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Hyundai’s new compact-radius HX145LCR boasts fuel savings, high-end cab

Hyundai’s new compact-radius HX145LCR boasts fuel...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 04, 2016

Rounding out the company's machine introductions at the Bauma show in Munich last month was the compact-radius HX145LCR. The excavator ...

JCB unveils the Hydradig, a unique wheeled excavator; launches 4 redesigned loaders (VIDEO)

JCB unveils the Hydradig, a unique wheeled excavator;...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 25, 2016

While JCB’s Bauma headliner was the wheeled Hydradig excavator—expected to make North American shores next March during ConExpo—it did have ...

Gradall unveils the XL5200V: Newest telescoping tilt boom excavator boasts more compact counterweight design

Gradall unveils the XL5200V: Newest telescoping tilt...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 06, 2016

With the introduction of the XL5200V crawler excavator, Gradall has taken the wraps off the largest machine in its entire ...

Caterpillar’s new 308E2 excavator with variable angle boom lets you work really close to the tracks and blade

Caterpillar’s new 308E2 excavator with variable...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 04, 2016

Thanks to a variable angle boom design, Caterpillar's new 308E2 VAB is more capable when digging near and away from ...

Diggerland USA to open grown-ups only heavy equipment playground April 2

Diggerland USA to open grown-ups only heavy equipment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 01, 2016

Though the grownups have always been more than welcome to hop on a machine at New Jersey's Diggerland USA, the ...

VIDEO: Excavators squeezing trees to pieces makes for mesmerizing compilation

VIDEO: Excavators squeezing trees to pieces makes for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 17, 2016

There are certain mundane tasks that, no matter how common, you could watch all day. For us, excavators ripping apart ...

Worker killed after being struck by excavator in NC work zone

Worker killed after being struck by excavator in NC...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Mar 14, 2016

A construction worker died recently after he was struck by the counterweight of an excavator at a highway project in North ...

VIDEO: Parking garage collapses atop excavator during demolition

VIDEO: Parking garage collapses atop excavator during...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 18, 2016

A demolition crew in the final stages of a job in Houston watched in horror as it came to crashing ...

VIDEO: 2 excavators upright tipped end dumper that forgot one vital step

VIDEO: 2 excavators upright tipped end dumper that...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 28, 2016

Looks like someone forgot to open their tailgate... Thankfully, there were two excavator operators who had some time on their hands ...

VIDEO: Excavator operators sled sideways down snowy hills like they’re in the digger luge

VIDEO: Excavator operators sled sideways down snowy...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 07, 2016

Just a few days ago we showed you some amazing snow racing by the 900-horsepower super trucks in Red Bull's ...

Caterpillar found guilty of stealing trade secrets for creation of excavator quick couplers

Caterpillar found guilty of stealing trade secrets for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 04, 2016

Caterpillar has been ordered to pay Miller UK Ltd. nearly $74 million after being found guilty by a federal court in ...

Excavator operator killed after machine becomes submerged in pond on Houston jobsite

Excavator operator killed after machine becomes...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 23, 2015

An excavator operator was killed on a jobsite near Houston last week when his machine sunk in a retention pond. According ...

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