News & Blog
- Wednesday, 20 August 2014
Australian Mining companies are going through their annual reporting, with announcements of record production and overall fairly good results considering the falling commodities market. Well, sort of. As new mines come on line, our production volumes have increased, and hence so has turnover.
- Thursday, 24 July 2014
I Love returning to work after being overseas. Truly, I do, because I work with great people in a great company and we make exciting things happen. The trip overseas reminds me that we live in a great country with so much going for it – we have the best environment and climate, world leading living standards across the board with comparatively very little homelessness, good employment conditions, schools and hospitals etc.
- Wednesday, 30 April 2014
The NSW WorkCover Position Paper on Quick Hitches for Excavators and Loaders takes effect on the 1st of May. For full details on the requirements click here. RD Williams recommends that when purchasing your new machine or replacing an existing hitch, you request the best, and insist on a Tefra quick coupler.
- Thursday, 10 April 2014
The position paper has adopted the Australian Standards AS4772 requirement that the hitch must have a separate “Mechanical and Positive device engaged automatically as part of the attachment engagement process” – most commonly a spring that positions the locking mechanism.
- Monday, 24 February 2014
Losing valuable work time is generally the most costly aspect of rebuilding or maintaining your Caterpillar Engine. To help keep downtime and budgets at a minimum, RD Williams offers a range of value for money alternatives to keep your machinery on the job.