TAG: Husqvarna

Husqvarna Autonomous Operation brings self-operated mowing to large areas

November 15, 2019By

Husqvarna is taking another step forward in the world of autonomy and connectivity with Husqvarna Autonomous Operation for professionals. The Husqvarna Autonomous Operation, which increases productivity and safety while maintaining large green spaces, consists of multiple self-operated Husqvarna robotic mowers powered by Husqvarna EPOS (Exact Positioning Operating System) technology. Three pilots are being set up in 2019 to refine the... read more

Durability drives production for handheld equipment

November 15, 2019By
Photo: Oregon Outdoor Power Equipment

Landscape contractors need reliable and durable handheld equipment, says Jack Easterly, product manager for professional handheld products at Husqvarna. “Landscaping is a productivity-based profession, and getting work done the fastest is at the top of contractors’ minds,” Easterly says. “The goal with battery equipment is to be able to substitute tool by tool and not have a loss in performance... read more

Top uses for small walk-behind mowers

November 14, 2019By
Toro mower (Photo: Toro)

When determining what type of mower to use, it’s important to first look at the site, says Paul Fraynd, CEO of Sun Valley Landscaping in Omaha, Neb. Often, small, tight areas such as parking lot islands, fenced-in backyards, hillsides and spaces with a lot of obstacles call for smaller mowers. Sun Valley Landscaping uses 21- and 30-inch mowers for many... read more

Husqvarna robotic automower in action

October 28, 2019By
Photo: LM Staff; Husqvarna

Seth Jones talks with Andy Grayson, global product manager of Husqvarna, about the company’s new robotic automowers. Jones asks all the same questions that GIE attendees were asking. Find out what they were and get your questions answered by watching the video.   Check out more content from GIE+EXPO.   ICYMI: John Deere updates its 2020 track loader | GIE+EXPO... read more

Husqvarna adds to handheld and battery-powered lines

October 23, 2019By
Photo: LM Staff

Husqvarna introduced several new products designed for lawn and tree care professionals at the 2019 GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky. These include zero-turns, sever handheld battery-powered products and commercial robotics. Battery-powered options Husqvarna announced several new additions to the portfolio of battery-operated products. The new 520iHT4 (MSRP: $449.99) hedge trimmer offers a telescoping arm with a reach of more than 14... read more

Husqvarna adds new technology for robotic mowing

September 24, 2019By
Husqvarna satellite navigation system for robotic mowers (Photo: Husqvarna)

Husquvarna released EPOS technology, a satellite-based navigation system for its Automower robotic mowers. Husqvarna EPOS satellite-based technology can create virtual boundaries for professional robotic mowers with an accuracy of up to 1.18 inches. The company said this innovation will increase the flexibility and use of robotic mowers into areas that were traditionally challenging for robotic lawn mowers, such as passing hard surfaces.... read more