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SSE Plant Hire

3 Tonne Excavator

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Cardup, WA 6122

3 Tonne Excavator Kobelco (SK30SR-6)

Our 3 Tonne Kobelco SK30SR-6 Mini Excavators are compact yet tough with enormous operating power. These excavators are an asset to any industrial or residential work site that needs earthmoving or excavation work completed. Weighing in at around 3-4 tonnes, this mini excavator offers practical performance features while also maintaining a short tail swing. The SK30SR-6 is incredibly fuel efficient with its energy conservation mode and a 42-litre fuel capacity, meaning less downtime on your job site because equipment needs to be refuelled. Our 3 Tonne Mini Excavator also ensures quiet operations on your site due to Kobelco’s propriety iNDr cooling system, meaning less noise pollution in residential areas. The spacious cab design also offers an unobstructed view, operating comfort and safety. Overall, the 3 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator is known for its fuel economy and digging power, easy maintenance, comfortable work environment, operator safety and reliable construction. If you’re in need of a mini excavator with a lot of power on your work site, consider our 3 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator.


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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)

3t Mini Digger

  • Certified ROPS Canopy
  • Short Radius Tail Swing
  • Swing Boom
  • Dozer Blade (1550mm width x 345mm height, 395mm up, 320mm 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 3 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator is designed for easy transport with an overall height of 2510mm x 1550mm width x 4760mm length. The operating weight of the 3 Tonne Mini Excavator is 3220kg with a dig depth of 2830 metres. We also ensure a wider working range but providing a larger boom and arm. The 775mm short tail swing radius of this mini excavator allows for operators to work in tight spaces.

Transport Requirements

To transport the 3 Tonne Mini Excavator, a 4.5 Tonne Transportable Trailer (weight 900kg) is required with a truck (minimum towing capacity of 4.5 Tonne) fitted with an electric brake control system with ringfeder.

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.

Additional Excavator Attachments

The 3 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator has a wide range of attachments available including:

  • Rock Breaker
  • Pole Grab
  • Auger Drive
  • Block Lifter

Contact SSE Plant Hire

Get in touch with SSE Plant Hire today to find out how you can hire the 3 Tonne Kobelco Mini Excavator for your next work site. Our services area includes Perth, Fremantle, Rockingham, Joondalup, Mandurah, Bibra Lake and beyond. Call today!

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