Rental Services

At Salmon Earthmoving, we take great pride in exercising flexibility to assist our customers successfully deliver their projects.

Salmon have the experience, equipment and support capability for all projects, big or small.

full service

From Start To Finish

Salmon can assist customers select the right equipment for their job by studying cycle times on-site, load requirements, terrain and material type.

We pride ourselves in being flexible with respect to meeting the needs of our customer that can vary during project execution.

Civil Construction

Road, dam, haul road & runway construction, railways, aquaculture  and irrigation channel installations.

Mining & Mine Rehabilitation

Our equipment fleet is your turn key solution to mine development and site rehabilitation.

Our Rental Fleet

Hitachi EX1200
Hitachi EX1900
Hitachi EX2500
Hitachi ZX670LCH
Hitachi ZX690LCH
Hitachi ZX870LCH
Hitachi ZX890LCH
Komatsu PC2000-8

Why Choose Us

Our values and qualities drive the way we work.


Market competitive rates


Dry or full Wet service


77 years of industry experience


We Serve All Types Of Clients

Civil Construction





Because we understand that down-time is a critical issue for our customers, Salmon have made the investment in maintenance facilities, components and parts inventory and technical expertise to ensure all Salmon equipment on our customers’ job-site work to their satisfaction

We rebuild our own major components at our purpose-built Stapylton Component Rebuild Centre including engines, gearboxes and differentials. Our technicians have the ability to handle all levels of machine and component rebuilds, eliminating the need for multiple shops.

At Salmon, we take pride in how well we maintain our equipment. Well-maintained gear is the best way to provide high equipment availability to our customers.

Our gear is regularly inspected, comes with complete service records providing our customers with confidence in the project readiness of our equipment. To aid efficient and safe operation, we provide daily inspection checklists for operators to carry out


A legacy of experience, second-to-none service and support as well as leading-edge machine technology, enables our customers to meet both aggressive budgets and demanding schedules.

Machine Safety Features

Our fleet of equipment and plant can include a combination of the following features depending on your use case.


  • Hand-held fire extinguishers (or Securely mounted portable fire extinguishers)
  • Fire suppression system –activated from either both ground or cab
  • Walkways and handrails
  • Grab posts and rails additional to the OEM spec
  • Cab and ground mounted emergency shut down
  • Cat supported machine health VisionLink® data telematics
  • Auto lube system on specific models
  • Turbo shut down timer on specific models
  • Seat belts for all occupant seating positions – 3 point inertia reel (or if not available from manufacturer 2 point inertia belts)
  • Lights for safe operation and traffic interaction
  • Isolation points that can accept personal isolation lock in the off position
  • Platforms and walkways for normal field related activities
  • Alternative emergency egress
  • Collision protection – where required
  • Collision avoidance technology – where required
  • Reversing Alarm and camera on specific models
  • Wheel chocks for rubber tyred
  • Horn or other audible warning device
  • Safeguards on accessible movable parts
  • Numbers for positive identification- visible from a safe approach distance
  • Roll Over Protection System (ROPS)
  • Two- way radio (UHF?) equipment that interact with other vehicles and equipment
  • Falling Object Protective Structures (FOPS)
  • Ergonomically sound seating and controls
  • Consistency for manufacturer and retrofitted controls between machines
  • Attachment point for safety chains where towing capability is fitted
  • Maximum operating height labels – inside the operator cabs of equipment that could contact overhead power lines and low clearance facilities
  • An audible park brake warning device
  • Air-conditioned or protective cab where occupants are potentially exposed to harmful levels of eg , temperature, dust & noise
  • Windscreen wipers and washers

Safety and Health Management Plan

Salmon Earthmoving has a total commitment to a NO HARM work-place.

Commensurate with this, we have implemented rigorous equipment inspection and maintenance regimes, reporting procedures, safe work procedures, the supply of personal protective equipment, stringent drug and alcohol policies plus employee work flexibility and all appropriate training.