Oct. 23, 2020

HITACHI sells electric excavators in Europe

Bildquelle: Newsitch.jp

Hitachi Construction Machinery Co, Ltd. has begun accepting orders for the ZE85, an eight-ton class hydraulic excavator. The battery-powered ZE85 excavator was developed in collaboration between SUNCAR HK AG and HITACHI EAC. It was presented at bauma2019. HITACHI anticipates growing demand for electric machines. The company has already received inquiries from Norway and Germany and is seeking orders for more than 25 units by the end of this year and 50 units by 2021.

If you know Japanese, you might be interested in the original press release. In addition to some technical specifications, a price level is also given.

Link to japanese press article

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