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Caterpillar continues to expand its mining truck offering to give mining companies the flexibility to choose what meets their needs and preferences. Following the successful introduction of the 794 AC 291-tonne (320-ton) capacity truck at MINExpo 2016 and investments...
Hastrings Deering has recently undertaken some exciting new changes to the Mackay Parts Warehouse that are showing benefits to customers & stakeholders. With improvements in safety and efficiency, HD is sure that this will improve their service offering to...
Bauma 2019 focuses on the digitization of the construction industry Digitization is gaining ground in the construction machinery industry. More and more technologies are making their way into the industry. Cloud-based infrastructures, digital services portfolios and security solutions are ringing...
A Kentucky concrete slipforming contractor has moved in a big way into curb, gutter and parapet construction by utilizing the advanced technology available to them.   Fox Enterprises now constructs offset curb, gutter and parking lot “island” placements using an on-site...
The 95t (100-ton) R100E from Volvo Construction Equipment is a heavy hitter in mining and quarrying sectors, putting low total cost of ownership at the forefront of its design. With a size and capacity that makes it easily the largest...
The tower crane manufacturer took the most of Asia’s leading trade show for construction machinery by announcing new models and upgrades and presenting new corporate materials Very few times a company has the chance to gather around most of their...
Rio Tinto today welcomed the Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern to officially re-open Potline 4 at New Zealand’s Aluminium Smelter (NZAS), at Tiwai Point on the South Island. Rio Tinto has invested $4.1 million this year along with...
Propeller, a cloud-based drone analytics company, announced a partnership with DJI, the world's leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, to create the Propeller PPK Solution leveraging the DJI Phantom 4 RTK drone. This solution provides customers in the...
Leading equipment hire innovators, Kennards Hire, has the cord - literally. Three of their flagship branches in Richmond (VIC), Moorabbin (VIC) and Artarmon (NSW), have rolled out a suite of cordless products to complement their standard 240V and petrol-fuelled equipment. With...
In January this year, Komatsu moved into new premises in Mt Isa, Queensland, giving it significantly enhanced capabilities in servicing and supporting its mining – both surface and underground – and construction customers in the region. Located at 3/23-25 Northbridge...
JLG Industries is prominently featured in Precision Construction: Principles, Practices and Solutions for the Internet of Things, a new book highlighting a series of eight case studies of digital technologies in action from contractors, rental companies, OEMs and suppliers. Among the...
The 6 t capacity prototype emits zero emissions, reduces noise levels, and offers higher efficiency and significantly reduced operation costs. SDLG showcased the E660F-EX, a concept electric compact excavator, at bauma China 2018. The concept excavator is SDLG’s first foray...
Rio Tinto's Amrun project in Queensland, Australia, has achieved a significant milestone, successfully making the first shipment of bauxite, six weeks ahead of schedule. The US$1.9 billion (A$2.6 billion) investment in Amrun will replace production from the depleting East Weipa...
  Official market launch of R 9100 B and R 9150 B in January 2019 First product presentation to the public of R 9100 B at Bauma China (November 27-30, 2018) Electric drive available for the R 9150 B ...
2.99% FINANCE AND NOTHING TO PAY FOR 6 MONTHS* + STANDARD FACTOR OPTIONS Offer available on the 426HT Cotton Master, the 426HT Feed Master, 435S Farm Master and 457 Wheel Loader. *6 Months delayed payment not available on the 457...
World’s largest rail-mounted stackers and reclaimer will have a capacity of 20,000 tonnes per hour Contract valued at approximately €150 million Design and manufacture to be fully completed in Western Australia thyssenkrupp stacker and reclaimer at BHP mine thyssenkrupp Industrial...