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Small but mighty: The role of mini and midi excavators in modern projects

Mini and midi excavators are small in size but one of the fastest growing equipment segments. Not only that, they are being packed with increasing amounts of new technology as well as powered by alternative sources, writes Andy Brown. Many manufacturers in the construction industry, certainly the larger ones, have expansive product ranges. One of…

Why mini excavator sales have outperformed the market and where they go from here

Mini excavator sales have boomed over the last 20 years. Data from Off-Highway Research shows that whereas the 2021 peak in the general construction equipment market was 10-15% higher than the previous peak of 2007, the peak in the mini excavator market was two thirds higher. The number mini excavator units sold in 2014 was…