Trimble Earthworks Grade Control Platform version 1.9 comes with support for fully automatic guidance for excavator tiltrotator attachments and Trimble Universal Total Stations for motor graders. Full automatic support for tiltrotators makes the attachment easy to use and learn, even for operators who have never used a tiltrotator. Universal Total Station support allows contractors to achieve millimeter-accurate fine grading with a motor grader.
Engcon is developing its own tilt sensor for the market's most common excavator guidance systems. The new tilt sensor will provide a clear interface, cheaper installation and facilitate support.
Engcon is introducing a new generation of rock and sorting grapples. Engcon is the world's leading manufacturer of tiltrotators – a kind of tilting and rotating quick coupler for excavators. The new grapples will be on display at Bauma.
Engcon has launched production of the GRD70 grab cassette. Engcon has for some time been alone in producing a unique type of grab cassette. With a simple manoeuver that requires no screwing or manual connection of hydraulics, the excavator operator can connect or disconnect the grab cassette in less than one minute.
Engcon is introducing an automatic quick hitch for excavators up to 40 tonnes.
Engcon now offers a tiltrotator feature that automatically keeps an excavator bucket at the correct angle.
Engcon's new EC233 series tiltrotator has a break torque of 340 kNm (240,771 lbf-ft), making it the market's most powerful tiltrotator built for excavators up to 33 metric tons, according to the company. The EC233 replaces Engcon's EC30, which has been serving Engcon's customers since the mid-1990s.
Engcon has introduced a new attachment, the SK02 mini sorting grab.
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.