Hitachi to Unveil New Excavator at Bauma

Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV (HCME) will present the new ZX490LCH-6 large excavator at the Bauma event (April 11-17) in Munich, Germany.

Designed and engineered to meet the demands of large-scale construction projects and quarries, it offers high level of durability without compromising on efficiency.

With added protection for key components and high-quality materials, the new Zaxis-6 large excavator offers reliability and availability.

Burkhard Janssen, General Manager of the Product Management and Engineering Department at HCME, says, “The ZX490LCH-6 offers a comfortable working environment for operators, and is fast and precise, thanks to the efficiency of the hydraulic system. It is renowned for low fuel consumption, as well as high productivity, ensuring a profitable return on investment.

The excavator incorporates Hitachi technology developed specifically for the Zaxis-6 large excavator range, and has versatile features for a wide range of challenging working environments.