Komatsu Launches Two New Backhoe Loaders in Ohio

Fri March 16, 2007 - Midwest Edition

Komatsu America Corp.’s WB156-5 and WB156PS-5 backhoe loaders are equipped with Tier II engines and feature operating weights between 16,530 and 18,780 lbs. (7,500 and 8,500 kg) and loader bucket options up to 1.50 cu. yds. (1.1 cu m).

These new models in the 15-ft. (4.6 m) backhoe class are the big brothers of the WB146-5 and WB146PS-5.

The new backhoe loaders are available at the Columbus Equipment Company, which has been selling and servicing heavy machinery since 1952. Locations include Columbus, Cadiz, Cambridge, Canton, Cincinnati, Dayton, Jackson, Richfield and Toledo.

For more information, call 614/443-6541 or visit