The viability of all-electric vehicles in the construction industry is closer to today than ever before. But with limitations in charging infrastructure, concerns about battery runtime, and market demand, these machines are likely still a few years away from...
Komatsu has agreed to acquire American Battery Solutions (ABS), a battery manufacturer headquartered in Detroit, MI. The acquisition of ABS will enable Komatsu to develop and produce its own battery-operated construction and mining equipment, through the integration of ABS’...
The economics of surface mining require the highest production at the lowest lifetime cost per ton (CPT). By combining outstanding build quality with multiple features designed to improve fuel efficiency and reduce downtime, the 4,400-HP Komatsu 980E-5SE electric drive...
For contractors looking for an excavator that can help complete jobs faster, Komatsu's newly upgraded PC130LC-11 with a longer undercarriage design increases lifting capacity by up to 20% compared to the previous model. This durable, reliable and productive 97.2-HP...
Mining automation enables key processes on mine sites such as controlling a machine remotely, automating multiple types of equipment across a fleet or implementing a completely autonomous fleet of haul trucks that can operate around the clock. To share...
NAM recently visited Milwaukee (WI), for an exclusive tour of Komatsu’s new South Harbor corporate campus near Lake Michigan. Check out more about the innovative features of the property, its commitment to sustainability and how it all will pave...
For the sustainability of businesses and the planet, at CONEXPO/CON-AGG 2023, Komatsu will be showcasing machines and technology engineered to help customers reduce their carbon footprint​ and plan for implementing sustainable solutions, including electrification. In booth W42044, visitors to...
To help meet worker shortages and increase jobsite productivity, Komatsu is committed to offering tools that help customers best deploy their workforce and optimize operations. With machines that help quickly upskill workers and technology that aims to improve efficiency,...
Instilling predictability into operations, whether in construction, quarry, forestry, energy/utility, waste or other industries, can help drive greater productivity and efficiency. Komatsu recognizes that each business operation is unique and that finding the right tools is the key to...
Waukesha Pearce Industries (WPI) has closed on its acquisition of H&E Equipment Services’ Komatsu earthmoving distribution business which covers the state of Louisiana and five counties in southwest Arkansas. The acquisition includes H&E’s Kenner, Louisiana, distribution facility and the assignment of H&E’s...