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25 February 2021
IRISH ROCK STARS
Colm Phibbs, a 22 year-old second generation excavation operator from Dublin in Ireland, couldn't believe what he saw when he took on his first holiday job in Sydney.
11 February 2021
AUSTRALIA'S FIRST LOW-EMISSION TIER 4 FINAL ULTRACLASS MINING TRUCK COMMISSIONED BY KOMATSU
In an Australian first, Komatsu has commissioned the first Tier 4 Final version of its 930E-5 ultra-class mining truck in Australia, as part of its commitment to designing and manufacturing mining equipment that advances its corporate social responsibility aims while embracing UN Sustainable Development Goals.
28 January 2021
GREYMOUTH MINER GEARS UP FOR NEW CHALLENGE
West coast miner Whyte Gold has this month taken delivery of the largest and most sophisticated bulldozer in New Zealand, to service its new claim in the glacier region behind Greymouth.
30 November 2020
GUNNE CIVIL TAKES ADVANTAGE OF LATEST TECHNOLOGY ON KOMATSU'S NEW BRISBANE SITE
When Queensland contractor Gunne Civil Constructions was engaged to carry out site preparation earthworks for Komatsu's forthcoming new Wacol distribution centre and technology hub, it was an opportunity for the company to take advantage of the latest technology in managing its side of the project.
22 October 2020
THE SWISS ARMY KNIFE- REINVENTED
Brandon Whiddett's Komatsu PC220 excavator has been officially named 'The Swiss Army Knife.'
07 October 2020
MAYDAY SERVICES FOR DOWN TO EARTH MAGAZINE
Mayday... Mayday - the international radio distress call is 100 years old next year.
22 September 2020
PRECISION GUIDES DELICATE DEMOLITION
A prominent New Zealand demolition company has celebrated its 25th anniversary by successfully completing a particularly complex and culturally sensitive assignment.
03 September 2020
MATT'S HAVING A CRACK
Matt Ayres was 16 and in year ten at Saint Paul's College, Altona when one weekend he and his dad Rob used an oxy torch to cut the curtain side body off the family's general haulage truck and turn it into a flatbed.
10 August 2020
ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE SOON TO BE PARAMOUNT
One of Victoria's most progressive civil construction companies has embarked on a program of carbon emission containment in advance of what it believes is a great step in becoming a sustainable focused company.
23 July 2020
EARLY ADOPTER REAPS REWARDS OF ON-LINE PARTS SERVICE
A remote area contracting, and plant hire company is reaping unexpected benefits from becoming an early adopter of a recently introduced on-line parts ordering system.