Contractors World UK & Ireland Vol 4 No 2 - page 51

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Contractors World - UK & Ireland Vol 4 No 2
and the 725 and 730 articulated dumptruck
models, the latter of which will be in action
in the face demonstration area.
Hillhead 2014 will mark the launch of
a strategic move by
i
nto the UK
quarrying and mining sectors, with the
company exhibiting a selection from their
new Dash-5 wheel loader range, which
consists of 14 different models from 2
tonnes up to 47 tonnes.
These sit alongside a range of 12 rigid
dumptrucks and the world-renowned
large-size Hitachi excavators.
The
stand at
Hillhead2014will feature a total
of nine machines including two
brand new models – the 42.6
tonne R430LC-9A crawler
excavator and the 12-tonne
R125LC-9A midi-excavator.
Taking centre stage, the
R430LC-9A is powered by
a low-emission, low-noise
Cummins QSL9 Tier 4 Interim/Stage
IIIB engine which offers a power
output of 231kW (310hp).
Making its world debut, the
R125LC-9A short-tail-swing midi-
excavator is fitted with a Tier 4
Interim/Stage IIIB-compliant Perkins
1204E engine.
Taking centre stage a
t
will
be new fuel-saving models which will all
be making their UK debuts, including the
new 457 wheel loader, the updated JS360
tracked excavator and a new series of
compact excavators.
Offering a fuel saving of around 16%
compared with the previous model, the
new 457 is the first machine from JCB
to utilize the company’s next-generation
CommandPlus cab which is said to offer
the ultimate in operator comfort.
Taking centre stage on the
stand will be the complete
Dash-7 wheel loader range, including
the EU Stage IIIB-compliant WA320-7,
Hyundai R430LC-9A
crawler excavator
Hitachi dash-5 technology
in wheel loader range
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