Excavator Market of India Touching New Heights

JCB launches Next-Gen JCBNXT 225LC M

Industry bigwigs from JCB, Tata Hitachi, Kobelco, Sany, L&T, Schwing Stetter and SDLG share their views on the Excavator Market of India, the way forward, and the factors that are giving rise to a positive sentiment. Reports Maria R.

The excavator market of India is witnessing increasing competition with players striving to meet customer expectations by introducing more advanced excavator models and making improvements in their existing range of excavators to enhance their productivity and efficiency. The OEMs are also focussing on machine design and considering use of materials like carbon fiber, plastic, aluminium, ultra-high strength steel etc for reducing the weight of the equipment, without compromising machine stability, strength, and durability. Some OEMs are also undertaking R&D on the use of alternate fuels and electrification in a bid to reduce carbon emissions. All these factors bode well for the growth of the excavator market in the coming years.

JCB launches Next-Gen JCBNXT 225LC M
Deepak Shetty, JCB India
“Innovation and Sustainability have always remained critical to our operations, and we continue to introduce products that significantly limit their impact on the environment.” Deepak Shetty, CEO & MD, JCB India... Read More
Tata Hitachi: Moving to electric-driven machinery
Sandeep Singh, Tata Hitachi
With the target of Net Zero emissions by 2070 taken by the Government of India, reduction in the use of fossil fuels by our machines is a major challenge as well as an opportunity. Electrification of our excavators is one of the possible ways in which we are... Read More
Technology upgradations & innovations by Kobelco
Deepak Garg, Sany Heavy Industries
“Kobelco is fully geared up to meet the ever-rising customer demands by continuous technology upgradation and introducing new models and variants.” E. Moses, Vice-President- Division & National Head, Kobelco... Read More
Sany excavators scoring high on technology, versatility & performance
Sorab Agarwal, ACE - Action Construction Equipment
“Our ultramodern and global quality products score high on technology, versatility, and performance, and will surpass the expectations of our customers.” Deepak Garg, Managing Director. Sany India & South Asia... Read More
L&T exploring possibility on introducing hybrid machines in India
Hafeez Khan, Manitou South Asia
“We believe that environment-friendly technologies will be the way ahead for the industry and are therefore working on battery-operated equipment and are exploring the possibility of introducing hybrid machines in India.” Arvind K. Garg, Senior Vice President & Head... Read More
Schwing Stetter: Connecting with customers
Abhijeet Pai, Puzzolana
“We act on the premise that ultimately it is the customer who decides on the quality of the product.” V.G Sakthikumar, Managing Director, Schwing Stetter India... Read More
SDLG: Encouraging use of alternative materials for construction equipment
Sanjeev Bajaj, Escorts Construction Equipment
“By virtue of our steadfast focus on ensuring best quality, reliability, and value for money for our customers, SDLG has emerged as a leading construction machinery brand in India.” Surat Mehta, Head - SDLG Business India... Read More
With 40 years of manufacturing expertise and a strong market presence, Kubota continues to be a best-selling brand
Jaideep Shekhar, Terex Materials Processing India
Kubota’s construction machinery and mini excavators have gained a good reputation in Europe, North America, Japan, and in Asian countries. Kubota mini excavators, in particular, are winning the largest market share in the world as they are renowned... Read More
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Bullwork Mobility: Autonomous Machines UGV Vamana And Tractor

Bullwork Mobility: Autonomous Machines UGV Vamana And Tractor

Bullwork Mobility has introduced an innovative line of autonomous machines like UGV Vamana Pro And Tractor (Beast), featuring advanced smart technology and AI systems. This development marks a substantial leap forward in the industry

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JCB introduces Hydrogen Powered 3DX Backhoe Loader

JCB introduces Hydrogen Powered 3DX Backhoe Loader

JCB’s £100 million project to produce super-efficient hydrogen engines made its Asian debut when the company unveiled its hydrogen combustion technology (its first-ever trade show appearance anywhere in the

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SANY India displays electric loader, excavator & hybrid truck crane

SANY India displays electric loader, excavator & hybrid truck crane

SANY India, a leading manufacturer of construction equipment, showcased 44 machines, including 15 new models, that consist of electric machines designed for diverse applications such as earthwork, excavation, heavy lifting

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Volvo CE: India’s first grid connected electric excavator, wheel loader

Volvo CE: India’s first grid connected electric excavator, wheel loader

Volvo CE launched its EC500 electric excavator (India’s first grid-connected electric excavator) in the 50-ton class, thereby making a transition to zero-emission mining and construction machinery. It showcased its L120 Electric

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Kobelco’s excavator with attachments - a multifunctional machine

Kobelco’s excavator with attachments - a multifunctional machine

“Kobelco views Excon as the paramount construction and infrastructure show, recognizing the significance of exploring new technological innovations in the industry. Excon serves as a platform to showcase to the world the opportunities

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Caterpillar next-generation excavators, motor graders, backhoe loaders

Caterpillar next-generation excavators, motor graders, backhoe loaders

The Caterpillar exhibit featured around 20 machines and accompanying work tools. On display were next-generation excavators, motor graders, backhoe loaders, generator sets, as well as rebuild machines. Caterpillar also celebrated

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CASE: Skid Steer Loader & mini-Excavator, backhoe, soil compactor

CASE: Skid Steer Loader & mini-Excavator, backhoe, soil compactor

CASE Construction Equipment, a leading brand of CNH Industrial, announced their readiness for BS (CEV) V compliance by showcasing their marquee Backhoe Loader – 770 NX Plus and Soil Compactor 1107 NX-PD at Excon. It also marked their

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Tata Hitachi’s backhoe, excavators and wheel loaders

Tata Hitachi’s backhoe, excavators and wheel loaders

Tata Hitachi, a frontrunner in the construction equipment industry, inaugurated its pavilion under the theme of ‘Aao Kartavya Nibhaye, Chalo Desh Banaye’; the theme reinforces Tata Hitachi’s commitment to fostering a sense of duty

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Hyundai India: Focus on Smart+ Excavators

Hyundai India: Focus on Smart+ Excavators

Hyundai India displayed its 3 and 5-ton wheel loaders which have been indigenously manufactured at Hyundai’s Chakan Plant. Also on display was the company’s HX 360L and HX 380L series of excavator and new ‘Smart+’ excavators which

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Liugong highlights Electric Wheel Loaders

Liugong highlights Electric Wheel Loaders

Liugong India displayed its 105 tons tipper trucks, 65 tons tracked excavators, 206 hp dozers and 2 ton electric wheel loaders. The company expects rising demand for its electric wheel loaders from construction and various

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Komatsu and L&T's 20-ton Komatsu Hybrid Hydraulic Excavator

Komatsu and L&T's 20-ton Komatsu Hybrid Hydraulic Excavator

Komatsu India Private Limited (KIPL) and Larsen & Toubro Limited showcased their technological prowess and service capabilities, demonstrating their commitment to the industry. The Honourable Minister of Road Transport and Highways

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Bullwork Mobility's innovative, zero-emission construction equipment

Bullwork Mobility's innovative, zero-emission construction equipment

In a groundbreaking showcase, Bullwork Mobility unveiled innovative, zero-emission construction equipment, equipped with high-end technology for elevating customer productivity and efficiency. GLX (India’s first electric

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Fine Equipment's mini excavators, motor grader & telescopic boom crane

Fine Equipment's mini excavators, motor grader & telescopic boom crane

Fine Equipments exhibited its two models of mini excavators of 2 and 3.8 tons. Their simple ergonomics and controls designed for Indian usage, makes them highly versatile and utility oriented. Supported by multiple attachments

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KOMATSU PC136: A Game-Changing Excavator

KOMATSU PC136: A Game-Changing Excavator

Komatsu PC 136 is a groundbreaking entry in the 13-ton Hydraulic Excavator segment offering not only power, but also precision, efficiency, and innovativeness.

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KOMATSU PC81: Built To Be Tough Hydraulic Excavator

KOMATSU PC81: Built To Be Tough Hydraulic Excavator

The new Komatsu PC81 Hydraulic Excavator is a blend of innovative engineering, high quality, and superior operational efficiency. PC81, built to deliver sustained profitability over the long term, showcases Komatsu’s commitment to innovation

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HD Hyundai CE Unveils New Excavators, Forklifts & Wheel Loaders

HD Hyundai CE Unveils New Excavators, Forklifts & Wheel Loaders

HD Hyundai Construction Equipment India launches 3 excavators, 2 forklifts & 2 wheel loaders, strengthening its presence in Infrastructure, Mining & Material Handling. Delivering superior performance, efficiency & durability

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Backhoe Loader An All-Time Performer

Backhoe Loader An All-Time Performer

The demand for Backhoe Loader is here to stay, which is clearly visible in the 2nd half of FY23 sales numbers and in the 1st quarter of FY24 sales figures. This is despite many stumbling blocks in the past few years like GST, the Covid pandemic, the hike in

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JCB ecoXpert Backhoes with Fuel-Efficient CEV Stage IV Engine

JCB ecoXpert Backhoes with Fuel-Efficient CEV Stage IV Engine

“JCB India is continuously tapping opportunities to reduce costs for our customers; over the past three years, we have introduced more fuel-efficient and low-maintenance backhoe loaders which has led to a significant improvement in the Total Cost of Ownership.”

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Tata Hitachi’s SHINRAI Backhoe Loaders Delivering Fuel Efficiency

Tata Hitachi’s SHINRAI Backhoe Loaders Delivering Fuel Efficiency

“Tata Hitachi is working on several marketing strategies: we are expanding our backhoe loader product line, diversifying our product portfolio by introducing new types of equipment and entering related markets, and are also increasing our presence in export markets.”

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