JCB Machine News & Articles

Hire or buy: which is better for you?
03 Jul, 2015

Choosing the right equipment is essential for construction businesses, but working out whether to hire or buy is also important, according to JCB CEA National Major Accounts Manager Owen Parker. Owen says the decision about hiring ...

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New JCB 65R-1 Mini Excavator
16 Jun, 2015

The new 65R-1 mini excavator is the latest model to be launched in JCB CEA’s next-generation range of compact excavators, delivering power, durability and multi-functionality perfect for a wide range of applications.Weighing in at 6.7 ...

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JCB leads pathway for indigenous training and employment
11 Jun, 2015

A new partnership between JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA), TAFE Western (NSW) and an Aboriginal cultural and education centre will give Aboriginal trainees operator accreditation and job search support. Muru Mittigar, based in Penrith in Western ...

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JCB offers “budget-friendly” line of attachments
10 Jun, 2015

JCB CEA is offering an extensive range of attachments and equipment that falls under the $20,000 threshold for small business tax incentives, allowing owner/operators to expand their capabilities and grow their business, according to JCB ...

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JCB introduces excavator handler for waste industry
21 May, 2015

JCB’s brand excavator handler, designed especially for the waste industry, was officially launched to the Australian market on Tuesday at the first of a series of nationwide demonstration events.The all-new 20-tonne JS20MH Wastemaster Excavator is ...

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JCB shows Resiliance as Emerging Markets Fall
20 May, 2015

JCB achieved underlying earnings in excess of £300 million for the fourth successive year, as improvements in Western economies were eclipsed by sharp falls in developing construction equipment markets.Earnings for 2014 on an EBITDA basis ...

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JCB send more Machines to Nepal after Second Quake
14 May, 2015

JCB has stepped up its support for earthquake-stricken Nepal with the dispatch of more machines to help the country with its clear-up operations. The news of the US$250,000 (AUD$308,000) equipment donation comes after a second ...

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JCB announces $1 million Diggers Donation to Quake Zone
30 Apr, 2015

JCB today moved to support the relief effort in earthquake-hit Nepal with the donation of diggers and electrical power generators worth around US$1 million (AU$1.25 million).Ten backhoe loaders were made available immediately to the Nepalese ...

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New JCB Loadall takes compact equipment to new heights
25 Mar, 2015

The next generation JCB 525-60 Hi-Viz Compact Loadall has just been released to the Australian market, combining compact design with a reach capacity that can rival larger machines.“This new model is ideal for general handling ...

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Jo Bamford meets with Australian customers
20 Mar, 2015

JCB customers had the opportunity to meet with JCB Director Jo Bamford during a business trip to Australia.Jo Bamford is the son of JCB Chairman, Lord Bamford, and grandson of JCB founder Joseph Cyril Bamford ...

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Bigger means better for Allcott Hire
25 Feb, 2015

As a growing equipment hire business, Allcott Hire has invested heavily over the past few years to meet the needs of the bigger end of the market, and has chosen to partner with JCB Construction ...

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Functionality meets versatility in new skid steer backhoe
24 Feb, 2015

Safety, comfort and versatility have been delivered in a single package with the new JCB1CXT skid steer backhoe loader, which can be operated and driven while facing either the loader or the backhoe, says JCB ...

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JCB develops Remote Controlled Excavator
05 Feb, 2015

JCB UK has developed a unique, remotely-operated excavator for one of the country’s leading demolition specialists.Coleman & Company, a specialist demolition contractor based in Birmingham, England, has purchased the bespoke 21-tonne excavator, which combines a ...

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JCBGT Australian Tour 2014 Highlights Video
27 Jan, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TAzbuR9F-kEJCBGT Australian Tour 2014 Highlights Video

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JS220 Excavator Walkaround with Earthmovers and Excavators
23 Jan, 2015

http://www.tradeearthmovers.com.au/features/1501/video-walkaround-jcb-js220lc-excavator/JS220 Excavator Walkaround with Earthmovers and Excavators

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JCB Skid Steers upskill the next Generation
21 Jan, 2015

Safety, reliability and simplicity of operation are three of the key reasons a Victorian construction training organisation has chosen JCB skid steers for its training programs.Safe T Training provides specialised training in civil construction work, ...

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Latest Excavators set new Standards
15 Jan, 2015

JCB has launched two new eight tonne excavators that are setting new standards in safety, productivity and value.The 8.3-tonne 85Z-1 and 8.6-tonne 86C-1 are the first Australian entrants in the new generation of JCB mini/midi ...

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JCB GT Crowned the Fastest Digger on Earth
20 Nov, 2014

The world-famous JCB GT was today crowned the fastest digger on earth after reaching speeds of more than 70 miles an hour in Australia.The JCB GT - originally designed to perform high-speed wheelies at racing ...

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Chinese Premier gets insight into JCB Business from Lord Bamford
24 Jun, 2014

JCB is leading the way for businesses around the world as Chairman Lord Bamford met Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at an event last week in the UK designed to promote trade growth.The reception for ...

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JCB’s new TM320S Agri articulated telehandler
16 Sep, 2013

JCB’s new TM320S Agri articulated telehandler is unlike any other product on the Australian market: a cross between a wheel loader and a telehandler, it is exceptionally manoeuvrable to allow loads to be placed with ...

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NO TASK TOO SMALL FOR NEW COMPACT JCB LOADERS

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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GOODSERVICE INVESTS IN ITS FUTURE WITH JCB CEA

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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SA SUPERMARKET CHAIN INVESTS IN JCB QS GENERATOR RANGE

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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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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