Mega Exception – One of the largest dump trucks is being converted to hydrogen fuel instead of diesel

One of the world’s largest trucks, the Komatsu 930E dump truck, has replaced its diesel-powered engine with a hydrogen engine as part of a pioneering experiment in South Africa to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. Someday this strange invention, wrapped in multicolored green and orange spirals and weighing nearly 24 metric tons, will emerge from a … Read moreMega Exception – One of the largest dump trucks is being converted to hydrogen fuel instead of diesel

Cummins is working on integration with automated driving systems

Cummins has announced that it will launch a suite of software features to integrate its powertrain technologies with automated driving systems (ADSs). Cummins says integrating hardware and software into powertrains already results in maximum performance and fuel economy, and will now expand its integration expertise into the automated space as well. Cummins is actively testing … Read moreCummins is working on integration with automated driving systems

Overview of attachments for municipal equipment

When you think of attachments for special equipment, you immediately think of the famous Swiss knife, which turns a cutting tool into a multifunctional device. The same is true of today’s technology, which uses various attachments to turn a simple construction machine into a universal helper – a jack-of-all-trades in the utility industry. Let’s take … Read moreOverview of attachments for municipal equipment

Hyundai acquires Doosan and aims to become a top five player in construction equipment

Doosan Infracore will become a subsidiary of the newly formed Hyundai Genuine Group. Together with Hyundai Construction Equipment, the two independent construction equipment companies will be part of Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co. (HHIH). In addition, Hyundai Genuine will act as an intermediary company for construction equipment business of HHIH Group. Thus, Doosan Infracore and … Read moreHyundai acquires Doosan and aims to become a top five player in construction equipment

Sany has surpassed JCB to become the world’s largest seller of excavators in 2020

Indian heavy equipment and excavator maker Sany managed to sell 98,705 excavators worldwide last year, accounting for 15% of the global market. Indian construction equipment and heavy equipment maker Sany surpassed big brands such as Caterpillar and JCB to become the world’s largest seller of excavators in 2020. According to the company’s official release, Sany … Read moreSany has surpassed JCB to become the world’s largest seller of excavators in 2020