West Cranes & Access Hire News

Western Victoria’s Green Power Hub

March 15, 2018 The ambition for the Bulgana Green Power Hub, situated roughly 300km West of Melbourne, is to develop an environmental, economical and sustainable sound wind and storage facility which will dramatically improve the states energy security. Therefore reducing power prices for the consumer and facilitating greater uptake of renewable energy. Using the latest proven battery technology,...
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Stawell Gold Mine ‘Perspective Outlook’

January 10, 2018 With the recent developments regarding the sale of the ‘Stawell Gold Mine” Confidence has grown amongst the local and regional sectors with employment opportunities set to rise as the Stawell Gold Mine begins the planning stages to re-open production and operations. With one of the longest standing partnerships throughout Western Victoria, West Cranes & Access...
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Mt Gellibrand Wind Farm

November 17, 2017 With Construction well underway at the 132MW Mt Gellibrand Wind Farm, West Cranes & Access Hire have been a major contributor throughout the development and construction of the $258 million Wind Farm Project, 25km east of Colac in southwest Victoria. West Cranes & Access Hire have provided an array of services and hire equipment such...
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Nectar Announcement

October 26, 2017 Nectar Farms has announced plans to relocate its full 40-hectare development to the Bulgana Green Power Hub site, sharing the site with renewable energy company Neoen who are set to build   56-turbine wind farm. Nectar Farms chief executive Stephen Sasse said the redirection for the company to shift its attention to the Bulgana site was carefully assessed...
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Access Hire Eqipment

September 14, 2017 West Cranes & Access Hire offers one of the largest and diverse fleets of Access Boom equipment in Western Victoria. With the ever changing and developing technology innovations, the Access Boom and Scissor Lift sectors are experiencing enormous advancements throughout the industry. Therefore demands have increased and competition throughout this sector has created a highly competitive market....
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Steel Rigging Services

July 5, 2017 With more than 40 years’ experience in the steel rigging industry and extensive experience working on steel fabrication project on all levels throughout a large variety or industries. West Cranes & Access Hire has built up a qualified and competent steel rigging team. If you need a reliable and hard-working team of steel riggers for your...
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Electrical Spotter

April 15, 2017 West Cranes & Access Hire have acknowledged and invested the need to obtain ‘Electrical Spotters’ licences among its employees to service the growing need and demand for the service across various industrial and commercial sites. After an increasing rate of workplace accidents in the construction industry, the Victorian Government developed ‘No Go Zones’ and safety...
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Humma 35T – ‘A Class Above’

February 19, 2017 Designed and built right here in Australia, The Humma 35T pick and carry is a class above its competitors as it offers many outstanding attributes that many pick and carry cranes do not. Its adjustable airbag suspension system and vibration-insolated cabin allows for a smooth travelling speed of up to 90km. The fully powered four-section...
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Western Victoria’s Largest Hire Company

January 4, 2017 With over 40 years experience, West Cranes & Access Hire boasts the largest Mobile Crane and Access Boom Hire fleet throughout Western Victoria. With continued transitional and diversity measures in place, the Company is forever leading the way throughout Western Victoria with a large array of Mobile Crane and Access Boom Lift equipment to accommodate the growing...
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Wind Energy

December 16, 2016 Together, with the renewable energy sector’s continuous technology advancements, and the Victorian Governments commitment to re-establishing itself as a leader amongst the other States and Territories, Victoria is investing and pledging to meet renewable energy targets of 25% by 2020 and 40% by 2025. The Victorian Government has recognised that renewable energy can reduce greenhouse emissions...
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