The JCB Military Backhoe is designed for productivity, boasting high levels of operator comfort, ergonomics and durability, as well as a wide range of optional extras to tailor its performance to meet specific requirements.

We use field-proven components and technologies to manufacture the JCB Military Backhoe, resulting in strong, reliable performance and minimum downtime.

The cab is fully air-conditioned, comfortable and ergonomically designed, with 24-volt systems and seat-mounted excavator controls. The Military Backhoe can be waterproofed up to a 5ft/1.5m wading depth, can have winterization/cold start to -40°, is available in a variety of specialty paint finishes and can be equipped with Underslung Airportability for a Chinook. Convoy and blackout lighting is available, with lifting points, tie-down points and reduced height cabs for ease of transport.

Extra options

Electrical and climatic protection for specific environments

Additional storage options for specialty equipment (Rifles etc.)

Non-standard tire inflation systems

Additional guards