Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: From 1 October 2016, LiftRite Hire & Sales will become the Kobelco dealer for Western Australia, with Loadex withdrawing from this market. LiftRite was founded in 1983 to provide materials handling solutions to the construction, mining and agricultural industries, and also operate in the compact construction equipment market. “The Kobelco franchise […]
Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: Australian Pump’s 3,000 psi “Pocket Rocket” pressure cleaner is now available with a telescopic extended lance that gives the operator the ability to clean heights of up to six metres. Called the “Long Ranger”, this means that now pressure cleaning can be safely carried out on awnings, gutters and steep gable […]
Australian Earthmoving Magazine News: Everyone who operates earthmoving equipment and other machinery knows time is money. Getting the job done quickly and efficiently makes a lot of sense if you want to improve the profitability of your contracting business. The first National Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo in 2016 was a huge success with more […]
Australian Earthmoving Magazine news: Rock-ripping toughness and outstanding fuel efficiency made the Kobelco 50 tonne SK500LC-9 the ideal machine for Sydney company Megex Civil to add to its fleet. Megex Civil operates a fleet of 30 machines, and managing director Warren Megarry says that he was looking for something better than the market average for […]
Australian Earthmoving Magazine news: Imagine how long it would take to do anything if you couldn’t move your wrists properly. The same principle applies to manipulating an excavator bucket or attachment. If movement is restricted, naturally it’s going to take longer to get the work done. Engcon of Sweden addressed this issue back in the […]
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