Why you need to hire a Bobcat in Brisbane…

The benefits of using a bobcat or posi track

Whether it is for a large corporate work site or at your residential home, there is a bobcat or posi track to meet your needs.

These machines come in a range of sizes from a micro, which can fit in confirmed spaces beside or under houses, to large posi tracks which are suitable for bigger projects.

Here is a list of sizes available to hire and how they might be used…

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Why you need new plant equipment to hire – 8 ton Yanmar excavator arrives…

Reasons to book yourself an 8 ton excavator from Aussie

This week we took delivery of a shiny new 8 ton Yanmar excavator.  It went straight to site at Karawatha where it will be busy for some time. It’s great addition to our vast fleet and we now house six of these excavators which are in heavy demand on jobs around Brissy.

It’s a very versatile excavator and can be used with lots of attachments including compaction wheels, augers, rock breakers and rippers.

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Why you need an earthmover in Brisbane…

Building a pool

It’s the middle of a Queensland Summer, the temperature is soaring, and you live in Brisbane!  What could be better than cooling off in your own pool after a long day at work?

Pool construction can be an expensive exercise so you want to get it right, which is why you need an earthmover in Brisbane.  Picking an earthmoving company with experienced pool digging operators is essential.  A well thought out pool can add a great deal of value to your property.

Here are some simple steps and guidelines to help you with the process…

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Excavator and Bobcat fuel management solutions…

A recent edition at our Brisbane depot is the installation of our new Fuel Management Station. Fueling up a fleet of over 50 excavators, bobcat, trucks and vehicles on a daily basis can be a logistical nightmare.  Fuel management has never been more important and just go a whole lot easier at Aussie.

The Strike Fuel Management System provides an accurate recording of fuel usage for each individual item of plant equipment and vehicle. Fuel levels are automated and monitored via satellite to manage regular refueling.

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Equipment servicing equals happy customers…

Aussie Excavators Plant Hire has a large fleet of excavators, bobcats, posi-tracks and trucks working daily. We rely upon a skilled team of qualified Diesel Mechanics and Operators for our equipment servicing.

These mechanics ensure that our machinery is in tip top condition and ready for work 24 hours a day.  Our Service Manager/Head Diesel Mechanic works tirelessly to ensure that we are compliant with stringent health and safety requirements.  All Aussie Excavators Plant Hire equipment is regularly serviced and maintenance history on any machine is available at the touch of a button.

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There’s no substitute for skill…

At Aussie, we believe that you are only as good as your operators.

For this reason we have a rigid recruiting process to ensure that we only employ the right operators to represent our company.  Our operators must be highly skilled, be reliable, have good communication skills and have a strong work ethic.  They must also complete our company induction, hold valid and relevant licences and tickets to comply with our comprehensive QHSE policies.

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Yanmar 8T excavator arrives…

The welcome mat is out again as we take shipment for another 8 ton excavator to add to our ever growing wet hire fleet.

A true concentrate of technology and innovation.  The ViO80-1 offers the performance of a large excavator while enjoying the benefits of a compact excavator. Designed to work effectively on a wide variety of sites, it combines compactness, power, versatility, comfort and reliability.  A large range of attachments are available for wet hire with this machine.   These include various sized augers, rock augers, rock-breakers, compaction wheels, rippers, tilt buckets and rock grabs.

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5T Kubota Excavator

Welcome the Kubota U55-4 excavator

At Aussie we love new toys and today we took delivery of a new 5.5 Ton Kubota Excavator a valuable addition to our ever growing fleet.

This Kubota Excavator has an original 47.6 HP direct injection engine which is engineered with power to minimize noise, vibration and fuel consumption.  The tight tail swing proves highly versatile when undertaking operations whenever space is confined.  U55-4 has a digging depth of 3630mm and has enhanced digging force.  This Kubota is fitted with a load sensing hydraulic system and lower track rollers which helps reduce driver fatigue.

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Value for money with a Combo…

While some jobs are specialized and require only one type of plant machinery, other projects benefit greatly from utilizing two types in a Combo which comes out with one operator.  These combinations consist of 1.5 ton, 3 ton, 6 ton and 8 ton excavators with either a bobcat or skid steer loaders. Booking this way is great value for money costing only a few dollars more to have an additional machine onsite.

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Earth moving professionals

DIY earthmoving v’s the professional…

It’s the Australian way to “have a go” but when it comes to earthmoving projects around your place, getting a professional bobcat or excavator operator in to do the job is quicker, safer and also a cheaper option.  With extensive experience in pool digs, retaining rock walls, excavating under houses, demolition, clearing, lawn preparation; just to name a few, your project big or small can be made easy.Read More