All Japan Articles

New and updated HSC crawler cranes
Three updated models in 80, 100 and 180 tonne capacities, plus a new 100 tonne HD model are now available
Trackunit Apps now available in Japanese
Japanese versions of Trackunit Manager and Trackunit Go launched for rental companies, OEMs and fleet owners
Out of this world: Komatsu developing technology for construction in space
Komatsu will contribute to Japan’s research and development of outer space construction activities
Maeda and Deutz launch electric crawler crane
The CC 1485 mini crawler crane has an all-electric drive and was shown at a Deutz Days trade event
Tadano to use solar power on Japanese site
Generating solar power at new Japanese crane factory will reduce CO2 emissions by 18 per cent
Kobelco produces its 300,000th excavator
Japanese construction equipment reaches milestone with ‘sense of gratitude toward everyone’
Exclusive: Deere, Hitachi reveal plans beyond joint venture
OEMs talk about future strategies when partnership ends early next year 
SmartEquip launches in Japan
E-procurement network now available in Japan through partnership with Diamond Construction Equipment
New 25 tonne Tadano rough terrain crane
Japanese manufacturer announces updated 25 tonne capacity GR-250N rough terrain crane for domestic market
Design award for Tadano truck mount
Japan’s IDEA recognised the 32m AT-320XTG for its compactness and redesigned, lighweight boom 
Cat launches remote control kit for large excavators
Cat Command for Excavating now available on six 20 to 40 tonne excavators in the North American and Japanese construction equipment markets
Pushing the limits for wind tower construction: design matters
Pushing the limits for wind tower construction, part two
Kubota chairman awarded France’s National Medal
Masatoshi Kimata, Kubota’s chairman and representative director, is presented with the National Order of Merit Medal from France
Honda and Komatsu team up for electric mini excavator
Partnership aims to allow Honda’s MPP batteries to be used with various Komatsu equipment
Komatsu reveals concept electric remote-control mini excavator
Manufacturer has announced concept machine, which is fully electric and operated by remote control
Trackunit expands in Asia Pacific
New offices and senior appointment in the region for Trackunit
Trackunit expands into Asia Pacific
Telematics company Trackunit has opened a regional HQ in Singapore, appoints a new SVP 
Compaction fleet expansion
Salim and Daikyo joint venture orders four Liebherr duty cycle cranes in 12 months to meet high demand for compaction work
Komatsu celebrates 100th anniversary
Manufacturer marks centenary with a new community facility, employee project and a commemorative website 
Work starts on Japan’s 100MW solar plant
Canadian Solar’s US$230 million Azuma Kofuji facility will provide clean energy for the Fukushima area
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