LDC Equipment is proudly Australian Owned and supports Local jobs

LDC Equipment is proudly Australian Owned and supports Local jobs At LDC equipment we believe that supporting local manufacturing is vital in insuring that Australia has a stable and secure economy. With recent developments like Corona Virus and the resulting lock downs and travel restrictions globally, it has never been more important for Australia to …

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Tips to Prevent Traffic Accidents During Roadworks

Road safety during roadworks should be top priority to protect workers, drivers and pedestrians. There are many regulations in place to help prevent accidents, but small slip-ups can lead to bigger problems when left unchecked. Safety First While a road is being repaired, there’s rarely an opportunity to close it down. The disruption to daily …

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Advantages of Portable Traffic Lights

Safety is an integral part of successful roadworks. The unpredictable nature of motorists and pedestrians along with heavy machinery create a combination where accidents can occur. Traffic management equipment is constantly being developed and improved with the intention of reducing or eliminating the possibility of accidents causing serious harm. Here are some of the advantages …

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Pedestrian Traffic Light Trailer

Did you know LDC Equipment is the only Australian manufacturer producing pedestrian traffic light trailers? In areas where pedestrian and driver traffic need to be managed, the Pedestrian Traffic Light trailer is the ideal portable unit. These units feature a set of traffic light combined with pedestrian heads to manage pedestrian and road traffic at …

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LDC Equipment awarded by Apac Insider

The Australian Enterprise Awards for 2019 have been revealed with LDC Equipment being one of the award winners. APAC Insider bestowed Best Traffic Control & Safety Equipment Manufacturer 2019 & Sustainability Excellence Award for Solar Powered Lighting Products to LDC Equipment. “We’d like to thank APAC Insider for this award and for acknowledging the great …

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Australian Made Portable Traffic Light Gets TMR Tick of Approval

LDC Equipment today announced the Portable Traffic Light PTL3 Type-1 has been approved by the Department of Transport & Main Roads (TMR) for use on Australian roads. The PTL3 – T1 is a tripod mounted portable traffic light system that offers a new way for traffic controllers to safely manage traffic off the road with …

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VMS Boards as Warning Signs

With the torrential rain finally providing relief for the bush fire fighting efforts, its posing different problems for motorists being caught unaware on our roads. Some drivers attempt to drive across roads which are too flooded and end up needing to be towed or rescued. In some cases its unavoidable, but in others a variable …

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Portable Traffic Lights – PTL3 VS PTL2

Portable traffic lights are essential safety equipment for roadworks and traffic management. They help to keep traffic controllers off the road and out of harms way. Our sets of portable traffic lights are available in two different models, the tripod mounted PTL3 and the trailer mounted PTL2. Both units are portable and can be set …

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Happy Harry – The portable radar speed sign

The latest member of our product family is Happy Harry, the portable radar speed check sign. Happy Harry is always smiling green as long as drivers obey his speed limit. His good mood can quickly change though, especially if drivers decide to ignore him. Happy Harry will become sad and turn red, letting the driver …

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Bluetooth battery monitoring app for Tripod Radar Speed Check Sign

Our tripod radar speed check sign already comes with a long life Lithium Iron Phosphate battery, but did you know there’s also an optional Bluetooth battery monitoring app upgrade? This lets you easily monitor the health and state of the battery from your smartphone. The app is available for Android and Apple IOS. Once downloaded …

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Shine a spotlight on your workers

Keeping workers visible at night improves safety and security and sometimes a little more than high visibility clothing is needed. When a solar lighting tower is excessive or takes up to much space, you may need a portable lighting solution that can be easily carried by one person to the area in need. In that case, …

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Safety and Security with a Solar Lighting Tower

Working machinery outdoors at night time can be a safety hazard, but a solar lighting tower can provide plenty of light to help mitigate the risk. Providing up to 30 metres of light (depending on model), the Solar Lighting Tower provides added safety and security for worksites, warehouses, factories, complexes and events. Help workers on …

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Add camera surveillance to your equipment

Clients often contact us with customisation requests with our products. A popular addon is to include a camera for surveillance and security. Here are some of the products we’ve added cameras to, but we can mount a camera on to almost anything. Solar VMS Cam Our variable message signs can be outfitted with cameras on …

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Full colour LED billboard – A great way to get your message across

The trailer mounted full colour FCP5 and FCP10 billboard have media capabilities with the ability to display text, images and full motion video. It definitely stands out from other signage boards and has high visibility outdoors. The high impact board can be viewed as far as 100 metres thanks to its large size. It’s ideal …

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Radar Speed Check Sign – Pole, Tripod or Trailer Mounted?

Now that we’ve introduced our new Tripod Radar Speed Check Sign, you may be wondering which one is right for you? A pole, trailer or tripod mounted unit. It will depend on your needs, but here a few things to take into consideration. SPEED The portable unit is only suited to slower traffic areas, such …

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New Product Released – Vehicle Mounted Variable Speed Limit Sign

Manage traffic with our vehicle mounted Variable Speed Limit Sign (VSLS). The sign features a thin and lightweight aluminium case and pre-loaded regulatory speed sign images. These images are selected by the driver of the VSLS vehicle with a touch screen dash mount controller according to condition requirements. An easy and effective way of quickly …

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New Product Released – Tripod Radar Speed Check Sign (TRSCS)

LDC equipment is proud to introduce the latest product to its range with the Tripod Radar Speed Check Sign (TRSCS). This new portable unit is tripod mounted and features full functionality of the Radar Speed Check Sign trailer. Simply attach the all-in-one integrated head of the unit onto the tripod, choose your maximum speed and …

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Solar Lighting Towers vs Diesel

When customers ask us if we have diesel light towers for sale, we let them know why we no longer stock this outdated product. The benefits of solar light towers are just too big to ignore. LDC Equipment is dedicated to supplying our customers with the most innovative and cost-effective Australian made traffic equipment available …

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Benefits of Buying Australian-made Traffic Equipment

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While it may be tempting to purchase traffic equipment from international manufacturers if the price is cheaper than buying Australian-made, there are many benefits from investing in equipment made by local companies, such as LDC Equipment in Queensland. When you purchase Australian-made traffic equipment from us, you have our quality assurance it’s designed and built …

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Solar Street Lights: Affordable Lighting for Events, Building and Construction

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Solar Street Lights: Affordable Lighting for Events, Building and Construction If you’re looking for an affordable lighting solution for your next event, building, construction or roadworks project, our Gold Coast solar street lights could be the answer. LDC Equipment supplies a wide selection of portable solar street lights, ranging from 5 watts through to 60 …

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Showcase your EOFY sales with our VMS and LED signs!

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Gold Coast and Brisbane LED signs, VMS signs and trailers for EOFY sales Our Gold Coast and Brisbane LED signs, VMS trailers and VMS signs are  great advertising tools to showcase your EOFY sales offers. Our Australian-made signs are ideal for marketing all types of businesses, from retail stores and car dealerships to suppliers of …

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Night Safety Focus for Road Safety Week

Night safety focus for National Road Safety Week LDC Equipment is focusing on the importance of having adequate night safety measures in place on civil and roadworks sites for National Road Safety Week, such as our Queensland traffic equipment. We pride ourselves on developing a wide range of high quality Australian designed and manufactured traffic …

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New Portable Traffic Light PTL-3 Type-1

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New Portable Traffic Light PTL-3 Type-1 At the forefront of Queensland traffic equipment, we have just released our portable traffic light PTL-3 Type-1, portable traffic signal system (PTSS), to ensure traffic controllers are safer during roadworks and civil works Australia-wide. LDC Equipment’s new portable traffic light can be set-up and managed by a single operator …

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Avoid accidents during roadworks with pedestrian traffic lights

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If you consider that in 2018 alone there were 169 pedestrian fatalities on Australian roads, the importance of having adequate safety measures in place for roadworks, such as our Gold Coast portable pedestrian traffic lights, becomes readily apparent. Out of these pedestrian road fatalities, people aged 75 and over accounted for the highest number of …

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Site Security for Civil, Industrial, Warehousing & Construction

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LDC Equipment designs and manufactures high quality Gold Coast security cameras and lighting towers, to keep your work site, factory or warehouse secure 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week. Our security surveillance cameras and lighting towers are wireless and completely powered by solar energy, so there are no ongoing running costs. We have site security available for small and …

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All new Gold Coast VMS trailers now have electric masts!

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As a leading supplier of traffic equipment and LED signs in Queensland and Australia-wide, we’re dedicated to constantly innovating our products and have recently upgraded our new Gold Coast VMS trailers with electric masts. We’ve added the electric masts to simplify operations and minimise manual handling risks, for better health and safety on work sites.  …

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Why Solar Lighting Towers are more cost-effective than Diesel

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WHY SOLAR LIGHTING TOWERS ARE MORE COST-EFFECTIVE THAN DIESEL If you’re considering investing in lighting towers for your building, mining or construction project in Queensland, here are some of the many reasons why our Gold Coast solar lighting towers are a smarter and more cost-effective option than diesel. SOLAR LIGHTING TOWERS ARE CHEAPER TO RUN THAN DIESEL While the lower upfront cost of …

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Cloud Director Software: Innovating Remote Access of VMS Boards

Cloud programming software for remote management of Gold Coast manufactured VMS At LDC Equipment we’ve developed and installed innovative, cloud based VMS programming software known as Cloud Director in all of our new Gold Coast manufactured VMS boards for remote access management. Cloud Director software allows customers to manage, control and locate their fleet of …

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