19 September 2019
JCB today announced the availability of the 19C-1E, the company’s first fully electric mini excavator, to customers in the United States and Canada. The 2-ton (1.9-tonne) 19C-1E is ideally suited to construction and excavation applications within enclosed or urban job sites, or noise- and emissions-sensitive environments such as hospitals and schools. It offers the same power as JCB’s diesel-powered 19C excavator yet produces zero exhaust emissions and one-fifth of the noise.
12 September 2019
The JCB 504-13 Loadall subcompact telescopic handler is named by Equipment Today magazine among the Top 50 New Contractor’s Products of 2019. The award recognizes the 504-13 Loadall as one of the most interesting new earthmoving and construction equipment products of the year, determined by construction equipment users.
11 September 2019
JCB today announced a new high-lift (HL) loader arm option for its 457 HT wheel loader. With a hinge pin height of 15 feet 5 inches—23 inches higher than the standard ZX loader arm—the JCB 457 HT HL is now the highest lifting four-cylinder, 4.5-cubicyard loader available in North America.
10 September 2019
JCB today announced the availability of two new X Series excavators in North America, the 13-ton 131X and the 15-ton 150X. Like the 220X introduced in 2018, the two new X Series models result from JCB’s four-year development program to create the industry’s most productive, comfortable and easy-to-use large tracked excavators.
24 July 2019
Two JCB apprentices won first place in the mechatronics division at the recent SkillsUSA national championships. Anthony Smith and Victor De La Cruz were tested in practical skills in pneumatic technology, electrical systems, mechanical systems and general automation techniques. Smith and De La Cruz now have the opportunity to compete in the WorldSkills championships held in Shanghai in the Fall of 2021.
18 July 2019
Equipment Source Inc. (ESI) JCB is the newest addition to the growing JCB dealer network in North America. The new JCB dealer sells and services a full range of JCB construction machines—including excavators, skid steer and compact track loaders and telehandlers—from locations in Anchorage and Fairbanks.
16 July 2019
Jade Equipment JCB is the newest addition to JCB’s growing North American dealer network. The new JCB dealership operates from the Jade Equipment premises at 47 Forest Plain Road, Oro-Medonte (Orillia), Ontario.