15 things you can do with an excavator

The excavator is the workhorse of the construction site, helping crews dig, lift, break and move all kinds of material.

Both small and large diggers will help you work through your project at a cracking pace, especially if you take advantage of some of the excellent purpose-designed attachments available on the market.

Matching the right attachment to the job can Read more

Slasher attachment helps boost Council productivity

A case study on how our creative solution for a local council increased staff productivity and resulted in the project being completed well ahead of time.

The challenges

When our Newcastle Branch Manager David Broad was checking in with customers earlier this year, he dropped in on a local council to see if they had any rental requirements.

Dave explains Read more

Why the Attach2 Multi Grab Bucket is your new favourite excavator attachment

The Attach2 Multi Grab Bucket is a versatile alternative to hydraulic grapples and five finger grabs. It outperforms other fixed or hydraulic finger grab attachments, making light work of demolition, rock placing and tree work. Orange Hire has introduced the new MK3 grab bucket into our hire fleet specifically for contractors that need superior control and manoeuvrability on site.

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