Yanmar Compact Equipment’s zero tail swing midi-excavator, the ViO80-7, has been declared a winner in this year’s prestigious Japan Institute of Design Promotion’s 2023 Good Design Award.

Designed for the needs of the Japanese market, the ViO80-7 is the optimal choice for urban civil engineering applications. While belonging to the 8-ton class, it follows the concept of a mini excavator, enabling precise tasks such as turning in narrow spaces and digging in narrow trenches.