Great Lakes, Landscapers & Wheel Loaders: How Drost Landscape Uses Compact Equipment to Beautify Vacation Spots in Michigan

Great Lakes, Landscapers & Wheel Loaders: How Drost Landscape Uses Compact Equipment to Beautify Vacation Spots in Michigan

For as long as Robert Drost can remember, families have been making their way north to his little corner of Pure Michigan. And, as he…

Friday Fun: Hitachi Wheel Loaders Reopens The Road to Pocono with Sweepstakes for 2019 Indy Race

Friday Fun: Hitachi Wheel Loaders Reopens The Road to Pocono with Sweepstakes for 2019 Indy Race

Last year, more than 4,000 Indy race fans signed in to win a pair of tickets to see the 2019 NTT INDYCAR Series ABC 500…

Here Are Some of the Coolest Compact Excavators on the Market Right Now

Here Are Some of the Coolest Compact Excavators on the Market Right Now

Mini excavators can dig basements, bury downspout lines, install electrical services, trench service lines, auger holes for trees or grapple obscenely big, decorative rocks. Today’s…

Just the Facts — A Quick Guide to Compact Wheel Loaders

Just the Facts — A Quick Guide to Compact Wheel Loaders

You’re busy. We get it. You don’t have time to read a 2,000-word article on the small wheel loader market. You’ve maybe already decided that…

Hitachi Excavators Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Hitachi Excavators Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Six Models from the Innovator of Hydraulic Diggers Hitachi has had a long history with compact excavators. Leveraging its own engineering and technology, Hitachi built…

Hitachi Construction Celebrates Grand Opening of New U.S. Corporate Headquarters

Hitachi Construction Celebrates Grand Opening of New U.S. Corporate Headquarters

Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders America Inc. (HCMA) celebrated the grand opening of their new U.S. corporate headquarters in Newnan, Georgia, with employees, local dignitaries, business…

Hitachi extends warranty for compact excavator line

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…

Deere-Hitachi celebrates 30 years of construction equipment joint venture

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…

Wheels in Motion: The Compact Wheel Loader Market Rolls a Little Larger in 2018

Wheels in Motion: The Compact Wheel Loader Market Rolls a Little Larger in 2018

Small wheel loaders continue to dig out a bigger niche in the North American machine market. Last year, big brands released impressive amounts of iron….

Hitachi Compact Excavators Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Hitachi Compact Excavators Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Six Models from the Innovator of Hydraulic Diggers Hitachi has had a long history with compact excavators. Leveraging its own engineering and technology, Hitachi built…

Hitachi prepares for a big CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Hitachi prepares for a big CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Visitors to the Hitachi CONEXPO-CON/AGG booth — #N12525 in the North Hall — March 7-11 in Las Vegas will discover why owners and operators are…

Excavator Tech: How Engines, Hydraulics and Hybrids Are Evolving the Mini Ex Market

Excavator Tech: How Engines, Hydraulics and Hybrids Are Evolving the Mini Ex Market

The long arm of a mini excavator has become a pretty powerful and popular tool for American contractors. Fitted with a bucket, hammer, brush cutter,…

Hitachi Excavators — 2016 Spec Guide

Hitachi Excavators — 2016 Spec Guide

Five Models from the Innovator of Hydraulic Diggers Hitachi has had a long history with compact excavators. In 1965, the very first hydraulic excavator Hitachi ever…

Editor’s Message: We Visit KCMA Corp. Out in Arizona to Operate Wheel Loaders

Editor’s Message: We Visit KCMA Corp. Out in Arizona to Operate Wheel Loaders

KCMA Corp. invited members of the trade press out to Wickenburg, Ariz., for a look at the newest updates in the Kawasaki-KCM Z7 wheel loader…

Photo blog: Kawasaki-KCM wheel loaders in action in Arizona

Photo blog: Kawasaki-KCM wheel loaders in action in Arizona

KCMA Corp. invited members of the trade press out to Wickenburg, Ariz., for a look at the newest updates in the Kawasaki-KCM Z7 wheel loader…

Hitachi Excavators  — 2015 Spec Guide

Hitachi Excavators — 2015 Spec Guide

Five Models from the Innovator of Hydraulic Diggers Hitachi has had a long history with compact excavators. In 1965, the very first hydraulic excavator Hitachi…

Compact Excavators – 2014 Spec Guide

Compact Excavators – 2014 Spec Guide

Over the past two decades, the small, tool-carrier excavator has found its home in the American construction equipment fleet. It’s a machine that migrated from…

Hitachi Compact Excavators — 2014 Spec Guide

Hitachi Compact Excavators — 2014 Spec Guide

Hitachi has had a long history with compact excavators. In 1965, the very first hydraulic excavator Hitachi ever made with its own engineering and technology…