Media Releases

Media Releases

What do you get when you cross a golden retriever with a Power Equipment showroom? A Great Partnership!

28 July 2020

A chance meeting with a friendly Golden Retriever dog has set up an Australian Export partnership through the help of the Power Equipment…


Trouble-free John Deere engine drives massive new grain conveyor

21 February 2019

The John Deere 6068T1 engine provides all the power this OZTech Grain auger needs An enormous new tube conveyor for shifting grain designed…


Farewell Noel Heritage

13 February 2019

Noel Heritage After a career in the Diesel engine business spanning over 40 years, the last 16 years of which were with Power…


Quiet, compact Yanmar engines give Peerless compressor an edge

04 April 2018

Yanmar LN Series compact diesel engines are meeting the need for small lightweight and quiet diesel engines for use in air compressors in…

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John Deere Reliability Key to Campaspe Irrigation Success

17 January 2018

Campaspe Irrigation Success thanks to John Deere The well-known adage that ‘Nothing Runs Like A Deere’ is being validated every day by a…

Campaspe Irrigation

Yanmar Powered Hydro Vacuum manufacturer “small but mighty”

11 January 2017

The humble team at VAC DIG in Shepparton, country Victoria, is achieving big things in manufacturing hydro excavation equipment, and is contributing to…

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Yanmar Expands YH Series with new single phase model

21 October 2016

The renowned Yanmar YH series of diesel-powered commercial and industrial three phase generators has been expanded with five new single phase four pole…


Power Equipment Releases New Line of Engine Controllers

27 April 2016

Power Equipment has launched a completely new range of Engine Controllers to support Yanmar and JCB industrial diesel engines. The new line up…

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Yanmar Powers World’s Leading Ground-Probe Safety Technology

30 March 2016

Yanmar industrial diesel engines have been selected as the exclusive power source for the world leading Ground-Probe slope monitoring radar systems. Ground-Probe is…


JCB DieselMAX Pays for itself in Fuel Savings

30 March 2016

A fire which destroyed the pumping station at an avocado farm outside of Bundaberg, provided the timely reason for a completely new JCB…

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Yanmar & JCB – The Perfect Duo for Sunfarm

08 February 2016

Bundaberg irrigation specialist, Sunfam was one of the very first Dealers in Australia to use a JCB DieselMax in an irrigation application. As…


Yanmar 4TNV98 Pumps Water for Crop Research

21 October 2015

The Hermitage Research Facility situated on the outskirts of Warwick (Qld) is the leading centre in breeding technologies for crops as diverse as…

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Yanmar a Core Strength at The Lister Specialists

21 September 2015

The Lister Specialists was established in Perth in 1989 with the sole objective of servicing, supplying and installing diesel engines. Owner Peter Boam…

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Yanmar engine driving Latest Rex creation

02 July 2015

As the temperature drops across Australia and cozying up to log fires becomes the winter pastime, production is hotting up at Whitlands Engineering…

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Yanmar Powered Generator Drives Custom Irrigation System

02 July 2015

  Irrigating a long and skinny paddock provided a challenge which has been successfully met by the Yanmar Dealer at Boonah, (Qld.) Dover…

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Yanmar Efficiency Drives Briteforce LED Lighting Towers

23 December 2014

  A massive swing to the latest technology LED lighting is the driving force behind the sustained growth of Western Australia based lighting…


JCB DieselMax Repowers Shiplift at FNQ Marina

06 October 2014

Repowering the Shiplift at Rosshaven Marine with a JCB DieselMax engine has given this busy shipyard complete confidence in the operation of their…


Yanmar 3TNV82 – An efficient Workhorse Day after Day

08 September 2014

Even though Steve Barbeler has owned and operated his Yanmar 3TNV82 diesel engine for four years, he remains impressed at how well this…

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JCB Pump Buggy Delivers Portable Pumping

15 August 2014

There is a huge variety of ‘buggies’ in this world, but there’s only one JCB Pump Buggy. It is the brainchild of Mackay…

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Yanmar 3TNV88 CPG Pack over 2000 hours & 100% Problem Free

30 July 2014

  In the middle of the cane field, the centre pivot irrigator circulates, ever so slowly.  Behind the mist of water being dumped…

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Yanmar Drives Whitlands Rex 600 Wood Splitters

14 March 2014

As the cost of energy continues to soar, slow combustion wood burning heaters are steadily gaining in popularity.  And just as the demand…

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Eniquest Specifies JCB For Higher Power Needs

19 November 2013

A long and successful association with Yanmar diesel engines has led Eniquest owner Don Pulver to specify JCB engines for his most recent…


ThoroughClean Chooses Yanmar

12 November 2013

In the pressure cleaning business, Ipswich based company ThoroughClean is a market leader in the heavy duty commercial sector. The company motto at…


Quality & Service Continue to delivery for Com-Pak

30 October 2013

Com-Pak commenced business in Orange (NSW) in 1956.  Now, almost six decades later, this company continues to thrive because it has adapted to…

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Pumps Australia Teams up with Yanmar on Quality Platform

27 September 2013

Like so many industry segments, the pressure cleaning market is as tough as ever.  In addition to local manufacturers, competition from low cost…

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Yanmar 2 TNV70 Pumps Air To Clean Parks

27 May 2013

As far as vacuum machines go, this one is about as impressive as they come.  Peter Shead of Vacuum Loaders in Sydney has…

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Yanmar & Aussie Pump Forge Stronger Links

28 February 2013

Australian pump manufacturing icon, Aussie Pumps, has announced an enhanced association with Australia’s leading diesel brand, Yanmar.  While Aussie Pumps has been a…

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JCB Power Selected for Envirofix Hydro Seeder

25 October 2012

When the manufacturers of the Envirofix hydro seeding equipment received a commission for their biggest machine developed yet, they turned to a single…


Yanamr Powers Advanced Technology Vacuum Excavator

06 September 2012

The Goulburn based company Vacvator, manufactures a range of vacuum hydro excavation equipment. Vacvator has put their faith completely in the hands of…

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Yanmar 3TNV Provides the Power to Water Blast

22 August 2012

Yanmar 3TNV88 is a rugged, durable diesel engine that is ideally suited to the unforgiving mining environment.  The Sydney based company Jetblaster was…

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JCB Powers Big Capacity Mobile Tree Chipper

14 August 2012

When it comes to feeding trees into a chipper, there is absolutely no substitute for raw power.   JCB diesel power has been selected…

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Yanmar Gen Set Powers Radical Mobile Ozone Generator

21 June 2012

Yanmar’s advanced eG100i generator set has been selected to power a radical new Ozone generator.    The mobile unit is to be used by…

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Jetwave’s Twin Yanmar Power Custom 500psi Pressure Cleaner

13 February 2012

The Adelaide based industrial pressure cleaning specialist Jetwave has completed a custom made high-pressure cleaning unit based around dual Yanmar TNV series diesel…


Aussie Compressor Manufacturer Confirms Yanmar Diesel Engine of Choice

14 November 2011

As far as competitive industry sectors go, compressors are about as tough as it gets.  While many have been content to merely survive…

Aussie Compressor Manufacturer Confirms Yanmar Diesel Engine of Choice

Yanmar Powers Carrot Colossus

24 May 2011

By any yardstick, Rocky Lamattina & Sons is an impressive carrot producing organisation. The family company grows carrots at two separate Victorian locations…

Rocky Lamattina & Sons - Yanmar Powers Carrot Colossus