All Japan Articles

Hitachi-Deere joint venture officially dissolved
Deere acquires three former Hitachi-Deere factories as OEMs set to compete in same markets
Japan agrees US$2.1 billion loan with the Philippines for Metro
Loan will be used to expand transportation links in the capital of Manila, Philippines
Tadano announces 12 tonne hydraulic loader cranes
Three 22 tonne-metre straight boom loader cranes are new from Tadano for international markets
Tadano launches 16 tonne RT crane
Japanese manufacturer announces latest G5 version of 16 tonne capacity “mini roughter” crane for the home market
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
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 
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