Tag Archives: Excavators

Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New PC238USLC-11 Hydraulic Excavator

Heavy counterweight mass and rounded cab combine for true tight tail swing performance and better lift capacity than most conventional, same-size-class excavators Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today introduced the new PC238USLC-11 hydraulic excavator. Equipped with an EPA Tier 4 Final certified engine and a new viscous fan clutch, engine parasitic […]

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Volvo Extends Lifetime Warranty to Cover Demolition and Wheeled Excavators

The Volvo Lifetime Frame and Structure Warranty now includes high-reach demolition excavators and wheeled excavators. Seemingly small design differences can add up to big differences in machine durability, and Volvo is so confident in the design of its excavators that the company has extended its Lifetime Frame and Structure Warranty to cover high-reach demolition excavators and […]

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Volvo Adds New Size Class with ECR355E Short Swing Crawler Excavator

The newest addition to the Volvo E-Series excavator lineup from Volvo Construction Equipment offers a 10 percent increase in fuel efficiency over its predecessor model and increased digging and lifting forces for high productivity and performance. The Volvo ECR355E short swing radius excavator brings an entirely new size class to the Volvo excavator lineup — […]

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Three Next Generation Cat® Excavators Deliver More Choices for Increased Efficiency and Lower Operating Costs in 20-Ton Size Class

Three Next Generation 20-ton size class excavators from Caterpillar—the 320 GC, 320 and 323—increase operating efficiency, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and improve operator comfort compared to previous models. The new excavators offer unique combinations of purpose-built features designed to match customers’ productivity and cost targets. Still the 20-ton class standard, the new Cat® 320 […]

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KOBELCO to Double Production Capacity at U.S. Manufacturing Facility by 2018

KOBELCO USA is continuing its commitment to providing customers with quality products from its North American excavator production facility with plans to nearly double manufacturing capacity by 2018. Mass production at the Spartanburg, SC facility began in 2016 with conventional machines weighing 20-plus tons. Over the past year, KOBELCO has increased production capacity by threefold […]

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Komatsu America Corp. introduces the new PC210LCi-11 intelligent machine control excavator

Money-saving efficiency and automatics, combined with operator-friendly, machine-control-enabled joysticks make this among the most versatile and productive excavators on the market Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today introduced the new PC210LCi-11, intelligent Machine Control hydraulic excavator. This second generation PC210LCi leverages the proven track record and success of the pioneering PC210LCi-10, […]

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CASE Expands D Series with CX145D SR Minimum-Swing Excavator

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the all-new CX145D SR minimum-swing radius excavator to its D Series lineup. Designed to provide ample digging and lifting power in a small footprint, the CX145D SR features a compact counterweight and modified boom placement. This results in a highly maneuverable and powerful excavator that is easy to transport and ideal […]

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Momentum at KOBELCO U.S. Manufacturing Facility Continues to Build

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA continues its commitment to provide customers with quality products from its North American excavator production facility in Spartanburg, SC. Increases in manufacturing capacity and several new hires are on the horizon as the facility ramps up to produce 1,800 units/year. Since opening in June 2016, the KOBELCO USA production facility has […]

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Cadillac Heavy Equipment Services Excels at Excavation on “The Rock” from CASE

New excavator combines the muscle to break through rugged shale with a deft touch for precision and fine grading. Living on an island province nicknamed “The Rock” doesn’t conjure up images of easy digging. It also drives heavy earthmoving contractors to consider larger equipment to tackle work that may be accomplished by smaller machines in […]

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KOBELCO USA Introduces SK260 and SK300 High & Wide Excavators

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA, a world class crawler excavator manufacturer, is pleased to introduce the SK260 and SK300 High & Wide (H&W) models in North America. Designed specifically for forestry applications, these new excavators boast generous ground clearance and increased crawler width for ultimate performance on rough or hilly terrain. The KOBELCO SK260 and SK300 […]

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Komatsu America Corp. introduces the new PC170LC-11 hydraulic excavator

More productivity, more features, and tier 4 final compliant Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, introduced the new PC170LC-11 hydraulic excavator at the CONEXPO-CONAGG 2017 tradeshow. Featuring a 121 net horsepower, EPA Tier 4 Final, SAA4D107E-3 engine, the new PC170LC-11 is a versatile, all-purpose construction machine that offers an enhanced power mode […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New HB365LC-3 Hybrid Excavator

Improved hybrid technology, new-generation engine and total vehicle control systems combine to set new standards for fuel savings, performance and power Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, introduced the new HB365LC-3 hybrid excavator at CONEXPO-CONAGG 2017. It features improved hybrid and total-vehicle-control systems, to help reduce fuel consumption by up to 20 […]

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