The Top 5 Excavator Brands for Reliability and Safety

There’s a stack of excavator brands to choose from in the Australian market. Whether you’re working on civil, construction, infrastructure, or local government projects, you need a machine that’s fit for the task, safe, comfortable, and reliable enough to get the job done.

We’ve summarised our top 5 excavator brands for reliability, performance and safety.


Kobelco has been around since 1930 when the company was first founded in Japan. from small beginnings, the company is now one of the world’s leading manufacturers. With a heavy focus on consistency and quality across the globe, Kobelco focuses on refining every component of their machines which enables regular continuous productivity gains. The Read more


What our happy customers say

We promise fast, safe, professional and friendly service – here’s what some of our customers have to say:

  • Peter
    Hazell Bros Group

    I’m very happy with the service from Orange Hire. The quality of the plant… I wouldn‘t change anything..

  • George
    Mack Civil

    You guys have done a great job and have come a long way in the past few years.

  • Stephen
    JNC Group

    The team is very super friendly, nothing is ever a problem and issues are dealt with in a timely manner.