Mon June 01, 2020
Volvo CE Donates $290,000 to Two Nonprofits From Gold Rush Excavator Auction
As a result of the sale of its Gold Rush excavator, Volvo Construction Equipment has contributed $290,000 to two nonprofit organizations — Building Homes for Heroes and Habitat for Humanity.
Volvo introduced the excavator to commemorate the 10th season of Gold Rush on Discovery Channel....
Wed May 27, 2020
SHIELDS Customization Capabilities Lead to Expansion
Form/Tec Plastics, mother company of SHIELDS Windshields, manufacturer of SHIELDS polycarbonate heavy equipment replacement windshields, recently announced the expansion of its line of excavator replacement windows and doors....
Tue May 19, 2020
Kobelco USA Introduces Next Generation SK140SRLC-7 SR Series Excavator
Kobelco Construction Machinery USA's next-generation SK140SRLC-7 excavator sets the standard for mid-sized machines and offers full-size benefits with short rear swing capabilities.
Performance advancements allow the SK140SRLC-7 to deliver greater efficiency and productivity as well as increased power and speed than its predecessor, according to the manufacturer....
Wed May 06, 2020
Company Wrench Adds Kobelco Excavators to Its Fleet
Company Wrench has added two purpose-built Kobelco excavators to its fleet of specialty demolition equipment.
Kobelco's newly released SK350D and SK550D were specifically designed for demolition applications and eliminate the need to own multiple machines....
Tue May 05, 2020
Yanmar America Announces New 4-Ton SV40 Ultra-Tight Tail Swing Mini-Excavator
Yanmar America's compact equipment division has launched the SV40 excavator, an ultra-tight tail swing excavator that boasts power, flexibility and stability in a compact package. This is the first of the company's compact equipment line to be offered in the new Yanmar premium red color....
Tue May 05, 2020
Kobelco USA Introduces SK130LC-11 Excavator
Kobelco Construction Machinery USA's SK130LC-11 excavator is the first model to be introduced as part of Kobelco's next generation of excavators, the Generation 11, which bring power, productivity and efficiency to new heights....
Mon May 04, 2020
Cat Pin Grabber Couplers Boost Productivity, Reliability, Safety
Cat pin grabber couplers bring a new level of productivity allowing the operator to change tools in a matter of seconds rather than minutes.
Excavators of similar sizes can share attachments and with the addition of the VB and HB sizes of pin grabber couplers, there is now a coupler for every size of excavator from the 311 – 390....
Tue April 28, 2020
Komatsu's PC130-11 Excavator Provides Durability and Reliability in a Small Package
Customers looking for an entry-level excavator with Komatsu durability and reliability could preview the PC130-11 at the Komatsu booth at ConExpo-Con/AGG 2020. Built to be easily transported from job to job, the 97.2 hp conventional tail swing excavator is a great option for utility work or small construction jobs, according to the manufacturer....
Wed April 15, 2020
ESCO Ultralok U60 Adapters Now Offered With Wear Cap Option for Loaders and Excavators
Working closely with customers in demanding wheel loader and excavator applications, ESCO identified the need for additional adapter protection.
Large quarry and small mining class loader conditions can be extremely abrasive, accelerating top adapter wear....
Wed April 15, 2020
Doosan Prototype DX17Z-5 Electric Mini Excavator Shown for the First Time
The Doosan DX17Z-5 Electric prototype mini excavator was shown for the first time in North America during ConExpo-Con/AGG 2020. The DX17Z-5 zero tail swing, electric mini excavator could be available for customers in North America as early as 2022....