Hillhead 2018

May 30, 2018
SEE US AT HILLHEAD 2018 It's nearly time for Hillhead 2018 and this year we return once again with our fantastic stand, machine and staff members to give you a wonderful experience at the show. Outside the stand we will have 8 machines which represent Komatsu's variety of equipment such as the WA480-8 wheel loader … Continued
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Why Lynch chose Komatsu machines to expand their fleet

May 24, 2018
L.Lynch Plant Hire & Haulage Ltd has built a reputation over the last 30 years for operating one of the safest, most cost effective and efficient plant hire companies in the UK. With an extensive fleet of both operated and self-drive plant, along with associated site machinery, Lynch provide fully inclusive packages of equipment to … Continued
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Royal Cornwall Show 2018

May 21, 2018
The Royal Cornwall Show 2018 is the county's biggest annual event and is brim-full of exhibits and activities which offer so much in the way of entertainment, competition, information, shopping and all that’s best in food and farming. This year we are returning to the show with a bigger and better stand than ever before. On it … Continued
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Introducing the new PW148-11 and PW180-11 wheeled excavators.

May 11, 2018
Marubeni-Komatsu announces the new PW148-11 and PW180-11 wheeled excavators. Ideal on job sites with limited space or in urban areas, these compact machines are versatile tools packed with new features, with a powerful EU Stage IV engine and up to 13 % lower fuel consumption. Built on the recognized benefits of their predecessors, with the … Continued
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Marubeni-Komatsu introduces the new WA480-8 wheel loader

May 8, 2018
Marubeni-Komatsu presents the WA480‐8 wheel loader, a heavyweight performer with an EU Stage IV engine and, on average, up to 15 % lower fuel consumption than the WA480‐6 LC. Built on the recognized benefits of its predecessor, the new Komatsu WA480 offers an outstanding combination of stability, breakout power and tractive effort to customers and … Continued
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Marubeni-Komatsu introduces the new PC1250-11 excavator

Marubeni-Komatsu would like to introduce the new PC1250-11, a large hydraulic excavator with improved production levels and safety features. Its powerful and economical Komatsu engine, exempt from current EU emission regulations, integrates Komatsu’s latest fuel saving technology. The PC1250-11 has operating weights ranging from 115,9 tonnes to 118,3 tonnes. A Komatsu SAA6D170E-7 engine provides 578 … Continued
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Undercarriage maintenance tips

April 23, 2018
Undercarriage Maintenance Here at Marubeni-Komatsu, we understand that the undercarriage can represent 50% of a machine’s maintenance expenses. By following these undercarriage maintenance tips, you can get a better performance and life out of your undercarriage and help to reduce those overall maintenance costs. Routinely inspect the undercarriage It is important during undercarriage maintenance to … Continued
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Reducing your wheel loaders emissions.

March 27, 2018
Not so long ago, earth moving machines (as well as busses and trucks) used to belch out plumes of black smoke from their exhausts. Consequently, damaging the air quality and emitting high quantities of non-visible Nitrogen Oxide (NOx), contributing towards the negative impacts of global warming. Now this particular matter (soot) is trapped within the … Continued

Gartell & Sons Ltd. now operate stake-less sites.

March 9, 2018
Gartell & Sons Ltd. are a long-established construction contractor, with an excellent reputation for providing groundworks, land drainage and landscaping services throughout Somerset, Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire and Devon. Before 2016, when they purchased their PC210LCi, the company had been relying on after-market 3D machine guidance systems for over 10 years on their bulldozers and had … Continued
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Tom Prichard Contracting Ltd. saving fuel with Komatsu hybrids.

March 8, 2018
Tom Prichards Contracting Ltd. is one of the leading providers of construction and support services throughout Wales and England. The company offers many services including demolition, plant hire, transportation and recycling and waste management. They currently own a variety of Komatsu excavators and bulldozers including three HB215 hybrid excavators. Back in 2015 the company had … Continued
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Guide to choosing the correct wheel loader arm for your application.

February 21, 2018
Wheel loaders form a crucial part of many companies processes and without them productivity levels would significantly decrease. So it makes sense when you are choosing a wheel loader for your business that you choose all the right components to maximise your machines performance. One very important component to consider is the machines arm length. … Continued
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Consider a Komatsu compact wheel loader for your agricultural needs.

At Marubeni-Komatsu, our machines are usually associated with the construction and mining industry. However, some of our machines are also suited to work in other industries such as agriculture. Machines that we feel are exceptionally suited for this industry are our compact wheel loaders such as the WA80M-7. These wheel loaders can be paired with … Continued
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Loadmaster α 100 now available with all new WA470-8 wheel loaders.

February 1, 2018
At Marubeni-Komatsu we care greatly about ensuring our customers exceed their previous production rates when they purchase a Komatsu machine, with wheel loaders being no exception. However, we understand that it can be hard to achieve maximum productivity with these machines as it can be difficult for operators to efficiently load trucks without any guidance. … Continued
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Marubeni-Komatsu introduces the new PC80MR‐5 midi excavator

January 26, 2018
Superb Design ‐ Excellent Comfort ‐ Superior Safety Marubeni-Komatsu announces the new PC80 MR‐5 midi excavator. With an integrated counterweight and tight tail swing radius, a swing boom that hugs the machine and operating weights ranging from 8,000 to 8,240 kg the PC80 MR‐5 is ideal for work in confined areas and urban environments. The Komatsu … Continued
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An overview of the PC228US-11, an “all round” short-tail excavator.

PC228US-11: Komatsu's expert excavator technology for forestry and urban jobsites. The new Komatsu PC228US-11 ultra‐short tail excavator proposes advances in lifting performance with a 6% lower fuel consumption, improved operator comfort, increased safety features and industry leading low in‐cab noise levels. Its rounded cab design, more compact than on a conventional excavator, allows it to rotate … Continued
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Diggerland – buckets of fun for everyone

January 24, 2018
Diggerland allows children and adults to ride, drive and operate real diggers, dumpers and other full-size construction machinery. Each of their 4 theme parks has 20 different rides and drives and features over 100 machines – with a large majority of these being a range of different sized Komatsu excavators. One of their most popular … Continued
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How Komatsu wheel loaders combat dust and debris.

January 23, 2018
Komatsu Wheel Loaders come with multiple features as standard to help protect them from the effects of dust and debris, extending the life of vital components and protecting costly engines from wear and tear. Downtime is minimised, and the machines can spend their time doing what they’re intended for – loading and dumping and making money for … Continued
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New Komatsu machine fleet for Hawk Group Training Centre

January 19, 2018
Marubeni-Komatsu Ltd are to partner with the Hawk Group to supply a brand-new fleet of Komatsu construction equipment to work at Hawk’s Safety and training centre based in Shropshire. In addition to their plant hire business, Hawk are a leading provider of plant training in the UK delivering over 5,000 courses every year. With new … Continued
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