JCB Machine News & Articles

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 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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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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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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