JCB Machine News & Articles

FIRST 50 ORDERS DELIVERED AS ELECTRIC JCB DIGGER IN FULL PRODUCTION
26 Aug, 2019

JCB has made manufacturing history by going into full production with the construction industry’s first fully electric mini excavator – with more than 50 machines already delivered. The 19C-1E models - JCB’s first-ever electric diggers - ...

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JCB 1.8 TONNE EXCAVATOR IS A FIRST FOR SOLE TRADER
06 Aug, 2019

Peninsula Concrete is a small business operating out of the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria. Brian Dupas, managing director of Peninsula Concrete says his business works on projects with limited access. This includes driveways, pathways and ...

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HIGH SCHOOL TRAINS THE NEXT GENERATION OF EXCAVATOR OPERATORS
06 May, 2019

Coffs Harbour Christian Community High School (CHCCHS) purchased a 4 tonne excavator through their local JCB dealer, North Coast Construction Equipment (NCCE). According to Andrew Lynn, the Deputy Principle of CHCCHS, the JCB 4 tonne excavator is used to ...

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BACKHOE OPERATOR LOVES NEW JCB 1.7 TONNE MINI EXCAVATOR
04 Mar, 2019

Broadford Excavations purchased a JCB 1.7 tonne zero tail swing excavator through JCB CEA’s Melbourne dealership. According to Brad Sanders, director of Broadford Excavations the 18Z-1 mini excavator has excellent reach, power and stability. Broadford Excavations ...

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JCB’S NEW 1.7 AND 1.8 TONNE MINI EXCAVATORS
18 Feb, 2019

The new 18Z and 19C mini excavators have operating weights of 1.7-1.8 tonnes and are offered in four variants. There are two upper structure designs, zero tail swing (18Z) and conventional tail swing (19C). In both ...

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2.5 TONNE EXCAVATOR USED TO IRRIGATE WEBSTER WALNUTS
03 Oct, 2018

Webster recently purchased a JCB 2.5 tonne excavator through their local dealer Intersales Leeton. The mini excavator is currently being used for pipework on their Leeton walnut farm. An auger attachment is used to drill ...

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JCB’S FOUR AND FIVE TONNE EXCAVATORS
31 Jul, 2018

JCB's 4 and 5 tonne excavators represent a new generation of compact excavators with greater control, efficiency, performance and strength. These excavators are highly productive, compact, agile, innovative and economical to own. They also have exclusive ...

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MINI EXCAVATOR TAIL SWINGS: CONVENTIONAL VS. REDUCED VS. ZERO
03 Apr, 2018

Do you know which mini excavator tail swing is right for you? We’ve made it easy by spelling out the pros and cons of zero, reduced and conventional tail swing excavators.   Zero Tail-Swing Excavator A zero tail-swing excavator’s ...

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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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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 Excavators set new Standards
15 Jan, 2015

JCB has launched two new eight tonne mini 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 ...

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