Tag Archives: Compact Excavators

Volvo CE Goes Electric on Smaller Machines

In an industry-first move, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that in 2020 it will start the launch of an electric range of Volvo branded compact wheel loaders and compact excavators. In a pioneering commitment to future technology, Volvo CE has announced that by mid-2020 it will begin to launch a range of electric […]

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John Deere and Wacker Neuson Enter Into Strategic Supplier Agreement for Compact Excavators

As demand for John Deere construction equipment increases around the globe, the Moline-based manufacturer is entering into a strategic supplier agreement with Wacker Neuson to initially provide compact excavators in China, Southeast Asia, and Oceania. The models will range from 1.7-7.5 tons (1700-7500 kg) and are specifically designed and manufactured for customers in the growing Asia-Pacific […]

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TWO NEW JCB COMPACT EXCAVATORS NOW AVAILABLE IN U.S.A, CANADA

JCB North America announced the availability of two new compact excavators designed to meet the needs of construction, landscaping and rental customers. The largest of the two machines is the 19C-1, a 4,211 lb (1.9 tonne) conventional tailswing model. The smaller 18Z-1 has an operating weight of 3,856 lb (1.8 tonne) and is JCB’s first […]

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Volvo EC27D Made its North American Debut at ICUEE 2017

Volvo expands its compact excavator lineup with the new EC27D – featuring 5 percent greater fuel economy than its predecessor, a large operating range for its size class and combining intuitive operation and operator comfort with simple serviceability and versatility.   The 2.7 ton EC27D compact excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is built to perform and […]

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John Deere 30G to Make Sizeable Impact on Compact Excavator Line-up

John Deere continues to upgrade its G-Series excavator lineup with the introduction of the 30G compact excavator, filling a portfolio gap for customers looking for a solution in the three to four metric ton class. This new model will offer numerous outstanding performance features, such as increased lift capacity and improved breakout forces. The 30G will […]

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Volvo CE Debuts New Compact Excavators at Rental Show 2016

The new EC35D and ECR40D feature roomier cabs and intelligent hydraulics for increased power and reduced fuel consumption. The EC35D compact excavator and ECR40D short swing radius compact excavator share the same engineering advancements as their larger-model counterparts — including perfectly matched engine and hydraulics, and innovative fuel-saving functions — all in a compact package. […]

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Volvo CE debuts new compact excavators at Rental Show 2016

The new EC35D and ECR40D feature roomier cabs and intelligent hydraulics for increased power and reduced fuel consumption. The EC35D compact excavator and ECR40D short swing radius compact excavator share the same engineering advancements as their larger-model counterparts — including perfectly matched engine and hydraulics, and innovative fuel-saving functions — all in a compact package. […]

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Hitachi Dash-5 Compact Excavator Models Deliver Versatility, Big-Time Performance

Hitachi Construction Machinery-Americas has upgraded its compact-class excavator line by introducing the ZX17U-5 and ZX26U-5. Although they are the smallest Hitachi excavators, the ZX17U-5 and ZX26U-5 provide big-time performance on all kinds of jobs. These Dash-5 Compact Excavators feature EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4)/EU Stage IV engines and simplified maintenance with an added steel service […]

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New John Deere 17G & 26G Compact Excavators Make a Sizable Impact on the Jobsite

John Deere continues to upgrade its G-Series excavator lineup with the introduction of the 17G and 26G compact excavators. These machines offer a Final Tier 4 compliant engine without the need for an after treatment device, a spacious cab, and smooth, responsive hydraulic controls. The nimble excavators were designed with the rental, commercial/residential building, landscaping, underground, […]

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Brandt Introduces New Hydraulic Quick Coupler for Compact Excavators

Brandt Equipment Solutions Ltd. is now in full production of our new Compact Excavator Hydraulic Quick Coupler. This innovative new coupler is sold exclusively for the Deere 27D, 35D, 35G, 50D, 50G, 60D and 60G Compact Excavators. Unveiled at the 2014 ConExpo event in Las Vegas, all of the coupler’s features were showcased at the […]

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Bobcat E85 Compact Excavator Offers More Productivity and Operator Conveniences

Bobcat Company has expanded its M-Series excavator lineup with the launch of the E85 Minimal Tail Swing machine, the largest machine in the company’s compact excavator family. The 8.5-ton E85 provides increased arm and bucket forces, fuel efficiency and industry-leading cycle times. This heavy-duty excavator also features a number of operator conveniences including a blade […]

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Bobcat E63 Compact Excavator Offers More Power, Performance and Operator Conveniences

The launch of the new E63 Compact Tail Swing excavator strengthens the M-Series lineup with improvements in joystick controls, lift capacity, arm and bucket forces, and drive performance. Replacing the E60, the E63 becomes the second-largest machine in the company’s compact excavator family. The 6.3-metric-ton excavator features a number of operator conveniences including a blade […]

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