Designed for autonomous operation and multi-unit communication, the CX01 concept is already influencing future Volvo CE machine design.
As a part of its continuous pursuit of ground-breaking machine innovation, Volvo Construction Equipment unveiled its CX01 single-drum asphalt compactor concept at The Utility Expo in Continue reading “Volvo CE unveils CX01 single-drum asphalt compactor concept at the Utility Expo”
In a nod to the fast-growing rotating telehandler market in North America, JLG and Dieci have announced a new partnership that will see JLG-branded rotating telehandlers made by Dieci enter the North American market. Continue reading “JLG to offer rotating telehandlers for North America”
Manitou today has unveiled the all-new 22 metre/6,000kg MRT 2260E battery-powered 360 degrees telehandler at the Matexpo in Kortrijk Belgium. Continue reading “Manitou showed all electric MRT at Matexpo”
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”
Rokbak revealed as new name for Terex Trucks in company’s vision for exciting new future
Articulated hauler specialists Terex Trucks have rebranded as Rokbak and announced their ‘vision for an exciting new future’. The Scottish manufacturer unveiled the new brand at a digital launch event on 1 Continue reading “Terex Trucks rebrand as Rokbak”
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”
New Cat® Command for Excavating provides remote-control operation for select Cat excavators. Removing the operator from the machine in potentially hazardous operating environments, Command for Excavating Continue reading “Caterpillar expands CAT® Command with Excavator Remote-Control operation”
Manitou Group’s president and CEO Michel Denis discuss low-carbon and sustainability initiatives with Access International’s Euan Youdale
The Manitou Group officially presented its corporate social responsibility (CSR) vision through its first virtual On the Way Up! presentation in June 2021, which is set to become an annual event. The French aerial lift and Continue reading “Interview: Manitou Group committed to carbon reduction”
On July 22, XEMC’s (Xiangtan Electric Manufacturing Corporation Ltd) recently completed 120 ton all battery electric-powered AC drive mining truck was officially delivered to energy company SPIC’s Huolinhe open-pit coal mine in Inner Mongolia and immediately put into use, which the OEM Continue reading “XEMC’s retrofitted 120 t all battery electric truck gets to work”
Innovative new propulsion solution for off-highway market offers enhanced drivability and maneuverability
ALLISON Transmission has announced the launch of the TerraTran, their latest innovation in propulsion solutions purpose-built for the global construction, mining, and quarrying markets.
A variant of Allison’s proven 4000 Series transmission, the TerraTran is Continue reading “Allison Transmission launch the TerraTran”
Change machine configuration in minutes, from inside the cab.
With the introduction of the new K100 boom change system for its PC490HRD-11 high reach demolition machine, Komatsu Europe Continue reading “Komatsu Europe introduces the new K100 boom change system for PC490HRD-11”
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 has unveiled the second phase of its Zaxis-7 range of medium excavators with the launch of the new Stage V-compliant ZX160-7 and ZX180-7 models, both of which are said to offer an enhanced operator experience and deliver the efficiency and versatility that will provide Continue reading “Hitachi introduces Stage-V compliant ZX160-7 and ZX180-7 excavators”
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 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”