• DELIVERING HITACHI’S PRODUCTIVITY WORKHORSE

    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

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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

    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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  • ASSEMBLING THE GIANTS

    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

    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

    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

    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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  • Partnership withstands sands of time

    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

    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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  • Coal developer to double output

    Category: Articles

    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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  • HITACHI ONLINE EXPERIENCE

    Category: News

    HITACHI CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY (AUSTRALIA) PTY LTD launched its new website www.hcma.com.au earlier this year, delivering an enhanced user experience with improved functionality like a dealer locator … more

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  • Make power tool safety your first priority

    Category: News

    WHETHER WORKING AS AN INDUSTRY PROFESSIONAL or on a weekend DIY project, the ideal power tool should be reliable, easy to use, and tested for quality.

    Hitachi Power Tools Australia manufactures … more

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  • Hitachi Wins with Wenco

    Category: News

    HITACHI CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY (HCM) has a reputation for delivering top tier support to the mining industry, and a commitment to continue building support and service to their customers. As part of … more

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  • HITACHI READY TO TALK INNOVATION AT AIMEX

    Category: News

    VISITORS TO AIMEX will have the chance to take Hitachi’s EH5000AC-3 rigid dump truck for a virtual spin, with a high tech simulator taking centre stage at the company’s stand.

    The truck … more

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  • Fast Times at Spinozzi Racing

    Category: Sponsorship

    The 2014 season was the most successful to date for Spinozzi Racing, and with key signings for their team for 2015, this season is shaping up to be just as successful.

    Spinozzi Racing is an … more

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  • HCA’s support for the Humpty Dumpty Foundation in 2015 continues to grow

    Category: Sponsorship

    This year, Hitachi has continued its commitment to the Humpty Dumpty Foundation, delivering much needed equipment to hospitals across Australia.

    A humidifier for premature babies was delivered to … more

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  • A RELIABLE RELATIONSHIP

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    ‘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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  • HITACHI WHEEL LOADER RANGE JUST GOT BIGGER AND BETTER

    Category: Equipment Focus

    THE NEW ZW-5 variants have operating weights up to 47 tonnes and bucket capacities to more than seven cubic metres – perfect for use in large quarries and the lower end of the mining market.& … more

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  • New JOHN DEERE Forestry Range

    Category: Equipment Focus

    John Deere’s new Forestry range was designed with customer input to ensure the new machines are more productive, more reliable, and perfectly matched to customer needs

    The new M-Series Tracked … more

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  • QUALITY, THE KEY FOR ROAD-RAIL SPECIALISTS

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    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 McMahons, a specialist in the … more

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  • GREEN OUT WEST

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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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  • HITACHI AUSTRALIA SPONSORS WORLD BUSINESS FORUM

    Category: News

    Customers and staff learn from renowned leadership expert

    Hitachi Australia’s commitment to the innovation agenda was reinforced when the company sponsored the World Business Forum held in … more

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  • CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014

    Category: News

    Hosted in March at the Las Vegas Convention Center, CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014 showcased the latest technologies and product innovations the industry has to offer with over 1,000 new products and services … more

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  • Hitachi SOCIAL INNOVATION

    Category: News

    Our Sister Company, Hitachi Australia, has reinforced its commitment to social innovation by staging an industry forum to foster discussions surrounding responsible productivity and sustainable … more

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  • CLIMBING IN A LEAGUE OF ITS OWN

    Category: Global News

    Even the best and strongest harvester technology is of no use if the machine gets stuck because of lack of traction and an inability to transport it to the logging site. And there are certainly many … more

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  • HITACHI STRIKES GOLD AT KUMTOR

    Category: Global News

    At an altitude of 4,000m above sea level, reaching the glaciers of south-eastern Kyrgyzstan, hides one of the key pillars of the country’s economy—the unique Kumtor gold mine. Operated by … more

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  • UPGRADE TO FIRST CLASS

    Category: Equipment Focus

    Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) Pty Ltd (HCA) announces the release of the new John Deere E-Series skid steer loaders and compact track loaders (CTLs) in the Australian market. The new … more

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  • HITACHI CUSTOMERS ARE BUILT TOUGH

    Category: News

    Aussie contractors are built tough – and this year Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) will be sharing that toughness with the world through its new Built Tough video series.

    Built … more

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  • RACECAR CHAMP TAKES FIRST NATIONAL CROWN

    Category: Sponsorship

    Drag racing star, Kyle Putland has continued his great run of success with several titles over the past season, including the Motorplex SuperComp Vice-Track Championship and the 2014 Winternationals … more

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  • HUMPTY DUMPTY FOUNDATION

    Category: Sponsorship

    Whether it’s the delivery of a Jaundice Meter to Kingaroy Hospital, or a Youth Medical Cart to Bunbury Hospital, Hitachi is committed to supporting Humpty Dumpty’s activities as they … more

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  • DREDGING WITH DISTINCTION

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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

    Category: Articles

    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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