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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

Versatile equipment: the key to cost-effective vegetation management

Versatile equipment: the key to cost-effective vegetation management

Vegetation management is a critical element of a utility’s asset management strategy. However, with maintenance budgets being tightened in many cases, there is a need to find ways to reduce costs while still completing all necessary work to a high standard. Network operators are under increasing pressure to maintain a large network of, at times, aging infrastructure across both urban and rural areas. Such… 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.

SC30TX stump grinder featured in the Australian Arbor Age

SC30TX stump grinder featured in the Australian Arbor Age

The new SC30TX stump cutter from Vermeer: performance and mobility in one compact package. With a focus on ease-of-operation, the compact design of the SC30TX offers intuitive controls, minimal service points and the performance of a machine that gets the job done. It has a width of less than one metre and individually controlled tracks… READ MORE

New Vermeer mini skid steer has 4-cylinder engine for maximum torque

New Vermeer mini skid steer has 4-cylinder engine for maximum torque

Vermeer introduced its newest mini skid steer that can handle a wide array of projects, from irrigation systems and hardscape projects to tree care removal and fiber optic installations. The S725TX fits in the middle of the product lineup and can accommodate a wide range of attachments, making it one of the most versatile machines… READ MORE

New brush chipper from Vermeer on show

New brush chipper from Vermeer on show

Vermeer Australia will launch its new BC700XL brush chipper at the 2014 Hire & Rental Show before rolling it out to hire and rental businesses. Vermeer’s Steve Reeves says the BC700XL brush chipper is the smallest machine in the company’s brush chipper line and focuses on productivity benefits and ease-of-use. “This compact machine features a… READ MORE