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The 3 keys to a great backhoe
e asked sources to describe the single most important factor in each of three areas of backhoe performance: productivity, operator environment ...
JCB unveils the 3CX Compact backhoe at ICUEE; packs power into machine 35% smaller than standard 3CX (PHOTOS)
At the ICUEE show, JCB has unveiled its 3CX compact backhoe loader, 35 percent smaller than the company’s standard model 3CX, ...
The choice between a low-spec backhoe and high-end siblings isn’t as clear-cut as you might think
Backhoe loaders of 14-foot-and-greater dig depth have split into two markets: rental and contractor. As more standard features were added ...
JCB at work on 3 more military projects following success of HMEE high-speed, armored backhoe
Ten years into a successful run of manufacturing a high-speed, armored backhoe for the U.S. Army, the machine's impact is ...
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JCB donates $1 million worth of equipment to Nepal earthquake relief effort
In order to aid in the cleanup and rescue efforts in Nepal where survivors are still reeling in the aftermath ...
VIDEO: 1,000-hp backhoe blasts Guinness World Record to become fastest digger on Earth
Just about anyone who's familiar with backhoes is familiar with the JCB GT. For more than 20 years, the JCB ...
JCB now building 3CX backhoes in North America, will add 100 workers to new line
JCB has added the 3CX backhoe to the lineup of machines being made at its North American headquarters in Savannah, ...
Should you buy a new backhoe now or wait for the Tier 4 debate to subside?
The 2013 Equipment World Spec Guide had 10 new models of backhoes in the 14-foot and greater categories. This year, ...
U.S. Army orders $50 million worth of HMEE high-speed backhoes from JCB
The group responsible for the largest order in JCB's history just asked the British heavy equipment maker to re-up its supply ...
Diggerland USA, the country’s first construction equipment theme park, breaks ground for summer opening
With most of the site work done on the 14-acre plot of land the theme park will occupy, West Berlin ...
Bigger, Better? Performance advantages of 15-foot backhoes over smaller diggers are narrowing, but have not disappeared
There’s a reason 14-foot backhoes comprise the bulk of backhoe sales. That size is well-suited to most of the tasks ...
JCB taps Graeme Macdonald to succeed Alan Blake as CEO
JCB has announced that Grame Macdonald will be the company's next chief executive officer. Macdonald will succeed current CEO Alan ...
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Hennessey unveils 704-hp Ford F-150 VelociRaptor (PHOTOS)
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