EX1800 at Foxes Creek, Hokitika. Was mining in the middle of the night until the bank caved in. . Believe it or not, a seperate powerpack was hooked on the finals, a ramp made and the old girl walked out for a full rebuild!...[more]
UH083 and UH083
Location: Ianthe Forrest, South Westland.
First one got stuck, second one got stuck, loader got stuck. Ended up having to get a D8 to get them out!...[more]
Hitachi Zaxis Roll-over
Hitachi Zaxis was working in steep terrain on road maintenance when the machine went over the edge. Thankfully, the operator is okay....[more]
This is not the place to lay down for a rest....
DIGGER DUMPED: A digger crashed off the back of a truck near the Story Bridge, Brisbane causing big traffic tailbacks
Traffic delays lasted for more than an hour as the site was cleared.
No-one was hurt in the incident.
( storey courtesy of couriermail.com.au )...[more]