Re-Born! Our 2013 988K has seen some serious love from the boys in our workshop, Well done to Pete and the Team. The Scope included a complete engine overhaul as well as all hydraulic pumps and the transmission being re-built back to O.E.M spec. Lift and Tilt Cylinders stripped and re-sealed, drive lines re-built and…Details
Our new “K” series loaders have finally arrived! Adding to our fleet and forming part of our planned expansion is 2 x New 988K Wheel Loaders and 1 x New 980K Loader. These machines are currently going thru the workshop getting mine spec and loadrites fitted and will be available for rent in the next…Details
Our JV partners needed a 12 seater bus to do a heap of dirt road work in the north, and this is what we came up with. Heavy Duty Suspension, Lift Kit, Off-road Wheels and Tyre’s, LR fuel tank, Custom rear dual wheel carrier….the list goes on. I wonder if Toyota had this in mind…Details
The diggers and the dump trucks may be the stars of the mine site but they all come to a grinding halt without their daily refuelling and top ups from the service truck. In addition to dispensing fuel out of the 7000 lit tank this unit has another 9 tanks for the various lubricants, grease,…Details
Swinging and digging hard at sundown and will still be doing the same at sun up! As primary loading tools it is vital that our diggers have a high level of availability 24/7 to keep mine sites running. We ensure this by enforcing a strict maintenance regime which gives them lots of loving and by…Details
As part of our continued policy of refreshing the fleet we recently purchased this 700 hour D9T and despatch it now to go and earn its keep. Unit is equipped with usual mine spec – AFFF, autolube, fastfill, lockable battery and start isolators, estops, cab pressuriser, walkways etc.
Our two latest acquisitions heading off to break some rock in the Pilbara! The Barrooghumba JV is a joint venture between WPH Pty Ltd and Nyiyaparli Engineering and Mine Maintenance Services (NEMMS) whose vision is to create enduring employment opportunities for Aboriginal people. We are very proud to dispatch these two units that continue to…Details
2 new Mack Metroliner Water Trucks about to depart to site. These robust units are well suited to the demanding conditions that we encounter and are primarily used for dust suppression on mine sites. Both Water Trucks are fitted with SVA water tanks (capacity 14,000litres) and unit on the left has the tank handrails folded…Details
On Friday 15th February 2013 our CEO Ray Bushnell attended the Rio Tinto Iron Ore Supplier Recognition Awards. Over 5000 suppliers provide goods and services to Rio Tinto Iron Ore, out of this 130 were selected across five categories of which there are three finalists for each category. WPH was one of three finalists selected…Details
WPH Plant Hire and Crushing Services have again been nominated for the Rio Tinto Supplier Recognition Program. In 2012 WPH came 2nd overall from all suppliers in Iron Ore, we are planning to take out first place this year. Our teams are continually striving towards operational excellence and exceed industry best practice.