Kobelco Construction Machinery America has introduced the SK210 full-size, high-performance excavator to the Kobelco Mark 9 excavator series. These new Tier 4 models include the SK260, SK295, SK350 and SK485 excavators. The versatile SK210 Mark 9 delivers a 10 percent improvement in both fuel efficiency and productivity, with more power and faster engine response.
John Deere’s new 180G LC hydraulic excavator features a 121 hp field-proven IT4/EU Stage IIIB John Deere PowerTech diesel engine. The unit employs filed-proven cooled exhaust gas recirculation for reducing NOx, and a diesel particulate filter and diesel oxidation catalyst to reduce particulate matter. Extended engine and hydraulic oil service intervals increase uptime and reduce daily operating costs.