Celebrating 70 years of DEUTZ Australia

It was 1952, a big year for many. Queen Elizabeth II was crowned, Sir Robert Menzies was Australian Prime Minister, and DEUTZ Australia was established in Melbourne.

As DEUTZ celebrates its 70th anniversary here, we step back in time to remember our humble beginnings in Richmond, and how the business has created a rich and varied history.

What is genset
What is genset

DEUTZ Gensets – Do’s and Don’ts

Powerful DEUTZ Gensets are popular with customers needing a reliable power source. Produced to handle the harshest conditions across Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific, they are perfect in a range of settings, including retail, manufacturing, and farms.

Once you’ve chosen your DEUTZ Power Solution, it’s important to keep it well maintained. Here are some basic tips and Do’s and Don’ts that will help you maintain your Genset!

Aussie and DEUTZ – keeping industry pumped

Aussie Pumps is helping the climate change response with some of the best pump packages on the market, boasting air-cooled DEUTZ F4L914 engines.

Trading as Aussie Pumps, DEUTZ OEM Australian Pump Industries produces a compact and reliable 6” inch diesel engine drive Trash Pump for flood emergencies and lots more.

Hard pressed to find better quality

Ground-breaking family business Air Research Compressors has received a boost working with DEUTZ.

The Wagga Wagga operation has built compressor boosters in a range of sizes and outputs for the drilling industry since the mid-1990s and has now used DEUTZ engines to power several models.

Full steam ahead for old engine

This vintage DEUTZ diesel engine helped power Melbourne’s old State Theatre and is starring in a social media campaign to find Australia’s oldest DEUTZ engine.

Melbourne Steam Traction Engine Club volunteers saved the 1928 German made four-cylinder vertical two-stroke diesel engine and are keen to restore it.

Can-do DEUTZ dealer wins fifth award

A can-do attitude, elite service and great communication have seen Shaw Diesels named DEUTZ New Zealand Dealer of the Year for the fourth time running. It’s the fifth win overall for the Auckland-based business, which last year opened a branch in Christchurch.

Top Australian DEUTZ dealer goes back-to-back

Popular Perth DEUTZ dealers Trevor Brougham and his wife Faye have plenty to celebrate this year. As they took over Euro Diesel Services on 1 February, it went ‘back-to-back’ as DEUTZ Australian Dealer of the Year.

DEUTZ – Getting on the front foot of COVID safe workplaces

Businesses of all sizes and across a diverse range of industries have had to innovate and discover new levels of agility to create COVID-safe workplaces. DEUTZ Australia has been no exception in facing these challenges.

Full steam ahead for historic railway

DEUTZ is helping to keep Tasmania’s historic West Coast Wilderness Railway on track with two generators at either end of the scenic route. Railway officials purchased two DEUTZ DPS33DB Gensets to ensure that its stations in Queenstown and Strahan are never without power.

Building powerful connections in Queensland

DEUTZ is helping to power onsite offices in Central Queensland coal mines. Sold by DEUTZ dealer Penske Australia, three DPS13 KVA gensets have been connected to mobile crib rooms produced by Mackay-based M & P Services. Read more here.