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Steelwrist Intros SQ50 Quick Couplers and Tiltrotators for Mid-Size Excavators
Using the system, operators can quickly change high-flow attachments on 7- to 13-ton excavators, while rotate and tilt functions increase flexibility.
May 13, 2022
Takeuchi TB2150R Excavator: Big Power in a Fixed-Boom, Reduced Tail-Swing Package
The TB2150R’s fixed boom and reduced tail swing give it more stability and the capacity to carry heavier loads.
April 13, 2022
Link-Belt Launches 355 X4S, its Largest Excavator with Minimum Swing
At 39 tons and 205 horsepower, this excavator offers more power with less weight.
April 11, 2022
Heavy equipment attachments
Engcon Launches New Compactor Plate for 12- to 24-Ton Excavators
The attachment can tilt and rotate for quicker soil compaction with an excavator.
April 6, 2022
Hyundai Combines Power, Precision with New HX160A L, HX180A L Excavators
The mid-size excavators boast 13% more power and 27% more torque, along with precise hydraulic control.
April 4, 2022
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Packing More Digging Power: Kobelco's New 20-Ton Excavator
The cab on the SK210LC-11 also gets a remake, along with added standard features to make life easier for operators.
March 8, 2022
Deere Releases First Excavators with New Naming: 350 P-Tier, 380 P-Tier
The midsize excavators offer SmartGrade technology, better fuel economy and improved operator comfort and visibility.
March 7, 2022
LiuGong Launches New Lineups of Excavators and Wheel Loaders
With 20 product launches this year, the Chinese manufacturer aims to compete in the global market.
February 1, 2022
Hyundai Unveils Trio of Excavators from 13 to 15 Metric Tons
The new HX130 A LCR, HX140 A LCR and HX145 A LCR get bigger cabs, longer service intervals and a variety of other upgrades.
January 31, 2022
Doosan’s Next-Generation Excavators Hitting the Market This Year
Doosan is redesigning its entire lineup of crawler excavators with lots of new features and performance improvements.
January 24, 2022
Link-Belt debuts 3 New Heavy-Duty Excavators Built for Tough Applications
These models have a wider stance and higher ground clearance, giving them better stability and increased lift capacities to handle rugged work.
December 27, 2021
Cat Command Expands to 374, 395 Excavators
Cat's 374 and 395 excavators can now be operated from a safe distance onsite or from hundreds of miles away. Cat Command makes it possible.
December 2, 2021
First Hitachi-Built ZX210LC-6 Excavator Ships to North America
The medium-sized utility excavator is the first of many Hitachi-built and branded machines soon to be available in North America. Details here.
November 29, 2021
Demolish 8-Story Buildings with New Cat 340 UHD Excavator
Cat didn't just throw a long front on a standard excavator. The 340 UHD has a reinforced frame, heavier counterweight and the best working weight in its size class.
November 26, 2021
Similar But Very Different: Cat Expert Explains the Four 315 and 317 Excavator Models | The Dirt #24
Cat's 315, 315 GC, 317 and 317 GC excavators are all-new inside and out. So much has been packed into these models that in this episode of The Dirt, we've asked Cat excavator expert Brian Stellbrink to break it all down.
May 7, 2021
Video: Cat Replaced the 316F with Faster 317 and 317 GC Excavators
Cat's small excavator lineup looks pretty different these days. We discuss the new 317 and 317 GC, how these models differ and how they both improve over the 316F L that they replace.
April 16, 2021
Video: Volvo Excavator Prototypes Reveal Formidable Strength in Electric Development
Amid a flurry of electric construction equipment news to start 2021, Volvo has introduced two battery-electric excavator prototypes that are different in more ways than one. We dig into those excavators and Volvo's electric advantage in this video.
March 5, 2021
Beefed-Up Cat 374 Designed With Twice the Durability and Top-of-the-Line Tech
Cat says the 374 can load up to 33 Cat 772 trucks per hour working at 100% jobsite efficiency.
February 22, 2021
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Built Robotics Turns Excavators into Robotic Trenchers – What’s Next? (Video)
In this episode of The Dirt, we focus on the Exosystem, which can convert any excavator into a remote-controlled, autonomous trench digger.
Pay and benefits
CNH and Union Return to Bargaining Table Over Strike
“Green & Mean”: Avant Delivers Most Power for Size to New Compact Loaders
Liebherr's Largest Dozer, the PR 776, Unleashed on the U.S. Market
Volvo CE Launches New Electric Compact Excavators and Wheel Loader
Equipment World Contractor of the Year
The Contractor of the Year contest recognizes contractors who have annual revenues of between $3 million and $15 million and exemplify the highest standards of construction professionals.
7 Secrets to Cutting Fleet Costs
The day-to-day expenses of running a fleet can add up quickly. This eBook can help you uncover 7 of those hidden costs and implement best practices to address them. Download your copy now to learn more.