Hitachi’s vision for autonomous mining to be unveiled by Wenco

Wenco, a subsidiary of Hitachi, will unveil Hitachi’s new global vision for autonomous mining systems at the CIM 2019 convention.

First bikes, then cars, now diggers as batteries' reach spreads

Komatsu’s “zero-emission” electric digger mirrors a push by global automakers to produce vehicles that meet stricter emissions standards.

Hitachi introduces new solution for heavy equipment paint waste

Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) has implemented what it believes to be a unique process to reduce chemical waste from the painting process at its factory in Amsterdam.

Copper Mountain Announces 2011 Year End Results

Copper Mountain Mining Corporation (TSX: CUM) (the "Company" or "Copper Mountain") announces production results for the fourth quarter of 2011 from the newly opened Copper Mountain mine located in southern British Columbia.

Kaltim Prima Coal in Indonesia receives an additional 50 Hitachi trucks with Siemens AC drives

Siemens Industry last week received its biggest mobile mining order from Hitachi Construction Truck Machinery (HCTM) to provide 50 additional EH4500 trucks equipped with Siemens’ unique AC-drive technology to Indonesia-based Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC), who already […]

Hitachi introduces the EH4000ACII – 222t capacity haul truck

Hitachi’s latest rigid-frame truck – the electric-drive EH4000ACII – combines Hitachi’s time-honoured front trailing arm and NEOCON-ETM suspension system with the vertical integration of Hitachi’s own IGBT AC-drive technology. Read more

Talvivaara celebrates tenth Hitachi truck

Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV (HCME) has recently supplied its tenth EH3500ACII haul truck machine to Talvivaara nickel mine in Finland. The trucks have been supplied by Hitachi's Finnish dealer, Rotator. Read more

King of the Pit

Arctic cold to Australian heat, the Hitachi EX8000-6 is proving to be the hardest-working, most dependable mining excavator available today.

Geislinger Disc on large Mining Dump Trucks

Industry leaders decide for electrically isolating Geislinger Gesilco Disc. Geislinger GmbH, Hallwang/Salzburg, Austria, reports the installation of its composite Disc on large, diesel-electrically driven dump trucks from Terex, Hitachi and Liebherr. Geislinger presented a compact […]

Hitachi’s Neo-SBR Drill Rig Chain now available from Chain & Drives Australia

Chain & Drives Australia have announced the arrival of the first shipments of Premium Quality Hitachi Roller Neo SBR chain in stock sizes for the drilling industry.

Michael Chappell represents GB Power Transmission external sales

Chappell has inspected the recent order prior to delivery of the Hitachi Super 240-1 chain, destined for a heavy duty mining application where only the quality will do. Letting the customers know about the premium quality range of Hitachi Neo-SBR

Hitachi Announces New Directors

Hitachi, Ltd. today announced new directors in accordance with a decision taken at a meeting of Nominating Committee convened today, and is subject to approval at Hitachi's Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders in June 2009.

Unleash the Beast – Hitachi Zaxis 850LC-4

MOLINE, IL (March 11, 2008) — Operating the Hitachi Zaxis 850LC-3 for the first time can be an eye-opening experience. Many wonder how Hitachi managed to package so many of the larger EX1200’s engineering characteristics into an 850 body! The 850LC-3 is suited for quarries, demolition, and heavy construction jobs. The pairing of Isuzu’s Tier-3-certified 532-net-peak-hp (397 kW) [...]

Unveiling the Hitachi Dash-6 Mining Excavators

MOLINE, IL – As the excavation and hauling specialist, Hitachi mining excavators and trucks move material productively, economically, and reliably. At MINExpo 2008, Hitachi had on display two of its new five Dash-6 mining-sized excavators: […]

Hitachi EH3500ACII introduced at MINExpo 2008

MOLINE, IL – As the excavation and hauling specialist, Hitachi Trucks move material productively, economically, and reliably. The newest mining models are the electric-drive EH3500ACII and EH5000ACII trucks. The EH3500ACII was on display at MINExpo […]

Hitachi Releases Global e-Service

MOLINE, IL – As the excavation and hauling specialist, Hitachi has now made it easier than ever for mining operations to remote-monitor the performance of their Dash-6 Series of Hitachi mining shovels and backhoes. What […]

Hitachi introduces two new compact excavators

MOLINE, IL. (April 15, 2008) — The ZX75US-3 and ZX85USB-3 Hitachi excavators are two new compact ultra-shorts that are long on features. Plus they are the perfect size for all kinds of jobs including landscaping, […]