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The backhoe loader is one of the most common pieces of construction equipment. In essence, it is a tractor-like vehicle with a bucket mounted on one s...

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The backhoe loader is one of the most common pieces of construction equipment. In essence, it is a t...
Your backhoe loader is a workhorse that is an asset on many construction sites. It’s important...
CEG takes a look back at this history of a true workhorse in the world of heavy equipment - the Back...
There is something about the backhoe that demands a celebration. The machine has been around for mo...

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Why a backhoe loader? Have a digging job? Trenching? Demolitions or transporting material? Then a backhoe might be what you need. Useful for everything from paving and clearing asphalt to landscaping for the private homeowner, these machines can handle a wide variety of jobs. Find what you need below from manufacturers like Caterpillar, Case, JCB, John Deere, Komatsu and Kubota.


Why a backhoe loader? Have a digging job? Trenching? Demolitions or transporting material? Then a backhoe might be what you need. Useful for everything from paving and clearing asphalt to landscaping for the private homeowner, these machines can handle a wide variety of jobs. Find what you need below from manufacturers like Caterpillar, Case, JCB, John Deere, Komatsu and Kubota.





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Thu July 21, 2016

Construction Boom Leads to Evolution of Backhoe Loader

The backhoe loader is one of the most common pieces of construction equipment. In essence, it is a tractor-like vehicle with a bucket mounted on one side and a small, hydraulic digger (backhoe) on the opposing side....

Thu August 20, 2015

How to Safely Maintain Your Backhoe Loader

Your backhoe loader is a workhorse that is an asset on many construction sites. It’s important to keep up on maintenance and attend to any service and repair issues immediately, so you can get the most from your investment and enjoy the safe operation of the machine....

Tue May 05, 2015

A Look at the History of the Backhoe Loader

CEG takes a look back at this history of a true workhorse in the world of heavy equipment - the Backhoe Loader....

Fri March 21, 2014

An Ode to the Common Backhoe: Still a Handy Machine

There is something about the backhoe that demands a celebration. The machine has been around for more than six decades, which hardly makes it as venerable as, say, the bulldozer or grader....


Thu November 30, 2017

ASV Adds Ohio Dealer to Network

ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, has added National First Equipment, LLC to its dealer network. The Berea, Ohio-based center rents, sells and services a variety of used compact construction equipment, including skid steers, mini excavators, wheel loaders, dozers and backhoes....


Wed October 18, 2017

Company Wrench Holds JCB Backhoe Rodeo, Demo Event at Its Headquarters

Company Wrench held a JCB Backhoe Rodeo & Demo day Sept. 29 at its headquarters in Carroll, Ohio. The event featured a full lineup of JCB equipment on display with select machines available for demonstration....


Mon September 25, 2017

JCB to Showcase Equipment Innovations at ICUEE 2017

JCB has confirmed that the Teleskid, Hydradig 110W tool carrier, 3CX Compact backhoe loader and 48Z-1 compact excavator, will be on display at the 2017 International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) in Louisville, Ky., from Oct....


Wed August 09, 2017

SANY Enters Backhoe Loader Market, Introduces BL70C

SANY America's BL70C, the first backhoe loader ever offered by the company, is a Tier IV F loader that is precision engineered to maximize performance, fuel economy and machine uptime to provide the best value for the end user....


Fri August 04, 2017

Integrated Tractor Backhoe Has Roots in Heartland

BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) The integrated tractor backhoe loader is as common on construction sites as workers in hard hats. But few realize the revolutionary machine was developed at the Case New Holland plant in Burlington, all the way back in 1957....


Mon July 31, 2017

Mecalac Presents Terex TLB840R Backhoes With Curved Boom Design

Designed to increase productivity and profitability, Terex backhoe loaders are powerful workhorses armed with a host of new features aimed at enhancing comfort, reducing driver fatigue and aiding productivity....


Mon July 31, 2017

JCB 3CX Compact Built for North American Markets

JCB's 3CX compact delivers JCB's legendary backhoe loader performance and versatility, in a 35 percent smaller package, making it ideal for confined urban job sites and highway repair, according to the manufacturer....


Mon July 10, 2017

John Deere Adds Dig, Lift, Carry Updates to L-Series Backhoes

Updates to the John Deere L-Series backhoe lineup enhance the productivity and uptime for professionals looking to lift more and multitask on the job site. The key backhoe updates include the introduction of precision mode, enhanced pilot controllers, two new rear quick coupler offerings and a redesigned hydraulic thumb....


Thu March 16, 2017

High Flow Loader Option Boosts JCB 3CX Compact Versatility

JCB is to make a high-flow auxiliary hydraulic circuit available for the 3CX Compact backhoe loader — delivering up to 120 liters/min of flow to power a range of loader-mounted attachments. In addition JCB will launch additional features to enhance the machine including: Second step options for easy cab access Multi-function front loader control Powerslide option allows repositioning without ground damage Skid steer attachment hitch increases work tool availability Additional in cab storage Dipper mounted hydraulic pipework Attachment Driver The 3CX Compact will be available with a high-flow front-end auxiliary hydraulic circuit capable of delivering up to120 litres/min at an operating pressure of 200 bar....


Wed March 15, 2017

John Deere and Designworks, a BMW Group Company, Collaborate on the Backhoe of the Future

John Deere and Designworks, a BMW Group subsidiary, gave ConExpo-Con/AGG 2017 attendees a first-hand look into the backhoe vision of the future. The result of a unique research and design process introduced to John Deere by Designworks called “Fixstern.” The concept leverages emerging materials and technology innovations, such as a lightweight metal matrixed exoskeleton and a hybrid powertrain, to dramatically reconfigure the traditional backhoe machine form....