News, Articles & Publications

News, Articles & Publications by Vermeer Australia

Moving in the right direction
Moving in the right direction

The use of trenchless techniques, like HDD, continues to rise in Australia as utilities discover, among others, the environmental benefits. As a [...]

The benefits of a supplier relationship in pipeline construction
The benefits of a supplier relationship in pipeline construction

Businesses now have more choice when it comes to suppliers and can shop around for the cheapest prices. However, one of the most important [...]

The Rising Sun of Solar Farming in Australia
The Rising Sun of Solar Farming in Australia

Solar farms are taking off in Australia, with several planned projects – including a 2GW facility – set to surpass the capacity of the largest [...]

Long-term outlook for Australia’s pipeliners
Long-term outlook for Australia’s pipeliners

Given the current challenges to the domestic gas market it would be easy to assume a bleak future for pipeliners, but the high demand for gas on the [...]

Vermeer’s latest mini loader meets the needs of Australia’s contractors head on
Vermeer’s latest mini loader meets the needs of Australia’s contractors head on

Vermeer’s expansion of its range of compact and powerful mini loaders continues with the introduction of the new S925TX, a unit that  combines [...]

Survival of the fittest for EPC players
Survival of the fittest for EPC players

Despite solid growth in the Australian utility-scale solar sector, it is expected that some engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) players [...]

IRENA report predicts the cost of generating solar power will fall
IRENA report predicts the cost of generating solar power will fall

The cost of generating electricity from solar sources is expected to fall significantly in the next 10 years, with components like mounting systems [...]

Key considerations for selecting a vacuum excavator
Key considerations for selecting a vacuum excavator

Vacuum excavators are essential for jobs that require excavating in congested areas as they can safely remove spoil while minimising ground disruption [...]

The Drill Trifecta: Speed, Simplicity and Sound
The Drill Trifecta: Speed, Simplicity and Sound

When completing HDD projects in urban areas, having equipment that gets the job done quickly, is easy to use, and reduces disturbance to [...]

Advanced Uses for Vacuum Excavators
Advanced Uses for Vacuum Excavators

A vacuum excavator can be one of the most versatile pieces of equipment on a worksite. Its uses go far beyond the typical potholing or utility [...]