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LEGO vs. Liebherr: how to build a mining excavator

Liebherr's R 9800 mining excavator is a big machine to assemble – no matter what scale its at. Check out the building process of this excavator in LEGO vs. full size in these two time-lapse videos.

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Excavator Productivity Testing: Which Brand Wins?

Searching for the best-performing excavator? Your search ends here. We tested the Volvo EC350E and EC380E against a leading competitor in three different tests: trenching, truck loading and lifting capacity at reach. The results show a 20% difference in cost-per-ton, a 15% difference in tons-per-hour and a 12% difference in both operating costs and lifting capacity. See the results and put an end to your search for the best excavator.

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