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The Australian Government’s Economic Response to Coronavirus-Instant asset tax write-off increased

14 Mar, 2020

On 12 March 2020, the government announced a package of measures to help the economy withstand and recover from the economic impact of coronavirus. These measures included enhancing the instant asset write-off- Businesses with a turnover less than $500 million can claim an instant tax deduction on purchases of assets before June 30, 2020 that cost up to $150,000. For assets over $150,000, an additional 50% tax deduction is available in the year of purchase. PleaseRead More

The New MPK06 minipicker

5 Mar, 2020

A small machine is a great help while working. This is the promise by the newborn to the Jekko family: the MPK06 minipicker has compact size and limited weight yet it lifts up to 600 kg (1.322 lb) and serves the craft and the industrial sectors. The MPK06 is the one and only minipicker that has a dual operating mode, with a hook or a vacuum manipulator for glazing laying. The machine is 100% electricallyRead More

Fassi training at 600 Cranes

18 Feb, 2020

Marco Manenti from Fassi Italy landed in Australia last week to conduct some training with our workshop managers. From sales, crane installation and long-term service with maintenance workshops nation-wide, our staff are highly trained experts in the Loader/Vehicle Crane industry. Fassi Gru is the market leader among Italian producers. Its product range and sales numbers place it among the top producers of hydraulic cranes in the world. Fassi’s production potential is approximately 12,000 cranes perRead More

SPX1280: NO LIMITS

18 Nov, 2019

The new SPX1280, the versatile minicrane featuring endless options of stabilization A closer look at the characteristics and performance of the new SPX1280 will make you feel several light-years have gone since the launch of its predecessor, the SPX1275, that now gives way to Jekko’s newborn after long years of good and loyal service.

Instant asset tax write-off increased and extended

14 Jun, 2019

Businesses with a turnover less than $50 million can claim an instant tax deduction on purchases of assets before June 30, 2020 that cost up to $30,000. Please refer to your accountant for details. Call 600 Cranes now on 1300 551 075 to discuss our small crane options.

Italian Factory Tour to Fassi and Jekko

19 Jun, 2018

Our NSW Product Support Manager David Pickford, based at our Wulbanga Street branch, recently joined the company owners on a tour of our main Italian suppliers, Fassi and Jekko.  From Milan airport , the group headed to the town of Nembro to check in to their hotel accommodation and then on to the Fassi factory for a look at the Fassi medium build factory and the spray painting area. David engaged in some training onRead More

How to clear the message ‘WARNING #99’

18 May, 2018
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How to clear the message WARNING 99. Switching the crane back into stabilisers with the crane out is a potentially dangerous state, hence the warning message. Fassi cranes are produced in Italy and represent one of the largest crane manufacturers in the world. 600 Cranes have been supplying Fassi Vehicle Loading Cranes for many years and have witnessed the growth of the Fassi crane brand to become one of the most dominant in the AustralianRead More

Brisbane Truck Show 2017

28 May, 2017
Brisbane Truck Show 2017

We are proud for participating at the Brisbane Truck Show 2017, held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre from 25 to 28 of May 2017. More than 300 exhibitors have presented the latest in heavy vehicles, technology, engineering and innovation, in a space of over 35,500 square meter. The show have had more than 40,000 visitors over the course of four days. It was again a great experience to get together and to shareRead More

2nd International JEKKO Meeting in Italy

19 May, 2017
2nd Internation JEKKO Meeting in Italy

600 Cranes has visited the 2nd International Jekko Dealer Meeting on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th of May. The International Dealer Meeting took place in Jesolo, Italy, a seaside town, 45 minutes from the Jekko headquarters. The aim of the meeting was to create group harmony between the different dealers, encouraging the sharing of experiences and therefore greater reciprocal knowledge – this aim was reached due to the great participation of all the 30 distributors (60 people)Read More

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