All Japan Articles

Kobelco celebrates 90th anniversary
Japanese demolition equipment manufacturer introduced its electric mining shovel in 1930
Tsurumi gives free technical online training
Japanese pump manufacturer enables users to carry out equipment maintenance themselves
Earthquake-proof cranes
Japanese construction company rents earthquake-proof Liebherr fast-erecting cranes
Mitsubishi looks to advance CO2 capture in concrete
Japanese firm progresses research into reducing carbon emissions in construction
Construction output in Northeast Asia downgraded
The powerhouse region for global construction output shows signs of recovery despite struggles
Brakes put on Japan’s maglev railway
US$84 billion project facing costly delays over environmental concerns
New 25 tonne Kato for Davies
Kato CR-250Rv city crane joins Davies Crane Hire fleet in Wales courtesy of distributor Rivertek Services
Record high sales and lower profit at Tadano
Tadano acquisition of Demag brings highest ever sales revenue but lower profit in 12 months to end of March
Makita offers more powerful cordless tools
New XGT 40V Max range of cordless power tools said to be on a par with corded and petrol tools
Palfinger cranes for Japan
Fixed boom Palfinger Marine cranes ordered for Japanese offshore wind energy project
Nishio’s events rental taking a hit
After a strong first half to the financial year, the Japanese rental firm is expecting a drop
Sumitomo announces 175 tonne crawler
Improved features and performance for 175 tonne capacity hydraulic crawler crane from HSC in Japan
Major Japanese construction contractors halt work
Construction work halted as PM Shinzo Abe expands state of emergency nationwide
Takeuchi unveils redesigned loader
Japanese manufacturer offers ‘versatility and efficiency’ with updated loader
Hitachi responds to declining demand worldwide
Hitachi says it will ‘adjust production’ at its four Japanese plants in response to a decline in demand globally
Kobelco for Nordic Crane
It was straight to work for Nordic Crane’s new 135 tonne Kobelco crawler crane with luffing jib
Hitachi details status of production plants
Production facilities in Japan continue as normal but there are temporary closures in Russia and India
Cometto boosts Nippon Express
Total Cometto payload capacity at Nippon Express reaches 3,400 tonnes
Olympics postponed, Aggreko talking with TOCOG
Company providing power to 2020 Olympics enters discussions with organisers following postponement
Komatsu launches electric excavator
The new PC30E-5 electric mini excavator will initially be sold to the Japanese rental sector
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