Volvo Electric Compact Excavator Prototype Wins Award

Volvo Construction Equipment’s (Volvo CE) 100% electric compact excavator prototype – known as the EX2 – has won the Equipment & Machinery Award in...
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NPP Presents: Cat’s Electric Wheel Loader

Todd Tentlund, product application specialist for Caterpillar, discussing the 988K XE, the company’s first wheel loader with an electric drivetrain.

ZF, ZAPI Announce Electric Drives Cooperation

ZF Friedrichshafen AG has agreed on a strategic cooperation with Italian electric motion control specialist ZAPI. The aim of the cooperation is to offer...

Electrification on the Farm

With electrification gaining attention from vehicle  manufacturers attention in just about every market segment, it should be no surprise that the biennial Agritechnica farm...

Nikola Purchase Paves Way For Watercraft, UTVs

Nikola Powersports Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, announced it has acquired Free Form Factory Inc., with the plan to expand its reach to include...

More Electrification: Danfoss Acquires Visedo

The interest in electrification continues to expand into more traditional powertrain markets with the announcement that Denmark’s Danfoss is acquiring Visedo Oy, Lappeenranta, Finland...

Atlas Copco To Focus On Zero-Emission Underground Mining

Atlas Copco said its development work with underground mining equipment will be focused on zero-emission and battery-driven machinery. The company said it has immediate...

Deutz Makes Electrification Move

German diesel engine manufacturer Deutz AG, Cologne, has made an interesting move into the world electrification with the acquisition of Torqeedo GmbH, Starnberg, Germany....

Cat’s First Electric Drive Wheel Loader

Caterpillar has introduced the 988K XE, its first electric drive wheel loader.  The 988K XE drive system features switched reluctance (SR) technology drive motor,...