News & Blog
- 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.
- Friday, 14 February 2014
Did you know that 90% of what is reported in the News Media is focussed on the 2% of the population that lie, cheat, or commit crimes? A further 9% covers Sport and Gambling, and only 1% covers the Good News stories from the other 98% of the population. Scary statistics, particularly the way our perceptions can be distorted by this skewing of reality.
- Friday, 17 January 2014
It’s always distressing to see people, especially those close to you, experience financial hardship. It’s much more common an issue than most people believe, with 52% of households having nothing to spare from their pay after living expenses, and a quarter of households having no buffer if they were to lose their jobs.
- Wednesday, 15 January 2014
- Wednesday, 20 November 2013
Well, the much anticipated WorkCover NSW Quick Hitch Position Paper has now been released. Access the Position Paper document here. The new requirements take effect from 31/12/2013. You can read in more detail the key criteria when selecting your hitches on our Quick Hitch Update, however our interpretation of the requirements is that there are about a dozen automatic hitch designs now available in Australia that meet the new requirements. Note: These changes only apply in NSW at present. Also, existing hitches on existing machines are not necessarily required to be changed, provided the other conditions in the Position Paper are met.
- Friday, 8 November 2013
RD Williams is your total earthmoving equipment solution. We have a range of quality new, used and refurbished earthmoving machinery, earthmoving parts, excavator parts and rock breaker parts that stand up to Australia’s harshest working conditions.
- Friday, 1 November 2013
Picture an elite sports person. A toned, muscular body is probably one of the first things most people envisage, especially if they are body builders or involved in some type of gym junky movement. Strong, fit, knowledgeable about the limitations of their physical ability.