The One Man job

A machine built for the ‘one-man job’ scenario in underground mining.

It’s also known for its versatility and will slash your operation costs and improve your team’s results in productivity.

The L-Muva’s durable design is known to last in harsh underground conditions 10+ years,offering a long-term saving and a high ROI – built tough and engineered over 20 years ago to cater specifically to underground mining, with the opportunity to utilise across industries!

The standard L-Muva model is equipped with a 4m x 2m, with the opportunity to attach an extender tray, scissor lift, a removable half cab, and a light crane, minimising one use machinery onsite.

The machine was recently trialled in a localGoldfields underground minesite, returning positive feedback on its appearance, versatility and it’s potential in underground mining.

Now, the Managing Director of L-Muva has a machine available to purchase with low hours, ex-demonstration out of Kalgoorlie.
Its skid steer design provides better manoeuvrability with a capability of turning 360* within 4.5m area making the machine suitable for applications where transit space is limited, such as mining, civil construction sites and bulk storage facilities.

Made from rust resistant materials, the machine is less susceptible to damage and can withstand harsh environments, particularly those faced in the underground mining game.

Its small foot print design allows it to work in areas where IT’S can’t access and its component replacement is easily performed with fast and clear access to engine, pumps and wheel motors.

At the point of sale, the L-Muva team arranges a support and training schedule catering to the purchaser’s requirements.
If you’re interested in purchasing the ex-demo machine, please contact

If you would like more information on the L-Muva and its capabilities, you can view their directory listing here.

Auto Electrical services, personal development + staff retention!

The current topic in focus across mining is staff retention, and despite it being an age-old industry topic, the answer seems to lie within the employees’ happiness and opportunity for personal development.

Having launched in 2017, founder of Voltaic, Joshua Doutch holds qualifications as an Auto Electrician, as well as trade qualifications in Mobile Plant Mechanics and Telecommunications, with national and international experiences.

His belief is, by providing staff with internal and external training and development, Voltaic can retain quality employees with legitimate industry satisfaction, providing their clients with a high level of production when servicing their auto electrical requirements.

The method: Personal development = heightened level of job satisfaction = heightened level of production = beneficial to the employee Voltaic, and the major WA mining organisations they work with.

With a mission to create a business that employs likeminded auto electricians, who enjoy their work and strive to be the best in their field, the company’s values are evident to the end client.

Voltaic services multiple areas throughout Western Australia, with their main workshop based in Perth, and Mobile Auto electrical services Including labour hire capabilities throughout the Pilbara, Goldfields and Esperance region.

Their company values not only align with major mining companies, but also with the clients they work with in the general public as well.

Voltaic are creating a focus on excellence in each of their team members and helping the company maintain their professional and respected profile.

Organisations seeking auto electrical services across WA can view the company’s values on their website here

You can get in touch with Josh and the team via their directory profile.

DD421-60 Drill Rig FOR HIRE!

MAS Equipment was launched in 2018, with the provision of catering to the underground mining market in the way of machinery hire, sales and mechanical repairs. They are based in Kalgoorlie and currently cater to the wider Goldfields region.

Their Management team experience lies in the underground drill rigs, and their skillset is often sought after. Their machines are always well maintained and backed by a team of qualified tradesman.

Whilst they specialise in the hire of underground drill rigs, due to their extensive network and experience in underground mining, they are ever expanding their fleet list, mechanical facilities and also stock SX and piece parts to back it up.

A combination of a long-term family friendship combined with over 40+ years’ experience in the underground mining scene has equated to the rapid success of this new venture

Newest model Jumbo.
Fresh after a long-term hire, MAS Equipment’s DD421-60 Development Drill (Jumbo) has now become available for short/long term dry hire.

The DD421-60 comes fitted with a CT16 compressor, TB60 booms, 8/14” split feed rails, RD525 high frequency drifters and the latest TH561 drilling hydraulics.
In addition to hiring a machine of this calibre is MAS Equipment’s ability to provide any onsite maintenance work that may arise.
You can view their profile on the national services directory here. 

If you’re interested in more information on the DD421 Jumbo, you can contact MAS Equipment here:  0400 639 198