Watch: YANMAR Debuts New Premium Red Color Scheme for Its Compact Equipment
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Watch: YANMAR Debuts New Premium Red Color Scheme for Its Compact Equipment

YANMAR America’s Compact Equipment Division recently announced the launch of its entire compact equipment lineup in a premium red color scheme. All of its excavators,…

Mecalac Introduces Speedy New MCR Series ‘Skid-Excavators’
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Mecalac Introduces Speedy New MCR Series ‘Skid-Excavators’

Mecalac, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of compact construction equipment for urban environments, has just introduced its innovative line of crawler…

Takeuchi Launches TB225 Compact Excavator with All-Steel Construction/Best-in-Class Engine Output
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Takeuchi Launches TB225 Compact Excavator with All-Steel Construction/Best-in-Class Engine Output

Takeuchi-US, an innovative global leader in compact equipment has introduced the TB225 compact hydraulic excavator. The brand new TB225 features all steel construction and provides…

Here Are Five Tips for Renting a Vacuum Excavator
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Here Are Five Tips for Renting a Vacuum Excavator

Know Your Ideal Tank Size: One specific item you will need to understand before renting a vacuum excavator is your ideal debris tank size. Landscaping,…

Engcon Creates a Live Streamed Excavator Showcase
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Engcon Creates a Live Streamed Excavator Showcase

The prevailing coronavirus pandemic has meant machine fairs this year have been either canceled or postponed worldwide. Fairs traditionally have provided an easy way to…

Kobelco USA Introduces New SK130LC-11 Excavator
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Kobelco USA Introduces New SK130LC-11 Excavator

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA is pleased to announce the launch of its SK130LC-11 excavator in North America. The SK130LC-11 is the first model to be…

Yanmar America Announces 4-Ton Excavator
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Yanmar America Announces 4-Ton Excavator

YANMAR America’s Compact Equipment Division is excited to announce the launch of the new SV40 Excavator. This ultra-tight tail swing excavator boasts power, flexibility and…

South Coast AQMD Awards Volvo Construction Equipment $2M to Test Electric Heavy Equipment in California
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South Coast AQMD Awards Volvo Construction Equipment $2M to Test Electric Heavy Equipment in California

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) was awarded a $2 million grant for a commercial pilot of the company’s electric, zero emission excavator and electric wheel…

Caterpillar TiltRotate System (TRS) Available for CAT Mini Excavators
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Caterpillar TiltRotate System (TRS) Available for CAT Mini Excavators

Caterpillar Work Tools now has a TiltRotate System (TRS) for Cat Next Gen mini excavators. The new TRS6 and TRS8 models allow attached work tools…

Showdown! Demolition Robots vs. Compact Excavators with Breakers
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Showdown! Demolition Robots vs. Compact Excavators with Breakers

With cutting-edge technology enhancing efficiency and safety on a number of jobsite applications, hydraulic breakers might seem a bit dull in comparison. Mounted on a…

Roll Program: Let’s Run Down Cat’s New M314 and M318 Next Gen Wheeled Excavators
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Roll Program: Let’s Run Down Cat’s New M314 and M318 Next Gen Wheeled Excavators

Two new Caterpillar Next Generation wheeled excavators — the Cat M314 and M318 — feature multiple design updates that boost machine efficiency and lower long-term…

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…