Heavy equipment: Page 2
Video: Amphibious Komatsu D155W Dozer is an Earthmoving Submarine
Only five of the 36 models built between 1971 and 1993 remain, restored for reconstruction after the 2011 tsunami in Japan.
June 30, 2016
Large Excavator, Short Tailswing – Kobelco’s New SK380SRLC-7
All the power of a 38-metric-ton excavator but with the tailswing of a smaller machine for fitting in tight spaces.
August 15, 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
LiuGong Launches its Largest Excavator, the 995F, in U.S.
The 95-metric-ton model runs on a 608-horsepower engine and is equipped with a 7.3-cubic-yard heavy-duty rock bucket.
August 11, 2023
Getting Easier for Operators: A Rundown of the Latest Wheel Loaders
The latest models from Case, Cat, Deere, Develon, Komatsu, Liebherr, LiuGong, Volvo, Hitachi, Wacker Neuson, Mecalac and Yanmar.
August 9, 2023
A Closer Look at World’s First Excavator Bucket to Detect Buried Utilities
On The Dirt, Rodradar's founder answers all your questions about the bucket equipped with ground penetrating radar.
August 4, 2023
LiuGong’s New 936F Excavator Designed for Heavy-Duty Digging
The 38-metric-ton excavator gets a sturdier design, bigger bucket and increased fuel efficiency, among other new features.
August 3, 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
Quick Data: Top-Selling Backhoes in 2023
See which backhoe loader models were best-sellers and fetched top dollar at auction.
July 25, 2023
John Deere Expands E-Drive Wheel Loader Line with 744 X-Tier
An E-Drive machine, the 744 X-Tier wheel loader features an electrified drivetrain with a diesel engine as the primary power source.
July 18, 2023
Cat Milestone: 50,000th Wheeled Excavator Produced
The milestone was reached only 11 years after the 25,000th machine was produced in 2012.
July 13, 2023
Liebherr Unearths Its Lastest Mining Excavator - the R 9300
The updated model boasts 25% more fuel efficiency than its predecessor, the 250-metric-ton R 9250.
July 11, 2023
Komatsu Unveils Electric 20-Metric-Ton Excavator
The model, which will enter a contractor pilot phase this year, moves beyond compact battery-powered equipment to a mid-size machine.
July 6, 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
Huddig Launches First Hybrid Backhoe 1370T for U.S.
Huddig says the model is the first fully hybrid backhoe in the U.S. The diesel engine automatically recharges the battery.
June 26, 2023
Komatsu Releases Long Undercarriage Excavator PC130LC-11
The 8% boost in track length gives the new model 20% more lifting capacity than its predecessor.
June 21, 2023
Cat's New 995 Wheel Loader Delivers More with Less Fuel Than 994K
The same size as its predecessor, it gets a boost in payload, power, productivity and fuel efficiency.
June 19, 2023
Philippi-Hagenbuch’s HiVol Tank Turns Your Haul Truck into a Water Truck
The bed on a rigid-frame or articulated dump truck can be retrofitted to carry 60,000 gallons.
June 15, 2023
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Forget the Hype, Here’s the Reality of Electric Construction Equipment
A Volvo VP gives a thought-provoking, down-to-earth view of where things stand with battery-powered equipment and where it’s headed, on The Dirt.
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Heavy Equipment Maintenance Checklist
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