Bobcat Changes Model Names on Three Compact Excavators
Bobcat has new model names for the E35, E42 and E50 in its 3- to 5-metric-ton compact excavator lineup.
September 26, 2023
Case CE Delivers First Electric Mini Excavator in North America to Ill. Contractor
The compact, emissions-free CX15EV fits the bill for the indoor excavation jobs performed by Brinkman Plumbing Contractors, the company says.
September 26, 2023
Bobcat Reduces Tailswing, Lengthens Arm on New E40 Compact Excavator
The 4-metric-ton model boasts less than 2 inches of overhang, a standard long arm and nearly 4,000 pounds of lift capacity.
September 25, 2023
Develon Launches 2 New Compact Excavators: DX63-7 and DX62R-7
The 6-metric-ton minis are redesigned inside and out and offer a choice of reduced or conventional tailswing.
September 19, 2023
Test Run: Cat’s 306 CR Compact Excavator is a “Fantastic Little Machine”
Operator Bryan Furnace gets some seat time in the mini excavator. Watch The Dirt for his review.
September 1, 2023
Quick Data: 2023 Top-Selling Compact Excavators and Auction Trends
See which compact excavator models were best-sellers and fetched top dollar at auction.
August 30, 2023
Compact equipment attachments
Virnig's First Mini Excavator Attachment – the X30 Rotary Brush Cutter
The X30 makes quick work of clearing brush, vegetation and small trees up to 4 inches in diameter with its 42-inch cutting width.
August 21, 2023
MB Crusher Launches New Grapples, Buckets for Excavators
The two new sorting grapples and three new padding buckets are designed to increase your excavator's versatility.
August 10, 2023
Change Attachments from Cab with New ESCO Coupler for Excavators
ESCO's PosiGrab II Hydraulic coupler works with 7- to 40-ton class machines and automatically pick up and release attachments.
July 27, 2023
Wacker Neuson Readies Electric Excavators for U.S. Market (Video)
The 1.7-ton EZ17e is a zero-emission solution for indoor applications and areas where noise and exhaust are a concern.
July 20, 2023
Develon Ramps Up Compact Excavator Line with New DX42-7
The sixth dash-7 mini excavator weighs 4 metric tons and runs on a 47-horsepower Develon engine.
July 13, 2023
John Deere Adds 85 P-Tier and 510 P-Tier Excavators to Lineup
A 270-degree camera system, more power and reduced fuel consumption are among the new enhancements.
July 5, 2023
Contractor's Perspective: Why L&S Earthworx Opted for Mecalac’s MWR Wheeled Excavator
“It can pretty much do two jobs at once,” says Luke Parmenter, owner of L&S Earthworx.
June 14, 2023
“This Thing is Awesome”: Mecalac’s 8MCR Skid-Excavator (Review)
Is it a skid steer? An excavator? – It's both. Check out The Dirt to see why this machine could “revolutionize the 8-ton excavator market.”
June 9, 2023
Video: Hyundai's R18E Electric Mini Excavator Getting Ready for Market
The 1.9-ton model will later be joined by 2.7- and 3.5-ton battery-powered excavators.
May 31, 2023
Video: Takeuchi Brings Its First Electric Excavator, the TB20e, to North America
The battery-powered model delivers similar performance to its diesel-powered counterpart, yet releases zero emissions and much less noise.
May 10, 2023
Wacker Neuson Fits 14-Ton Output into 10-Ton Wheeled Excavator
The high-performance EW100 runs on 136 horsepower and travels up to 24 mph.
May 8, 2023
Hyundai Rolls Out 3 New HX-A Series Compact Excavators
Ranging from 3.5 to 5 tons, they have larger cabs, increased hydraulic power, lower emissions – and they've won a design award.
April 21, 2023
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Ford Launching "Platinum Black" F-150 Lightning with $100K Price Tag
The upscale electric pickup will roll out in 2024 with features not found on other Lightnings.
Compact Utility Loaders
“Jack of All Trades”: New Holland’s New C314 Mini Track Loader
“Revolutionizing Pothole Repair”: JCB’s Pothole Pro Excavator Comes to U.S. (Video)
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