Posts Tagged: winches

Ipswich Motorway Upgrade Has Finally Begun!

South East Queensland is getting some serious upgrades! This $400 million project is one of the biggest infrastructure projects to date. It will provide 400+ jobs as well as provide less congested and safer roads for travelers. The first step in the construction phase will be the closing the northern side of the Donaldson Road exit… Read more »

How To Safely and Correctly Couple Hydraulic Hoses

Check out our video on How To Safely and Correctly Couple Hydraulic Hoses Remove the protective cover from the hydraulic pump hose fitting. Wipe the hose fitting with a clean cloth to ensure it is contaminant-free. Firmly insert the hydraulic pump hose fitting into the hydraulic tool fitting. The connection must be fully seated as faulty… Read more »

How To Safely and Correctly Uncouple Hydraulic Hoses

Checkout our video on How To Safely and Correctly Uncouple Hydraulic Hoses   STOP! Before uncoupling the hydraulic hose, ensure the hydraulic tool has retracted its stroke. Loosen the hydraulic tool coupling anti-clockwise to disengage the hydraulic hose. Replace the protective cover on the hydraulic hose. Coil the hydraulic hose around the pump ready for transport…. Read more »

Hydraulic and Manual Cable Drum Trailers

During the past 20 years, Winch Hire has become Australia’s leading supplier of cable trailers that electrical contractors, utility workers and construction professionals turn to for their cable trailer needs. Our cable trailers have been selected from Australia’s top manufacturers and are designed for optimum operator usability, low maintenance and extreme versatility. Our Cable Trailer… Read more »

Trailer Mounted Winches

At Winch Hire Australia we have noticed a high demand for trailer mounted cable hauling equipment. Our range includes trailer mounted 3 Tonne, 3.5 Tonne and 5 Tonne capstan winches for electrical cable installations and trailer mounted optic fibre winches for installing fibre optic cables. The benefits of our trailer mounted winches include: Convenience of… Read more »

The Many Uses of Our 10 Tonne Winches

Although our fleet includes winches with greater safe working load limits, our 10 tonne winches have been in demand on various worksites around the country. Whether it’s long cable hauls, heavy pipe positioning or conveyor belt installation, you will find Winch Hire 10 tonne winches on the job and relied upon for implementing infrastructure. 10… Read more »

Now is the Perfect Time for Winch Service and Repair

Recently, many sectors in the construction industry have experienced the customary downturn in work. Just because this downturn has reduced the intensity of work out there, it does not mean that there is nothing to be done. Now represents the best time to get your winches serviced, maintained and repaired for the coming upturn. Winch… Read more »