Excavator Hire in Capella

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7th February 2019

Excavator Operator Licence & Ticket Guide

*Last Updated: June 2020 Quick Links: Do you need a licence to operate an excavator? What’s the law in Australia for operating an excavator? How can I prove my excavator competency? What sort of operator experience is considered? How can I hire an excavator? How can I win work for my excavator? It's difficult to beat the effectiveness of an excavator with their myriad of attachments and great durability. You’ve probably considered working in excavation or thought of renting a machine for some DIY home excavations, but what are the requirements to operate an excavator? Perhaps you have already read our guide to excavator hire and taking the next step as to whether a licence needed?

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6th February 2019

A step-by-step guide to building a shed

Steps to build a shed: Know the lay of the land Draft your up your plans Finalise plans and mark out area Excavate the slab hole Install wooden forms around excavated slab hole Pour basecourse and compact it Add in layer of sand Lay a sheet of polythene Lay reinforcing mesh Pour and cure concrete (one of the hardest and most tedious steps) Organise shed frame Install and secure shed frame (fasten/fix to slab) Install shelving, furniture, and decor

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11th April 2021

Macmahon Holdings Wins $200m Contract at QLD Dawson Mine

Macmahon Holdings has been awarded a new $200 million contract by Anglo American Australia for mining works at the Dawson metallurgical coal mine in Queensland. The contract award will get Macmahon to deliver surface mining services at the Dawson South operations over a three-year period beginning July 2021. “We are very pleased to be selected for the Dawson South operation by Anglo American, a leading global mining company. We look forward to working very closely with our new client to ensure a smooth transition period and continuity of safe operations. This new project further strengthens our growing east coast presence,” Macmahon Holdings CEO and Managing Director Michael Finnegan said. The Dawson Mine is located in Central Queensland and it is considered as one of the oldest coal mining operations in the region – commencing operations in 1961. The mine is comprised of three operating pits, namely North, Central and South. The Dawson Mine was the first Australian mine to export coal to Japan in 1961 as well as the first mine to introduce the use of draglines in operations in 1963. The Dawson Mine is a joint venture development between Anglo American and Mitsui Holdings, and operated by Anglo American.

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