Posts Categorized: News

Our 3 Tonne Cable Trailers

Our 3 tonne trailers offer great value for money. They are highly reliable and full of fantastic features. Trust us, you won’t have any trouble getting these trailers past the safety officer on your project! Features Safe and efficient one-person operation 1 Tonne gear drive to assist with spooling and recovering cables Easy to operate… Read more »

Winch Hire Logistics Partners Put to the Test

Transporting WHA equipment to your job site has never been easier Last month, we put our entire range of logistics partners under the microscope to ensure we present our customers with the best possible services on offer. Local couriers and national carriers were reviewed and comparisons were made between their services. Only companies able to… Read more »

Our Winches Hard at Work in Brisbane and Sydney

Our winches are currently hard at work on marine projects in Brisbane and Sydney. Who knew winches could swim?! Brisbane Project Brisbane City Council is upgrading Kingsford Smith Drive to reduce traffic congestion and improve road safety. The upgrade involves widening the road from four to six lanes between Theodore Street at Eagle Farm and… Read more »

Cyclone Debbie Cleanup – Our Range Can Help!

This week, Cyclone Debbie has wreaked havoc on our tropical Queensland coast. The Cyclone, which the media have described as “Australia’s strongest storm in years,” has seen thousands of Queenslanders evacuated and transported to higher ground to avoid the storm surge. Thankfully, no loss of life has been attributed to the cyclone and the recovery can begin in… Read more »

Helping Shape the Queensland Renewables Sector

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For a long time, Queensland has relied more heavily on fossil fuels than any other state in Australia. At Winch Hire Australia, we’d like to see that change. We’re a proud supporter of the developing renewables sector in South East Queensland and we’re doing our bit to help advance it. We recently supplied a range… Read more »

Winch Hire Australia is the Supplier of Choice for a Large New Local Development

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It’s been a solid start to the year here at Winch Hire Australia. We aim to keep you up to date with all the new developments in the business, so here are two of the biggest that we’ve experienced this month so far. Supplier of choice We’ve recently been hired to supply Cable Hauling Equipment… Read more »

Our New Cable Crimpers

Over the years we’ve assembled a vast range of crimpers and cutters from the world’s premier manufacturers. The range continues to be a popular rental item for long or short term hire. Our customers love the range of crimper sizes from 12 Tonne right up to 55 Tonne with the option of battery-powered, manual or… Read more »

New Year Updates

Next time you visit Winch Hire at Sumner Park, Brisbane allow us to take you on a warehouse tour. We’re really proud of what we achieved in the week following our Christmas break. We started the New Year with a full stock take of our entire fleet of equipment. The plan was to complete a… Read more »

Introducing Our Latest Products from OMAC Italy

Buongiorno! We’d like to introduce our latest acquisitions from OMAC Italy: our 4 Tonne Capstan Winches and our 12 Tonne Cable Drum Jacks. For over 50 years, OMAC has provided solutions to optimise processes in energy and information development by manufacturing specialised equipment for underground cable laying, HV transmission and railway lines stringing. 4 Tonne… Read more »

Introducing Our New Cable Tray Roller

Cable trays, also known as cable ladders, are used to support insulated electric cables used for power distribution and communication. Cable trays are used as an alternative to open wiring or electrical conduit systems and are commonly used for cable management in commercial and industrial construction. They are particularly useful in situations where changes to a wiring… Read more »

Tips for Determining Air Hoist Requirements

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We’ve just unwrapped some brand new air chain hoists from JDN, manufacturers of high quality, superior PROFI Air hoists known for their robust design and suitability in rugged industrial applications. Click here for the facts and figures and don’t hesitate to contact us for more information. Air Hoist Capacity Determine the maximum load to be lifted… Read more »

Battery Powered Cutters and Crimpers

Winch Hire have a wide range of battery powered crimpers and cutters available for hire. If you would like more information about our products, we encourage you to contact us by phone or email for personalised service from our experienced hire controllers Matt and Travis. Working on today’s power and data connections calls for increased mobility… Read more »