AuctionTime Komatsu Blog Archive

July 30, 2020
The manufacturer says its XT-5 machines now have more horsepower, improved travel speeds, and coverage under a new warranty program.
March 24, 2020
The newly designed wheel loader also packs 22 more horsepower than the WA470-8; the company credits its Komatsu Hydraulic Mechanical Transmission technology for the impressive gains.
March 23, 2020
The equipment maker’s newest excavator provides traditional design and performance in a smaller package, and comes with 3 years/2,000 hours of Komatsu CARE scheduled maintenance.
March 23, 2020
The machinery manufacturer says the ZT44 can handle a wide range of drilling operations, including working on uneven terrain, drilling at multiple angles, and de-watering.
March 20, 2020
Komatsu says its newest wheel loader is designed for use in quarry, aggregate, and mining applications.
March 19, 2020
The newest Komatsu requires less hydraulic oil, uses up to 5% less fuel, has a more durable undercarriage and tracks, and provides greater operator comfort than previous models.
March 18, 2020
Set to be available later this year, the new machine and its K170 pipelayer package have a lift capacity of 170,000 pounds.
December 17, 2019
The new mining, quarry, and aggregates truck packs a 12-cylinder, 1,140-horsepower power plant that is Tier 4 Final-compliant, and has a turn radius that’s just a hair over 33 feet.
August 20, 2019
The new model’s longer and wider tracks provide a 72% larger footprint than the standard D155AX-8, which in turn reduces underfoot impact by 47%.
August 16, 2019
The new technology collects terrain data at the tracks rather than at the blade, providing both a more complete picture of surrounding terrain and better decisions on how to proceed.
August 14, 2019
Greater durability, greater efficiency, better operator visibility, and a more comfortable cab make this wheel loader more productive than ever.
May 15, 2019
The new PC290LCi-11 is equipped with a semi-automatic digging control system, which the company has been refining since its debut in 2013 and that Komatsu says makes digging faster and more accurate.
May 7, 2019
Komatsu has announced new, Tier 4 Final-compliant mining excavators in the large PC1250 series: the short-undercarriage PC1250SP-11 and the longer-undercarriage PC1250LC-11.
March 18, 2019
The company’s newest grader offers a spacious, well-arranged cab with low-effort controls for maximum operator comfort, even on long work days.
August 8, 2018
The company says Propeller’s solutions will allow its customers to more efficiently analyze progress on construction jobsites.
July 2, 2018
The company’s newest loader provides safer, more fuel-efficient operation and greater operator comfort.
March 27, 2018
Komatsu America Corp. recently launched the new PC390LCi-11 hydraulic excavator, a 3D semi-automatic excavator built to be as fast and nimble as Komatsu’s 36-ton machines but with added stability and size.
February 21, 2018
Komatsu America, the U.S. subsidiary of leading construction, mining, and compact construction equipment manufacturer Komatsu, has introduced the PC238USLC-11 hydraulic excavator for sale.
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