Tag Archives: Excavators

New Volvo EC160E Boosts Fuel Efficiency & Power

The EC160E is the newest E-Series crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment, and incorporates a powerful Tier 4 Final engine into a durable design, providing excellent fuel efficiency and a robust performance in tough applications. The new EC160E crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is designed with a range of new features that boost fuel […]

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Hitachi Releases Upgraded Final Tier 4 Model of ZX470LC-6 Excavator

Hitachi Construction Machinery – Americas announced the addition of an upgraded excavator to its successful, new Dash-6 line. The upgraded ZX470LC-6 is equipped with an EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4)/EU Stage IV Isuzu engine that meets rigid emission standards. This bigger, more powerful machine gives operators the efficiency, reliability and durability needed when out on […]

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Volvo ECR145E and ECR235E Prove Powerful Performers in Tight Places

The new E-series short swing crawler excavators from Volvo Construction Equipment deliver better visibility when operating in confined spaces and greater fuel efficiency without compromising on power and performance. The ECR145E and ECR235E from Volvo Construction Equipment are equipped with a powerful Volvo Tier 4 Final engine that delivers up to 10 percent fuel economy […]

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Hitachi Introduces ZX210-6 and ZX210LC-6 Final Tier 4 Excavators

Hitachi Construction Machinery – Americas today announced that it has upgraded two models of its successful utility-class excavator line to meet EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4) emission standards. The two excavators – the ZX210-6 and ZX210LC-6 – are equipped with a powerful EPA FT4/EU Stage IV Isuzu engine that provides operators with integrated, effective engine […]

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New Volvo EC140E Offers Industry-Leading Efficiency & Comfort

The EC140E excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment boasts increased fuel efficiency, increased power and updated in-cab controls for unparalleled productivity, comfort and low total cost of ownership. Equipped with a Tier 4 Final Volvo D4 engine, the new Volvo EC140E crawler excavator features a 5 percent increase in engine power and 10 percent improvement in […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces The New PC210LC-11 Hydraulic Excavator

More horsepower, consumes less fuel and one of the quietest cabs in its class Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today introduced the new PC210LC-11 hydraulic excavator, a versatile, all-purpose construction machine. Featuring a 165 horsepower, EPA Tier 4 final, SAA6D107E-3 engine, the new PC210LC-11 packs up to seven more horsepower than […]

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Excavator Size Classes: Defined from CASE

There are many standards for construction equipment manufacturers. Naming and size classification is not one of them. Each OEM has a different nomenclature and way of categorizing equipment. Our goal here is to break through the clutter and add definition to excavator size classes. Also, we’ll provide a few tips for sizing your next excavator. […]

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Cat® 336F L XE Hybrid Delivers Fuel-Efficient Production With Integrated Technology

The Cat® 336F L XE Hybrid features an integrated design that conserves fuel, optimizes performance, and captures and reuses energy. The machine delivers an estimated fuel savings of up to 20 percent compared with its standard 336 counterpart with no compromise in performance and no added maintenance costs. The new Cat Production Measurement system adds […]

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Fully Integrated Excavator Attached Pile Driving System Hits the Market

Company Wrench and MKT Manufacturing, Inc. come together to offer new fully integrated excavator-hung pile driving systems that are now available for sale and rent. With upgraded functionality and no assembly required, the package is ready to roll off a lowboy trailer and begin driving pile immediately. This new adaptation of the industry proven MKT […]

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New CASE CX300D Digs Into Road Widening Project for Reeves Construction

The widening of the four-lane SR-56 (Mike Padgett Highway) outside of Augusta, Georgia includes the addition of center medians, turning lanes, new ditches and drainage, and all the site work that goes along with it. Macon, Georgia-based Reeves Construction has been on the job for nearly a year, and the project will be completed in […]

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Refinements, Updated Emissions Elevate John Deere's 210G LC Excavator

The John Deere 210G LC excavator is the latest addition to the evolving G-Series lineup. The updated construction-class model is equipped with a Final Tier 4 engine and meets the strictest emission standards. Built to benefit those working in the underground, road building, energy, commercial building and pipeline industries, the 210G LC provides customers with higher […]

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KOBELCO Introduces New SK25 and Enhanced SK17 Models to North America

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA, is pleased to announce the launch of their new SK25 compact excavator model as well as their enhanced SK17 model. These machines are compact, yet tough performers that offer full-size benefits with short-radius capabilities and exceptional features. Equipped with engines that meet Tier IV Final requirements, the SK25 and SK17 pack plenty […]

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