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SSE Plant Hire

2.8 Tonne Excavator Kobelco SK28SR-6

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Cardup, WA 6122

2.8 Tonne Excavator Kobelco SK28SR-6_1

2.8 Tonne Excavator Kobelco SK28SR-6

Our 2.8 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator is compact, easy to use and offers practical performance features while also maintaining a short tail swing.  This quiet operator is compact yet tough and a great asset on any job site. Known for its reliability, durability and safety, the 2.8 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator is useful on any residential, industrial or civil construction work site. This excavator also includes an Energy Conservation Mode which saves fuel, meaning less downtime of your work site due to refuelling. The Kobelco proprietary iNDr Cooling System also featured in our 2.8 Tonne Mini Excavator allows protection from dust, quiet operation and easy maintenance. Your operator will be thanking you too for hiring this magnificent machine with its spacious cabin design that has plenty of room to work as well as an unobstructed view. Your earthmoving problems are solved because the 2.8 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator has it all. Get in touch today to get an obligation free quote for this mini excavator.


Eye Protection is required


Hearing Protection is required


Head Protection is required


Hand Protection is required


Body Protection is required


Suitable Protective Mask is required


Transport Truck

(Ensure suitable Loading capacity)


Will tow behind your car on Transport Trailer 

(Ensure suitable towing capacity)


Transportable Trailer

(Ensure suitable towing capacity)

2.8t Mini Digger

  • Certified ROPs Canopy
  • Short Radius Tail Swing
  • Swing Boom
  • Dozer Blade (1550mm width x 345mm height, 375mm up, 300mm down)
  • 3 x buckets (300mm GP, 450mm Gummy, 1200mm Batter)
  • Rubber Tracks
  • Bi-directional Attachment/ Breaker Plumbing
  • Quick Hitch
  • Amber Beacon
  • Fire Extinguisher


  • GP Bucket 450mm
  • Trench Bucket 300mm
  • Batter Bucket 1200mm


  • Auger Drive
  • Rock Breaker
  • Block Lifter
  • Rake Bucket
  • Hydraulic Grab

Additional Excavator Specifications

The 2.8 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator has a length of 4550mm, a height of 2510mm and width of 1550mm making the overall dimensions of the excavator 1.7 x 2.51 x 4.87m. But don’t be fooled, this machine may be small, but it is incredibly powerful. In fact, it has an operating weight of an amazing 2950kg. With a tail swing radius of 775mm, a dig depth or 2590mm and a fuel tank capacity of 42 litres, the 2.8 Tonne Mini Excavator is the perfect equipment choice for a tight worksite but you still need a machine with great power.

Transport Requirements

To transport our 2.8 Tonne Mini Excavator, a 4.5 Tonne Transportable Trailer (weight 900kg) that can be towed by a truck with a minimum towing capacity of 4.5 Tonne, fitted with electric brake control system with ring feder is available.

Delivery of the SSE machinery to site on time is of the utmost importance to SSE Plant Hire.

SSE Plant Hire are able to offer very competitively priced metropolitan transportation costs at the time of booking equipment when the site locations has been provided.

All transport is quoted on an hourly rate with a minimum 2 hour charge to include loading/off-loading/handover of equipment and transport.

Our charges for delivery and pick-up vary depending on the transport requirements of the item hired, the distance to site from our yard and the time of delivery.

Any delivery amount quoted is ‘one-way’ and for one load only.

Any delay on site due to machine not being transport worthy will be charged accordingly.

If multiple vehicles are required our office will contact you prior to confirm so there are no hidden or unexpected costs to you.

We do have a minimum hire period of 1 day on deliveries, four hours isn't quite long enough for the driver to reasonably turn around and get back out to you.

Our deliveries are normally made during trading hours, Monday 7am till Friday 5pm. However, if you need a delivery outside of these times please let us know at the time of your booking.

Please make sure there is a safe area for our driver to unload, demonstrate the equipment and complete the paperwork.

Generally, we aim to deliver within a 2-hour window based on the expected start time requested.

For all Dry hires, and Wet hires where Hirer is responsible for transport, Hirer is to ensure the machine is cleaned prior to loading when off hiring or moving machinery in accordance with Road Safety. Loose materials can strike other traffic and hirer will be held liable if machine is loaded with loose material still on frame/tracks etc. SSE recommends that customers organising their own transportation of equipment must ensure all SSE machinery & equipment is comprehensively insured for the duration of transport in the event of an accident.

Special Deliveries - These may include: After-hours deliveries, Deliveries on a Saturday/Sunday, Delivery outside our standard delivery distance (25kms for metro, 50kms for regional), Special/large equipment delivery. If you are unsure, please contact the office on 9417 2553 or 0425 562 622.

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Rent the 2.8 Tonne Mini Excavator for you next work site in Perth, Fremantle, Rockingham, Joondalup, Mandurah,  Bibra Lake and beyond.


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