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Scorpion Concept Excavator design for JCB

Scorpion Concept Excavator is a design proposal for JCB, it’s a project submitted for “Project 120” design contest held by JCB. The brief was simple, each contestant had to design an innovative JCB Digger for the year of 2073. In 2073, we need a new breed of earth moving machinery. …

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THE RETURN OF THE BACKHOE

Is this the return of the trusty backhoe? This machine has long to be thought of as a dying breed on UK construction sites, with 360 excavators tracked and wheeled fast becoming the norm, combined with the tilt rotate systems and various labour saving attachments now available t the operator …

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The payload answer for ADT haulage?

Will increased ADT load capacity provide a suitable solution to increasing aggregate and earthmoving haulage needs? Mike Woof reports The rule of thumb with off-highway machinery is that for bulk operations, larger equipment can deliver economies of scale, with bigger payloads allowing a better cost/tonne. Heavier machines may be less …

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The Biggest Komatsu Excavator PC8000

Overview Building on the technology and expertise Komatsu has accumulated since establishment, GALEO presents customers worldwide with a strong, distinctive image of technological innovation and value. Designed for high productivity, safety and environmental considerations, GALEO machines reflect Komatsu´s commitment to contributing to the creation of a better world.  

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Volvo EC950E crawler excavator: Peak performance

Do the bigger jobs better, stronger and faster with Volvo’s new 90 tonne weight class EC950E crawler excavator. With over 424 kN of breakout force and 408 kN of tearout force, it offers the perfect combination of power and stability to handle high capacity duties in the toughest applications. For …

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The Black CAT

Caterpillar Celebrates 30 Years of Backhoe-loader Production with Anniversary Machines On September 24, 2015, Caterpillar’s Building Construction Products (BCP) Division Desford facility kicked off the celebration of 30 years of backhoe loader production at the facility with a two-day anniversary event. Customers, dealers and employees from around the globe gathered …

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80 Tonne Hyundai Crawler R800-9

The latest addition to Hyundai’s Dash 9 family is the launch of its 80t crawler excavator model, the R800-9. Successor to its Dash 7A cousin the R800-7A, the R800-9 has been unveiled and is now available to the Australian market Launched in 2009 Hyundai’s Dash 9 series of excavators and …

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