Kobelco’s Japanese-built excavators deliver superior fuel efficiency, low noise operation and advanced hydraulics for powerful, high performance.



From our marketing and finance managers to technical and engineering teams, everyone in the Kobelco family plays an important role in ensuring that our products are the best that they can be.

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Barry Walsh

“After a visit to Bauma with the intent to review all short radius excavators at the show, the Kobelco SK140SRLC-5 was streets ahead of the rest.”

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Excavator innovators since 1930

Much has changed for Kobelco since introducing the first electric mining shovel more than 80 years ago. However, despite growth and changes within the structure of the company, we have always remained committed to a single focus on excavator excellence.

Over the coming months, we’ll be exploring key areas of our manufacturing process at our Itsukaichi factory from the Global Engineering Center and fabrication and welding sections, to upper/lower assembly and quality control, as well as meeting some of Kobelco’s key engineers.

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Check out our brand new excavator t-shirts, reflective sports bag and scale models with US specs.

Kobelco is exhibiting at the upcoming GaLaBau trade show between 12 and 15 September in Nuremberg, Germany.
We are launching our brand new scale model SK55SRX, as well as offering a range of merchandise: apparel, workwear, kids collection, gift and scale models.

If you are not attending the trade show, you can always visit our online store.


Latest news

Kobelco to showcase smaller-capacity excavator range at Galabau

The Japanese manufacturer looks to increase its share of Germany’s competitive mini and midi-excavator sectors. Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe B.V. (KCME) is pleased to announce its attendance at the forthcoming GaLaBau international trade fair at Nuremberg on 12-15 September. Germany is one of the important markets for Kobelco with huge potential for growth, particularly in...

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Kobelco attending World Demolition Summit as a Bronze Sponsor for the second time

After a successful event in November 2017, Kobelco Construction Machinery is again participating in the World Demolition Summit as a Bronze Sponsor. This year event will take place on 7 and 8 November in Dublin, Ireland. Kobelco will be promoting two demolition machines that are currently available on the European market: SK400D-LC and SK550D-LC. The key...

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Kobelco launches super-narrow SK210SNLC-10 for the Alpine region

The new 20-tonne machine is ideal for working on narrow roads and complies with Italy’s transportation regulations. Following significant consultation with the Italian market, Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe B.V. (KCME) is pleased to announce the launch of the all-new SK210SNLC-10 excavator. The new machine enjoys the same high performance, lifting capabilities and fuel economy as...

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Kobelco Highlights

Kobelco demolition machine

Demolition machines

Kobelco SK400DLC and SK550DLC demolition machine is the next generation of high performance and cutting-edge technology.  


Dismantling machines

A choice of 2 specifications for Kobelco’s metal dismantling machines: multi dismantling and car dismantling machine.



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