Mechanical - Mobile Equipment Maintenance

Kangroo Resources prides itself on supplying the highest quality of specialised and skilled labour to maintain our clients Heavy Mobile Machinery. Our workforce are ex-OEM trained and are proficient in attending all clients shutdowns, breakdowns and general backfill requirements on Hitachi, Komatsu, Caterpillar, Sandvik, Terex, Bucirus and Atlas Copco Heavy Mobile Equipment(HME). We aim to have our clients mobile fleet available 90% of the time with little downtime to repair as we understand our clients production targets. As a specialist supplier of mobile plant shutdown services, our management, leadership and on the ground specialist workforce have dealt with numerous mobile plant shutdowns facilitating the shutdown from the planning stage right through to the execution and completion. Our team has valuable knowledge, experience and insight required to meet client requirements and understand how they work.

We employ a team of specialist Boiler Maker Welders and Fabricators, experienced in the work required for any Fixed plant and Mobile equipment shutdowns. Whether the job is difficult or simple, we have the expertise to repair the problem and get your vehicle or machine at peak performance.


We are leaders on the ground, providing around the clock maintenance to attend to client needs with the provision of field service vehicles to facilitate every step of the work. Additionally, to the provision of specialist labour support, we provide specialist equipment and tooling hire for mobile plant. Please contact us for more information.


List of Specialist Ex-OEM qualified trades we provide labour support in with mobile plant experience:

  • Heavy Diesel Duty mechanics/Fitters
  • High Voltage Electricians (Autonomous truck experience)
  • Boilermaker / Welders (Buckets and tray repairs)
  • Line Borers
  • Auto Electricians

Our planned maintenance category entails:

Servicing, pre service inspections, oil sampling of machine compartments, filter removal/replacement, fluid removal/replacement and machine inspections on: Pins, steering, mounts, exhausts, manifolds, engine (leaks, condition, retaining, turbo inspection etc..), transmission checks (leaks, fastening, condition,age etc..), driveline, tracks/undercarriage, compressors, Electrical harnesses, clyinders, hydraulics, pumps, motors, coling system, brakes, safety devices and circuits etc..

Our Breakdown maintenance entails:

HME in pit breakdown reducing the downtime to repair, experience accessing and driving in an open pit environment with HME interaction keeping in mind safety precautions and pit permit rules. Key procedures are followed with regards to isolations, testing, and working at heights. Our team analyse and diagnose breakdown issues by looking at the low voltage elctrical systems, hydraulic valves and pumps (testing operation, check and adjust flow/pressure, leak repairs), hydraulic motors ( test motor operation and effectiveness, adjustment of flow rate), Hosing replacement and repair, undercarriage (component replacement, rollers, bogey, track chains, plates, pins , adjust and report), Driveline fault finding and diagnosing drive and failure issues and replacement components.