NEW SOUTH WALES

Case study: Booming industry drives backhoe demand

Case study: Booming industry drives backhoe demand

A booming civil construction sector in NSW has encouraged one JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) customer to invest in a new backhoe instead of sub-contracting the work.

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Another tunnelling milestone for WestConnex; 18 roadheaders in operation

Another tunnelling milestone for WestConnex; 18 roadheaders in operation

Relief is in sight for Western Sydney motorists, with tunnelling on the New M4 reaching the milestone halfway mark. 18 roadheaders are currently onsite as part of the tunnelling works.

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Final girders delivered for new Warrell Creek bridge upgrade

Final girders delivered for new Warrell Creek bridge upgrade

The final 20 girders needed to build the Warrell Creek bridge are now being put into place, bringing the $380 million upgrade of the Warrell Creek to Nambucca Heads section of the Pacific Highway one step closer to completion.

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NorthConnex project halted following tragedy

NorthConnex project halted following tragedy

A 65-year-old man, Jimmy Adams, has died from his injuries following a workplace accident at the NorthConnex construction site near Pennant Hills.

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Have you seen my crane?

Have you seen my crane?

Here at Cranes and Lifting, we love that you love your cranes. And it makes us happy when we receive images of operators standing tall beside the latest edition to their fleet, big grins on their faces, thumbs up, eyes sparkling. Thus, we'd like to introduce you a new addition to our "fleet" - High on cranes.

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Safety promised to build better work places

Safety promised to build better work places

Businesses can now make a Safety Promise to help improve the health and safety of their workers, Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean announced last week.

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JCB equipment featured in new Alien: Covenant film

JCB equipment featured in new Alien: Covenant film

A fleet of more than 20 machines from JCB plays a starring role in the recently released film Alien: Covenant - with JCB skid-steer loaders, Loadail telescopic handlers and JS excavators being supplied to 20th Century Fox for the making of the film.

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  WestConnex tunneling starts at Kingsgrove

 WestConnex tunneling starts at Kingsgrove

Work to deliver the new M5 is ramping up with roadheaders in action at all four tunnelling sites, with the Kingsgrove tunnelling machine starting work this week.

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WestConnex secures steel jobs

WestConnex secures steel jobs

Stuart Ayres, Minister for WestConnex, recently welcomed the signing of contracts worth $70 million to supply Australian steel to the WestConnex project.

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CIMIC's Sedgman wins $107M base metals project

CIMIC's Sedgman wins $107M base metals project

CIMIC Group's mineral processing company, Sedgman, has been awarded a contract by Heron Resources Limited to deliver the Woodlawn zinc-copper processing facility and associated infrastructure.

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