Excavators

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....
Volvo Construction Equipment launches the all-new EW200E Material Handler, aimed at the light waste handling segment. Its bigger brother — the EW240E Material Handler — is updated with a longer boom. Both give customers new options for waste and recycling applications. Matthew McLean, Product Manager, Excavators, Volvo CE, said: “A dedicated material handler is purpose-built for these applications, compared with modifying...
Proprietary intelligent Machine Control 2.0 offers significant productivity gains Aimed to quickly lessen the skill gap between new and experienced operators, and improve the bottom line for contractors, Komatsu’s intelligent Machine Control (iMC) is part of the company’s suite of Smart Construction products, services, and digital solutions that incorporate a host of advanced, proprietary machine technology. Developed with input from...
The technology significantly increases dozer productivity Productivity is key to job site success. And just as technology has transformed global business, Komatsu’s intelligent Machine Control (iMC) can help quickly transform construction job sites into highly efficient, highly productive operations. Komatsu’s iMC incorporates a host of advanced, proprietary machine technology, to let contractors take advantage of productivity-enhancing automation and cutting-edge job...
With its 17 tons and a raw power engine of 255 horsepower, the Euromach R145 can call itself the world's largest spider excavator. Able to perform all conceivable functions from one and the same position whilst climbing steep terrain. And to help improve efficiency, it has now been equipped with an Engcon tiltrotator. "It is fantastic fun that we get...
Engcon announces that there will be additional smart features on the tiltrotators' quick coupler. The quick coupler had previously been adapted for the installation of the detachable GRD grab cassette and SWD rotating sweeper. Engcon now replaces nearly all the hoses in the quick coupler under the tiltrotator with a simple modular system. The hose-free design reduces wear and maintenance...
“Mecalac products are designed to simplify the lives of our users without compromising on performance. Our MCR series provides the quickness of a skid steer with the 360-degree rotation of an excavator for versatility and travel speeds two times faster than any compact excavator. But sometimes speed isn’t everything. Speed Control allows operators to easily match their speed to...
The JCB 1CXT, 2TS, and RS Generators awarded for innovation, efficiency, and outstanding safety. Three JCB Machines, JCB RS Generators, the 1CXT Backhoe Loader, and the 2S-7T Compact Track Loader, have been recognized by Construction Equipment magazine as “Top New Products of 2020”. Exceptional build quality is the hallmark of every JCB machine – and the JCB RS Generators offer a rental-ready...
Volvo Construction Equipment has updated its Dig Assist machine control application for excavators with new features that make it even faster and easier to create plans and put more information at operators’ fingertips. “It’s simple by design. If you use a smartphone, the Dig Assist app on the Co-Pilot display is a very similar experience — it quickly becomes second nature for...