New Wheeled Excavators Arrive!

New Wheeled Excavators Arrive at Ridgway

This week seen the arrival of new wheeled excavators! Two brand new Hitachi ZX170W-6 wheeled excavators were collected from Hitachi to add to the fleet.

New Wheeled Excavators Hitachi

New Hitachi ZW170W Wheeled Excavator

These latest additions are just a part of the large order made with Hitachi following the success of the first Hitachi’s added to the Ridgway fleet earlier this year.

New Wheeled Excavators Hitachi ZX170W

Hitachi ZX170W collected with Ridgway Transportation

Hitachi ZX170W-6 Wheeled Excavator

The new Hitachi ZX170W-6 wheeled excavator is powered with a 128 kW or 164 HP engine rated power capable of a 108 kN bucket digging force. It also provides a maximum digging depth of 4 960-5 720 mm and an operating weight settled on 17 000-19 100 kg.

Engine Rated Power                   128.4kW
Operating Weight         17 300 – 19 100kg
Bucket capacity                  0.52 – 0.82 m³

The ZX170W-6 is the ideal machine when working in urban areas and on roads & surfaces to prevent the damage usually created by crawler excavators.

All of our wheeled excavators are available with wide range of attachments


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Hitachi a Success at Ridgway

The introduction of Hitachi into the Ridgway fleet has been a very positve one. Hitachi machines included, ZX130LC-6 13 Ton ZX210LC-6 & ZX225US-6 20 Ton, ZX300LC-6 30 Ton, ZX350LC-6 35 Ton and ZX490LCH-6 50 Ton excavators plus the overwhelming success of the Hitachi ZW220-6 wheeled loader has chiselled an orange place in the Ridgway plant hire fleet amongst the yellow of Komatsu & JCB.

The new Zaxis-6 range from Hitachi has been designed and manufactured using cutting-edge technology to meet the ever increasing needs of the construction industry. Hitachi’s expertly engineered range incorporates advanced features built to enhance operator comfort while delivering exceptional rates of productivity. This new generation of machines offer the highest levels of performance without compromising on operational efficiency and reliability.

Ridgway Rentals offer a wheeled excavator hire service nationwide across the UK and can be on short term hire or long term contract hire – UK wide.

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