Sennebogen upgrades its electric material handler

With Cronimet as a partner in the field of scrap recycling, Sennebogen has developed a mobile 30-ton electric material handler.

The two companies have been partnered since 2014 as part of a joint agreement to reduce CO2 emissions in recycling. Continue reading “Sennebogen upgrades its electric material handler”

New Cat 336 and 340 excavators

Latest machines designed to deliver class-leading productivity and low owning and operating costs

ACCORDING to Caterpillar, the new Cat 336 hydraulic excavator is said to offer class-leading production and low-cost operation, with its powerful hydraulic system delivering strong digging forces and swing torque to boost Continue reading “New Cat 336 and 340 excavators”

Doosan DX50Z, DX55R and DX100W-7 can now be ordered

As announced by Doosan EU on December 17th, 2021:

DX50Z, DX55R and DX100W-7 are now available for ordering!

From 15th December, you can place orders for the new DX50Z, DX55R, and Continue reading “Doosan DX50Z, DX55R and DX100W-7 can now be ordered”

Liebherr crawler excavator R 960 SME conquers the world market

According to Liebherr, the R 960 SME is more than a 50-tonne powerhouse, it is a true 60-tonne crawler excavator. 

Hybrid truck crane new from XCMG

Chinese manufacturer XCMG has shown a new 25-tonne capacity truck crane with a hybrid diesel and battery-electric power train.

The XCT25 EV is a three-axle crane with a four-section telescopic boom. XCMG claims an operating range of more than 800 km. This is achieved Continue reading “Hybrid truck crane new from XCMG”

Cat introduce new 120 GC motor grader

New model designed to combine reliable performance with simple, low cost-per-hour operation

COMPLEMENTING the existing Cat motor grader offering, the new Cat 120 GC model is said to offer the optimum balance of high-performance Continue reading “Cat introduce new 120 GC motor grader”

Caterpillar launching 100% hydrogen gen-sets this year

Caterpillar Inc. has announced that it will begin offering Cat generator sets capable of operating on 100% hydrogen, including fully renewable green hydrogen, on a designed-to-order basis in the fourth quarter of 2021. The company also said that later this year, it will launch commercially available Continue reading “Caterpillar launching 100% hydrogen gen-sets this year”

Hitachi, Deere joint venture to be dissolved

Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders America discusses plans for the future.

Hitachi Construction Machinery (HCM) and Deere & Co. have announced plans to dissolve their joint venture in the Americas. The dissolution will be completed on February 28, 2022. At the same time, HCM announced that Continue reading “Hitachi, Deere joint venture to be dissolved”

Cummins to power Claas’s new Trion family of combines

Cummins has announced that its 6.7 and 9-liter engines will power Claas’s new Trion family of combines. With a capability of 190-320 kW (255-430 HP) they have high power density and excellent fuel efficiency. These Continue reading “Cummins to power Claas’s new Trion family of combines”

Liebherr will present latest innovations at MINExpo

Liebherr is gearing up to showcase its new mining solutions portfolio at the world’s largest mining trade show, MINExpo International 2021, in Las Vegas this September. New developments and announcements will be Continue reading “Liebherr will present latest innovations at MINExpo”

Komatsu unveils electric and remote-controlled mini excavator concept

After announcing this concept in May 2021, Komatsu has now unveiled a fully electric, non-hydraulic drive and exclusively remote-controlled mini excavator powered by lithium-ion battery as its next-generation concept machine for the future. Continue reading “Komatsu unveils electric and remote-controlled mini excavator concept”

Hitachi Mining Joint Development of an Engine-less, Full Battery Rigid Dump Truck with ABB

Realizing a low cost, maximum load capacity, and high operation rate by the dynamic charging system with trolley

Tokyo, 23 June 2021 —Hitachi Construction Machinery (TSE: 6305; “Hitachi Construction Machinery”) and ABB today announced that they have signed a collaboration agreement to develop an engineless, full battery Continue reading “Hitachi Mining Joint Development of an Engine-less, Full Battery Rigid Dump Truck with ABB”

Honda and Komatsu team up for electric mini excavator

Honda Motor Co. and Komatsu have partnered to create an electric mini excavator using Honda’s battery pack. The batteries could also be used on other Komatsu construction equipment.

Hiroyuki Ogawa, President and CEO of Komatsu, and Honda’s President and CEO Toshihiro Mibe signed an agreement that will initially see Komatsu’s

Continue reading “Honda and Komatsu team up for electric mini excavator”

Hyundai Europe launched new wheeled excavator series

Hyundai Construction Equipment has unveiled a completely new line of A-Series wheeled excavators, powered by EU Stage V diesel engines. The four machines, with operating weights of 14-23 tonnes, feature low emission Continue reading “Hyundai Europe launched new wheeled excavator series”

Liebherr T 274 – the new 305 t mining truck

Komatsu reveals concept electric remote-control mini excavator

Komatsu has announced a fully electric (non-hydraulic drive) remote-controlled mini excavator powered by a lithium-ion battery, as its next-generation concept machine for the future.

The manufacturer – which recently celebrated its 100th anniversary – said Continue reading “Komatsu reveals concept electric remote-control mini excavator”

New Cat track loader promises agility and versatility

The new Cat 953 Track Loader combines versatility with up to 10 percent better fuel efficiency, more productivity, and cab and controllability improvements. It also meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage V emission Continue reading “New Cat track loader promises agility and versatility”

JCB unveils PotholePro – a machine dedicated to targeted road repairs

JCB today (11 January 2021) revealed its latest, groundbreaking machine – the PotholePro. A vehicle dedicated to road repairs, based on its popular Hydradig, compact wheeled excavator.

The new machine has been developed as a dedicated pothole repair solution to perform spot-repairs on roads that will be permanent and do away with Continue reading “JCB unveils PotholePro – a machine dedicated to targeted road repairs”

Tadano initiates restructuring

Tadano Faun GmbH LaufCrane manufacturer Tadano Group has started a programme to restructure its Tadano Demag and Tadano Faun operations in Germany.

Consultations between Tadano Ltd, Tadano Demag, Tadano Faun and professional advisors led to the filing for Protective Shield Proceedings (Schutzschirmverfahren) in Germany. Continue reading “Tadano initiates restructuring”