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Excavator technology team up from Volvo CE and Topcon
Integrated Topcon 3D-MC system lets operators dig trenches, grade slopes and create site profiles using automated digging 
Volvo CE launches three new electric machines
New wheeled loader and two compact excavators give Volvo CE “broadest range of electric equipment” in industry
Cat launches remote control kit for large excavators
Cat Command for Excavating now available on six 20 to 40 tonne excavators in the North American and Japanese construction equipment markets
SDLG’s electric excavator
China-based OEM unveils electric excavator and other energy-saving machines 
Robot excavator operates alone for 24 hours
Autonomous machine ‘key step’ on road to unmanned construction site equipment
Honda and Komatsu team up for electric mini excavator
Partnership aims to allow Honda’s MPP batteries to be used with various Komatsu equipment
Volvo CE’s electric excavator and wheeled loader coming to the US
ECR25 electric excavator and L25 electric wheeled loader will be commercially available in the US this year
Volvo CE battery-electric machines at work in Switzerland
Electric compact machines from Volvo Construction Equipment are being put through their paces by Swiss customers.
Komatsu reveals concept electric remote-control mini excavator
Manufacturer has announced concept machine, which is fully electric and operated by remote control
Doosan Infracore completes first battery pack prototype
Development will accelerate battery pack and electrified products business, company said
Hitachi grade control tech now factory-installed
Three excavator models are now available with four integrated options for 2D Grade Control and Solution Linkage 3D Grade Control
Northvolt to supply Pon Equipment with battery systems for excavators
Northvolt to supply battery systems for the electrification of Pon Equipment engineered Z-line excavators, with an initial delivery of 90 systems.
John Deere launches SmartGrade for excavators
North American launch for factory-installed 3D SmartGrade system for excavators
Nishio leads on remote operation trials
The remote operation pilot project is being led by Nishio Rent All, contractor Kato Construction Co Ltd and Hitachi
Video interview: GAP Group enters machine control sector
Murray Pollok of International Rental News talks to GAP Group’s Jim Burke about the hi-tech rental initiative
Komatsu, Proterra to collaborate on battery-electric excavator
Proterra and Komatsu will leverage Proterra’s battery technology for the development of Komatsu’s first battery-electric middle class hydraulic excavator.
First electric Volvo models arrive in Norway
Two construction companies become first in the country to own the ECR25 electric excavator and L25 electric wheel loader models
New Leica-ready factory kit for Doosan DX255LC-5 excavator
Semi-automated functionality increases productivity and accuracy while decreasing fatigue and fuel consumption
Electric focus for JCB
At an online event JCB unveiled new electric-powered equipment and products
Hitachi’s new EX-7 excavator to offer 19% fuel savings
Equipment maker claims new machine will save 460 tons of CO2 emissions per year
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