Hitachi Construction Machinery - North America
Customer Articles
Excavating the slopes
September 14, 2016
Excavating the slopes
Whether it’s tunneling under historic homes, working on a trophy home in a private community or repairing a broken line in the middle of the night, John Whiteley is the go-to guy in Park City, Utah. And generally, he’ll be on site with a Hitachi excavator in 30 minutes.
Hitachi on the harbor
June 27, 2016
Hitachi on the harbor
In the small city of Valdez, Alaska, terminus port of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System, Hitachi excavators are working on a big project: The City of Valdez New Harbor Development Project, a multi-year, multi-phase project to build a new harbor basin and upland facilities.
Ultimate ROI with Hitachi rental units
June 27, 2016
Ultimate ROI with Hitachi rental units
If you ask Rob Wilson, vice president of fleet services for Stephenson’s Rental Services, why the company chooses Hitachi excavators, it seems he has an unlimited number of good reasons.
Taking underground work to a new level
April 5, 2016
Taking underground work to a new level
Leading utility contractor Con-Elco Ltd. is on a mission for continuous improvement and efficiency. And the company is using Hitachi excavators to take underground work to a new level of quality.
Sustainable solutions with Hitachi
April 5, 2016
Sustainable solutions with Hitachi
In the Chugach Mountains, about 1,310 ft. (399 m) above the city of Valdez, Alaska, Hitachi excavators are helping to deliver sustainable solutions by working on a hydroelectric site.
Lafontaine Inc. adds six Hitachi excavators to fleet
April 1, 2016
Lafontaine Inc. adds six Hitachi excavators to fleet
Frankie Lafontaine, owner and president of Lafontaine Inc., and his son François recently traveled over 1,600 km (1,000 miles) to see the newest additions to their Hitachi fleet.