Cleveland Bros Donates Mini Excavator to Lebanon County Career and Technology Center
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Cleveland Bros Donates Mini Excavator to Lebanon County Career and Technology Center

The Lebanon County Career and Technology Center (LCCTC) received a generous donation from Cleveland Brothers, a construction equipment and truck service company, in Ephrata. Account…

John Deere and Wacker Neuson Enter Partnership to Supply Compact Excavators in China, Southeast Asia and Oceania
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John Deere and Wacker Neuson Enter Partnership to Supply Compact Excavators in China, Southeast Asia and Oceania

As demand for John Deere construction equipment increases around the globe, the Moline-based manufacturer is entering into a strategic supplier agreement with Wacker Neuson to…

Engcon, Kobelco and Leica Geosystems form unique team
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Engcon, Kobelco and Leica Geosystems form unique team

Engcon announces it has joined with Kobelco Construction Machinery and Leica Geosystems to provide an automatic height and tilt function on its Kobelco tiltrotators. Engcon…

Vac-Tron Introduces New Hydraulic Boom
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Vac-Tron Introduces New Hydraulic Boom

Vac-Tron Equipment recently announced the release of its new 6-way hydraulic boom design for its trailer vacuum excavation equipment and industrial vacuum equipment. This hydraulic…

Case, Hills Machinery Support Team Rubicon Mudslide Cleanup in North Carolina
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Case, Hills Machinery Support Team Rubicon Mudslide Cleanup in North Carolina

Case Construction Equipment dealer Hills Machinery provided Team Rubicon with a compact track loader and excavator to assist in mudslide cleanup in Polk County, North…

Check out Volvo’s formidable excavator six pack
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Check out Volvo’s formidable excavator six pack

Was there ever a machine more adaptable, scalable or shape-shifting than the excavator? Here we look at the versatility behind a selection of Volvo Construction…

Vermeer introduces new MUD Hub Slurry Solidification System
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Vermeer introduces new MUD Hub Slurry Solidification System

The new Vermeer MUD Hub slurry solidification system helps control the costs, time and complexity of drilling fluid management. Using the new Vermeer ST2000 slat…

Two New JCB Compact Excavators Are Now Available in the US and Canada
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Two New JCB Compact Excavators Are Now Available in the US and Canada

The new JCB 18Z-1 and 19C-1 compact excavators are easy-to-transport machines, configured to meet the needs of construction, landscaping and rental customers. JCB North America…

Operation Deere-Hitachi: Find the Secret to the 30-Year Success of the Deere-Hitachi Line of Excavators
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Operation Deere-Hitachi: Find the Secret to the 30-Year Success of the Deere-Hitachi Line of Excavators

SPECS: Engine Horsepower: 23.3 hp Max. Digging Depth: 10 ft Max. Reach: 17 ft, 1 in. Bucket Breakout Force: 6,085 lbf Operating Weight: 7,760 lbs…

Ditch Witch Certified Training Program Offers New Vacuum Excavation Courses
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Ditch Witch Certified Training Program Offers New Vacuum Excavation Courses

As vacuum excavators expand use beyond horizontal directional drilling (HDD) jobsites to other industrial applications such as microtrenching, operators require new technology, tools and information…

Operation Volvo: Be the First North American Journalist to Operate the EW60E Wheeled Excavator
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Operation Volvo: Be the First North American Journalist to Operate the EW60E Wheeled Excavator

SPECS: Engine: 60.6-net-hp Tier 4 Final Volvo diesel Max. Travel Speed: 18.6 mph Max. Dig Depth: 10 ft, 10 in. Max. Dig Reach: 19 ft,…

Hitachi extends warranty for compact excavator line
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Hitachi extends warranty for compact excavator line

Hitachi has extended its standard full-machine machine warranty on all six compact excavators to 2 years/2,000 hours, reinforcing its commitment to manufacture the industry’s most…

Case, Titan Machinery and Sonsray Machinery Provide Equipment for Wildfire Cleanup Operation
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Case, Titan Machinery and Sonsray Machinery Provide Equipment for Wildfire Cleanup Operation

Case Construction Equipment and heavy equipment dealers Titan Machinery and Sonsray Machinery donated the use of skid steers, a compact track loader and an excavator…

Deere-Hitachi celebrates 30 years of construction equipment joint venture
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Deere-Hitachi celebrates 30 years of construction equipment joint venture

John Deere and Hitachi Construction Machinery are proud to celebrate more than three decades of their longstanding joint venture, the Deere-Hitachi Construction Machinery Corporation. Utilizing…

LiuGong North America introduces new 9035EZTS compact excavator
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LiuGong North America introduces new 9035EZTS compact excavator

LiuGong North America’s compact 9035EZTS excavator is its first zero tail-swing model in the 3.5 metric ton class. The rig is an ideal tool for…

Trimble and Kobelco Announce Trimble Ready Option for Select Kobelco Excavator Models
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Trimble and Kobelco Announce Trimble Ready Option for Select Kobelco Excavator Models

Trimble and Kobelco recently announced the introduction of a Trimble Ready option for select Tier 4 Final Kobelco excavator models. Select excavators that ship from the Kobelco factory…

Editor at Large: Visiting Volvo Construction Equipment in Pennsylvania to operate the EW60E wheeled compact excavator
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Editor at Large: Visiting Volvo Construction Equipment in Pennsylvania to operate the EW60E wheeled compact excavator

We’re getting our boots muddy operating a lot of equipment this spring. One of our big goals for 2018 was to get the Compact Equipment…

Aftermarket Options: Looking for a New Pair of Mini Excavator Tracks?  We’ve Got the Lowdown
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Aftermarket Options: Looking for a New Pair of Mini Excavator Tracks? We’ve Got the Lowdown

Compact excavator operators know that their success rides on good rubber tracks, which is why excavator manufacturers sell their machines with tracks that optimize the…

Yanmar announces new industry standard for warranties
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Yanmar announces new industry standard for warranties

Yanmar America’s Construction Equipment Division is proud to announce the new industry standard for compact excavator factory warranties. Beginning April 1, 2018, Yanmar will implement…

Excavator Tool Carrier: Attachments Push Mini Excavators Beyond Digging
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Excavator Tool Carrier: Attachments Push Mini Excavators Beyond Digging

Compact Excavators Can Dig in Many ways, but they can Do a Lot More than Just that The skid steer loader has often been referred…