KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA

4690 World Houston Parkway
Houston, TX
US, 77032

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KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA is dedicated to producing a full range of crawler excavators in the 1,360 – 83,460 kg. classes for the rental, landscape, construction, aggregate, roadbuilding, material handling, site preparation, recycling and ancillary markets, including zero tail swing, standard, long-reach and compact models. KOBELCO is well known worldwide as excavator perfectionists for its steadfast focus on improving and enhancing its singular product line. KOBELCO machines are well-known for their advanced technologies including an innovative noise and dust reduction system, advanced hydraulic circuitry for reduction of pressure loss and superior fuel efficiency.

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Kobelco USA expands dealer network in Canada with new partnerships

The staff of each dealership will be working closely with KOBELCO to gain the required sales and product support training to deliver on the KOBELCO promise of customer satisfaction.

Kobelco Construction Machinery USA continues to expand representation in the North America market by adding Abi-Quip, Conaker Equipment and Les Equipments Pinso Ltee to its growing dealer network.

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KOBELCO USA announces new excavator and crane division leadership

In the role of COO, Fendrick will assume responsibility for the operations, marketing and services organizations for both KOBELCO excavators and KOBELCO cranes. Fendrick will direct the company’s finance and administrative functions and ensure operational excellence throughout.

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA has announced the appointment of Jack Fendrick as Chief Operating Officer/Vice President over both its Excavator and Crane Divisions.

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Engcon, Kobelco, Leica join to automate tiltrotators on Kobelco excavators

Engcon tiltrotators on Kobelco excavators are now more capable thanks to a team effort that also included Leica Geosystems.

Engcon has joined with Kobelco Construction Machinery and Leica Geosystems to provide an automatic height and tilt function on its Kobelco tiltrotators. Engcon is the world's leading manufacturer of tiltrotators - a kind of tilting and rotating quick coupler for excavators.

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Kobelco, Manitowoc end OEM supply agreement

Kobelco, Manitowoc end OEM supply agreement

Kobelco Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. (or KCM) of Tokyo, Japan, one of Japan's largest manufacturers of construction equipment, and The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE: MTW), a leading global manufacturer of cranes and lifting solutions, will not renew their OEM supply agreement, under which KCM supplies Manitowoc-branded lattice-boom crawler crane models with lift capacities under U.S. 150 tons to the worldwide Manitowoc distribution network, and Manitowoc supplies Kobelco -branded all-terrain crane models for marketing in Japan. The global alliance began in November 2003 and will end on November 9th, 2018. KCM will continue to support Manitowoc and its customers, and Manitowoc will continue to support KCM and its customers, with service parts for a period of ten (10) years.

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Trimble and Kobelco Announce Trimble Ready Option for Select Kobelco Excavator Models

Trimble  and Kobelco have  announced  the introduction of a Trimble Ready option for select Tier 4 Final Kobelco excavator models. Select excavators that ship from the Kobelco factory are now ready for the installation of the Trimble Earthworks Grade Control Platform for excavators, which can significantly reduce the cost and complexity of the installation for the contractor.

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In-depth report: tracked excavators 10 to 40 metric tonnes

Excavators are the backbone of construction and account for 50 percent of global construction equipment sales and for this in-depth report, Heavy Equipment Guide asked several manufacturers for updates on trends, innovations and buyer preferences for excavators in the 10- to 40-metric-ton range and for advice to buyers.

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Built to dismantle

Sure, you could dismantle four to five cars a day by hand. Or, you could process up to 70 a day with the raw power and delicate precision of the Kobelco SK210D multi-dismantling machine. This is what Texas Auto Salvage of San Antonio is currently doing. The company purchased its first SK210D in October, 2017 and quickly ordered a second unit one month later.

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KOBELCO to Double Production Capacity at U.S. Manufacturing Facility by 2018

KOBELCO USA is continuing its commitment to providing customers with quality products from its North American excavator production facility with plans to nearly double manufacturing capacity by 2018. Mass production at the Spartanburg, SC facility began in 2016 with conventional machines weighing 20-plus tons. Over the past year, KOBELCO has increased production capacity by threefold as the facility is ramping up to produce 1,800 units/year. Today, seven excavator models are being produced at KOBELCO's US manufacturing facility - the SK210LC-10, SK210LC-10 Long Reach, SK260LC-10 Long Reach, SK300LC-10, SK300LC-10 High & Wide, SK350LC-10 and SK500LC-10.

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