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Monday, June 1, 2015

Part of the premier dealerships for Trimble Heavy Civil, Marine and Mining products has acquired Versatech Engineering Services, a long time Loadrite dealer in Western Australia. Based in Perth and the Goldfields, Versatech expands SITECH WA’s presence in the West Australian Civil, Mining, Quarrying, Forestry and Agricultural Sectors.

Financial terms were not disclosed.

The Versatech Engineering Services portfolio includes the full Trimble Loadrite product range:

  • Loader Scales (L2180, L2150 & Force): Weighing systems designed for wheel loaders, from entry-level through advanced functionality options. Inclusive of Legal For Trade (LFT) on all L-Series models.

  • Excavator Scales (X2350): Designed and engineered specifically for bucket excavators, LOADRITE X-Series excavator scales use proprietary Multi-Dimensional Compensation (MDC) weighing technology to achieve accurate weighing performance with no disruption to the operation of the excavator, over a wide range of operating conditions.

  • Conveyor Belt Scales (C-Series Fixed & Mobile): The Loadrite C-Series product range is designed for rugged industries such as aggregates, bulk handling and mining.

  • Reporting (IMS, LP950 Printer, Insight, InsightHQ & LR360): Loadrite has a range of productivity, availability and performance reports to provide near real time information about your operations.

  • Tire Monitoring (TirePulse): TirePulse helps you to proactively manage your rubber-tired assets and schedule cost-effective preventative maintenance to extend tire life, promote fuel efficiency and avoid safety risks.

  • Tractor & Forklift Scales (S1100 & Sprint): The S Series scales are on-board scales providing accurate in-cab payload measurement for compact machines. The S1100 is suitable for use on tractors, forklifts and skidsteers, across a range of machine sizes, brands & models. The Sprint is a smart business investment that provides basic weighing for compact machines, tractors and forklifts.


As well as being:

The distributor for Lincoln Auto Lubrication System which involves Sales, Installation and Service of Hydraulic Pneumatic and Electric Auto Lubricating Systems fitted to all forms of Mobile and Static Equipment in the Civil, Mining, Quarrying, Forestry and Agricultural Sectors.
A nationally accredited supplier of certification services for loaders, scales and other machinery’s compliance to the requisite Australian standards.


About Versatech

Versatech Engineering Services was formed in 1992 and was based in Kalgoorlie, the Goldfields of Western Australia as a labour hire company supplying Mechanical Fitters to the Underground Mining Industry. In 1994 Versatech acquired the Western Australian Distributorship for ‘Loadrite” – an electronic weighing system manufactured and shipped throughout the world - from Actronic in New Zealand. Versatech is responsible for Sales, installation and service of Loadrite products to all forms of mobile and static equipment in the civil, mining, quarrying, Forestry and Agricultural Sectors. In 2004 Versatech moved its Head Office to Perth while maintaining its Kalgoorlie workshop to allow sales and support for the ever increasing workload in the Goldfields.

Over the last 20 years, Versatech has grown to become the number one supplier of Electronic Weighing Systems in Western Australia. They currently employee 4 qualified staff whom will also be joining SITECH WA.

“We recognise that the business needs the enthusiasm and experience of a new management team to take it to the next level and we wish to focus on the Northern Territory side of the business while leaving the Western Australian Distributorship in safe hands so the legacy we created can continue.” Said Roger Trump, Managing Director of Versatech Engineering Services. “We believe SITECH WA – being the fully dedicated global distributor for Trimble products in Western Australia - are the right company and have the right team to be able to achieve this.”


About SITECH WA Pty Ltd

Founded in 2003 as an authorized Trimble Dealer, SITECH WA Pty Ltd, formerly HL Solutions (Haefeli Lysnar Construction Division), has grown from its inception and officially joined the SITECH network in 2009. They are the authorized representative for Trimble and Caterpillar machine control systems for your entire fleet of heavy equipment, along with Trimble’s complete portfolio of Connected Site solutions—Site Positioning Systems, Construction Asset Management Services, software and powerful wireless and internet-based infrastructures.

SITECH WA serves civil and mining contractors throughout the Western Australian state involved in a range of earthmoving applications and using heavy equipment from all manufacturers. They offer consultative advice on the right technology for the job, customized training, data services, installation, service and technical support. With a diverse range of highly skilled team members including Electrical Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Surveyors, Project Managers, Trimble Certified Service Technicians & Trainers, SITECH WA can provide a comprehensive range of technical solutions. To learn more, call 08 9445 2020 or visit the company online at www.SITECHWA.com.au

Media Contact: Siobhan Boffey, Marketing & Communications Coordinator of SITECH WA. Ph: +61 408 319 476