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Find out More About the Annual Load Testing, Brake Hold Testing and Certification of Our Lifting Equipment

To meet rigorous Lifting Equipment site stipulations, our scheduled maintenance programme includes annual load testing, brake hold testing and certification for our entire fleet of winches and hoists. Scheduled annually with consideration to rental periods, every winch and hoist undergoes this process of accreditation, completed by workshop personnel who are trained and competent in every… Read more »

Winch Hire Australia – Your Home of Cable Hauling Equipment

Find out More About Our Cable Drum Trailers Winch Hire Australia is your home of cable hauling equipment, and our range is used on projects throughout Australia. This month, you’ll see Winch Hire Australia Cable Trailers at work on electrical infrastructure projects all over Queensland. In the north, our 1.5 Tonne cable drum trailers are… Read more »

WHA Provides Equipment for Transformation of GC2018 Centrepiece Venue

Carrara Stadium has undergone a massive transformation to become the centrepiece venue for track and field at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Check out the makeover to see how the work has progressed to accommodate athletes on a world-class facility and increase stands to a capacity of 35,000. We’re proud of our small part… Read more »

Winch Hire Australia’s Equipment Used for Construction of World-Class GC2018 Sports and Leisure Centre

The Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre opened in 2017 and is ready and waiting for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games to begin. The mixed-use sports courts will host fierce displays of strength, speed and precision with badminton, para powerlifting, weightlifting and wrestling. Winch Hire Australia is proud of its association with the project,… Read more »

Winch Hire Australia’s Cable Hauling Equipment Used to Develop CG2018 Athlete’s Village

In 2013 the Queensland Government selected private developer Grocon to redevelop seven hectares of Parklands for use as the athlete’s village during the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018). Five years later the project has become a reality and they’ve invited the media for an overnight stay to sample the hospitality to be experienced by… Read more »

Got an Upcoming Cable Pull Job? Check out Our 5 Tonne Trailer Mounted Capstan

“It’s not every day you get a call to install cable on the Sydney harbour bridge,” said customers hiring our 5 Tonne trailer mounted capstan winch working on Sunday. These trailer mounted capstans are firm favourites due to the modified rope layering system, making rewinding rope onto the recovery drum quick and easy. Customers love… Read more »

Winch Hire Air Chain Hoists Used in Charters Towers Gold Mine

Our 5 Tonne Air Chain Hoists were recently used in Charters Towers underground gold mine infrastructure projects, and their performance exceeded customer expectations. Our range of air hoists offers a safe and cost-effective method of pulling, lifting or lowering above or below ground high-risk explosive environments like mines). With robust enclosed housing, these compact and… Read more »

A to Z of Delivery Sites

From Abbot Point to Zeehan, our Winches are really going places Recently, one of our customers was contracted to assist in the infrastructure at Abbot Point, Australia’s most northern coal export port, as it continues to grow as a key strategic coal port. They put our 10 Tonne Diesel Winch to work on conveyor belt… Read more »