Posts Categorized: Cable Hauling

Our Most Popular NBN Cable Hauling Equipment

The NBN is still being rolled out throughout Australia – completion is expected in 2020. We are frequently hiring out equipment for NBN cable hauling jobs. Our most popular NBN cable hauling equipment includes our optic fibre winch trailers and our capstan winches. Electrical contractors always find our portable 2.5 tonne petrol capstan winches easy… Read more »

Cable Stand Hire – Our 15-35 Tonne Cable Drum Stands

To meet optimal handling stipulations, optic fibre cables are typically delivered on large diameter drums in lengths up to 1000 metres. This reduces handling costs and also prevents damage to the cables. This also presents a challenge, because these massively heavy and large diameter drums are very difficult to handle. Enter: Our cable stand hire!… Read more »

Our Highly Versatile Cable Puller Twin Capstan Electric Winch

Our Cable Puller Twin Capstan Electric Winch is available in a convenient, wheel-mounted frame that is complete with operator safety screen and A-frame for secure tow-bar hitching. The frame design features two cable guide pulleys, which assist the cable’s angle and direction straight into the conduit or trench. The Cable Puller Twin Capstan Electric Winch… Read more »

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 Rollers & 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 rollers and guides are specifically designed to assist with these difficulties. Once setup is complete, our guides and rollers effortlessly allow power and data… Read more »

Find out More About Our Cable Trailers

Find out more about our cable 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 assisting… Read more »

WHA Provides Equipment for GC2018!

We are stoked to announce that we are providing equipment for the 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… Read more »

WHA Cable Trailers at the 2018 Commonwealth Games!

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 »

WHA Equipment for the Anna Meares Velodrome

Anna Meares Velodrome at Chandler was opened in November 2016 and was purpose built for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Check out the video below and take a spin with Anna Meares around the Siberian timber track which is angled at 43.9 degrees. Winch Hire Australia is a proud supporter of the project by… 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 »

Ross River Solar Farm

Construction is now underway for the Ross River Solar Farm. 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 City of… 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 »