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”

Merlo announces electric version of Roto rotating telehandlers

Italian telehandler OEM and manufacturer Merlo has announced its entire range of Roto rotating telehandlers are now available as electric plug-in versions.

With the main goals of reducing emissions, noise, and fuel in the working Continue reading “Merlo announces electric version of Roto rotating telehandlers”

Hyundai and Doosan to compete under Genuine tie-up

Intermediary holding company established to support both companies and maximize synergies

FOLLOWING the acquisition in August of Doosan Infracore by Hyundai Heavy Industries Group, Hyundai Genuine has now been established as an Continue reading “Hyundai and Doosan to compete under Genuine tie-up”

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

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Dana acquires SME Group

Vehicle transmission and component company Dana Incorporated in the USA has completed the acquisition of Italian electric motor manufacturer SME Group.

Dana and SMEHeadquartered in Arzignano, SME designs and builds low-voltage AC induction and synchronous motors, inverters, and controls for off-highway vehicles, including material handling, construction and agricultural equipment. Continue reading “Dana acquires SME Group”