Excavators

Hitachi announced the new ZX Secure Service Plan for select construction excavators that will further support Hitachi customers by providing routine equipment maintenance by expert dealer service technicians at every 500-hour interval. “The new ZX Secure Service Plan can help lower long-term ownership expenses and unplanned downtime. The benefit of this program is that your machine stays efficient and reliable,...
Hitachi Construction & Mining Division announced a new, special financing offer on select ZX models to provide customers with extra savings while gaining the efficiency, reliability, and durability that a Hitachi excavator offers. The ZX-tra Offer features low monthly payments, providing customers a path toward equipment ownership and growing their fleets. “We’re excited to provide customers with the new ZX-tra...
Hitachi Construction & Mining Division rolled out options for its grade control technology, on select excavators, including 2D Grade Control and Solution Linkage 3D Grade Control, which allow an operator to set a grade and hold it. The new factory-integrated technology increases efficiency while also lowering daily operating costs by enabling operators to spend less time getting the grade...
Mecalac offers a new hydraulic thumb option for its recently re-configured two-piece boom with offset, available for 6MCR skid excavators and 7MWR wheeled excavator models. The new thumb makes it easy to pick up, maintain and move large or long objects, transforming material handling capabilities for applications such as truck loading or pipe laying. This makes it ideal for contractors in a number...
Kobelco Construction Machinery has secured an engine supply solution for the large hydraulic excavator and crane models that were recently affected by a Hino Motors' EPA emission certification issue in the North American market. This good news comes following the company's announcement as a result of Hino Motors' delay in acquiring the 2021 North American EPA emission certifications for the...
Volvo Construction Equipment is boosting its compact excavator range in North America with two new short-swing models: the ECR50 and ECR58. The 5-ton ECR50 is a new entry for Volvo in North America, while the 6-ton ECR58 gains performance updates from the contractor-favorite D-series model. “The ECR50 and ECR58 are ideal for rental markets and owner/operators who need a short-swing compact excavator that...
Faster boom and arm speeds make it ideal for confined spaces or urban environments Contractors looking for a machine with performance and versatility in an easy-to-transport package will want to take a look at the Komatsu PC88MR-11 excavator. The reduced tail swing radius on the PC88MR-11 makes it ideal for work on roadways, bridges, urban areas, or anywhere space is...
Mecalac offers a new configuration of its innovative two-piece boom with offset for 6MCR skid excavators and 7MWR wheeled excavator models. The boom option allows customers to better tailor equipment for their specific needs. “Mecalac excavators represent a new approach to existing equipment — a 360-degree compact excavator. Thanks in part to an innovative boom design, our MCR and MWR...
Rotator allows the operator to place the crusher in the desired working position. Safe, and versatile positioning reduces carrier movement and makes the working more efficient. Using the rotator, work can be accomplished while swinging the boom or moving the boom normally. Work is possible in narrower, confined environments, where the use of a fixed mounted crusher would be...
Kobelco Construction Machinery introduces the enhanced ED160BR-7 Blade Runner excavator model in North America. The next-generation ED160BR-7 is an innovative machine that is unique to Kobelco and provides unmatched versatility. It is a combination of both a short radius excavator and a dozer, which enables customers to have two machines in one. Unlike most excavators, this 105 hp, 37,000 lb....