JCB Machine News & Articles

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 Excavators – Keep 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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Hint Of New World Record Bid As JCB Marks Decade As Champions
30 Aug, 2016

A special cake to mark the JCB Dieselmax anniversary, pictured is Lord Bamford (centre) flanked by Wing Commander Andy Green (right) and Project Director Tim Leverton. JCB UK Chairman Lord Bamford has indicated a fresh attempt ...

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Agricultural tractor used for spreading – A Fastrac case study
15 Aug, 2016

Spreading expert - Simon Manwaring bought agricultural tractor JCB 4220 Fastrac because of the versatility it gives him. New South Wales spreading contractor Simon Manwaring expects his new agricultural tractor JCB 4220 Fastrac to significantly improve ...

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Next generation mini excavators unveiled by JCB
27 Jul, 2016

Two next generation mini excavators have been added to the JCB CEA range, the 48Z-1 and the 55Z-1, offering durable design and increased performance.JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) has just added two new 5-tonne mini excavators ...

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JCB Fastrac Tractors At 25 – Still Unique As One Of The World’s Most Sophisticated, Productive & Distinctive Farm Tractors
25 Jul, 2016

JCB is celebrating 25 years production of the Fastrac – a range of agricultural tractors that remain unique to this day and continue to offer farmers and contractors an unmatched combination of features and performance ...

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New Skid Steer Loaders offer increased versatility
18 Jul, 2016

The two New Skid Steer Loaders to be added to JCB Construction Equipment Australia’s (CEA) range, the 135HD and 155HD, are purpose built to operate in tougher applications and confined areas.The compact structure of the ...

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New 3CX Backhoe Loader Compact
11 Jul, 2016

JCB CEA has announced the New 3CX Backhoe Loader Compact will be joining their fleet, at only 2 m wide and 2.74 m high, this machine is ideal for compact, urban job sites.JCB’s innovative new ...

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Bronze Artwork Honours ‘Mr JCB’ On The Centenary Of His Birth
22 Jun, 2016

 This shot of the main unveiling shows (from left to right) Mr JCB's  sons Mr Mark Bamford and JCB Chairman Lord Bamford and his grandson Mr Jo Bamford, Group MD of Global Accounts (Lord Bamford's ...

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New Wheel Loader JCB 455ZX
05 Jun, 2016

The all new wheel loader, now available through JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA), delivers maximum uptime with reduced fuel consumption. New Wheel Loader from JCB powered by DIESELMAX engine The New Wheel Loader JCB 455ZX is built ...

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New Agricultural Telehandler Loadall
30 May, 2016

JCB CEA has introduced the 525-60 Agricultural Telehandlers  to their range, ideal for general handling around farms and small enough to access older farm buildings.Australian farmers are looking for smaller machines to work in their ...

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Tight Access No Challenge For Upgraded JCB Excavator
02 May, 2016

JCBCEA have introduced an upgraded JZ140 to their heavy excavator range, with versatility, productivity and performance in mind for operator control. At just two thirds of the length of a conventional machine, JCB’s upgraded JZ140 excavator ...

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JCB Donates 3CX Backhoe Loader to Help Quake-Hit Ecuador
22 Apr, 2016

JCB is donating a 3CX backhoe loader worth $130,000 to help rescue and clear-up operations in Ecuador, which was hit by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake on Saturday, resulting in the deaths of at least 570 ...

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Revolutionary JCB Product Marks Huge Production Milestone
07 Apr, 2016

Pictured left to right are Ian Pratt, Ian Vickery, Cliff Ferrie, Mick Smith, Dave Bailey, Nick Miller, Paul Stockley, Richard Jenkinson and Paul Grys from JCB UK. A JCB product that revolutionised the handling of loads ...

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LATEST NEWS

COUNCIL DIGGING LATEST JCB BACKHOE

The powerful, easy-to-operate JCB 3CX T4i backhoe loader has proven a hit with operators at Toowoomba Regional Council, which recently added the new model to its upgraded fleet.Toowoomba Regional Council has been using JCB machinery ...

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LEADING HIRER A-PLANT ORDERS £55 MILLION WORTH OF JCB MACHINES

JCB has secured one of its biggest-ever deals in the UK – an order for more than 1,200 machines and a range of generators worth more than £55 million ($90 million AUD).A-Plant - the country’s ...

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STRENGTH IN NUMBERS WITH NEW JCB HYDRAULIC EXCAVATOR

After the successful launch of the JS200SC, JCB CEA has introduced the JS200LC a long carriage excavator providing operators with improved strength and durability.Deon Cope, JCBCEA National Product Manager for Heavy Excavators says that the ...

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JCB DELIVERS ROBUST RESULT IN SHRINKING GLOBAL MARKET

JCB defied challenging market conditions by growing earnings by more than 34% in 2016, the company revealed today.Announcing its annual results for last year, the Staffordshire-based machinery maker revealed that earnings for 2016 on an ...

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