Wheel Loader Roundup: Let’s Look at Four Lineups and What’s New in the Market

Wheel Loader Roundup: Let’s Look at Four Lineups and What’s New in the Market

Compact wheel loaders continue to make waves here in North America, so much so that the market for these under 100-hp machines is approximately 5,000…

Dig What Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders Will Be Displaying at CONEXPO

Dig What Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders Will Be Displaying at CONEXPO

New machinery, technology and exciting future Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders America Inc. (HCMA) will debut new wheel loader models, cutting-edge technology and support tools at…

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Hitachi’s ZW Compact Wheel Loaders

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Hitachi’s ZW Compact Wheel Loaders

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…

Hitachi Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Hitachi Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

This Reborn Brand Will Soon Include the Big ZW120-6 Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders America Inc. first released its new Hitachi branded wheel loaders in 2018….

Crowd Pleasers: These Compact Wheel Loaders Are Some of the Most Popular on the Market

Crowd Pleasers: These Compact Wheel Loaders Are Some of the Most Popular on the Market

Why do certain models of compact wheel loaders outsell others in a manufacturer’s lineup or in the overall market? The answer ranges from models offering…

Hitachi Excavators Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Hitachi Excavators Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Six Versatile Models Developed with Comfort and Safety in Mind Hitachi’s long history of developing compact excavators began in 1965 with the first hydraulic excavator…

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…