For Auction at Roall Lane, Kellington, Nr. Goole. DN14 0NY on 2022-06-16
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Komatsu is a Japanese company with a strong presence in the UK since 1985. This makes them a popular choice – especially for excavators in the UK market. You will therefore always find a good selection of Komatsu machines for sale from operators and plant traders here, at PlantPages.
Komatsu is the world’s second largest manufacturer of construction and utility equipment. The company makes over 1,000 medium and large tracked excavators in the UK at their factory in County Durham every year.
The range is broader than just excavators, Komatsu also manufacture dozers, loaders, dump trucks and motor graders.
All Komatsu crawler excavator models start with ‘PC’ , whilst the dozer models start with a ‘D’. Wheel excavators all start ‘PW’ and the Wheel Loaders ‘WA’.
In addition to used Komatsu machines being available from dealers across the country, Komatsu have their own used remarketing arm via the exclusive dealer in the UK, Marubeni-Komatsu where they sell used Komatsu equipment directly.
With such a broad range of equipment, Komatsu covers a number of industries, from quarry & mining to demolition with their popular demolition excavators, waste & recycling, construction, road building and materials handling.
Marubeni-Komatsu stocks over 16,000 of the most popular Komatsu parts which are available for next-day UK delivery from their central warehouse in Redditch. Stocks of parts are held centrally for Europe in Belgium, many of which on a next day service. Komatsu has 500,000 square metres of warehouse space and has over 7 million pieces in stock. Getting the right part on time should not be too tricky.
The company was named after the city of Komatsu, situated on Honshu – the largest island of Japan, which is also where it was founded in 1921. One of the first machines Komatsu built was the crawler tractor, and has since then developed the world’s most extensive range of construction and mining equipment, including the world’s largest bulldozers (D575), the first hybrid excavator and the first excavator with integrated intelligent machine control technology.
It will be a little like phones used to be – where you could slide the battery out to replace with a different one in seconds. Not yet ready for Europe, Komatu’s PC01E-1 micro excavator is launching the machine, developed jointly with Honda as a rental model. Komatsu and Honda have developed the PC01E-1 by successfully electrifying the PC01 conventional micro excavator through the incorporation of the Honda Mobile Power Pack e:* and Honda eGX electrified power unit. The conventional model is typically used very close to people, trees and flowers for pipe-laying work, gardening, agriculture, livestock and the like.…>
Komatsu Europe has revealed their EU Stage V upgrade for all its backhoe loader range. The new WB93R-8, WB97R-8, WB93S-8, and WB97S-8 now feature an EU Stage V compliant engine along with proven aftertreatment technologies. They also retain all the values of the previous models. “Following the successful introduction of the -8 range, the new Stage V compliant models brings a range of high-standard features to the Komatsu Backhoe Loader family” says Alex Visentin, Product Manager at Komatsu Europe. “With a clear focus on safety, this updated Komatsu backhoe loader range is a perfect balance between great visibility, operator comfort…>
Komatsu Europe has launched its redesigned PC170LC-11 excavator. The latest addition to Komatsu’s EU Stage V emissions- compliant family; the PC170LC-11 excavator benefits from EU Stage V emissions compliance thanks to Komatsu’s aftertreatment system and a range of new customer focused options. With growing demand for environmental solutions, and urban areas becoming increasingly sensitive to emissions, the PC170LC-11 EU Stage V crawler excavator provides customers with the opportunity to participate in any tender, demonstrate environmental credentials, and future proof their investment. The PC170LC-11 excavator benefits from EU Stage V emissions compliance Paul Dickinson is Product Manager at Komatsu Europe. He says:…>
Komatsu Europe have sold their 1000th HM300 ADT. Available across Europe for nearly 20 years, the HM300 was launched on the European market back in 2003. It’s been a popular choice for plant operators, for any jobsite and under any conditions, thanks to a powerful engine, its Komatsu Traction Control System, selectable working modes for on-demand performance adjustments, a robust exterior, and advanced settings for its suspension and retarder. During a special event, the new 30 tonnes truck and a PC360 hydraulic excavator were delivered together to Imerys, the world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, at its Croix-Gérard…>
The upgraded Komatsu PW148-11, PW158-11 and PW160-11 wheeled excavators now meet EU stage V emissions regulations, and deliver more power. Improvements have been made to operator comfort, with smart safety initiatives, improved ergonomics, advances in travel performance and controllability, plus easy servicing and high levels of standard specifications. “Every job has something special”, says Michael Wadsack, Product Manager at Komatsu Europe. “. And each one requires total commitment from our customers and their machine”. He adds: “That’s what we designed these new Komatsu wheeled excavators for: maximum performance and operator comfort combined with low operating costs and effort. Environment-friendly and…>
There is always a huge choice or Komatsu mini-diggers for sale at Plantpages. This popular range of tracked excavators are amongst the top favourites for buyers of smaller diggers.
The operating weight for Komatsu mini-diggers ranges from 1 tonne to 5.3 tonnes, with digging depths of over 4 meters.
Since many of the Komatsu excavators bought in the UK were made in County Durham, the machines have a more home grown feel about them, helping to make them popular for UK buyers in the competitive crawler excavator market.
Usually finding itself in the top three for tracked excavators for sale on the Plantpages website, Komatsu are a serious player in the market with their 'PC' ranges.
With the range starting at 8 tonnes operating weight (Komatsu actually classes these as 'midi crawler excavators') and the main range topping out at 125 tonnes operating weight with the PC1250, (with...