Dumpty Sponsorship

    Hosted by comedian Vince Sorrenti, The Humpty Dumpty Foundation held their 17th annual event ‘The Humpty Good Egg’ lunch at the Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney on Thursday 8th March 2018. Both … more

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  • 12 April 2018

    CONSITE A CONSOLIDATED SOLUTION

    Hitachi Consite

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) offer a service to their customers called ConSite, which is an automated data report service specifically designed for Hitachi construction … more

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  • 12 April 2018

    1300 HITACHI – One company

    Hitachi Customer Service

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) supports customers through a national network of branches to ensure optimum coverage. More recently HCA decided to better address the business … more

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  • 12 April 2018

    All in the name of a good cause

    Corporations have the ability to greatly impact communities and society through donation and proactive engagement. At Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA), we recognise and proudly … more

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  • 12 April 2018

    See You Tomorrow

    Hitachi Construction worksafety

    “Always remember that your safety and the safety of others takes priority over everything else.” David Harvey – Managing Director

    Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia Pty) … more

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  • 12 April 2018

    John Deere’s Newest Forwarder Technology

    John Deere Foresters

    John Deere’s cut-to-Length, Joensuu factory in Finland has produced in excess of 11,000 John Deere branded wheeled forestry harvesting machines and before that produced the globally renowned … more

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  • 12 April 2018

    Bell

    Bell Articulated Dump Trucks

    Following successful local and international previews, worldwide sales of Bell Equipment’s eagerly anticipated E-series Large Trucks have commenced to meet a very strong worldwide demand. … more

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  • 12 April 2018

    Whitehaven

    Whitehaven mining

    Established as a major mining equipment supplier to Whitehaven Coal, Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) would like to congratulate the heavyweight producer on it’s success … more

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  • 12 April 2018

    McManaway Earthmoving

    McManaway Earthmoving

    Established in 2012, family owned and operated McManaway Earthmoving are quickly becoming one of Queensland’s most sought after companies for services in Plant Hire, Bulk Earthworks, Demolition … more

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  • 11 April 2018

    AWJ expands with Hitachi

    awj construction

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) is renowned for providing a specialist range of reliable solutions to the construction industry. This is particularly true with the ZX360LCH-5 … more

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  • 11 April 2018

    The Hitachi Elevation System

    hitachi elevation system

    Customers need the very best in complete on-site maintenance solutions, to reduce machine downtime, increase efficiency and operational safety.

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) … more

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  • 11 April 2018

    Hitachi Parts Online

    Hitachi parts online

    Last year, a new way to order machine parts was introduced by Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) with the new Parts Online Portal.

    The online program is designed to save time on … more

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  • 31 January 2018

    WHAT’S BIG AND YELLOW – A BELL ARTICULATED DUMP TRUCK

    WEM Earthmoving Bell ADT 2018

    Western Sydney based Civil contractors, Western Earthmoving (WEM) were awarded a civil contract worth over $40 million to deliver two gateway intersections into The Gables and earthworks, roads and … more

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  • 31 January 2018

    IQA 60th ‘Golden’ National Conference 2017

    IQA corporate cocktail event - Bell ADT

    The Institute of Quarrying Australia (IQA) preeminent 60th ‘Golden’ National Conference was held on October 4th to 6th, at the Empire Theatre, Toowoomba, Queensland. This year’s … more

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  • 31 January 2018

    DigginIt Earthworx

    Hitachi Mini Excavator Digginit Earthworx

    A loyal Port Lincoln customer has confirmed his loyalty to Hitachi Construction Machinery, following the initial purchase of a 3.5-tonne used model. Owner Matt Christian invested in the mini … more

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  • 31 January 2018

    HITACHI SUMMER PROMOTION 2018

    Mini excavator - Hitachi

    Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) Pty Ltd (HCA) is starting the New Year right with unbeatable offers for their range of Zaxis-5 series mini excavators. 

    Customers can take advantage … more

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  • 30 January 2018

    BUILT FOR THE JOB

    Hitachi Wheel Loader -5 MET Recycling

    A recently opened new Recycling Facility located in Silverwater, Sydney are reaping the benefits of its Hitachi ZW250-5 wheel loader. Delivered in late November 2017, it is the first Hitachi machine … more

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  • 24 January 2018

    CONSITE – A CONSOLIDATED SOLUTION

    ConSite Oil Monitoring and Analysis System

    Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Pty Ltd (HCA) offer a service to their customers called ConSite, which is an automated data report service specifically designed for Hitachi construction … more

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  • 24 January 2018

    HITACHI SOCIAL INNOVATION FORUM 2017

    Hitachi Innovation Forum 2017

    Hitachi Limited’s unique Social Innovation Forum (HSIF) returned to Brisbane on Tuesday 28th November 2017, this time focusing on digital transformation in mining and agriculture. HSIF is a … more

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