Newly appointed general manager of Komatsu Forklift Australia Pty Ltd (KFAP) Joe Hashem relishes a challenge: hence his decision to join the Japanese-owned company and help it increase its market share in Australia.
At Komatsu Forklift Australia, we are committed to ensuring that our future generation of technicians will possess the necessary skills, attitude and motivation required to keep us at the top of our game.
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The gala event was hosted with a touch of glamour by sports presenter Ali Mutch Thursday evening at the iconic Luna Park Sydney. Komatsu was honored to have the company of distinguished guests Mr Isoda, President and CEO of Komatsu Utility Japan, Mr Hobo and Mr Nakayama the Consulate General of Japan and Consul of Japan respectively.
At the official launch of Komatsu Forklift Australia, 9th September 2009, Sydney. President of Komatsu Utility Co, Japan Mr Isoda welcomed Komatsu Forklift Australia to their global family and announced what this aquisition means for the Australian market.
On August 1, 2009. Komatsu Forklift Australia Pty Ltd officially opened its doors across Australia creating history as Komatsu Forklift’s first factory owned distribution company in its 51 years of producing forklifts. The materials handling company was purchased in April this year by Komatsu Ltd, Japan adding to their global mining, earthmoving and forklift family.
Sumitomo Corp is pleased to announce that its long term partner Komatsu Limited has purchased 100% of Red Australia Equipment Pty Ltd shares through its fully owned subsidiary - Komatsu Australia Holdings Pty Ltd
Oxiana is a successful, growing company which owns and operates the Sepon gold and copper mines in Laos and the Golden Grove base and precious metals operation in WA. Golden Grove is located approximately 450 kilometres northeast of Perth and 280 kilometres east of Geraldton in Western Australia employing over 800 staff and contractors.
Komatsu Tyre Handlers are exclusive to Red Australia Equipment, built from earthmoving experience. How do you pick up a 10 tonne tyre? With the Komatsu FD250Z-6. It has a capacity of 9300Kg at a 2800mm reach and load centres range from 600mm to 2800mm to handle tyres on the largest of trucks, especially in the mining industry.