Case Studies

Orange Hire Partners with Cross River Rail

PROJECT: Cross River Rail, Queensland




About the Project:

The Cross River Rail is a new 10km rail line stretching from Dutton Park to Bowen Hills, which includes nearly 6km of twin tunnels under the Brisbane River and its CBD. The project includes the construction of four new underground stations plus upgrades to eight existing stations.

By unlocking the bottleneck at the core of Brisbane’s transport network, the Cross River Rail will allow more trains to run more often, enabling a reliable turn-up-and-go transport system for South East Queensland.

Key Challenges:

Early works for the project began Read more

Hire Solutions for Major Brisbane Road Project

PROJECT: Kingsford Smith Drive upgrade, Brisbane



  • Over 3 kilometres of concrete crash barriers
  • Multiple excavators ranging from 5.5t to 22t
  • Posi-track loaders
  • Road Plates
  • Water Filled Barriers

About the project

Kingsford Smith Drive is a major Brisbane arterial road linking the CBD to the Airport, Port of Brisbane and other key precincts. Brisbane City Council has committed to a $650 million dollar improvement project that will see significant road widening and better public transport options brought to the area. This, along with better pedestrian paths and cycleways, will deliver considerable improvement to one of Brisbane’s most important traffic corridors.

The road will be widened from 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 that this customer was feeling the pinch of budget constraints and didn’t have any upcoming equipment hire needs.

“My customer told me that unfortunately, they had to cut back on spending before the end of the financial year in order to stretch out their funds. As a result, they have Read more

Orange Hire helps Abergeldie stay in Pole Position

PROJECT: V8 500 Supercars, Newcastle NSW



  • Temporary Fencing
  • Waterwall Barriers
  • Compaction Rollers
  • Excavators
  • Site Dumpers
  • Attachments


About the project

Our customer, Abergeldie Contractors, was engaged to extend, realign and reprofile public roads to make them usable as a road-racing circuit for the annual Supercars Championship event. This included realigning civil and service structures in the Newcastle CBD as well as the nearby beachside residential areas.

Stage 2, 3 & 4 of the construction of Newcastle’s V8 Supercar Track was awarded to Abergeldie, with fast-tracked works planned to ensure the strict deadline could be met.

This complex staged project was time-critical, as the first Read more


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