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Selecting the right equipment is important to help enhance your productivity.

Vacuum Excavators prove a versatile partner to Landscaping and Maintenance Contractors

Vacuum Excavators prove a versatile partner to Landscaping and Maintenance Contractors

The demand for non-destructive digging (NDD) solutions has seen a surge in demand for vacuum excavation across a wide range of industries and applications. We spoke to Vermeer Australia Marketing Manager Steve Reeves about the many opportunities that this technology offers to Australia’s Landscape Contractors. This surge in demand for ‘vac ex’ is being driven… READ MORE

The Advance of Utility Locator Technology

The Advance of Utility Locator Technology

Contractors are faced with a number of challenges when breaking ground in urban areas. Congested underground conditions, unmarked utilities and increasingly strict regulations mean contractors need to be able to accurately locate underground assets in a timely manner. Using a utility locator such as the Vermeer Verifier G3 locator by McLaughlin will help improve safety… READ MORE

Exploring Mini Skid Steer Loader Attachments by NORM Engineering

Exploring Mini Skid Steer Loader Attachments by NORM Engineering

Since 1984 Norm Engineering, a 100% Australian family owned business, has designed and built attachments for Mini Loaders, Skid Steers and other earthmoving equipment. These attachments extend the capabilities of Vermeer’s range of Mini Skid Steer Loaders, equipping landscapers and construction teams with the right tools to get the job done.

Choosing the right pile driver for Australian solar array installation

Choosing the right pile driver for Australian solar array installation

In many large-scale, ground-mounted solar farms, choosing the right pile driver is vital for building strong foundations.  A reliable and efficient pile driver ensures that work continues quickly and without delays caused by offline equipment. In ground-mounted solar PV systems, there are four main foundations types in regular use: driven piles, screws, helical piles, and… READ MORE