Tag Archives: Excavators

New Volvo EC220E Offers Best-In-Class Efficiency

The Volvo EC220E crawler excavator builds on the strong reputation of the previous D-Series model with reduced emissions and fuel consumption, as well as enhanced power and productivity. The 22-ton Volvo EC220E is the newest excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment and is fitted with a top-range Tier 4 Final Volvo D6 engine that meets strict […]

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CASE Launches New D Series Excavators

CASE Construction Equipment introduces five new crawler excavators: the CX210D, the CX250D, the CX250D Long Reach (LR), the CX300D and the CX350D. These new models are designed to provide significant operational gains, including cycle times up to 12 percent faster, improved responsiveness and multifunctional control, and up to 14 percent greater fuel efficiency. Breakout forces […]

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Volvo EC380EHR and EC480EHR Reach New Heights of Productivity

The latest generation of Tier 4 Final-compliant high reach excavators from Volvo Construction Equipment combine optimum durability and safety for maximum profitability in all demolition projects. Volvo Construction Equipment is dedicated to producing the ultimate in heavy-duty demolition machinery. The new EC380EHR and EC480EHR high reach demolition excavators are designed and built to suit the […]

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Priestly Demolition Inc. Secures the Premier KOBELCO SK1000 Demolition Excavator

  KOBELCO has announced that the first SK1000 demolition excavator in North America was delivered to Priestly Demolition Inc. (PDI); PDI purchased the massive 245,000 lb. demo machine from Robert Green Equipment Sales Ltd. The KOBELCO SK1000 is already working on site at the General Motors assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario. Ryan Priestly, President/Owner and Andrew […]

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New CAT 313F L GC Excavator is Built for Your Bottom Line

The new Cat® 313F L GC hydraulic excavator is designed for the user whose bottom line depends on reliable performance at a low cost per hour. The machine features an efficient Cat C3.4B engine that meets US EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IIIB emission standards and that’s light on fuel with no need for diesel […]

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Hitachi Introduces the New ZX300LC-6

Hitachi Construction Machinery – Americas has revealed the newest addition to its construction-class excavator lineup – the ZX300LC-6. The ZX300LC-6 is an improved version of its popular predecessor – the ZX290LC-5 – and features EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4)/EU Stage IV Isuzu engine technology that meets rigid emission standards. This bigger, more powerful machine gives […]

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Hitachi Introduces ZX250LC-6, ZX350LC-6, ZX380LC-6 Final Tier 4 Excavators

Hitachi Construction Machinery – Americas announced that it has upgraded three models of its successful construction-class excavator line to meet EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4) emission standards. The three excavators – the ZX250LC-6, ZX350LC-6 and ZX380LC-6 – are equipped with a powerful EPA FT4/EU Stage IV Isuzu engine that provides operators with integrated, effective engine […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Launches the New PC390LC-11 Hydraulic Excavator

Komatsu America Corp. introduces the PC390LC-11 hydraulic excavator. With a net horsepower of 257 hp. (192 kW), the PC390LC-11 is powered by a Komatsu SAA6D114E-6 engine, which is EPA Tier 4 Final emissions certified. Komatsu’s Tier 4 Final engines are built on the solid foundation that started in 1996 with the introduction of Komatsu’s first […]

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KOBELCO USA Announces Construction of Excavator Production Facility in North America

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA is pleased to announce its plan to construct a hydraulic excavator production facility in Spartanburg, South Carolina. KOBELCO’s market development has been proceeding at a faster rate than expected since its reentry into the US market in 2013. A production factory in North America will allow KOBELCO to reduce the production […]

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John Deere Adds 300G LC to Final Tier 4 G-Series Excavator Lineup

The John Deere G-Series evolution continues with the introduction of the 300G LC excavator. The 300G LC replaces the 290G LC and boasts 19 percent more horsepower and 17 percent more swing torque and larger hydraulic pumps than its predecessor. "The 300G LC hits a sweet spot in the 30 ton excavator market," said Mark Wall, […]

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Big Improvements for Hitachi's Next Generation Wheeled Excavators

The next generation of Hitachi’s wheeled excavator models from Hitachi Construction Machinery – Americas, the ZX190W-5 and ZX230W-5, are rolling out with a certified EPA Interim Tier 4 (IT4)/EU Stage IIIB Isuzu engine, power mode buttons for three work modes, automatic exhaust filter cleaning, auto shutdown, an enhanced monitor, centralized remote oil/fuel filter location and […]

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Going Pro a Boom for Excavation Business From CASE

Daene Boomsma first built his name as a homebuilder. His construction company, Boom Construction, thrives in Rapid City, South Dakota thanks to his attention to detail and one-on-one relationship with each of his customers. But in order to build a house, you’ve first got to dig a hole – and Boomsma took matters into his […]

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