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Hastings Deering (Australia) Ltd
Hastings Deering is one of the world’s largest Caterpillar dealer networks;
with 23 branches, 26 sub-branches and 4000 employees. We sell, service,
rent and support Cat® heavy equipment and machinery, offering complete
earthmoving and mining solutions in Queensland, the Northern Territory,
Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia and the Solomon Islands. Our primary
focus is on optimising the unit cost of production for our customers,
underpinned by world-class technology, service and support. Hastings
Deering pursues a disciplined sustainability agenda. Safety is our number
one strategic, critical success factor and we have embedded sustainability
practices in many of our services. We provide integrated solutions for end-
to-end equipment management; offering superior service and product
support, fast and efficient parts fulfilment, engineering services, training
and assessment services, safety consultancy, condition monitoring, hard
chroming services, rebuilds, and world-class remanufacturing capabilities.
Caterpillar offers the broadest product line in the mining industry and
Cat® machines have the power and versatility to increase productivity,
and improve operating costs and efficiency through excellent technology
integration and performance. Hastings Deering is committed to backing
Cat products with cost-effective, quality controlled and fast turn-around
service, and has invested significantly in plant, tooling and diagnostic
testing equipment, as well as our most valued asset – people. Our branches
provide a range of specialised service facilities incorporating undercarriage
repair, welding and machining, engine repair and dynamometer testing,
transmission repair and testing, hydraulic component repair and testing,
complete machine dealer rebuilds and Caterpillar certified rebuilds. Highly
effective coverage by field servicemen complements these activities in the
field wherever your equipment operates, ensuring a fast response to your
service requirements onsite. Resident and Field Servicemen operate a fleet
of fully equipped vehicles with the latest diagnostic tooling. Our service
departments are supported by a network of technical advisers who have
direct access to Caterpillar Australia and the worldwide dealer system. This
provides an exceptional response on all forms of technical and engineering
enquiries relating to products, procedures and design specifications.
The Cat product line-up for surface mining is unmatched and includes
articulated trucks, belt systems, draglines, drills, electric rope shovels,
highwall miners, hydraulic shovels, mining trucks, motor graders, track-type
tractors, wheel dozers, wheel loaders and wheel tractor scrapers.
Caterpillar manufactures underground products for longwall, room and
pillar and hard rock applications.
Caterpillar is the global market leader and supplier of complete longwall
systems. All over the world, Cat equipment and systems are meeting the
demands of underground mining under the most stringent conditions.
Adapted to the challenges faced by today’s mining customers, Cat
customised systems range from hydraulic roof supports, automated plow
systems, shearers, face conveyors and drive systems to automation and roof
support carriers. Caterpillar delivers your system of choice, from low to high
seam heights, for the longest longwalls and highest production demands.
ROOM AND PILLAR
Caterpillar offers a broad line of room and pillar products that have
undergone extensive redesign and re-engineering to deliver the highest
performance available in the marketplace. Products include Continuous
Miners, Feeder Breakers, Haulage Systems, Roof Bolters and Utility Vehicles.
Caterpillar offers a range of underground loaders and trucks to suit high
production demands and lower cost per ton. Underground hard rock
mining is a demanding application for any equipment. Cat underground
drills, loaders and trucks stand the test of time in a wide range of difficult
conditions. They incorporate the latest technology and are proven to deliver
productivity, reliability and operator comfort. Safety is also an important
element in the underground mining machine design philosophy of
Caterpillar and products are engineered with safety in mind.
As the world’s leading manufacturer of equipment for the construction
industry, Caterpillar offers a variety of equipment not specifically targeted
for the mining industry but important for a productive operation. From
backhoe loaders, water trucks and tool carriers to on-highway trucks and
telehandlers, there’s a Cat product to meet every need.
Cat engines are used extensively to power mine sites and equipment.
From diesel and gas generator sets to uninterruptible power supplies,
automatic transfer switches and electrical switchgear, there’s a Cat solution
to deliver the power systems and support you need. Cat diesel generator
sets, natural gas generator sets, bio-fuel generator sets and alternative fuel
generator sets provide emergency, stand-by, prime and continuous power
to customers around the globe.
Caterpillar provides mining technology products for open pit and
underground mine applications. Technologies that enable fleet
management, drilling and blasting, loading, hauling, dozing, truck
assignment, material tracking and operator management. Miners are
always looking for ways to enhance mine site safety, reduce costs, improve
profitability and boost efficiency. Cat® MineStarTM System provides the
most comprehensive suite of mining technology products in the industry.
It consists of a number of configurable capability sets that allow you to
scale the system to your mine site needs. Cat MineStar System helps you
manage everything from material tracking to sophisticated real-time fleet
management, machine health systems, autonomous equipment systems
and more. The capability sets - Fleet, Terrain, Detect, Health and Command
can be used in combination or individually to allow your operation the
flexibility and scalability it needs to be more productive, efficient and safe.
Cat EMSolutions is a unique condition monitoring service that incorporates
multiple sources of machine data into a single system for analysis.
Compiling all this information into a single data source allows machines
all over the world to be better analysed and compared to improve
As the next generation of the top-selling MD6420 Rotary Drill, the new
MD6420B includes numerous features and systems that reward operators
with increased productivity and efficiency. With a bit load force of 42,000 kg
(92,594 lb) and three different mast lengths to choose from, the MD6420B
can drill holes as large as 311 mm (12.3 inches) in diameter and as deep
as 74.4 m (244 ft) – making it ideal for high-production drilling in hard or
soft-rock applications. The rotary drill features heavy-duty structures, rugged
components, a comfortable cab, convenient service access and many
other attributes that reduce cycle time, improve productivity and lower
Papua, New Guinea, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands.
Hastings Deering provides end-to-end equipment management solutions.
We specialise in the sale, rental, support and servicing of new and used Cat®
earthmoving, mining and construction equipment, and after-sales support
for Cat diesel and gas engines (sold by Energy Power Systems Australia).
We provide superior service and product support with fast and efficient
parts fulfilment, engineering services, training and assessment services,
safety consultancy, condition monitoring, hard chroming services,
Caterpillar certified rebuilds, and offer world-class remanufacturing.
Offices: Head Office QLD
PO Box 46,
07 3365 9420
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