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Komatsu Oil Wear Analysis (KOWA) brings World class oil analysis to Komatsu Forestry customers

Komatsu Forestry announces Komatsu Oil Wear Analysis (KOWA) is now the official forestry fluid analysis provider for North America. KOWA serves its North American customers through partnerships with oil analysis laboratories, Fluid Life and Bureau Veritas. KOWA has been an established Komatsu program for more than 40 years. The company’s construction and mining customers have […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New PC290LCi-11 Intelligent Machine Control Hydraulic Excavator

Owners can expect first-to-last-pass accuracy in a stable and productive machine across applications, without the transportation-permit headaches of bigger machines Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, introduces the new PC290LCi-11 Tier 4 final emissions-certified hydraulic excavator.  The new PC290LCi-11 features intelligent Machine Control (iMC) which is based on Komatsu’s unique sensor package, including stroke […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New PC1250SP-11 and PC1250LC-11 Hydraulic Excavators

13 percent more HP and up to eight percent more productive without needing DEF or an SCR, applications for the PC1250 include sewer, water, mass excavation, mining, quarry, and more Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, introduced the new PC1250SP-11 and PC1250LC-11 Tier 4 final emissions certified hydraulic excavators.  These new EPA Tier 4 […]

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Komatsu Creates Autonomous Haulage Center of Excellence

Bringing together product, technology and service experts from across the company, Komatsu announces the launch of its global Center of Excellence (CoE) for Autonomous Haulage Systems (AHS). The Tucson, Arizona-based CoE team will be responsible for AHS strategy, planning, marketing, sales support and training; enabling Komatsu to respond faster to customers’ needs in the rapidly […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New GD655-7 Motor Grader

New low-effort control levers, steering wheel and steering lever, plus larger, more comfortable cab offer a significant improvement in operator comfort and visibility Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today announced the introduction of the GD655-7. Equipped with an EPA Tier 4 Final certified emissions regulations-compliant engine, this latest addition to the […]

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Komatsu Announces Purchase of Forestry Machine Manufacturer TimberPro

Komatsu America Corp. a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TimberPro, Inc. The acquisition is expected to close on April 1st 2019, subject to completion of the closing conditions. Established in 2002, TimberPro is a Wisconsin-based manufacturer of purpose-built forest machines and attachments, offering tracked feller […]

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BOMAG & Komatsu America Distribution Pact Paves the Way to New Roadbuilding and Construction Market Opportunities

BOMAG Americas, Inc. and Komatsu America Corp. are pleased to announce that Komatsu’s six company owned dealerships (Edward Ehrbar, Komatsu Equipment Company, Komatsu Northeast, Komatsu Southwest, Midlantic Machinery and Pine Bush Equipment) have entered into an arrangement for the sale and support of BOMAG compaction, milling, paving and reclaiming/stabilizing equipment for roadbuilding and other construction […]

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Komatsu First to Operate Autonomous Haulage System Over Dedicated Private LTE Network

Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today announced the FrontRunner Autonomous Haulage System (AHS) has qualified to operate on private long-term evolution (LTE) mobile broadband technology. This is the mining industry’s first AHS enabled to run on private LTE in commercial operations, making way for ultra-high system availability and reliability, while adhering […]

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Komatsu Partners with Propeller to Bring Enterprise-Grade Drone Analytics Solutions to the Construction Industry

Komatsu America Corp. and Propeller Aero Inc. are partnering to boost the efficiency of construction job sites using drone-powered mapping and analytics software. With drones becoming an increasingly common worksite tool, Komatsu has identified aerial mapping and analytics as a key component of their Smart Construction initiative—a range of integrated hardware and software products designed […]

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Komatsu America Introduces the New WA480-8 Wheel Loader

Higher production, less fuel burn, better comfort and serviceability all come together in a package that hits the sweet spot for multiple-application versatility. Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today announced the introduction of the new WA480-8 Wheel Loader. Equipped with an EPA Tier 4 Final certified emissions regulations-compliant engine, this latest […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New PC390LCi-11 Intelligent Machine Control Hydraulic Excavator

First 3D semi-automatic excavator to combine 36-ton-machine speed, next-size-class-up stability and intelligent machine control accuracy conveniently located in the operator joystick Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today introduced the new PC390LCi-11 hydraulic excavator, the first 3D semi-automatic excavator available with the nimbleness and speed of the popular 36-ton weight class machines […]

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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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