JCB Machine News & Articles

F1 PARTNERSHIP GETS OFF TO A WINNING START
19 Jun, 2017

JCB’s partnership with leading Formula One team Williams Martini Racing got off to a winning start with customers at the Australian Grand Prix races. Twenty-seven high-profile businesses were guests of the company at Melbourne for the ...

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GOLD STAR FOR JCB AS MACHINES TAKE A BOW IN CULT FILM
16 May, 2017

A fleet of more than 20 JCB machines including 15 skidsteers, 3 excavators and 4 telehandlers are featured in the new Alien Covenant movie recently released. JCB CEA sourced the machines from around Australia to ...

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JCB WHEEL LOADER TOP CHOICE FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT CONTRACT
01 May, 2017

When waste management contractor Iolar picked up a new local government contract, they needed a reliable, adaptable wheel loader, so they bought a new JCB 426 HT.With operations in both consultancy and operational services in ...

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BOOMING INDUSTRY DRIVES BACKHOE DEMAND
07 Apr, 2017

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.Robson Civil Projects has been operating for over 50 ...

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JCB TELEHANDLER LOADS UP ENGINE HOURS
31 Mar, 2017

THE decal is rusted off but it has got a sheepskin seat cover on the original spring suspension seat and the air con still works well.There’s even a marker pen for those details you need ...

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JCB GENERATOR BUSINESS POWERS AHEAD WITH HUGE RENTAL DEAL
27 Mar, 2017

Generator manufacturer JCB Power Products has won its biggest export order of the year with a multi-million pound deal in the Middle East.Dubai-based Rental Solutions & Services (RSS) has bought more than 300 JCB generators ...

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JCB DUO NAMED MACHINES OF THE YEAR AT TOP PARIS SHOW
06 Mar, 2017

TWO of JCB’s newest and most innovative products have been named as Machines of the Year for 2017 at one of the world’s leading agricultural shows. The 8000 Series JCB Fastrac received the award in the ...

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JCB PARTNERS WITH WILLIAMS MARTINI RACING
27 Feb, 2017

JCB is entering into a partnership with Williams Martini Racing ahead of the 2017 season which will offer the company immense opportunities to promote its brand around the world, it was announced today.As part of ...

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NEW JCB GENERATORS BUILT TO STAND THE HEAT
20 Feb, 2017

JCB Construction Equipment Australia’s (JCB CEA) new mobile generators are built to last in even the harshest environments, with nine models from the QS Series coming to Australia.According to Dave Moselen, JCB CEA National Product ...

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NEW JCB ECOMAX TIER 4 ENGINE FUELED TO LAST
15 Feb, 2017

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) has brought fuel efficient EcoMax engines to its backhoe loader range, delivering improved efficiencies and setting the standard for the Australian market. According to Glenn McLeod, JCB CEA National Product Manager ...

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LOADALL MILESTONE YEAR STARTS ON A HIGH WITH MASSIVE ORDER
14 Feb, 2017

JCB has kicked off the year it celebrates 40 years of telescopic handler production with a massive order from one of the industry’s most prominent users of the machines. Nixon Hire is buying more than ...

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NEW JCB AGRI PRO LOADALL PROVIDES FIRST DUALTECH VT IN AUSTRALIA
02 Feb, 2017

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) has launched their new Agri Pro Loadalls that combines both Hydrostatic and Powershift drive systems to deliver Australia’s first and only 2-in-1 dual technology transmission (DualTechVT).The new 531-70 and 541-70 ...

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DIVERSIFIED FARMING OPERATIONS CHOOSE INNOVATIVE JCB TELEHANDLERS
20 Jan, 2017

The incredible versatility of JCB’s telehandlers has made them the perfect choice for one of Australia’s leading farming families, who put the machines to work across every aspect of their sugar cane processing plant. Rocky Point ...

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U.S. ARMY PLACES $142 MILLION NEW YEAR ORDER FOR JCB MACHINES
09 Jan, 2017

JCB has started 2017 by winning one of the biggest single orders in its 71-year history – a $142-million deal to supply the United States Army with a massive fleet of machines.The company announced today ...

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SERVICE TIPS FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON
20 Nov, 2016

The holiday season is a great time to prioritise equipment maintenance, according to JCB Construction Equipment Australia’s National After Sales Manager, Gary Sky.Gary says that the summer slowdown presents the perfect opportunity to get machinery ...

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REVIEW: JCB 1CXT BACKHOE LOADER
17 Nov, 2016

This article was written by Ron Horner of TradeEarthmovers.com.auWhen I was a young and aspiring operator, I could not wait to get my bum in the seat of any machine at any time to take ...

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IMPROVED COMFORT AND CONTROL FOR MID-RANGE JCB AGRI LOADERS
01 Nov, 2016

Operators will be able to perform routine service checks without leaving the cab of JCB’s new wheeled loaders, according to Greg Sealey, JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) National Product Manager for Wheel Loaders.The in-cab service ...

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PRODUCTION PAUSES AS JCB THANKS WORKFORCE FOR AWARD
16 Oct, 2016

PRODUCTION paused at a JCB factory today as the company said thanks to its workforce on winning one of the world’s most prestigious export awards.JCB Compact Products in Cheadle, Staffs, has won a Queen’s ...

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ALL NEW FLAGSHIP JCB FASTRAC LAUNCHED IN 25th ANNIVERSARY YEAR
10 Oct, 2016

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the JCB Fastrac tractor, Australian distributor JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) is bringing the all-new innovative 8330 Fastrac to our shores, after the launch of the model in the ...

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JCB EXCAVATOR – KEEPS YOU WORKING
08 Sep, 2016

The Woolgoolga Quarry praises JCB CEA on the service and support they have received on their newest addition to their excavator fleet, the JS300 excavator. As a blue-metal quarry, The Woolgoolga Quarry really puts their machines ...

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LATEST NEWS

HALF A MILLION AND COUNTING AS MAJOR ENGINE MILESTONE MARKED

A JCB business which has powered its way to international success today celebrated the production of half a million engines - enough to stretch from London to Paris.Four cylinder diesel engines first began rolling off ...

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NEW JCB TELEHANDLER SAVES TIME AND MONEY

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) has added the 540-180 Hi-Viz to its telehandler range. The new model promises reduced cost of ownership and improved efficiency.The 540-180 Hi-Viz offers 20 per cent faster cycle times and ...

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JCB WHEEL LOADERS, COMPACT EXCAVATORS AWARDED FOR LOW COST OF OWNERSHIP

The JCB 407 wheel loader and JCB 8018 compact excavator have received EquipmentWatch 2017-2018 Lowest Cost of Ownership Awards. The awards recognize the JCB 407 and the JCB 8018 as the most cost-efficient machines, within their ...

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JCB TEAM HELPS ENGINEER WW1 TANK CENTENARY TRIBUTE

EXCAVATOR giant JCB helped TV personality Guy Martin to engineer a tribute to the role tanks played in helping change the course of the First World War. Now the story of the tank’s role and ...

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