Certainty and reliability – your competitive edge


FleetCo is a global dry hire equipment provider. Our focus is ensuring you achieve your short and long term objectives with tailored solutions that meet your needs.

We’re much more than just a hire company. We take a responsive, service-led approach, using our depth of knowledge to support you through the life of your contract to deliver a great experience.

Whatever your challenge, we can help with quality machines, service, and support packages that go the distance. At FleetCo, relationships come first. Whether it’s a one-off deal or a long-term partnership, we’re here as your business partner.


We provide Australia’s most comprehensive range of heavy earth moving equipment. From your first point of contact, we work to understand your project needs and create a tailored solution to help you manage the demands of a dynamic, cost-competitive market. We draw on our expertise in the industry to provide outcomes for any challenge, regardless of size, to give you project certainty.


FleetCo is a proud Thiess company. When you engage our services, it comes with the backing and support of a leading global mining services provider.

We leverage Thiess’ world-class mining asset maintenance systems and practices to deliver quality and reliable fleet. We use their supplier network to guarantee parts and supply inventory to the highest standards. Our commercial solutions then balance flexibility and risk, so projects have the confidence they need to be delivered on time and on budget.


FleetCo was established in the same pioneering spirit of the legendary Thiess brothers who redefined the mining and construction industries more than 80 years ago.

We’ve grown from strength-to-strength, and we’re proud of our success so far. Since our operations commenced in 2015, we have consistently delivered on our promise of delivering high quality, reliable and well-maintained equipment.

Our DNA is founded on project delivery and adding value wherever we can so your competitive edge of certainty and reliability is reached.


August 2013
FleetCo became Incorporated
FleetCo was initially incorporated as a subsidiary of CIMIC. From the outset, it serviced CIMIC’s operating companies as an asset finance and management business focussing on the mining and construction industries.
June 2015
FleetCo became a wholly owned subsidiary of Thiess
As part of a CIMIC corporate restructure in 2015, FleetCo was sold to become a subsidiary of Thiess Pty Ltd, the Mining Operating company of CIMIC. FleetCo’s new strategy was to supplement the full-service offering from Thiess and supply dry and fully maintained hire to both new and existing Thiess clients.
June 2015
First FleetCo Hire
FleetCo’s very first hire was in the Bowen Basin in Queensland to BHP which consisted of 5 x Cat 797 360t Ultra Class trucks at the Blackwater Mine.
September 2015
First NSW Hire
FleetCo’s first hire in NSW was to Yancoal at the Duralie Coal Mine on the 1st September 2015. This hire consisted of two machines, a Cat 777 Water Truck & Cat 775 Service Truck. .
December 2015
First Glencore Hire
Not long after its first NSW hire, FleetCo entered into its first hire with Glencore with a Cat 777 Water Truck at their Mangoola site
July 2016
FleetCo was incorporated and began operations in Canada
As part of the global growth of the Thiess mining and mineral processing business, FleetCo was established in Canada to assist and hire equipment into the Thiess KMC JV in the Oil Sands in Alberta Canada.
July 2016
First WA Hire
FleetCo’s first hire in Western Australia was to McMahon at the Newcrest Telfer mine with a Cat D10 dozer.
November 2016
FleetCo was incorporated and began operations in Chile
A fleet from Mongolia was relocated to Chile to start-up operations in Chile.
January 2017
First Whitehaven hire
FleetCo’s flexibility and ability to work closely with customers was illustrated at Whitehaven Coal’s Werris Creek site, where we converted one of our Cat 740 articulated trucks into a Service Truck to meet their requirements. The problem faced was a tight pit design with limited turnaround space where they wanted to limit the refueling of the smaller truck that they ran.
April 2018
First Rio Tinto hire
FleetCo were approached by Rio Tinto to provide a replacement 600t Excavator at their Hail Creek mine as they were parking up one of their own assets. As a large mining equipment hire business, we had a solution with a Terex RH340 that we mobilised with minimum fuss.
April 2019
First hire Roy Hill
FleetCo’s relationship with Roy Hill began in early 2019 with the hire of 6 x 789’s to the Roy Hill mine in the Pilbara in the north of WA.
July 2019
First hire FMG
At the request of the FMG, FleetCo transitioned a fleet of equipment from an existing Thiess arrangement into a long-term Dry Hire which primarily consisted of 2 x Liebherr R9250 Excavators and 12 x Cat 789 Trucks at their Solomon mine site in the Pilbara.
January 2020
FleetCo established D&I strategy & action plan
FleetCo developed a Diversity & Inclusion Strategy with the objectives of:
  • Promote employment opportunities and pathways
  • Foster a culture built on understanding and respect
  • Embed inclusion as the way we do business
June 2020
Celebrated 5 years of operation
While 2020 brought on many challenges, FleetCo looked to the positives and celebrated 5 years of operation with a record year.
  • 100% Thiess owned
  • 3 global regions
  • 100+ fleet size
  • 2019/20 positive NPS 2 years running



FleetCo Equipment

FleetCo offers Australia’s most comprehensive range of reliable dry hire equipment.

Superior Maintenance Support

We leverage Thiess’ industry-leading and cost-effective flexible maintenance services to ensure performance, availability and reliability.

Commercial Solutions

We balance flexibility and risk management to give you confidence at the right price.


A team ready to support your project and operations