JCB Machine News & Articles

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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KENNARDS HIRE PURCHASES JCB 525-60C TELEHANDLERS
23 Jul, 2018

With more than 170 branches across Australia and New Zealand, Kennards Hire is the #1 family-owned supplier of high quality, hire equipment. From DIY through small-medium projects to large construction sites, their equipment range is ...

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JCB’S HYDRADIG WHEELED EXCAVATOR IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE WASTE INDUSTRY
16 Jul, 2018

The JCB Hydradig Wastemaster wheeled excavator is a totally new material handling solution. It brings new levels of innovation and engineering excellence to the growing compact wheeled machine sector of the waste and recycling market. The ...

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3 STEPS TO IMPROVE FUEL EFFICIENCY FOR EXCAVATOR OPERATORS
04 Jul, 2018

Some excavators are always operated in the heavy work mode which uses the most fuel. By using integrated work modes, you can improve your productivity with less fuel. JCB makes this easy for excavator operators with ...

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JCB’S MOST POWERFUL AND PRODUCTIVE BACKHOE EVER
26 Jun, 2018

The all-new JCB 5CX WasteMaster backhoe is quite simply the most powerful and productive JCB backhoe loader ever made. Expanding on JCB’s world-leading backhoe range, the 5CX has all the engine power, torque, tractive effort and ...

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DO GREY MARKET IMPORT TELESCOPIC HANDLERS MEET AUSTRALIAN STANDARDS?
18 Jun, 2018

A Grey market import telehandler is a machine sold by someone other than the original equipment manufacturer (OEM). These telescopic handlers are privately imported without the knowledge of the OEM. The telehandlers sold by OEMs ...

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JCB’S HYDRADIG WHEELED EXCAVATOR WINS BEST NEW PRODUCT AT HIRE18
12 Jun, 2018

The JCB Hydradig wheeled excavator has won the award for the best new product at the Hire Industry Excellence Awards. The award was presented at the HIRE18 conference which is the 50th convention hosted by ...

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PURPOSE BUILT DIESEL GENERATORS FOR HIRE COMPANIES
05 Jun, 2018

JCB is meeting the needs of customers in the hire sector with the launch of the RS range of diesel generators, specifically designed for the power generation rental market. Powered by a range of world-class ...

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AUSSIE FARMERS LOVE THE 525-60 COMPACT TELEHANDLER
30 May, 2018

The compact 525-60 agri telehandler is small enough to access older farm buildings with doorways under two-metres wide. With the best in class lift height of 6m and large lifting capacity of 2,500kg, it's no ...

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7 REASONS TO CONSIDER THE JCB 1.5 TONNE MINI EXCAVATOR
22 May, 2018

The JCB 8018 CTS is a conventional tail swing 1.7 tonne mini digger (1.5 tonne class mini excavator) which is packed full of features to help you to reduce the cost of ownership whilst also ...

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JCB CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT AUSTRALIA SELLS 10,000 MACHINES
14 May, 2018

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (JCB CEA) sold its 10,000th JCB machine in Australia last December through its dealer the Michaels Group. JCB CEA has been selling JCB agricultural and construction equipment for almost 20 years. We ...

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WHY WAS THE JCB BACKHOE LOADER #1 IN 2017?
04 May, 2018

The JCB backhoe loader was number one in Australia yet again for 2017. It’ll come as no surprise that half of all backhoe’s sold in Australia last year were the JCB 3CX backhoe loader. We’ve held ...

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THE ULTIMATE TOOL CARRIER: THE 3CX COMPACT BACKHOE LOADER
01 May, 2018

JCB pioneered the backhoe loader in 1953 introducing many innovative features to the market. In a rapidly changing world, JCB continues to evolve to meet consumer demands. The 3CX Compact is 35% smaller than a ...

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ROTATION INNOVATION – JCB HYDRADIG WHEELED EXCAVATOR
26 Apr, 2018

When some people take a new direction in their lives, often, they travel or take up a new hobby, but there are some, who deviate even further, throwing their lot into some long-considered idea. This is ...

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531/541-70 TELESCOPIC HANDLER WALK AROUND
24 Apr, 2018

The JCB 531-70 and 541-70 agri telehandlers are the smallest of our full-sized telescopic handlers. Designed to meet agricultural demands, these telehandlers offer unparalleled productivity (courtesy of regenerative hydraulics), excellent performance, versatility and efficiency.   World’s No. ...

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7 REASONS TO CONSIDER A WHEELED EXCAVATOR
17 Apr, 2018

Wheeled excavators have several benefits over comparable machines including visibility, stability, mobility, maneuverability, serviceability, comfort and versatility. The JCB Hydradig 110W wheeled excavator delivers on these features at class leading levels.   Visibility JCB’s Hydradig 110W wheeled excavator ...

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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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GRAIN GROWER REAPS BENEFITS OF FIRST HARVEST WITH NEW FASTRAC 8330 TRACTOR
22 Mar, 2018

Esperance grain grower Greg Curnow bought his new JCB Fastrac 8330 in November last year, just in time for a fruitful harvest season. In addition to being a smooth and comfortable ride, the ability to extend ...

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THE RISKS OF GREY MARKET IMPORTS
21 Mar, 2018

Grey market imports are machines sold into Australia as new, unused or low-hour machines for less than recommended retail prices. These machines expose you to unnecessary risks because they may not comply with Australian standards and ...

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JCB HYDRADIG OFFERS IMPROVED SPECS AND A LOWER PRICE
26 Feb, 2018

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (JCB CEA) has added a new model to its flagship Hydradig range, due to a positive response from demos across the country last year. The new model offers customers the option of ...

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