Tag: excavators

Caterpillar's M317F

Wheeled excavators deliver reliable performance

March 27, 2017By

The new Caterpillar M315F and M317F compact radius wheeled excavators are additions to the recently launched Cat F Series wheeled excavator range.

Case's CX490D excavator

Case D Series beefed up with CX490D, CX500D excavators

January 20, 2017By

Two crawler excavators joined Case Construction Equipment’s D Series lineup.

Hyundai to offer machines with Trimble technology

November 11, 2016By

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas will soon be offering a “Trimble-ready” option for its wheel loaders and excavators.

John Deere's 470G LC excavator

Excavator meets Tier 4 Final requirements

October 24, 2016By

John Deere’s 470G LC excavator is the latest member of the company’s production-class equipment lineup to be updated to meet Tier 4 Final emission standards.

The first 3-D printed excavator will be printed at DOE’s Manufacturing Demonstration Facility at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory using carbon fiber-reinforced ABS plastic. Photo courtesy of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Department of Energy

3-D printed excavator closer to reality

September 30, 2016By

A project involving a 3-D printed excavator took a step forward with the recent printing of a prototype.

Caterpillar will focus on growing its global mini excavator business as it leverages existing facilities and design teams to deliver cost effective and efficient new machines weighing less than 3 tons. Photo courtesy of Cat.

Cat to bring mini excavator manufacturing in house

August 25, 2016By

Caterpillar will shift design and production of its smallest hydraulic excavators to Cat facilities beginning in 2018.


Mini excavator an option for emissions-sensitive operations

June 21, 2016By

Caterpillar added the model 300.9D VPS (Versatile Power System) to the company’s range of mini hydraulic excavators. According […]

KOBELCO builds facility

Kobelco opens excavator plant in South Carolina

June 7, 2016By

Kobelco Construction Machinery USA and its parent company, Kobelco, celebrated the opening of a new 156,000-sq.-ft. excavator production […]