Many industries like construction, engineering, mining, manufacturing, farming use heavy equipment. Commonly, these machineries are used to speed up the process, for greater accuracy and to obtain better quality output. They come in various sizes, shapes, and models, ranging from performing conventional actions to high-tech automation.
Choosing the right machinery can be very confusing unless you assess your needs and requirements. Also, as the heavy equipment play a vital role in the project, it is essential to go with a reliable and trusted brand. Here is a list of top heavy equipment manufacturers.
Top 5 OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers)
1. Caterpillar Inc.
Caterpillar is a well-known American company that manufactures and sells an entire range of heavy equipment. The company has over 500 different products such as loaders, rollers, pavers, skid steer loaders, dozers, and excavators. Their products are marketed under the brand name of CAT and are popular for using the latest technology. With about 120 manufacturing sites and franchise across the globe, Caterpillar ensures their new and used products, attachments and spares are easily available in the market. This makes them one of the sought-after OEMs all over the world.
Komatsu is a Japanese company that has a fully owned subsidiary in India to manufacture and market their world class products to the Indian market. They have a versatile range of products from motor graders, to the dozers, excavators, crushers, cranes, wheel loaders, trucks, shovels, and the list goes on. Their USP is the machinery’s technical superiority, strength, and consistency. They are highly innovative and have launched several pioneering products for construction mining and industrial use.
Volvo, a Swedish company is renowned for manufacturing huge range of construction equipment. Wheel loaders, motor graders, backhoe loaders, mini and compact excavators, utility equipment articulated haulers are some of their hottest selling products. Their products have highest standards of superiority, quality, and safety among all the equipment manufacturers. They are also into manufacturing trucks, buses, and much other construction and mining machinery. Having service centers across the globe and offices to distribute spare-part and attachments anywhere in the world makes them a preferred choice in terms of OEMs. The best aspect of Volvo is that their machines are 95% recyclable and environment-friendly.
JCB India is the leading Construction & Agriculture Equipment Manufacturer in India. Being an Indian company, they are well versed with Indian conditions and manufacture machinery to cater to the Indian markets. They have 5 world class manufacturing facilities in India producing over 300 products. Innovation is the name of the game for this 10,000-strong worldwide workforce company which continually strives to better their best by researching and developing path-breaking products. Being an environmentally conscious organization, they are doing a lot of work to minimize energy costs and emissions.
5. Tata Hitachi
Tata Hitachi Construction Machinery is India’s leading provider of equipment and services in the construction and earth-moving industry. Some of their popular products are hydraulic excavators, mining shovels, dumpers, backhoe loaders, wheel loaders, vibratory compactors, motor graders, crawler cranes, asphalt plants and multi-utility loaders. They are valued by customers for their superior technology, customer-centric culture and taking environmental considerations in designing their products.