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How to use compact, mini excavators to get the job done

August 2, 2019By
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Mini but mighty: Landscape contractors are making use of compact and mini excavators in a variety of new applications read more

Takeuchi releases TB250-2 compact excavator

January 18, 2019By

Takeuchi-US released a new compact excavator, the TB250-2. Weighing approximately 11,000 pounds, the machine provides Takeuchi with a true 5-ton excavator offering that is well suited for a range of applications including landscape, general contracting and rental, the company reports. The excavator features a long arm with integrated thumb mount and a max dig depth of about 12.5 feet. Takeuchi... read more

Kubota intros 2 new compact excavators

January 29, 2018By

Kubota Tractor Corp. introduced the new KX033-4 compact excavator with an extendable dipper arm and the U27-4 tight tail swing compact excavator. KX033-4 compact excavator with extendable dipper arm Kubota’s new KX033-4 compact excavator with an extendable dipper arm is a new configuration to the existing KX033-4 compact excavator within Kubota’s popular KX Series. “The extendable dipper configuration now has comparable dig... read more

JCB: Compact Excavator

October 24, 2017By

Quick. Powerful. Productive. That’s the new generation of JCB compact excavators. These indispensable machines work smarter with lower running costs and higher productivity. JCB compact excavators are a force to be reckoned with providing greater dump height, increased lift capacity and faster cycle times. When you work smarter with the JCB compact excavator you have time to play harder. Start... read more

New Holland launches compact excavator line

October 19, 2017By

New Holland Construction showcased a full line of compact excavators at GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 18-20. “We’re proud to present at the Green Industry & Equipment Expo and share the progressive updates we’ve made to our existing mini excavator family,” said Doran Herritt, New Holland Construction Segment marketing leader. “Each model is designed with the customer in mind to... read more

Kubota unveils new compact excavator

January 18, 2017By

Kubota Tractor Corp. expanded its KX series with the addition of the KX033-4 compact excavator. Replacing the KX91-3, the KX033-4 features a larger cab, dash-controlled presets for auxiliary circuits and a standard hydraulic diverter valve. “The KX033-4 is a welcomed breath of fresh air for the 3-to-4 ton compact excavator class. It delivers best in class hydraulic breakout power while... read more