Off-Highway Electrification In The Spotlight

While much of the focus of electrification initially is from the commercial vehicle world and some marine, the off-highway equipment markets, construction...

Rail Maintenance Vehicle To Source Epiroc Systems

Swedish rail equipment specialist Railcare said it plans to manufacture a zero-emission battery-powered MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle) with a range of applications for...

Volvo Invests In Wireless Charging

Volvo Group Venture Capital AB, a subsidiary of the Volvo Group, has announced an investment in Momentum Dynamics Inc – a Philadelphia-based company developing...

Sandvik To Acquire Artisan Vehicle Systems

Sandvik AB has acquired privately owned Artisan Vehicle Systems, a manufacturer of battery-powered underground mining equipment based in Camarillo, Calif. Terms were not disclosed.

Volvo CE To Go Electric On Compact Machines

Volvo Construction Equipment (CE) announced that it is planning to launch an electric range of Volvo branded compact wheel loaders and compact...

Battery-Powered Forklift Named World Ag Expo’s Top 10

Every year, World Ag Expo showcases the winners of its Top-10 New Products Competition during its Feb. 12-14, 2019 event in Tulare,...

Cummins & Hyundai Develop Mini-Excavator

Cummins Inc. and Hyundai Construction Equipment (HCE) have announced a jointly developed electric powered mini-excavator. HCE and Cummins agreed to collaborate on the design and...

Caterpillar’s EV Move: Investment in Fisker

Caterpillar Inc., which has been somewhat quiet about electrification and alternative powertrains, at least publicly, has made an interesting and possibly significant move with...

Hybrid & Electric Telescopic Handlers Unveiled

As part of its E-Deutz strategy, Deutz AG presented a modular electrification kit system which has been installed as a fully-working prototype in two...

Volvo CE Shows e-Compact Wheel Loader

Volvo Construction Equipment has unveiled its latest concept machine – the LX2 – an electric compact wheel loader prototype. Volvo CE also demonstrated its...