JCB Machine News & Articles

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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JCB CEA Dealers and Staff Visit World Headquarters
21 Mar, 2016

JCB CEA staff and dealers pictured at a quarry site in Spain as part of a product training trip. A group of JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) dealers and staff travelled to Europe in January to ...

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Compact Machine Made to Tackle the Big Jobs
14 Mar, 2016

JCB’s 86C-1 mini excavator may be compact in size, but that has not deterred from its productivity and performance, with many contractors opting for the machine on their jobsites. With Australia currently in the midst of ...

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Sizzling Summer Giveaway – Winners Announced
07 Mar, 2016

Congratulations to all our winners of the Sizzling Summer Giveaway.Weber Family Q BBQ winners: Tony Lee, PCR Polyweld Andrew, Iolar/CreidimJCB Merchandise Pack winners Brett Milburn, IDIGIT Xavier Martinez, Tuss Group Marian Kot, M&T Kot Earthmoving Brian Nicol, Santrev Jeremy Sparrow, VehtecYour JCBCEA ...

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Telehandler Loadall from JCB Hollywood as Oscars Come to Town
26 Feb, 2016

A JCB Loadall telescopic handler has been playing a leading role in Hollywood…. ensuring the most glittering event in the global showbiz calendar all runs to plan.Preparations for the 88th Academy Awards are now in ...

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Regular Servicing Can Mean Big Savings
22 Feb, 2016

Servicing your machines regularly can save owners and operators in the long run when it comes to whole-of-life costs for new machinery. Keeping up with regular servicing and day to day maintenance are crucial elements in ...

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New Generation JCB Fastrac Raises the Bar
01 Feb, 2016

JCB’s new generation 4000 Series Fastrac has hit Australian shores, with updated features raising the productivity and efficiency of the tractor.The all-new 4000 Series JCB Fastrac, now available in Australia, draws on 20 years of ...

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New 3CX Backhoe customer story
18 Jan, 2016

In the 1970s, Victorian company BJB Excavations was established by three mates and one JCB backhoe loader. Forty years later, JCB equipment is still at the heart of the business forged by the trio.The mates ...

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JCB CEA to Support Perth School Bushfire Appeal
22 Dec, 2015

Mrs Tina Campbell (Head of Boarding at St Mary’s Anglican Girls’ School), Indiana Scanlon (House Captain), Renay van der Meulen (JCB CEA State Manager for WA), Robyn Fairbairn (Head Girl) and Mrs Lynne Thomson (Principal). JCB ...

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New Compact Track Loader for earthmoving and much more
10 Dec, 2015

A Western Australian earthmoving specialist got a pleasant surprise when he bought a new Compact Track Loader, discovering that the versatile machine was suited to a wider range of jobs than it was initially purchased ...

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Limited Edition Backhoes coming to Oz
19 Nov, 2015

As JCB celebrates its 70th anniversary, Australian customers will be among just 70 worldwide able to buy special limited edition backhoes featuring a nostalgic red, yellow and white paint job and a range of creature comforts ...

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From garage workshop to global force: JCB’s 70th Anniversary
23 Oct, 2015

(Above: JCB's first product, a tipping trailer made from war time scrap metal.)JCB, the company that introduced the backhoe loader to the world, is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2015, marking a history of innovation ...

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JCBCEA Adds Versatile All-Rounder to Wheeled Loader Range
19 Oct, 2015

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) has expanded its Wheeled Loader range, with the new entrant sure to win a legion of fans among farm and construction site operators.The 409ZX is a highly productive wheel loader with the ...

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Making Life Easier for Tech Savvy Customers with new website
14 Oct, 2015

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) have recently launched their new website, with a focus on mobile optimisation to make it easier for their customers to request new machinery quotes, compare machines and search for parts ...

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Agricultural Telehandlers and Wheel Loader Revolutionised
23 Sep, 2015

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) has added three new ground-breaking models to its already extensive range of Agricultural Telehandler and Wheel Loader machines.The JCB 560-80 Agricultural Plus Loadall, 435S Agricultural Wheel Loading Shovel and 536-70S ...

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JCB Teletruk’s Export Manager visits Australia
27 Aug, 2015

With an eye to build the JCB Teletruk market in Australia, JCB’s Export Development Manager for Teletruk, Simon Cubitt, is currently spending eight weeks travelling the country, immersing himself in Australian industries.Simon has travelled from ...

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Efficiency and emissions in mind for the upgraded JCB JS300 Excavator
18 Aug, 2015

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) has released the new JS300 - bringing rugged durability to their JS excavator range.JCB CEA National Excavator Product Manager, Deon Cope, says that the new machine calls upon JCB’s sound ...

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JCB Wheeled Loader gets makeover
21 Jul, 2015

JCB CEA has unveiled the brand new 457 wheel loader, boasting all new features that deliver improved power, profitability and productivity.“This wheel loader has undergone an entire makeover; it’s a completely new machine and the ...

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JCB CEA is introducing two compact wheeled loaders to their range – the 403 and the 406ZX – both boasting small dimensions and versatility suited to any task, from material handling to farming applications.403 – ...

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Since its inception 10 years ago, Sydney-based equipment hire company GoodService has exclusively bought JCB products, citing reliability, ease-of-use and durability as the driving factors behind this brand loyalty.Chadd Dotta, owner and founder of GoodService ...

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Reliable power supply is critical in the supermarket sector, as independent operator Klose’s Supermarkets proved after its new JCB QS generators saved produce and maintained operations in not one but three recent blackouts.Klose’s Supermarkets operates ...

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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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