Mining Excavators


The Biggest of the Big

Notable mining excavator manufacturers are Hitachi and Komatsu.


These giant diggers can reach over two million pounds!

Hitachi Models

Hitachi's giant is the EX8000-6 - weighing in at over 1.8M pounds.  You can see Hitatchi's minging diggers here: 

Komatsu Models

Komatsu is also in the hall of giants. Their PC8000-6 is at 1.7M pounds. You can see Komatsu's models at: 

Bucyrus RH400

The king of the diggers. Over two million pounds.  The specs are online here: