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A blueprint for great service

James Smith wants to change the perception that quality European products are expensive and lack service support. As Company Director at Blueprint Diesel, a DEUTZ key dealership in East Tamaki, Auckland, he feels Blueprint Diesel is well on its way to changing this perception. James has worked with DEUTZ engines since starting a Mechanical Engineering…
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This DEUTZ key partner is a Shaw thing

After selling and servicing DEUTZ engines on Auckland’s North Shore since 2002, Shaw Diesels is set to expand as the second generation makes its mark. Dave Shaw started the business in 1988 with his wife Jenny in their garage. Now in a modern workshop, Shaw Diesels is known for quality diesel engine sales, service, parts,…
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Never a dull moment for Max

By day, Max Torkar is a self-described “counter of beans”. On weekends, the DEUTZ Australia Finance and General Manager “takes off the brown cardigan” to hit the tennis court or golf course. “I am a handy tennis player and I have even beaten our club champion, although he was the club champion from 1969,” Max…
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Power boost for DEUTZ Australia engine range

A global deal to exclusively distribute premium Liebherr diesel engines has enhanced DEUTZ Australia’s product range. Announced on 30 August, the agreement is an exciting opportunity to broaden and strengthen DEUTZ Australia’s range with a high performing, energy efficient product. DEUTZ will market the engines under its own brand name. The DEUTZ AG and Liebherr…
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Building a powerful partnership

Two quality products have created a unrivalled firewood processor after New Zealand’s Mahoe Sawmills chose a DEUTZ engine for its popular Whoppa Choppa. John Bergman and his brother, Ben, began milling the kauri tree, which can live for 2000 years, in the Bay of Islands’ remote hills in the 1980s. Mahoe Sawmills started manufacturing portable…
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Meet Liz Balint – one of our longest serving staff members

After settling in Melbourne as a young migrant, Liz Balint has spent 30 years working with DEUTZ Australia dealers. Liz, her parents and sister arrived in the 1970s from Yugoslavia (now Serbia) with two suitcases after her uncle convinced them to follow him here. “He wrote letters to my parents telling them about the better…
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Driving engine improvement

A great engine is even better after improvements to DEUTZ Australia’s BF4L914 4-cylinder engine. The BF4L914 is part of the DEUTZ Drive series, which is designed locally and specifically for the Australian and New Zealand market and conditions. They provide compact, reliable and fuel-efficient motive power with standardized components for a wide range of applications.…
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Fighting fires with DEUTZ Whispa engines

Global Fire Solutions (GFS) is a successful family business that started in 1999 and represents some of the world’s leading fire apparatus manufacturers. Trevor Wing, wife Christine Wing, daughter Kelly Richardson and son Damian fulfil the administrative, marketing and sales functions of the company and share many decades as members of the Fire Service with Trevor’s…
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The complete power solution – DEUTZ DPS Diesel Genset

Those seeking the complete power solution need look no further than our DEUTZ DPS Diesel Genset. DEUTZ Australia launched the latest portable power generation solution – the DPS Range of Gensets at the recent DEUTZ Regional Dealer conference in Hanoi, Vietnam. The generation set solution is a diesel generator for prime or standby power. An…
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New Side Load Kit for DEUTZ Drive released

DEUTZ Australia have released a new Side Load Kit for use with all our DEUTZ Drive products. The Side Load Kit simplifies installation of the engine in applications that require side loading via drive belts so there are no radial loads applied to the engine crankshaft risking serious engine damage. The Side Load Kit allows…
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