Posts Categorized: Cable Hauling

Simplify Cable Hauling with a Cable Drum Stand

To meet optimal handling stipulations, optic fibre cables are typically delivered on large diameter drums in lengths of up to 1000 metres. Although this reduces handling costs and damage to optic fibre, it also presents a challenge to cable haulers, as these drums are extremely heavy and large in size. This is where our cable… Read more »

Cable Tray Hauling Accessories

Hauling cable in cable trays presents a unique and difficult challenge for the installer. Often, there are undulating expanses complete with snags, varying levels and sharp bends to overcome. Our cable tray rollers and guides are specifically designed to assist with these difficulties. Once setup is complete, our guides and rollers effortlessly allow power and… Read more »

Winch Hire Australia’s Best Supporting Player – Our Hydraulic Power Packs!

Our company name makes things clear – we are all about hiring winches. Air, Diesel, Electric or Hydraulic powered – Capstan or Drum, Winch Hire Australia is here to support your equipment hire needs. Due to the versatility of our extensive range, winches and hoists naturally gain the most attention. For a change, we thought… 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 »

Ross River Solar Farm

                Construction is now underway. When complete, the solar farm will capable of generating up to 148 megawatts (MW) of electricity, enough to power 54,000 homes. Ross River Solar Farm is a significant investment that will help to reshape Australia’s energy future. The project will also bring the… Read more »

Accessories, Accessories, Accessories!

Cable pulling rope

Just like accessories are they key to your decked out car, they are key to your Cable Handling or Lift and Shift or  project! We have accessories ranging from cable crimpers, cable cutters, cable pulling rope, and even a 1.7 Tonne Capstan Cable Puller. When you partner with Winch Hire, you get to reap all the benefits… Read more »

Check Out Our Cable Pushers!

cable pusher

We have some incredibly powerful machines here at Winch Hire Australia. Our 1.3 Tonne Cable Pusher 13kN is a pendant controlled multi purpose unit designed for installing long lengths of cables up to 150 mm diameter, without the use of a winch (or the need to pull rope through first) and may be set up in various configurations. These machines… Read more »

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 »