Machine technology


Cool Machine of the Week: ADiT Engineering’s L-MUVA

In the late 80’s ADiT Engineering was briefed to build a low-maintenance utility vehicle for use in underground mining. ...

You can now check a machines telematics using your phone’s camera

The Fleet Office has launched their game-changing new telematics product FleetAR. FleetAR displays the data being ...

$1.6 Billion Floating LNG Project Granted Major Project Status

The Australian Government has granted a $1.6 billion floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) Major Project Status. ...

Cat is Sending its 5000th 793 Mining Truck to Australia

Cat has reached a major milestone in the production of its 793F truck. Caterpillar will send its 5000th 793, which has been ...

Peabody Energy has Ordered a Cat Longwall With Advanced Automation

Peabody Energy has placed an order with Caterpillar for a complete longwall mining system which features advanced automation ...

Cat S61 Smartphone: A Smartphone by Caterpillar, For Tradies

There is hardly a more recognised brand in construction than Caterpillar. Cat is synonymous with its bright yellow machines, ...

Rio Tinto’s Autonomous Trucks Have Now Moved 1 Billion Tonnes of Material

Rio Tinto’s Fleet of 80 Komatsu Vehicles have now moved over 1 billion tonnes of ore and waste material in Western ...

This Bricklaying Robot can Lay 1,000 Bricks an Hour (and it’s from Perth)

Perth company Fastbrick Robotics is in the process of building a second of its commercial prototype of its Hadrian X ...
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The Hadrian X Can Lay 1,000 Bricks an Hour

This bricklaying robot can lay the brickwork in a house in 1-3 days!