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Hyundai R1200-9 (120 metric ton) excavator put to work for the first time

This video shows the on-site construction and subsequent work cycle of Hyundai's first ever R1200-9 to be put into real-world use. The machine, with an operating weight of 120 metric tons, is shown working on a major demolition site in the financial heart of Luxembourg City.

July 2017



John Deere forestry: 1510G forwarder in action

John Deere has just released this new video of its 1510G forwarder in action. The machine, released late last year, benefits from precise and efficient boom control, strong and powerful FT4 engine, approx. 8.5% higher torque than its predecessors, and a clear and simple electrical system.

July 2017



The new ME range of forklifts from Manitou

Manitou is branching out from its key area of telehandlers into forklifts, with its new ME range. The vehicles are designed to have a wide appeal by being easy to maintain and affordable to buy, while still including some of the latest technological innovations. For a full report on the new range don't miss the 2017 edition of Advanced Lift-truck Technology International magazine

July 2017



Kalmar's new Essential forklift range

A brief overview of Kalmar's new Essential range of forklifts, which is aimed at expanding their customer base, by delivering high quality machines at a competitive price. For a detailed look at the development of the range don't miss the 2017 edition of Advanced Lift-truck Technology magazine, out soon.

July 2017



Moving a 180-year old bridge with Liebherr

Watch the video to see two Liebherr crawler cranes (the LR 1750 and LR 11350) move a 560-ton steel bridge dating back to 1830's 50 meters to the opposite bank of the River Irwell in Manchester, England.

July 2017



Volvo LX1 prototype hybrid wheel loader at work

Volvo Construction Equipment has been carrying out field test results for its LX1 prototype electric hybrid wheel loader at a waste management site in California, USA. Watch a video of the energy efficient vehicle at work. To read more about the tests Volvo CE carried out, click here.

July 2017



The accessibility of JCB's scissor lifts

Watch JCB's range of new scissor lifts demonstrate how capable they are in maneuvering around warehouses, work sites and even indoor office spaces.

July 2017



Hitachi ZX490LCH-6 in action

Watch the video to see the Hitachi ZX490LCH-6 cope with the challenges of working on site at a demanding sand and gravel quarry near the town of Veltrusy, to the north of Prague in Czechia.

July 2017



Liebherr puts a boat on the Eiffel Tower

Watch as a 300-ton Liebherr LTM 1300-6.2 mobile crane completes the unique and challenging task of positioning an 18m regatta boat 60m high up on to the iconic Eiffel Tower in Paris, France.

July 2017



Landscape Rake operator tips from Cat

In this video, Cat demonstrate the abilities and ease of use of its Landscape Rake, suitable for skid steer loaders, compact track loaders, multi-terrain loaders and compact wheel loaders.

July 2017



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