Tag Archives: Excavators

Hitachi previews new ZX345USLC-6 reduced-tail-swing excavator at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Hitachi Construction Machinery is giving CONEXPO-CON/AGG visitors a first look at the new ZX345USLC-6 in Las Vegas this week. The new model, which is in the 33- to 40-metric-ton size class, will become Hitachi’s largest ultrashort excavator when it is released to the market in early 2018. “As the number of urban renewal projects increase, […]

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John Deere Updates Versatile 75G and 85G Excavators

Capable of working around congested job sites in efficient fashion, the updated John Deere 75G and 85G excavators boast new customer-inspired features, including hand-controlled proportional auxiliary hydraulics and the ability to be equipped with a hydraulic coupler that allows the machines to use backhoe buckets. “The standard hand-controlled proportional auxiliary hydraulics allow the operator to run […]

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KOBELCO USA Introduces Upgraded SK230 and New SK270 Excavators

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA, a world class crawler excavator manufacturer, is pleased to launch the enhanced SK230SRLC-5 and new SK270SRLC-5 models in North America. These KOBELCO excavators set the standard for mid-size machines, offering full-size benefits with short rear swing capabilities and exceptional features. The KOBELCO SK230 and SK270 deliver unmatched power and performance while […]

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Caterpillar Rolls Out New Machines and Technology at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

At CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 Caterpillar will present its extensive line of machines and technology and its unmatched customer support capabilities. With 40 machines on display in two different exhibit areas totaling 60,000 square feet, Caterpillar’s presence is among the largest at the show. But it’s not all about size. Cat® Connect Technologies for machine control and […]

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KOBELCO Begins Producing SK350LC-10 Model at US Excavator Manufacturing Facility

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA, a world class crawler excavator manufacturer, continues to provide customers with quality products from its North American production facility in Spartanburg, SC. KOBELCO is pleased to announce an increase in the facility’s manufacturing capacity to include the latest SK350LC-10 excavator model. “This capacity increase further solidifies KOBELCO’s commitment to producing excavators […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New PC650LC-11 Hydraulic Excavator

Production machine built for big dirt, rock and quarry applications; ideal for loading 30-40 ton articulated and rigid dump trucks Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, introduced the new PC650LC-11 hydraulic excavator. With an operating weight between 140,456 lbs (63710 kg) and 145,284 lbs (65900 kg), the PC650LC-11 maintains the powerful productivity […]

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KOBELCO SK500LC-10 Delivers Superior Power and Performance

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA, a world class crawler excavator manufacturer, is pleased to introduce its enhanced SK500LC-10 model. Part of the KOBELCO Generation 10, the SK500 features cutting-edge power and efficiency capabilities to make downtime a thing of the past. This trendsetting excavator delivers a dynamic bucket digging force of 57,500-lbs and achieves leading-class work […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New PC138USLC-11

Tight tail swing, stout lift capacity for its class and consumes up to four percent less fuel Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today introduced the new PC138USLC-11 hydraulic excavator. With the same tight tail swing radius as its predecessor, and up to 4% less fuel consumption compared to the previous model, […]

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KOBELCO USA Launches Enhanced SK140SRLC-5 Excavator

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA, a world class crawler excavator manufacturer, is pleased to introduce the upgraded SK140SRLC-5 excavator in North America. The model retains its compact design and short rear swing agility while providing industry-leading value, productivity and durability through enhanced capabilities. The KOBELCO SK140SRLC delivers unmatched performance and boasts a dynamic digging force of […]

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Updated John Deere 470G LC Excavator Primed to Tackle Pipeline, Mass Earth Moving and Road Building Projects

The John Deere 470G LC Excavator is the latest member of the production-class equipment lineup to be updated to meet Final Tier 4 emissions standards and to incorporate a bevy of customer-inspired and productivity-boosting features. The 367-horsepower model now comes fully loaded with an EPA Final Tier 4 13.5L diesel engine, a comfortable and spacious cab, […]

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Volvo Debuted its Largest Excavator to Date — the EC750E — at MINExpo® 2016

The 75-ton EC750E boasts not only significant measurable improvements to power, productivity and digging force — it’s also more fuel efficient than its smaller predecessor, enabling higher production at a lower cost-per-ton than ever before. The EC750E was designed to deliver heavy lifting power and high productivity without sacrificing the benefits for which Volvo is […]

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Cat® Tilt Buckets Handle Angled -Surface and Precision- Grading Tasks

A new line of Cat® tilt buckets is available for Cat crawler-excavator models 311-325 and for wheel excavator models M314–M322. The new buckets, available in both pin-on and coupler configurations, hydraulically tilt 45 degrees from vertical, right and left, to provide added capability when working on angled surfaces or performing precise grading. The buckets install […]

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