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REVIEW: Komatsu PC210LC-10 excavator earns high marks for speed, size

REVIEW: Komatsu PC210LC-10 excavator earns high marks...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 30, 2015

Nabbing some of the highest scores we’ve seen from a reviewed machine so far, there was a common theme among ...

VIDEO: Head stands, extreme grades and giant boulders all in a day’s work for this excavator operator

VIDEO: Head stands, extreme grades and giant boulders...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 24, 2015

You don't see many operation videos that are nearly as interesting as this one. And better yet, it only gets ...

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Hyundai unveils 7 HX Series excavators with new...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 23, 2015

Hyundai has taken the wraps off of its latest series of excavators and the company says the aim of the ...

Excavator slides into ditch, kills worker on Michigan jobsite

Excavator slides into ditch, kills worker on Michigan...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 20, 2015

A worker on a Michigan jobsite was killed last week when he was struck by an excavator. According to a report ...

VIDEO: Follow this excavator operator’s example. Make your hot dogs with a grapple

VIDEO: Follow this excavator operator’s example....

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 03, 2015

With Independence Day weekend officially upon us, millions of Americans are preparing to host or attend a cookout. But none ...

Why are larger, 35- to 50-ton excavator sales up? Machine’s evolution, industry’s recovery are factors

Why are larger, 35- to 50-ton excavator sales up?...

Posted by Staff Report on Jul 02, 2015

It’s more ripple than tsunami, but there’s been an increase in sales of excavators toward the upper end of the ...

Volvo recently unveiled the EC140E excavator. The company's North America sales saw a huge jump in the 2Q.

Volvo CE unveils EC140E excavator with improved cab,...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 30, 2015

Continuing its E-Series excavator introductions, which began last year at ConExpo, Volvo Construction Equipment launched the EC140E at its annual ...

Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades buried beneath jobsite

Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 29, 2015

Though he wasn't exactly sure of what he had struck at the time, an excavator operator in Austria likely needed ...

Volvo CE’s new EC20D compact excavator drops fuel consumption with new engine, auto idle system

Volvo CE’s new EC20D compact excavator drops fuel...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 17, 2015

Volvo Construction Equipment has introduced its latest compact excavator, featuring an engine update and a new automatic idling system. The new ...

Komatsu’s new PC210LC-11 excavator is more efficient, more comfortable

Komatsu’s new PC210LC-11 excavator is more...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 12, 2015

Following the announcement of its new log loader earlier in the week, Komatsu has introduced the new PC210LC-11 hydraulic excavator. Similar to ...

Komatsu intros PC210LL-10 log loader with power boost, redesigned cab

Komatsu intros PC210LL-10 log loader with power boost,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 09, 2015

Boasting a new engine and redesigned cab, Komatsu has launched its latest log loader, the PC210LL-10. Replacing the PC200LL-8, which had ...

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Excavator falls from bridge onto train tracks during...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 04, 2015

While performing demolition work on a bridge which crosses over a portion of train tracks near Boston, an excavator fell ...

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