First, let me briefly touch upon the overall relations between Japan and Australia, as well as the significance of Komatsu Forklift Australia. 

Japan and Australia have built strong ties and bonds of mutual trust over many years through business partnerships. In addition to these trade ties, our relationship has developed into a comprehensive partnership encompassing political, social and cultural aspects. 

I am extremely pleased to be here today for the officially launch of Komatsu Forklift Australia Pty (Proprietary) Ltd., supported by many of our customers , distinguished guests, and our staff.

Looking back on the past decade, I cannot help but feel overwhelmed with feelings of appreciation to all the people who have supported Komatsu Forklift and helped us to establish the new company under Komatsu.  This party and event is no more than a small token of appreciation from us to all of you. 

Komatsu Forklift Australia’s 11 branches are strategically positioned throughout Australia providing the market with a complete sales, hire, service and parts package.

Customers can be confident that their equipment and its maintenance are provided by the manufacture, with various solutions and recommendations provided based on Komatsu’s experience and knowledge.

Sumitomo Corporation 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. The acquisition took effect March 31 2009. 

TeamVodafone pulled the covers off their all-new 2009 racer and previewed a challenging season of competition at the Museum of Sydney today. 

Red Australia (Komatsu Forklifts) today announced an exciting 2 year team partnership with the prominent Triple Eight Race Engineering Australia (TeamVodafone.) 

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. 

Pro-Mech Forklift and Plant Services has joined forces with Komatsu Forklift Australia with effect from 1st March 2013. Komatsu Forklift has purchased the hire fleet and hire contracts from Pro-Mech and will continue to support the Pro-Mech Hire and Service customers in the same manner that they have always done.