Details on Caterpillar’s New 315 Next Gen Excavator, Compatible with the New Cat App
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Details on Caterpillar’s New 315 Next Gen Excavator, Compatible with the New Cat App

Offering superior performance in a compact design, the new Caterpillar 315 Next Gen excavator features a new powertrain, technology and simplified maintenance to boost performance,…

Mini Excavations: Enjoy a Variety of Easy Reading Tidbits on the  Compact Excavator Market
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Mini Excavations: Enjoy a Variety of Easy Reading Tidbits on the Compact Excavator Market

Defined as excavators under 8 metric tons, these are small excavation machines engineered with an undercarriage and tracks, a long digging arm and a cab…

Mecalac Showcases 9MWR Wheeled Excavator at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020
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Mecalac Showcases 9MWR Wheeled Excavator at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020

Mecalac, a leading global designer, manufacturer and distributor of compact construction equipment for urban environments, showcased the 9MWR wheeled excavator and other innovative products at…

Compact Excavator Upkeep: Must-Do Maintenance Tasks for Mini Exs from Undercarriages to Attachments
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Compact Excavator Upkeep: Must-Do Maintenance Tasks for Mini Exs from Undercarriages to Attachments

A dealer once submitted a warranty claim on a mini excavator stating that the engine started knocking, that it eventually shut down and that it…

Dig It: Bobcat Introduces R2-Series Compact Excavators with New Design, Performance and Comfort Enhancements
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Dig It: Bobcat Introduces R2-Series Compact Excavators with New Design, Performance and Comfort Enhancements

Bobcat Company has enhanced its industry-leading compact excavators with the new R2-Series compact excavators. R2-Series pack the digging power of a larger machine into a…

Doosan Expands Its Mini Excavator Lineup with Reduced Tail Swing DX62R-3
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Doosan Expands Its Mini Excavator Lineup with Reduced Tail Swing DX62R-3

Doosan Infracore North America, LLC, is expanding its mini excavator lineup with the new DX62R-3. The reduced tail swing model provides increased maneuverability and accessibility…

Vermeer Corporation introduces new line of high-capacity, truck-mounted vacuum excavators
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Vermeer Corporation introduces new line of high-capacity, truck-mounted vacuum excavators

Vermeer Corporation recently announced it has purchased a minority equity investment in and signed a distribution agreement with Vacuum X-Traction Products Inc. (VXP). Through the…

Electric Excavators: Detailing the Variety of Diesel Alternative Units in the Marketplace
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Electric Excavators: Detailing the Variety of Diesel Alternative Units in the Marketplace

The electric-powered mini excavator market is still in its infancy, but it’s growing up quickly. A variety of models and technologies have entered the market…

Let’s Roll: Wheeled Excavators Are Cruising into More North American Equipment Fleets
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Let’s Roll: Wheeled Excavators Are Cruising into More North American Equipment Fleets

Wheeled excavators are not new machines. In fact, they’ve been quite popular in Europe for some time and are gaining a slow but steady following…

Bobcat To Display New R-Series Compact Loaders and R2-Series Compact Excavators at World of Concrete
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Bobcat To Display New R-Series Compact Loaders and R2-Series Compact Excavators at World of Concrete

More than 60,000 industry professionals from around the world will have the opportunity to see the new R-Series compact loaders and R2-Series compact excavators from…

New Ditch Witch HX30G Vacuum Excavator Delivers Big Power in Low-Profile Package
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New Ditch Witch HX30G Vacuum Excavator Delivers Big Power in Low-Profile Package

Faced with evolving regulations and tightening budgets, today’s contractors need to be economical when it comes to their machine selection. To help meet this need,…

LiuGong NA Introduces New F-Series Mini Excavator
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LiuGong NA Introduces New F-Series Mini Excavator

LiuGong North America, headquartered in Katy, Texas, has announced the arrival of its first new F-series excavators for dealer review. The 9018F is a reduced…

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Kobelco’s SK75SR-7 Delivers Greater Efficiency, Power, Speed and an Amazing Cab
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Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Kobelco’s SK75SR-7 Delivers Greater Efficiency, Power, Speed and an Amazing Cab

In the off-highway equipment industry, most of the machine options are already pretty fantastic. Skid steers that boast insane hydraulic power to the attachment, zero-turn…

Add an Auger: How to Pair an Auger with Your Mini Excavator
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Add an Auger: How to Pair an Auger with Your Mini Excavator

If you run into setting fence posts and footers or planting trees on a routine basis, and you already own a mini ex, maybe it’s…

Case Dealer Medico Industries Supports Team Rubicon in Flood Mitigation Project in Susquehanna County, Pa.
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Case Dealer Medico Industries Supports Team Rubicon in Flood Mitigation Project in Susquehanna County, Pa.

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Medico Industries supported veteran-led disaster response organization Team Rubicon with equipment, including a compact track loader and mini excavator, to perform…

Editor at Large: Eyeing the Equipment Announced at Cat’s Fall Press Event + The Awesomeness of Visiting Its Global Operator Challenge
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Editor at Large: Eyeing the Equipment Announced at Cat’s Fall Press Event + The Awesomeness of Visiting Its Global Operator Challenge

  I just got back from Cat country last night. Boots still covered in N.C. red clay. The biggest maker of earthmoving equipment in the…

Digging in the Cold: Tips for Winterizing Your Compact Excavator
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Digging in the Cold: Tips for Winterizing Your Compact Excavator

As winter approaches, business slows down for many contractors who live in areas where freeze laws prohibit earthmoving activity. Whether or not you continue operating…

Bobcat Introduces New E26 Compact Excavator to the R-Series Lineup
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Bobcat Introduces New E26 Compact Excavator to the R-Series Lineup

Bobcat Company is expanding its R-Series excavator lineup with the addition of the new E26. Redesigned with performance, uptime protection and operator comfort in mind,…

Hyundai Exhibits Electric-Powered Compact Excavator at #ICUEE19
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Hyundai Exhibits Electric-Powered Compact Excavator at #ICUEE19

Machine developed in collaboration with Cummins Yesterday, Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas unveiled the prototype of a fully electric-powered compact excavator at its exhibit in the…

JCB’s Electric Mini Excavator Is Now Available in North America
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JCB’s Electric Mini Excavator Is Now Available in North America

The 19C-1E mini excavator, JCB’s first fully electric construction machine, is now offered to customers in the United States and Canada. JCB recently announced the…